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Should I remove Philips VLounge?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,661
United States Rank #12,984
Reach 0.0327%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 24.56 days
724.66 days >
Average installed length: 380.75 days


VersionDistribution 0.22%

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Philips VLounge

What is Philips VLounge?

The Philips VLounge software is a video web cam product that allows users to capture photos & videos from the user's web cam. It is a rebranded OEM version of ArcSoft.


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 main program executable is philipsvlounge.exe. The software installer includes 36 files and is usually about 15.45 MB (16,198,807 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.arcsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Philips_VLounge
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\engine\6\INTEL3~1\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{EA57A1B9-0DD2-
Estimated size: 15.45 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Philips VLounge

Program executable:philipsvlounge.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\philips_vlounge\philipsvlounge.exe
Additional files:
  • MagicFrame.dll - ArcSoft MagicFrame (MagicFrame)
  • MagUIImage.dll - ArcSoft MagUIImage (MagUIImage)
  • uCaptureWDM.dll - arcsoft CaptureWDM (CaptureWDM)
  • magPltfm.dll - arcsoft magPltfm (magPltfm)
  • magFileIO.dll - file i/o
  • magTools.dll - Tools
  • Pcdlib32.dll (by Eastman Kodak) - Kodak Photo CD Access Developer Toolkit (PCDLIB32)
  • WMGenProfileLib.dll - ArcSoft,Inc. WMGenProfileLib (WMGenProfileLib)
  • FPXLIB.DLL - Reference Implementation
  • magFpxio.dll
  • MagUIEngine.dll - ArcSoft MagUIEngine (MagUIEngine)
  • MagUIInter.dll - ArcSoft MagUIInter (MagUIInter)
  • AlbumBase.dll - ArcSoft AlbumBase (AlbumBase)
  • MagPCMac.dll - ArcSoft MagPCMac (MagPCMac)
  • MagCore.dll - ArcSoft MagCore (MagCore)
  • uArcPrintManager.dll - ArcPrintManager
  • ArcSendMail.exe - ArcSendMail
  • PVloungeRes.dll - PVloungeRes
  • uSlideShow.dll - uSlideShow (uSlideShow For Test Only)
  • uEzDll.dll - EzDll.dll (EzDll)
  • uVideoLib.dll - uVideoLib (uVideoLib For Public)
  • magengin.dll - magengin (magengin Dynamic Link Library)
  • kgl.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PhilipsVLounge.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F10501D1-FFFE-46E7-9F2A-F17DF37A9B8B}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Philips VLounge?

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

Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.56%
Windows Vista 18.74%
Windows XP 16.56%
Windows 8 9.15%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.43%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.48%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 15.60%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.16%
Windows 7 Professional 7.91%
Windows 8 Pro 1.98%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.72% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.72%
  Germany 16.83%
  France 10.25%
  Italy 8.70%
  United Kingdom 8.51%
  Brazil 4.06%
  Netherlands 2.71%
  Romania 2.32%
  Sweden 1.16%
  Greece 1.16%
  Spain 1.16%
  Turkey 1.16%
  Austria 0.97%
  Canada 0.77%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.98%
Hewlett-Packard 21.94%
Acer 16.84%
American Megatrends 8.16%
ASUS 6.63%
Sahara 4.59%
Intel 3.57%
Samsung 1.53%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 3.82%
MSI MS-7366 3.05%
Dell Inspiron 560 2.29%
Acer Aspire 5315 2.29%
Gigabyte H55M-UD2H 2.29%

About ArcSoft

ArcSoft is a application development company that makes multimedia technologies & applications across desktop & embedded platforms.
Publisher URL: www.arcsoft.com


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