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Software Suite


Software Suite is a software program developed by ArcSoft. The setup package generally installs about 131 files and is usually about 9.84 MB (10,321,580 bytes). The installed file CheckUpdate.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 31% of users of Software Suite come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.arcsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ArcSoft\Software Suite
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{497A1721-088F-41EF-8876-B43C9DA5528B}\Setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 9.84 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Software Suite

  • MagicFrame.dll - ArcSoft MagicFrame (MagicFrame)
  • MagUIImage.dll - ArcSoft MagUIImage (MagUIImage)
  • ASFWriter.dll - Arcsoft AsfWriter (WMV and WMA File Writer)
  • magFileIO.dll - ArcSoft magFileIO (File i/o)
  • magengin.dll - ArcSoft magengin (magengin Dynamic Link Library)
  • magPltfm.dll - ArcSoft magPltfm (magPltfm)
  • magTools.dll - ArcSoft magTools (magTools)
  • discapi.dll - arcsoft discapi (discapi)
  • maghelpr.dll - arcsoft magtest (magtest)
  • mpegapi.dll - arcsoft mpegapi (mpegapi)
  • kglu.dll - arcsoft kglu (kglu)
  • iod.dll - arcsoft iod (iod)
  • kgl.dll - arcsoft kgl (kgl)
  • DGUI.dll - DGUI
  • CheckUpdate.dll - ArcSoft Check Update Resource
  • AglSwf.dll
  • AlbumBase.dll - ArcSoft AlbumBase (AlbumBase)
  • magFpxio.dll (by user) - user magFpxio (magFpxio)

How do I remove Software Suite?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.57%
Windows Vista 22.99%
Windows XP 17.24%
Windows 8 9.20%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.68%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 19.54%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.24%
Windows 8.1 5.75%
Windows 7 Professional 3.45%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.53% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 30.53%
  United States 21.05%
  France 10.53%
  United Kingdom 9.47%
  Austria 4.21%
  Netherlands 4.21%
  Canada 3.16%
  New Zealand 3.16%
  Australia 2.11%
  Hungary 2.11%
  Italy 2.11%
  Japan 2.11%
  Argentina 1.05%
  Belgium 1.05%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.96%
Acer 21.74%
Dell 13.04%
ASUS 6.52%
Intel 4.35%
Medion 4.35%
American Megatrends 4.35%
Gateway 2.17%
Compaq 2.17%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7366 5.80%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.90%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 2.90%
MEDIONPC MS-7501 2.90%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.90%
VIA VIA_K7 1.45%

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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