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Should I remove Creative WaveStudio 7?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,380
United States Rank #2,000
Reach 0.3062%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.36 days
453.19 days >
Average installed length: 238.12 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
7.14 72.08%
7.12 27.92%

Other programs by Creative Technology Ltd

Creative WaveStudio 7

What is Creative WaveStudio 7?  (from Creative Technology Ltd)

Wave Studio is a Windows application that allows you to perform the following sound editing functions easily play, edit, and record 8-bit (tape quality) and 16-bit (CD quality) wave files, enhance your wave files or create unique sounds with various special effects and editing operations such as rap, reverse, echo, mut...  Read more

Overview

Creative WaveStudio 7 is a software program developed by Creative Technology Ltd. The most common release is 7.14, 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 ctwave.exe. The setup package generally installs about 59 files and is usually about 3.26 MB (3,414,028 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 54% of users of Creative WaveStudio 7 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.creative.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Creative\WaveStudio 7
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\09\01\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{2
Estimated size: 3.26 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Creative WaveStudio 7

Program executable:ctwave.exe
Name:Creative WaveStudio
Path:C:\Program Files\creative\wavestudio 7\ctwave.exe
MD5:755d6210a478cbb22d3ab9b2dbca551a
Additional files:
  • MFInfo.dll - Creative Media File Information Module (DLL to get media file information)
  • CTAudEp.dll - Audio Endpoint Selection
  • CTAudCln.dll - Creative AudioCleanup (Creative Audio Cleanup)
  • Ws32res.dll - Creative WaveStudio
  • CTAbout.dll - Creative About Box
  • CTNet.exe - CTNet

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • CTWave.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D225ACBA-AF6A-4902-87DE-7E5FB5F36B25}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Creative WaveStudio 7?

Quickly and completely remove Creative WaveStudio 7 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 WaveStudio 7 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 WaveStudio 7, 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 WaveStudio 7.

USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#2,380
 
REACH
~0.31%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.33%
Windows 8 10.41%
Windows XP 6.56%
Windows Vista 4.61%
Windows Server 2003 0.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.49%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.14%
Windows 7 Professional 19.07%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.63%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.34%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.60% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 53.60%
  Germany 9.23%
  United Kingdom 6.30%
  Canada 3.94%
  France 2.73%
  Australia 2.09%
  Netherlands 2.05%
  Japan 1.81%
  Italy 1.57%
  Poland 1.03%
  Sweden 0.97%
  Belgium 0.86%
  Spain 0.82%
  Finland 0.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 42.89%
GIGABYTE 21.22%
Hewlett-Packard 9.12%
Acer 7.98%
Intel 6.54%
ASUS 6.45%
American Megatrends 2.58%
Alienware 2.23%
Lenovo 0.55%
Sahara 0.45%
Common models
Dell XPS 8300 9.72%
ASUS All Series 6.75%
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 6.57%
Dell Studio XPS 9100 4.05%
Dell Dell XPS420 3.42%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 3.06%

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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