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Nero 2016 Content Pack


Nero 2016 Content Pack is a program developed by Nero AG. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 installer includes 175 files and is usually about 1002.91 KB (1,026,981 bytes). KwikMediaUpdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 23% of users of Nero 2016 Content Pack come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nero.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nero\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{006F5CFF-ED35-41AF-9B2A-F52B0F545BF4}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1002.91 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Nero 2016 Content Pack

  • NOSProductRegistration.dll - Nero Online Services (Component for Product Registration Services)
  • AdvrCntr6.dll - AdvrCntr Module
  • SolutionExplorerCLI.dll - Nero Solution Explorer CLI Dynamic Link Library
  • ImageProcessLib.Interop.dll - Nero Playback Component Dynamic Link Library
  • SolutionExplorer.dll - Nero Solution Explorer Dynamic Link Library
  • ACME.Interop.dll - Advanced Content Manager & Enumerator
  • NeroGadgetCMServer.exe - Nero Copy Medium Gadget Server
  • NeColorCrct.dll - NeColorC Dynamic Link Library
  • NeMpegMux.dll - Nero Mpeg Multiplexer Library (Nero Library)
  • NeroContentFinder.dll - NeroCont Dynamic Link Library
  • NDAvcEncMftWrapper.dll - Nero AVC Encoder MFT Wrapper
  • PhotoSnap.exe - Nero PhotoSnap image editor
  • NMTvWizard.exe - Nero TV Wizard Application
  • NCC.exe - Nero ControlCenter Module (Nero ControlCenter)
  • NCChelper.exe - Nero ControlCenter Helper
  • CognitecConnector.Interop.dll - Nero Cognitec Connector
  • NeroDiscMergeWrongDisc.exe - NeroDiscMergeWrongDisc (NeroDiscMergeWrongDisc Application)
  • PhotoSnapViewer.exe - Nero Photosnap Viewer (Nero Photosnap Image Viewer)
  • AdvrCntrProxy.dll - Nero Core Components (AdvrCntrProxy)
  • DeviceConnector.Interop.dll - Nero Move it plug-in
  • NeTargetSettings.dll - Nero Target Settings
  • Nfx.Toolkit.ShellLib.dll - Nfx.Toolkit.ShellLib
  • D2DCOM.dll - Nero Disc to Device (D2D connector)
  • NeroD2D.exe - Command line client
  • ClipartPack.dll - Template Pack Icon
  • EffectsBasic.dll
  • MenuTemplatePack1.dll
  • MenuTemplatePack2.dll
  • MenuTemplatePack3.dll
  • MenuTemplatePackBasic.dll
  • MovieThemePack1.dll
  • MovieThemePack2.dll
  • MovieThemePack3.dll
  • MovieThemePack4p.dll
  • MovieThemePack5.dll
  • MovieThemePackBasic.dll
  • PiPEffectPack1.dll
  • PiPEffectsBasic.dll
  • PlatinumEffects12.dll
  • SampleImagePack.dll
  • SampleVideos.dll
  • VideoTransitionPack1.dll
  • DotNetAppLauncher.dll - DotNetAppLauncher (.net application launcher)
  • NeroAudioRip.exe - Save Audio Tracks
  • NeroExportServer.exe - Nero ExportServer
  • Nfx.Policy.Nero11.dll - Nfx.Policy.Nero11
  • DesktopClientLib.dll - DesktopClientLib
  • MetadataDetector.Interop.dll - MetadataDetector
  • NAPLDMO.dll - NAPL DMO Wrapper (Nero Audio Processing Library DMO Wrapper DLL Server)
  • NeDwFileHelper.exe - Nero Burning ROM (Nero Antivirus Helper Application)
  • nero.exe - Nero Burning ROM 2016
  • NeroCmd.exe - NeroCmd - NeroAPI Command Processor
  • NeroRescueAgent.exe - Nero RescueAgent
  • NeroVMRModules.dll - Nero VMR Modules
  • DeviceSync.dll - Nero Kwik Media (DeviceSync)
  • KwikFileWatcher.dll - NTFS File Watcher Core
  • KwikFileWatcherService.exe - NTFS File Watcher Service
  • KwikFileWatcherServicePS.dll - NTFS File Watcher Service Proxy/Stub
  • NeroBurnServer.exe - Nero BurnServer
  • NeroDigital.dll
  • NeroStartSmart.exe - Nero StartSmart (Nero StartSmart 9 Application)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Autoplay Handlers
  • MediaHome.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'KwikMedia11VCDMovieOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'OpenWithNeroKwikMedia11' and the action verb 'open.
  • D2D.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'NeroDisc2DeviceOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'OpenWithNeroDisc2Device' and the action verb 'open.
3 Scheduled Tasks
  • KwikMedia.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{30199570-5861-4797-844A-31FCCBD1B012}' (runs on registration).
  • BackItUp.exe is scheduled as a task named 'BackItUp_Launch'.
  • MediaHome.exe is scheduled as a task named 'DLNAStreamServerS-1-5-21-4208230928-2836373107-3574143593-1001'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • MediaHome.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named DLNAStreamServerS-1-5-21-88918267-3104950244-3138033937-1001.
2 Services
  • NBService.exe runs as a service named 'Nero BackItUp Background Service' (NeroBackItUpBackgroundService) "Nero BackItUp Service to provide web service, MTP connection service and file system watcher".
  • NASvc.exe runs as a service named 'Nero Update' (NAUpdate) "Biedt toegang tot de updates van Nero-toepassingen en beheert deze toepassingen.".
Startup File (User Run Once)
  • NCC.exe is loaded once in the current user (HKCU) registry as a startup file name 'NeroControlCenter' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero ControlCenter\NCC.exe" STARTPAGE=UPDATE.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • BackItUp.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Nero BackItUp' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero BackItUp\BackItUp.exe" /WinStart.

How do I remove Nero 2016 Content Pack?

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Or, you can uninstall Nero 2016 Content Pack 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 Nero 2016 Content Pack, 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 Nero 2016 Content Pack.

Win 8 75%
Win 7 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 75.24%
Windows 7 24.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 35.44%
Windows 10 Home 24.76%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.68%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.80%
Windows 7 Professional 6.31%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.40%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.26% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.26%
  Italy 17.21%
  Germany 7.44%
  United Kingdom 7.44%
  France 6.05%
  Spain 5.58%
  Canada 4.19%
  Brazil 3.26%
  Netherlands 2.79%
  Australia 2.33%
  India 2.33%
  Austria 1.86%
  Mexico 1.40%
  Belgium 0.93%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
ASUS 21.59%
Acer 14.77%
Dell 13.64%
Toshiba 5.68%
Apple 2.27%
Lenovo 2.27%
Samsung 2.27%
American Megatrends 1.14%
Common models
ASUS All Series 13.79%
Acer Aspire V3-772 1.72%
ASUSTeK X555LD 1.72%
Dell Inspiron 660s 1.72%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2C 1.72%
Apple Inc. MacBookPro8,3 0.86%

About Nero AG

Nero is a software company best known for its burning software, Nero Burning ROM.
Publisher URL: www.nero.com


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