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Global Rank #8,298
United States Rank #8,160
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 27.64 days
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Average installed length: 283.33 days

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What is Drumaxx?  (from Image-Line)

Drumaxx is not based on samples or even commonly used 'synthesis' techniques, where oscillators are mixed and the result is always 'electronic'. Drumaxx uses modelling algorithms to create bass drums, hi-hats, snares, realistic and electronic sounds too. But what about the traditional 'Achilles' heel' of synthesis, cy...  Read more


Drumaxx is a program developed by Image-Line. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is Drumaxx.exe. The software installer includes 76 files and is usually about 12.54 MB (13,143,964 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 42% of users of Drumaxx come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.image-line.com/plugins/Synths/drumaxx
Help link: www.image-line.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\image-line\drumaxx
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Drumaxx\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 12.54 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Drumaxx

Program executable:Drumaxx.exe
Name:IL MiniHost
IL MiniHost application
Path:C:\Program Files\image-line\drumaxx\Drumaxx.exe
Additional files:
  • IL Drumaxx.dll - Drumaxx v1.2.2 VSTi/FL
  • IL Drumpad.dll - Drumpad 1.2.2 VSTi/FL
  • Drumaxx.exe - IL MiniHost (IL MiniHost application)
  • Uninstall.exe
  • AudioRestore.dll (by iZotope) - Audio Restore (Audio Restore (VST))
  • DelZip179.dll (by DelphiZip) - DelphiZip (freeware Zip/Unzip)
  • DrumSynth_Eng.dll (by maxim digital audio) - Fruity DrumSynth Live
  • DrumSynth_Eng_x64.dll - Fruity DrumSynth Live engine
  • ds2wav.dll (by maxim digital audio) - DrumSynth (Makes .WAV files from DrumSynth .DS files)
  • dsp_ipp.dll
  • dsplib.dll
  • DX10 VSTi.dll - DX10 VSTi
  • Elastique.dll
  • FL Studio VSTi.dll - FL Studio VSTi
  • FL.exe - FL Studio (FL Studio engine launcher)
  • FLEngine.dll - FL Studio engine
  • Gladiator.dll (by Tone2.com Audiosoftware) - Tone2 Gladiator VST Synthesizer
  • Groove Machine.dll - Groove Machine 1.0.2
  • Groove Machine.exe
  • Hardcore.dll - Hardcore v1.1.3 VST/FL
  • Hardcore.exe - vsthost Application
  • IL Delay Bank.dll - IL Delay Bank
  • IL Delay.dll - IL Delay
  • IL DrumSynth Live.dll - IL DrumSynth Live
  • IL Edison.dll - IL Edison
  • IL EQUO.dll - IL EQUO
  • IL Flangus.dll - IL Flangus
  • IL Gross Beat.dll - IL Gross Beat
  • IL Harmless.dll - IL Harmless
  • IL Harmor.dll - IL Harmor
  • IL Love Philter.dll - IL LovePhilter
  • IL Maximus.dll - IL Maximus
  • IL Multiband Compressor.dll - IL Multiband Compressor
  • IL Notebook.dll - IL Notebook
  • IL Ogun.dll - IL Ogun/IL Autogun
  • IL Parametric EQ 2.dll - IL Parametric EQ 2
  • IL Parametric EQ.dll - IL Parametric EQ
  • IL Slicex.dll - IL Slicex
  • IL Spectroman.dll - IL Spectroman
  • IL Stereo Enhancer.dll - IL Stereo Enhancer
  • IL Vocoder.dll - IL Vocoder
  • IL Vocodex.dll - IL Vocodex
  • IL Wave Candy.dll - IL Wave Candy
  • IL WaveShaper.dll - IL WaveShaper
  • iZAlloy.dll (by iZotope) - iZotope Alloy (iZotope Alloy (Core))
  • iZAudioRestore.dll - Audio Restore (Core)
  • iZotope Alloy.dll - iZotope Alloy (VST)
  • iZotope Ozone 4.dll - iZotope Ozone 4 (iZotope Ozone 4 (VST))
  • iZotope Trash 2.dll - iZotope Trash 2 (iZotope Trash 2 (VST))
  • iZotope Trash.dll - iZotope Trash (Trash)
  • iZOzone4.dll - iZotope Ozone 4 (Core)
  • iZTrash2.dll - iZotope Trash 2 (Core)
  • Kontakt 5 16out.dll (by Native Instruments GmbH) - Native Instruments Kontakt 5 (Kontakt 5)
  • Kontakt 5 8out.dll (by Native Instruments GmbH)
  • Kontakt 5.dll
  • LAMEenc.dll
  • Morphine.dll - Morphine v1.5.6 VSTi/FLi
  • Morphine.exe - MiniHost
  • oggio.dll - Oggio (OGG input/output library)
  • OpenAsio.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • FL.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{05B9866C-ABB6-470F-92A2-BAB2BA78AA87}' (runs on registration).
  • Hardcore.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5418F453-CAB5-4780-BBB5-145FDB7BF0B1}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • FL.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Image-Line\FL Studio 10\FL.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:82.65 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0046602928%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00381142%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00084887%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,647,925,221
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:53.86 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:7.7 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Drumaxx?

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

Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.10%
Windows 8 26.41%
Windows Vista 5.13%
Windows XP 4.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.99%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.82%
Windows 8.1 8.47%
Windows 7 Professional 7.45%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.78%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.24%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.99% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.99%
  United Kingdom 4.97%
  Germany 4.42%
  France 4.42%
  Canada 3.98%
  Netherlands 3.20%
  Italy 2.54%
  Sweden 2.32%
  Finland 1.99%
  Australia 1.55%
  Russia 1.55%
  Belgium 1.44%
  India 1.33%
  DZ 1.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.19%
Acer 16.26%
Dell 16.06%
ASUS 13.41%
Toshiba 8.33%
Lenovo 5.08%
Samsung 3.05%
Alienware 1.83%
Intel 1.02%
MSI 1.02%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.80%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.46%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.46%
Alienware Alienware 14 2.23%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.23%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.23%

About Image-Line

Image-Line is best known for its digital audio workstation program FL Studio and audio plugins such as Sytrus.
Publisher URL: www.image-line.com


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