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Should I remove NewBlue Video Essentials for PowerDirector?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,329
United States Rank #4,616
Reach 0.1974%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.12 days
416.45 days >
Average installed length: 218.81 days


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NewBlue Video Essentials for PowerDirector

What is NewBlue Video Essentials for PowerDirector?  (from NewBlue)

NewBlueFX plugins are harmoniously designed to bring together the best of art and technology. Our plugins boost your workflow efficiency without sacrificing qualify or aesthetics, and that’s why we’re so excited to partner with Cyberlink and the award-winning video editing software, PowerDirector.


NewBlue Video Essentials for PowerDirector is a program developed by NewBlue. The software installer includes 35 files and is usually about 21.97 MB (23,036,238 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 31% of users of NewBlue Video Essentials for PowerDirector come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Taiwan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.newbluefx.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\cyberlink\shared files\plugin\newblue
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\CyberLink\Shared files\Plugin\NewBlue\UninstallVideoEssentialsBundleForPDR12.exe"
Estimated size: 21.97 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NewBlue Video Essentials for PowerDirector

  • NewBlueVideoEssentialsBundle.dll - NewBlue Essentials Effects
  • NewBlueArtEffectsForPDR.dll - NewBlue Art Effects
  • NewBlueArtEffectsForPDR10.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_ArtEffectsBundleForPDR.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_ArtEffectsBundleForPDR10.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_ColorFast.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_MotionBlends.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_MotionEffects.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentials.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentials2.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentials2Bundle.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentials3.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentials3Bundle.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentials4.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentials6.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentialsBundle.dll
  • NewBlueResources32.dll
  • NewBlueResources64.dll
  • NewBlueResourcesNew32.dll
  • NewBlueResourcesNew64.dll
  • NewBlueVideoEssentials2Bundle.dll
  • NewBlueVideoEssentials3Bundle.dll
  • UninstallVideoEssentials2BundleForPDR12.exe

How do I remove NewBlue Video Essentials for PowerDirector?

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

Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 51.21%
Windows 7 45.51%
Windows XP 1.91%
Windows Vista 1.37%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 23.31%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.69%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.10%
Windows 7 Professional 11.07%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.69%
Windows 10 Home 4.05%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.93% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.93%
  Germany 13.64%
  Taiwan 4.91%
  United Kingdom 4.68%
  Netherlands 4.28%
  France 3.91%
  Canada 3.38%
  Italy 3.28%
  Australia 2.74%
  India 1.64%
  Austria 1.57%
  Belgium 1.54%
  Philippines 1.50%
  Spain 1.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 24.87%
Hewlett-Packard 18.90%
Dell 12.87%
Acer 12.12%
ASUS 12.00%
Toshiba 4.35%
Lenovo 3.54%
Samsung 2.38%
Intel 1.51%
MSI 0.99%
Common models
MEDION H81H3-EM2 14.01%
MEDION MS-7848 10.66%
ASUS All Series 5.51%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.99%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.75%
Medion Akoya E7227 2.40%

About NewBlue

NewBlue creates the NewBlueFX line of digital video and audio plugins for non-linear editors including Sony Vegas, Avid Media Composer and Edius.


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