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Should I remove AKVIS SmartMask?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,429
United States Rank #20,089
Reach 0.0178%


10.0.2330.15693 0.57%
9.1.2250.14850 0.57%
9.0.2229.13867 4.00%
8.0.1999.13743 0.57%
8.0.1985.13276 2.57%
7.0.1924.11865 7.14%
6.0.1781.11252 5.71%
6.0.1776.11239 2.86%
5.0.1710.10832 8.29%
4.5.1678.9954 16.29%
4.0.1644.8834 0.57%
4.0.1626.8758 14.57%
3.0.1029.7644 4.29%
3.0.1028.7595 0.29%
3.0.1027.7011 31.71%

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AKVIS SmartMask

What is AKVIS SmartMask?  (from AKVIS)

AKVIS SmartMask is an efficient selection tool that saves time and is fun to use. Selection has never been so simple! Now, you can spend less of your time on selection of objects and more of it on creativity. The software provides powerful tools for masking objects on images and removing backgrounds. It can create var...  Read more


AKVIS SmartMask is a program developed by AKVIS. The most used version is 3.0.1027.7011, 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 main program executable is SmartMask.plugin.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 15.95 MB (16,723,718 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 28% of users of AKVIS SmartMask come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: akvis.com/es/smartmask/index.php?ref=msi
Help link: akvis.com/es/support/feedback.php?ref=msi
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AKVIS\SmartMask\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{896052CA-1097-4275-B084-D74440881FE6}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 15.95 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AKVIS SmartMask

Program executable:SmartMask.plugin.exe
Name:AKVIS SmartMask
SmartMask Plugin Main Module
Path:C:\Program Files\AKVIS\SmartMask\SmartMask.plugin.exe
Additional files:
  • akvis-smartmask-setup-x64.exe - AKVIS SmartMask (AKVIS SmartMask setup)
  • SmartMask.exe - SmartMask Application
  • SmartMask.plugin.exe - SmartMask Plugin Main Module
  • SmartMask_64.exe
  • SmartMask_64.plugin.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • SmartMask.plugin.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{90885E7A-C41B-4FE4-B831-7BAE38FA62D3}' (runs on registration).
  • SmartMask.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F4C600A7-6546-42D6-8DC9-A6560AB0D0C8}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove AKVIS SmartMask?

You can uninstall AKVIS SmartMask 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 AKVIS SmartMask, 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 AKVIS SmartMask.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.86%
Windows 10 35.43%
Windows XP 5.43%
Windows Vista 2.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.21%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.33%
Windows 7 Professional 8.93%
Windows 8.1 8.93%
Windows 10 Home 7.49%
Windows 10 Pro 6.34%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.54% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 27.54%
  Germany 25.67%
  France 7.22%
  Spain 4.28%
  Italy 4.28%
  Russia 4.01%
  Austria 2.94%
  United Kingdom 2.94%
  Canada 2.14%
  Netherlands 1.87%
  Brazil 1.60%
  Australia 1.07%
  Greece 1.07%
  Poland 1.07%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.73%
Dell 15.59%
ASUS 13.44%
Acer 12.90%
Medion 8.06%
Samsung 3.76%
Intel 3.76%
Lenovo 3.23%
American Megatrends 2.69%
Toshiba 1.61%
Sony 1.08%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.13%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.42%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.56%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.56%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 1.71%
Dell XPS 8500 1.71%

Publisher URL: akvis.com


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