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Should I remove Sony Image Data Suite?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,472
United States Rank #7,481
Reach 0.0801%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 27.20 days
802.47 days >
Average installed length: 421.64 days


VersionDistribution 43.99% 25.82% 4.36% 0.62% 0.71% 9.53% 1.07% 2.05% 1.25% 9.35% 0.62% 0.18% 0.36% 0.09%

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Sony Image Data Suite

What is Sony Image Data Suite?

Sony is offering DSLR-A100/A200/A300/A350/A700 users the a application software, "Sony Image Data Suite". Software to view, adjust and save the RAW format still images shot with your camera. Software to control your camera connected to the computer via USB to shoot images or change the settings. Software to view, compare, and rate the RAW/JPEG format still images shot with your camera.


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named imagedataconvertersr.exe. The setup package generally installs about 36 files and is usually about 19.05 MB (19,979,397 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\Sony Image Data Suite
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{359FCAA7-B544-4147-AE3B-8C8A526E2427}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 19.05 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Sony Image Data Suite

Program executable:imagedataconvertersr.exe
Name:Image Data Converter SR
Path:C:\Program Files\sony\sony image data suite\image data converter sr ver. 3\imagedataconvertersr.exe
Additional files:
  • idcmrconv.exe - Image Data Converter SR (ARW Converter)
  • ImageDataConverterSRLOC.dll
  • giflib.dll - Picture Motion Browser (giflib DLL)
  • ImageDataLightboxSR.exe - Image Data Lightbox SR
  • ImageDataLightboxSRLOC.dll
  • libtiff.dll - libtiff DLL
  • RemoteCameraControl.exe - Remote Camera Control
  • RemoteCameraControlLOC.dll
  • ImageDataConverter.exe - Image Data Converter
  • ImageDataConverterLOC.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • RemoteCameraControl.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F2008B8A-F602-4559-8E7D-54669A4B410A}' (runs on registration).
  • ImageDataConverter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{912853E8-0651-4F38-8663-871DC561771A}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Sony Image Data Suite?

Quickly and completely remove Sony Image Data 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 Sony Image Data 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 Sony Image Data 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 Sony Image Data Suite.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.67%
Windows Vista 14.03%
Windows 8 10.48%
Windows XP 7.82%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.48%
Windows 7 Professional 12.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.54%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.77%
Windows 8.1 2.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.75% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.75%
  Germany 15.23%
  United Kingdom 7.81%
  France 5.23%
  Netherlands 3.36%
  Canada 3.05%
  Australia 2.58%
  Belgium 2.58%
  Sweden 2.42%
  Poland 2.34%
  Austria 2.03%
  Italy 1.95%
  Taiwan 1.56%
  Japan 1.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.21%
Dell 22.87%
Acer 16.53%
ASUS 6.68%
Toshiba 6.01%
Intel 5.01%
Samsung 3.67%
Sony 3.67%
Medion 2.00%
American Megatrends 1.50%
Lenovo 1.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.48%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.12%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.04%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.04%
Samsung R520/R522/R620 ... 1.70%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 1.70%

About Sony

Sony is a leading manufacturer of electronics products for the consumer markets and is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group.
Publisher URL: www.sony.com


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