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Should I remove Roxio Easy Media Creator 7 Basic VCD Edition?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
United States Rank #42,621
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Versions

VersionDistribution
7.1.0.242 42.86%
7.1.0.183 57.14%

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Roxio Easy Media Creator 7 Basic VCD Edition

What is Roxio Easy Media Creator 7 Basic VCD Edition?  (from Roxio)

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Convert multiple songs into a format of your choice at once.

Overview

Roxio Easy Media Creator 7 Basic VCD Edition is a program developed by Roxio. The most used version is 7.1.0.183, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The software installer includes 42 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 95% of users of Roxio Easy Media Creator 7 Basic VCD Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.roxio.com
Help link: www.roxio.com/en/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\roxio shared\storyboard\skins
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{36EF4012-D58B-436A-9C73-BAD48A5174F5}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Roxio Easy Media Creator 7 Basic VCD Edition

  • basicvcdhomepageapp.exe - Basic DVD Home Page (Basic VCD Home Page)
  • cdr4_xp.sys (by Sonic Solutions) - Drag-to-Disc (CDR4 CD and DVD Burning Helper Driver)
  • cdralw2k.sys (by Sonic Solutions) - CDRAL for Windows 2000 Kernel Driver
  • cdudf_xp.sys - CD-UDF NT Filesystem Driver
  • cricketlocimages_langs.dll
  • directcd.exe - DirectCd (Launch)
  • dvd_2k.sys - DVD-RAM AddOn Driver
  • dvdbuilder7.exe - DVD Builder
  • dvdvrrdr_xp.sys (by Windows (R) 2000 DDK provider) - Windows (R) 2000 DDK driver (DVDVR Filesystem Reader Driver)
  • mediamanager7.exe - Media Manager
  • mmc_2k.sys - CD-R/RW AddOn MMC Driver (W2K)
  • mrfinst.exe - DragToDisc (EasyWrite Reader Installer)
  • photosuite7.exe - PhotoSuite
  • pwd_2k.sys - Win2000 Framework for Packet Write Driver
  • roxiocapture7.exe - Roxio Capture
  • roxioplayer7.exe - Roxio Player
  • udfreadr.sys - CD-UDF NT Filesystem Reader Driver

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Autoplay Handlers
  • basicvcdhomepageapp.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'RoxioEMCBVVideos' with the ProgID of 'RoxioEMCBVHome' and the action verb 'Get.
  • roxiocapture7.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'RoxioCapturePhotos' with the ProgID of 'RoxioCaptureUtility' and the action verb 'Photo.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • directcd.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'AdaptecDirectCD' which loads as C:\Program Files\Common Files\Roxio Shared\System\DirectCD.exe.

How do I remove Roxio Easy Media Creator 7 Basic VCD Edition?

Quickly and completely remove Roxio Easy Media Creator 7 Basic VCD Edition from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Roxio Easy Media Creator 7 Basic VCD 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 Roxio Easy Media Creator 7 Basic VCD 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 Roxio Easy Media Creator 7 Basic VCD Edition.

OS VERSIONS
Win XP 57%
Win Vista (SP2) 14%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 57.14%
Windows 7 28.57%
Windows Vista 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 57.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 14.29%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

95.24% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 95.24%
  Italy 4.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Intel 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
GIGABYTE 16.67%
Dell 16.67%
American Megatrends 16.67%
Common models
MSI MS-6702E 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 25.00%
Gigabyte M68MT-S2P 25.00%
Dell Computer Dimension 2... 25.00%

About Roxio

Roxio, now Sonic Solutions, is a software developer specializing in consumer digital media products whose product line includes programs for the creation of digital media projects, media conversion software, and content distribution systems.
Publisher URL: www.roxio.com

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