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Should I remove Acer Crystal Eye webcam Ver:?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
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United States Rank #21,941
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Acer Crystal Eye webcam Ver:

What is Acer Crystal Eye webcam Ver:?

Acer Crystal Eye Webcam is pre-installed with all Acer laptops that include a built in camera. Crystal Eye Webcam requires a specific driver to properly function as opposed to the standard Windows drivers.


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 CrystalEye.exe. The setup package is about 1.35 MB (1,415,987 bytes) when donwloaded.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.chicony.com.tw
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acer\Acer Crystal Eye webcam
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{D0ACE89D-EC7F-470F-80BE-4C98ED366B32}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 1.35 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Acer Crystal Eye webcam Ver:

Program executable:CrystalEye.exe
Name:Acer Crystal Eye
Acer Crystal Eye Snapshot tool
Signed by:Chicony Electronics Co.
Path:C:\Program Files\Acer\Acer Crystal Eye webcam\CrystalEye.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • CrystalEye.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{06BBBC31-6D4A-4114-88A4-DF1398D2E9C4}'.

How do I remove Acer Crystal Eye webcam Ver:?

You can uninstall Acer Crystal Eye webcam Ver: 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 Acer Crystal Eye webcam Ver:, 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 Acer Crystal Eye webcam Ver:.

Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win 10 9%
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 91.43%
Windows 10 8.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 69.54%
Windows 7 Professional 8.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.05%
Windows 10 Home 7.47%
Windows 7 Starter 5.17%
Windows 10 Pro 1.15%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.55% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.55%
  Spain 7.73%
  United Kingdom 6.76%
  Germany 5.80%
  France 4.83%
  Canada 4.35%
  Brazil 3.38%
  Netherlands 1.93%
  Czech Republic 1.93%
  Italy 1.93%
  Mexico 1.45%
  Argentina 1.45%
  MA 0.97%
  Taiwan 0.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 98.26%
Sahara 0.58%
ASUS 0.58%
Hewlett-Packard 0.58%
Common models
Acer Aspire 5736Z 42.11%
Acer Aspire 5336 19.88%
Acer TravelMate 7740G 3.51%
Acer Aspire 4252 3.51%
Acer Aspire 5552 2.92%
Acer Aspire 5745DG 2.34%

About Chicony Electronics Co.,Ltd

Chicony Electronics is an electronics manufacturer whose products include input devices, power supplies and digital image products.
Publisher URL: www.chicony.com.tw


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