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Should I remove Acer Crystal Eye webcam Ver:?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
26% remove it74% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #7,680
United States Rank #13,740
Reach 0.0625%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.92 days
499.17 days >
Average installed length: 262.28 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.1.74.216 100.00%

Acer Crystal Eye webcam Ver:1.1.74.216

What is Acer Crystal Eye webcam Ver:?

Acer Crystal Eye Webcam is pre-installed with all Acer laptops that include a built in camera. Crystal Eye Webcam requires a specific driver to properly function as opposed to the standard Windows drivers.

Overview

A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is CrystalEye.exe. The software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 1.28 MB (1,342,481 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.chicony.com.tw
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acer\Acer Crystal Eye webcam
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{D0ACE89D-EC7F-470F-80BE-4C98ED366B32}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 1.28 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Acer Crystal Eye webcam Ver:1.1.74.216

Program executable:CrystalEye.exe
Name:Acer Crystal Eye
Acer Crystal Eye Snapshot tool
Path:C:\Program Files\Acer\Acer Crystal Eye webcam\CrystalEye.exe
MD5:414c9cff38bc9801a5bb3a25180dfe10
Additional files:
  • CrystalEye.exe - Acer Crystal Eye (Acer Crystal Eye Snapshot tool)
  • EvoParser.dll (by Cyberlink) - Cyberlink Product Evolution Parser DLL
  • wmv9webcamenc.dll - WMV9 Webcam Encoding Filter
  • WebcamApplication.exe - Video Webcam Application
  • videothumbnail.dll
  • imagesnapshot.dll
  • WebCam.exe (by CyberLink) - WebCam
  • atl71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (ATL Module for Windows (Unicode))
  • GdiPlus.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft GDI+
  • MFC71.dll - MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version
  • MFC71u.dll
  • mfc90.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008
  • msvcp71.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr71.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • msvcr90.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • CrystalEye.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{AF66670D-D6F1-4E91-834B-613069A9D835}' (runs on registration).

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  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
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    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win XP 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 26%
Keep it 74%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#7,680

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.46%
Windows Vista 21.35%
Windows 8 4.57%
Windows XP 2.63%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 52.69%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 19.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.37%
Windows 7 Professional 3.31%
Microsoft Windows XP 2.51%
Windows Vista Home Basic 1.94%

Distribution by countryGeography

16.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 16.25%
  Germany 11.20%
  United Kingdom 8.78%
  Italy 8.01%
  Canada 6.15%
  France 4.94%
  Spain 3.73%
  Belgium 2.31%
  Netherlands 2.20%
  Brazil 2.09%
  Sweden 1.87%
  India 1.87%
  Australia 1.65%
  Greece 1.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 96.40%
Dell 1.05%
Hewlett-Packard 0.93%
ASUS 0.93%
Lenovo 0.35%
Gateway 0.12%
Samsung 0.12%
Sahara 0.12%
Common models
Acer Aspire 5738 37.43%
Acer Aspire 5536 11.82%
Acer Aspire 7736 11.47%
Acer Aspire 5517 7.18%
Acer Aspire 7738 5.56%
Acer Aspire 7540 5.21%

About Chicony Electronics Co.,Ltd

Chicony Electronics is an electronics manufacturer whose products include input devices, power supplies and digital image products.
Publisher URL: www.chicony.com.tw

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