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Creative Entertainment Center


Creative Entertainment Center is a program developed by Creative Technology Ltd. The main program executable is ec.exe. The software installer includes 31 files and is usually about 11.55 MB (12,106,496 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 38% of users of Creative Entertainment Center come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.creative.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Creative\Entertainment Center
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\09\01\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{C
Estimated size: 11.55 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Creative Entertainment Center

Program executable:ec.exe
Name:Creative Entertainment Center
Path:C:\Program Files\creative\entertainment center\ec.exe
Additional files:
  • MFInfou.dll - Creative Media File Information Module (DLL to get media file information)
  • RecEnumu.dll - Recording Device Enumeration Component
  • HWAboutU.DLL - Creative Dialog Skin Engine About Box
  • CTXMLPsu.dll - Creative Technology Ltd XML Parser (Creative XML Parser Engine File)
  • CTMetaDu.dll - CTMETADB Dynamic Link Library (CTMETADB DLL)
  • CTWMPEnu.dll - CTWMPEng Dynamic Link Library (CTWMPEng DLL)
  • ECPlayer.dll - Creative Entertainment Center (Entertainment Center Player)
  • RCTmSclu.dll - Time Scale DLL
  • CTDBEngu.dll - CTDBEng Dynamic Link Library (CTDBEng DLL)
  • CTDRMRes.dll - Creative DRM UI Resource DLL
  • CTLogDBu.dll - CTLogDB Dynamic Link Library (CTLogDB)
  • CTMEMDBu.dll - CTMEMDB Dynamic Link Library (CTMEMDB DLL)
  • CTNJBDBu.dll - CTNJBDB Dynamic Link Library (CTNJBDB DLL)
  • FmtQuryu.dll - Creative Format Query Module
  • VDJPlayu.dll - Creative VDJ Playback System
  • HookWndU.dll - Creative Dialog Skin Engine
  • NmdPlayu.dll - Nomad Playback Component
  • EffcMgru.dll - Creative Effect Manager
  • CodcMgru.dll - Creative Codec Manager
  • CrBufEnu.dll - Circular Buffer Engine
  • CTPlyQ2U.dll - Creative MediaSource (Playback Queue Module)
  • ECAudSet.dll - Entertainment Center (Entertainment Center Audio Settings)
  • PlxLoadu.dll - Creative Plex Loader
  • CTDRMUIu.dll - Creative DRM UI
  • CTSPB.dll - Creative Module
  • CTVisAud.dll - Creative Engine (Creative Vista Audio Engine)
  • CTIntrfu.dll - CTIntrfc
  • CTRegSvu.exe - CTRegSvr

How do I remove Creative Entertainment Center?

Quickly and completely remove Creative Entertainment Center from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Creative Entertainment Center 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 Creative Entertainment Center, 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 Creative Entertainment Center.

Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win Vista (SP2) 4%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.78%
Windows 8 11.11%
Windows XP 6.67%
Windows Vista 4.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 53.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.67%
Windows 8 Pro 6.67%
Windows 7 Professional 4.44%
Windows 10 Home 2.22%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.46% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.46%
  Germany 17.31%
  Australia 7.69%
  United Kingdom 7.69%
  Belgium 3.85%
  Netherlands 3.85%
  Austria 1.92%
  Czech Republic 1.92%
  France 1.92%
  Greece 1.92%
  India 1.92%
  Malaysia 1.92%
  Norway 1.92%
  Poland 1.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
Acer 14.81%
Medion 14.81%
Dell 11.11%
American Megatrends 11.11%
Intel 7.41%
ASUS 7.41%
Packard Bell 3.70%
Lenovo 3.70%
Common models
Acer Aspire 5750G 6.06%
TOSHIBA Satellite M45 3.03%
TOSHIBA Satellite L355 3.03%
Gigabyte P55-USB3 3.03%
Gigabyte EX38-DS5 3.03%

About Creative Technology Ltd

Creative designs, manufactures and distributes digitized sound and video boards, computers and related multimedia, and personal digital entertainment products.
Publisher URL: us.creative.com


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