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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,318
United States Rank #24,107
Reach 0.0204%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 212.02 days
756.27 days >
Average installed length: 397.36 days


5.1.2 98.60%
5.1.1 1.40%

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Cubase 5

What is Cubase 5?  (from Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH)

Spatious orchestral arrangements, experimental indie pop, floor-filling electronic music or enthralling metal — Cubase offers dedicated tools for all of these musical genres and many more. The world's most popular DAW lets you record, edit and mix your songs like a musician, while providing you a professional, studio...  Read more


Cubase 5 is a program developed by Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH. The most used version is 5.1.2, 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 main program executable is Cubase5.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 505.92 KB (518,062 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 16% of users of Cubase 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.steinberg.net/en/products/cubase/start.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steinberg\Cubase 5\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{51AC53CA-6D26-459A-9BDF-53BAEB3E11A3}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 505.92 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Cubase 5

Program executable:Cubase5.exe
Name:Cubase for Windows
Path:C:\Program Files\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Cubase5.exe
Additional files:
  • Cubase5.exe - Cubase for Windows (Cubase)
  • Cubase5xa.exe
  • tbb.dll (by Intel) - Threading Building Blocks (Threading Building Blocks library)
  • eacdll.dll - EAC Dynamic Link Library
  • SYNSOACC.dll (by Antony_GR) - SYNCROSOFT SYNSOACC (Steinberg USB Emulator)
  • Rex Shared Library.dll (by Propellerhead Software AB) - n/a (REX Shared library)
  • pulseOSC.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Cubase5.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A5DBF095-8507-40D8-844B-4D699CC2FC8C}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Cubase 5?

Quickly and completely remove Cubase 5 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Cubase 5 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 Cubase 5, 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 Cubase 5.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.63%
Windows 8 20.98%
Windows XP 5.94%
Windows Vista 2.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.07%
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.67%
Windows 7 Professional 13.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.96%
Windows 8.1 5.61%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

16.21% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 16.21%
  France 10.69%
  United Kingdom 7.59%
  Italy 5.86%
  Spain 4.14%
  MA 3.79%
  Brazil 3.79%
  Netherlands 3.79%
  Sweden 3.10%
  Argentina 3.10%
  Czech Republic 3.10%
  Israel 2.41%
  Germany 2.41%
  Canada 2.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.54%
Acer 20.96%
Dell 17.96%
ASUS 11.38%
Toshiba 5.39%
Samsung 2.99%
American Megatrends 2.40%
Intel 1.80%
Lenovo 1.80%
Apple 1.20%
Sahara 1.20%
Common models
HP EliteBook 6930p 5.76%
ASUS All Series 5.04%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.32%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.88%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.88%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.16%

About Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH

Steinberg is a musical software and equipment company tat mainly produces music recording, arranging and editing software as used in digital audio workstations and VSTi software synthesizers.
Publisher URL: www.steinberg.net


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