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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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VersionDistribution 76.92% 15.38% 3.85% 3.85%

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ACDSee Video Studio 2


ACDSee Video Studio 2 is a software program developed by ACD Systems Ltd. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named acdseevideostudio 2.exe. The setup package generally installs about 39 files and is usually about 80.7 MB (84,617,659 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 93% of users of ACDSee Video Studio 2 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acdsee.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ACD Systems\ACDSee Video Studio 2
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ACD Systems\ACDSee Video Studio 2\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 80.7 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ACDSee Video Studio 2

Program executable:acdseevideostudio 2.exe
Name:ACDSee Video Studio 2
Path:C:\Program Files\acd systems\acdsee video studio 2\acdseevideostudio 2.exe
Additional files:
  • CheckWinVer.exe - ACDSee Video Converter Pro 3
  • ReportPosterDLL.dll - ACD Systems ReportPosterDLL (ReportPosterDLL)
  • ReportPosterDLL32.dll
  • ACDSeeScreenRecorder 2.exe - ACDSee Video Studio 2
  • acdIDInTouch2.exe - acdID InTouch2
  • AcdIDClient.dll - acdID Client
  • acdIDWriter.exe - acdID Writer (ACD Systems)
  • ipworksssl8.dll (by /n software inc. - www.nsoftware.com) - IP*Works! SSL C++ Edition Version 8.1 (IP*Works! SSL V8)
  • acdIDInstaller.exe - acdIDInstaller Application
  • Uninstall.exe - Installs ACDSee Video Studio and other programs/plug-ins as are appropriate
  • GPUWrapper.dll
  • XYAudioRecorder.dll
  • XYRecorder.dll
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • avcodec-55.dll
  • avdevice-55.dll
  • avfilter-3.dll
  • avformat-55.dll
  • avutil-52.dll
  • libgcc_s_sjlj-1.dll
  • libstdc++-6.dll
  • libxml2.dll
  • postproc-52.dll
  • SDL.dll
  • swresample-0.dll
  • swscale-2.dll
  • VSClose.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • acdIDInTouch2.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'VCVS02FR' which loads as "C:\Program Files\ACD Systems\ACDSee Video Studio 2\acdIDInTouch2.exe".

How do I remove ACDSee Video Studio 2?

You can uninstall ACDSee Video Studio 2 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 ACDSee Video Studio 2, 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 ACDSee Video Studio 2.

Win 10 81%
Win 7 (SP1) 19%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 80.77%
Windows 7 19.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 53.85%
Windows 10 Pro 23.08%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.54%
Windows 7 Professional 7.69%
Windows 8 3.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

93.02% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 93.02%
  United Kingdom 4.65%
  Germany 2.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.81%
Toshiba 14.29%
Lenovo 14.29%
ASUS 9.52%
Acer 9.52%
Dell 9.52%
Alienware 4.76%
NEC 4.76%
Medion 4.76%
Intel 4.76%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite P870 4.76%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 4.76%
NEC PC-NS350EAR-KS 4.76%
Medion P7816 4.76%

About (from ACD Systems Ltd)

ACD Systems is one of the largest and most respected independent digital image editing and management companies in the world.
Publisher URL: www.acdsee.com


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