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VersionDistribution 100.00%

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 software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 1.29 MB (1,353,599 bytes).

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 -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 1.29 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Acer Crystal Eye webcam Ver:

Program executable:crystaleye.exe
Name:Acer Crystal Eye
Acer Crystal Eye Snapshot tool
Path:C:\Program Files\acer\acer crystal eye webcam\crystaleye.exe
Additional files:
  • EvoParser.dll (by Cyberlink) - Cyberlink Product Evolution Parser DLL
  • WebCam.exe (by CyberLink) - WebCam
  • atl71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (ATL Module for Windows (Unicode))
  • MFC71.dll (by Microsoft) - MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version
  • MFC71u.dll
  • msvcp71.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr71.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • CrystalEye.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{6AE108DD-94D9-4045-9240-A2E2B9F3DA8E}' (runs on registration).

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 7 0%
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 92.02%
Windows 10 7.22%
Windows XP 0.38%
Windows Vista 0.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 62.36%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.15%
Windows 10 Home 3.80%
Windows 7 Professional 3.80%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.66%
Windows 7 Starter 1.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

14.55% of installs come from Brazil
Which countries install it?
  Brazil 14.55%
  United States 13.82%
  Germany 7.64%
  United Kingdom 6.91%
  Malaysia 5.45%
  Netherlands 4.73%
  Indonesia 3.64%
  Canada 2.91%
  India 2.91%
  Taiwan 2.91%
  Colombia 2.18%
  Belgium 1.82%
  Italy 1.82%
  Philippines 1.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 93.46%
Dell 1.92%
Hewlett-Packard 1.92%
ASUS 1.54%
Sony 0.38%
Packard Bell 0.38%
Lenovo 0.38%
Common models
Acer Aspire 4736Z 30.38%
Acer Aspire 5732Z 24.62%
Acer Aspire 4736 8.85%
Acer Aspire 5940 6.15%
Acer Aspire 5332 5.00%
Acer Aspire 4540 4.62%

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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