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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #47,568
United States Rank #36,814
Reach 0.0016%


1.05.1000 50.00%
1.05.0000 9.38%
1.04.0000 21.88%
1.02.0000 18.75%

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5D Embroidery Machine Communication

What is 5D Embroidery Machine Communication?  (from VSM Software)

If you already have 5D™ Machine Communications or 5D™ Embroidery System installed then you are advised to install the 5D™ 9.51 via Smart Update. The Send features to send an embroidery design directly to the screen of certain connected embroidery machines have been improved. A number of minor issues have been resolved....  Read more


5D Embroidery Machine Communication is a software program developed by VSM Software. The most common release is 1.05.1000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The setup package generally installs about 42 files and is usually about 47.86 MB (50,188,708 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 66% of users of 5D Embroidery Machine Communication come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.vsmsoftware.net/downloads/machcomms/HVDownload/index.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\VSMSoftware\5DEmbroidery\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{8DD32D05-002D-4771-94F4-5E91377A402C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 47.86 MB

Program filesFiles installed by 5D Embroidery Machine Communication

  • ToolkitPro1341vc90U.dll (by Codejock Software)
  • ToolkitPro1342vc100U.dll (by Codejock Software)
  • EmbMachineComms.exe (by KSIN Luxembourg II Sarl) - Embroidery Machine Communication
  • 5DOrganizer.exe (by KSIN Luxembourg II Sarl) - 5D Organizer Application (5D Organizer MFC Application)
  • SpxRW.dll - Spx Reader Writer Dll
  • PolarZIP.dll (by Polar [email protected] www.polarsoftware.com) - PolarZIP DLL library (PolarZIP DLL compression library)
  • 5DConfigureWizard.exe - 5D Configure Wizard
  • CanFileManager.dll - CanFileManager Dll
  • ZoomSysUtility.dll - ZoomSysUtility Dll
  • ColourDatabase.dll - ColorDatabase Dll
  • DesignManager.dll - DesignManager Dll
  • SendToMachine.exe - SendToMachine Exe
  • UserInterface.dll - UserInterface Dll
  • BitmapViewer.dll - BitmapViewer Dll
  • PrintManager.dll - PrintManager Dll
  • CustCtrlVSM.dll - CustCtrlVSM Dll
  • ThreadManager.exe - Thread Manager (ThreadManager)
  • ColourSort.dll - ColorSort Dll
  • QuickLink.dll - QuickLink Dll
  • VectorDrawing.dll - VectorDrawing (Vector Drawing Dll)
  • 5DConfigure.exe - 5D Configure
  • 5DQuickFont.exe - 5D QuickFont (QuickFont MFC Application)
  • HoopManager.exe - Hoop Manager (HoopManager)
  • MulCType.dll - MulCType Dll
  • VSM_VMR.dll (by VSM Group AB) - VSM_VMR (VSM Communication DLL)
  • curl.exe
  • KreuzOrganizerPlugin.dll - KreuzOrganizerPlugin dll
  • md5deep.exe
  • XSUtility.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • EmbMachineComms.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'EmbMachineComms.exe' and executes as C:\Program Files\VSMSoftware\5DEmbroidery\EmbMachineComms.exe.

How do I remove 5D Embroidery Machine Communication?

You can uninstall 5D Embroidery Machine Communication 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program 5D Embroidery Machine Communication, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 5D Embroidery Machine Communication.

Win 10 50%
Win XP 3%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 50.00%
Windows 7 34.38%
Windows Vista 12.50%
Windows XP 3.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.00%
Windows 10 Home 21.88%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.38%
Windows 10 Pro 9.38%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.25%
Windows 7 Professional 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.91% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.91%
  United Kingdom 6.82%
  France 4.55%
  Switzerland 4.55%
  Australia 4.55%
  Germany 4.55%
  Italy 4.55%
  Netherlands 2.27%
  Turkey 2.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 27.59%
Hewlett-Packard 27.59%
Dell 10.34%
Lenovo 6.90%
Toshiba 6.90%
Medion 3.45%
Samsung 3.45%
Intel 3.45%
Alienware 3.45%
Apple 3.45%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv3 Notebook ... 6.90%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.45%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 3.45%
TOSHIBA Satellite L850 3.45%
Samsung 305V4A/305V5A 3.45%
LENOVO Lenovo H330 3.45%

Publisher URL: www.vsmsoftware.com


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