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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,926
United States Rank #3,279
Reach 0.1194%
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Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.20 days
389.30 days >
Average installed length: 204.55 days


3.5.12 8.35%
3.5.11 10.02%
3.5.10 0.06%
3.5.9 0.06%
3.5.8 4.42%
3.5.5 54.83%
3.5.4 17.96%
3.5.3 1.13%
3.5.2 0.18%
3.5.0 0.06%
3.0.9 0.18%
3.0.8 1.61%
3.0.7 0.84%
3.0.6 0.24%
3.0.4 0.06%

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ArtRage Studio

What is ArtRage Studio?  (from Ambient Design)

ArtRage Studio has a large set of natural painting tools such as oil paints and watercolors, along with utilities to make painting easier like layers, and tracing images. It’s ideal for anyone who wants to paint or draw on their computer, regardless of skill level. ArtRage knows how much paint is on your canvas so as ...  Read more


ArtRage Studio is a software program developed by Ambient Design. The most common release is 3.5.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named ArtRage Studio.exe. The setup package generally installs about 18 files and is usually about 86.34 MB (90,530,921 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 71% of users of ArtRage Studio come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Argentina.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.artrage.com
Help link: www.artrage.com/artrage3-support.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ambient Design\ArtRage Studio\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{EF08C44C-4241-41DC-A37E-483C6CDAFBCD}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 86.34 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ArtRage Studio

Program executable:ArtRage Studio.exe
Name:ArtRage Studio
Path:C:\Program Files\Ambient Design\ArtRage Studio\ArtRage Studio.exe
Additional files:
  • AR3Thumb.dll - AR3Thumb Thumbnail Shell Extension (Shell extension for generating ArtRage Painting file (*.ptg) thumbnails in file explorer windows.)
  • AR3Thumb64.dll
  • ArtRage Studio.exe - ArtRage Studio

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ArtRage Studio.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{17030C52-78DE-4995-8FC0-DB4CF0DF5EF9}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove ArtRage Studio?

Quickly and completely remove ArtRage Studio from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ArtRage Studio from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  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.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ArtRage Studio, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove ArtRage Studio.

Win 8 78%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 77.71%
Windows 7 21.10%
Windows XP 0.66%
Windows Vista 0.54%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 38.91%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.99%
Windows 8 11.03%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.73%
Windows 10 Home 5.64%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 4.02%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.94% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.94%
  Canada 6.13%
  Argentina 3.85%
  Brazil 3.42%
  Mexico 2.47%
  Germany 1.19%
  United Kingdom 1.14%
  Chile 0.66%
  France 0.62%
  Australia 0.62%
  Iran 0.62%
  Colombia 0.52%
  Italy 0.47%
  Israel 0.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 70.71%
Hewlett-Packard 8.89%
Dell 5.93%
MSI 4.94%
ASUS 4.49%
Acer 2.96%
Lenovo 2.07%
Common models
Intel Corporation Intel p... 7.52%
Sony SVE14A27CXH 6.93%
Sony SVT15115CXS 5.08%
Sony SVF14N13CXB 4.69%
Sony SVT15112CXS 4.39%
Sony SVE14A35CXH 3.91%


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