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Microsoft Expression Encoder 2


Microsoft Expression Encoder 2 is a program developed by Microsoft. 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 EncoderUI.exe. The software installer includes 133 files and is usually about 26.42 MB (27,708,046 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 70% of users of Microsoft Expression Encoder 2 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=75064
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Expression\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Expression\Encoder 2\Setup\XSetup.exe" -x -AppLangIC:1033 "-manifesC:EncoderManifest.cab" "-sourcC:C:\Program Files\Micros
Estimated size: 26.42 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Expression Encoder 2

Program executable:EncoderUI.exe
Expression Encoder
Path:C:\Program Files\Microsoft Expression\Encoder 2\EncoderUI.exe
Additional files:
  • Microsoft.Windows.Design.dll - Windows Presentation Foundation Design Time Library
  • sldlext.dll - DownLevel Software Licensing Client Extension Dll
  • DSITF.DLL - Microsoft Office Document Update Utility Proxy
  • IEAWSDC.DLL - Microsoft Office Template and Media Control (2007 Microsoft Office component)
  • DSSM.EXE - Microsoft Office Document Update Utility
  • MSOCFU.DLL - Microsoft Office Client Frame Utilities
  • AUTHZAX.DLL - Microsoft Office Authorization Control
  • ImportSrv.exe - Microsoft Expression Media Importer
  • EEScreen.resources.dll - Expression Encoder Screen Capture (EEScreen)
  • OIS.EXE - Microsoft Office Picture Manager
  • DSETUP.dll - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct driver preloader)
  • dsetup32.dll - DirectX Setup - 32-bit piece
  • DXSETUP.exe - Microsoft® DirectX für Windows® (Microsoft DirectX-Setup)
  • MSOCF.DLL - Microsoft Office Client Frame
  • msvcp71.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr71.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • CDLMSO.DLL - 2007 Microsoft Office system (Microsoft CDL)
  • CLVIEW.EXE - Microsoft Office Help Viewer
  • HLP95EN.DLL - Microsoft Office WinHelp Utility DLL
  • Media.exe - Microsoft Expression Media 2
  • MediaLib.dll - Microsoft Expression Media Support Library
  • MediaQTLib.dll
  • Wordconv.exe - Word Converter
  • XSetup.exe - Microsoft Expression Encoder (Microsoft Expression Encoder Setup)
  • XSetup.resources.dll
  • XSetupAct.dll - Microsoft Expression Encoder Setup Action File
  • XSetupAct.resources.dll
  • XSetupLic.dll - Microsoft Expression Encoder Setup Licensing File
  • XSetupLic.resources.dll
  • XSetupSqm.dll - Microsoft Expression Encoder Setup CEIP File
  • XSetupSqm.resources.dll
  • XSetupUI.dll - Microsoft Expression Encoder Setup User Interface
  • XSetupUI.resources.dll
  • GraphicsCore.dll - Microsoft Expression Design
  • ExpressionWeb.exe - Microsoft Expression Web 4
  • fpacutl.dll - Microsoft Expression Web Utilities
  • fpcutl.dll - Microsoft Expression Web Client Utility Library
  • fpeditax.dll - Microsoft Expression Web Editor
  • fpnse.dll - Microsoft Expression Web Shell Namespace Extension
  • HostedIE6.dll - Microsoft (R) HTML Viewer
  • HtmlChkr.dll - Microsoft Markup Analysis Processor
  • Imgutil.dll - IE plugin image decoder support DLL
  • MediaShx.dll - Microsoft Expression Media
  • Microsoft.Windows.Design.Extensibility.dll - Microsoft® .NET Framework
  • Microsoft.Windows.Design.Interaction.dll
  • HostedIE7.dll - Microsoft Expression Web
  • MCPS.DLL - Microsoft Clip Organizer (Media Catalog Proxy/Stub)
  • MEDCAT.DLL - Media Catalog Object
  • MSTORE.EXE - Clip Organizer
  • jscript6.dll - Microsoft (r) JScript
  • jscript7.dll - Microsoft (R) JScript
  • Expression.DevServer.exe - Microsoft Expression (Microsoft Expression Development Server)
  • EXPRWD.EXE - Microsoft Expression Web 2
  • Microsoft.Expression.LicenseActivator.exe - Microsoft Expression license Activation helper
  • Microsoft.Expression.LicenseInstaller.dll - Microsoft Expression license installer
  • Microsoft.Expression.LicenseKeyInstaller.exe - Microsoft Expression license key installer

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • Media.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'Microsoft.ExpressionMedia' with the ProgID of 'Microsoft.ExpressionMedia.AutoPlay' and the action verb 'AutoPlay.
Scheduled Task
  • ExpressionWeb.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{15A9D6EC-C745-4051-B82E-58240B97BB95}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • ExpressionWeb.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Microsoft Expression\Web 4\ExpressionWeb.exe'.
  • Media.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Microsoft Expression\Media 2\Media.exe'.

How do I remove Microsoft Expression Encoder 2?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft Expression Encoder 2 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Microsoft Expression Encoder 2 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 Microsoft Expression Encoder 2, 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 Microsoft Expression Encoder 2.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.69%
Windows XP 15.38%
Windows Vista 9.23%
Windows 8 7.69%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.62%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.54%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.38%
Windows 7 Professional 15.38%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.69%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.62%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.89% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.89%
  Germany 4.30%
  United Kingdom 3.23%
  Canada 2.15%
  Egypt 2.15%
  Greece 2.15%
  Japan 2.15%
  Norway 2.15%
  Turkey 2.15%
  Austria 1.08%
  Spain 1.08%
  France 1.08%
  Ireland 1.08%
  India 1.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.17%
Acer 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 14.58%
Toshiba 10.42%
Intel 8.33%
ASUS 4.17%
Medion 2.08%
Lenovo 2.08%
Gateway 2.08%
Alienware 2.08%
American Megatrends 2.08%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L645D 5.88%
TOSHIBA Satellite P755 1.96%
TOSHIBA Satellite L305 1.96%
TOSHIBA Satellite A505 1.96%
ThirdWave Corporation Pri... 1.96%
Sony VPCSB190X 1.96%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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