Your Media Codec is out of date popup - How to remove?


“Your Media Codec is out of date” popup is advertising rogue program : WinCodecPro. This is a malicious paid video codec that is not able to play any video, but to milk money from your valet instead. You will get numerous popups stating that :

WARNING. Warning! Media codec has been destroyed. Risk of losing all your audio video files high. To resolve this issue, update your media codec immediately.


WARNING. Your media codec is out of date. Press OK to update now. 

Suuuure… after you download this codec you will be asked to pay for it and till then all your video files might become unplayable. Though… this will not change after you pay as the  WinCoDecPro is a dupe. 

You should remove these popups as soon as you notice them.


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Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Your Media Codec is out of date popup, such activity can permanently damage your system if any mistakes are made in the process, as advanced spyware parasites are able to automatically repair themselves if not completely removed. Thus, manual spyware removal is recommended for experienced users only, such as IT specialists or highly qualified system administrators. For other users, we recommend using Spyhunter or other tools found on


It is impossible to list all file names and locations of modern parasites. You can identify remaining parasites, other Your Media Codec is out of date popup infected files and get help in Your Media Codec is out of date popup removal by using Spyhunter scanner. 


Your Media Codec is out of date popup screenshots

WinCoDecPro popup picture

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