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Should I remove Microsoft Photo 2006 Starter Edition?

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5% remove it95% keep it
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11.0.2018 25.00%
11.0.0422 75.00%

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Microsoft Photo 2006 Starter Edition


Microsoft Photo 2006 Starter Edition is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 11.0.0422, 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 rmvsuite.exe. The setup package generally installs about 42 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 38% of users of Microsoft Photo 2006 Starter Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?prd=10964&pver=11.0&plcid=0x40c&ar=AddRemove&sar=Microsoft
Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?prd=10964&pver=11.0&plcid=0x40c&ar=AddRemove&sar=PictureIt
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Digital Image 2006\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Picture It!\RmvSuite.exe" ADDREMOVE=1 SKU=TRIAL VERSION=11
Language: French (France)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Photo 2006 Starter Edition

Program executable:rmvsuite.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\common files\microsoft shared\picture it!\rmvsuite.exe
Additional files:
  • dw15.exe - Microsoft Application Error Reporting
  • Pod.exe - Microsoft Digital Image 2006 Library
  • pi.exe - Microsoft Digital Image 2006 Editor
  • PodData.dll - Microsoft Digital Image Library (Digital Image Library)
  • PodMain.dll
  • MFC71.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • msvcp70.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcp71.dll
  • msvcr70.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • msvcr71.dll
  • PIXCabinet.dll - Microsoft Photo Story 3.1 (Photo Story Cabinet Dll)
  • PIXPhotoStory.exe - Photo Story 3.1
  • PIXPSAutoFix.dll - Photo Story Imaging Dll
  • PIXPSCore.dll - Photo Story Core Dll
  • PIXPSPublish.dll - Photo Story Publish Tasks Dll
  • PIXPSSourceFilter.dll - Photo Story DShow Filters Dll
  • PIXPSTransitionFilter.dll
  • PIXWavDest.dll
  • msvcp60.dll - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (Microsoft (R) C++ Runtime Library)
  • pibase.dll - Microsoft Digital Image (Digital Image Module)
  • pical.dll
  • piedit.dll
  • pimix.dll
  • pip.exe
  • piphp.dll
  • pitask.dll
  • piview.dll
  • piwa.dll
  • SQLDB20.dll - Microsoft (R) MSSL 2.0 (Microsoft SQLDB 2.0)
  • SQLSE20.dll - Microsoft Sqlse 2.0
  • cutout.dll - Microsoft Picture It! (Picture It! Module)
  • ImprtWiz.exe - Import Picture Wizard (Import Pictures Wizard)
  • workssvc.dll - Microsoft® Works 7 (Microsoft® Works Task Launcher Services)
  • picore.dll - CoreEngine Module
  • cpiqrtf5.dll - Microsoft® Quill (Microsoft® Quill 98)
  • MiniQD6.dll
  • gdiplus.dll - Microsoft GDI+
  • piutil.dll - PIUtil Module
  • pisctv.dll - SCTV Module
  • custsat.dll - custsat
  • piservr5.dll - CPI (CPI Module)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • ImprtWiz.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'MSPictureIt11ViewOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'Microsoft.Picture.It.11.AutoPlay' and the action verb 'AutoPlay.
Scheduled Task
  • pi.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B189DD51-4748-4360-9085-9CBB598C24BC}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Microsoft Photo 2006 Starter Edition?

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Or, you can uninstall Microsoft Photo 2006 Starter Edition 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 Photo 2006 Starter Edition, 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 Photo 2006 Starter Edition.

Win Vista (SP2) 50%
Win XP 13%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 50.00%
Windows 7 25.00%
Windows XP 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 50.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.46% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.46%
  France 30.77%
  Canada 15.38%
  Belgium 7.69%
  Switzerland 7.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Acer 25.00%
Common models
HP-Pavilion NF438AA-UUZ a... 20.00%
Gigabyte M68M-S2P 20.00%
Gateway GT5232H 20.00%
FUJITSU LifeBook A6020 20.00%
Acer Aspire 2930 20.00%

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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