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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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United States Rank #5,534
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ArcSoft Family Paint

What is ArcSoft Family Paint?  (from ArcSoft)

ArcSoft Family Paint provides comprehensive drawing tools including pencils, crayons, paint brushes, paint bucket and an eraser with adjustable sizes. Our Vivid Image Brush helps create a swirling chain-like effect with more than 20 templates. Use the texture brush to apply different textures to your artwork. Outline i...  Read more


ArcSoft Family Paint is a software program developed by ArcSoft. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named familypaint.exe. The setup package generally installs about 48 files and is usually about 31.05 MB (32,559,563 bytes). The installed file CheckUpdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 74% of users of ArcSoft Family Paint come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ArcSoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ArcSoft\Family Paint
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\engine\6\INTEL3~1\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{0F752405-EA36-
Estimated size: 31.05 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ArcSoft Family Paint

Program executable:familypaint.exe
Name:ArcSoft Family Paint
Path:C:\Program Files\arcsoft\family paint\familypaint.exe
Additional files:
  • uASFWriter.dll - Arcsoft AsfWriter (WMV and WMA File Writer)
  • XMLWrapper.dll - XMLWrapper Dynamic Link Library
  • WMCDDBLib.dll - WMCDDBLib Dynamic Link Library (WMCDDBLib DLL)
  • ArcFacebook.dll - ArcFacebookInterface (ArcSoft Facebook Interface)
  • CheckUpdate.exe - ArcSoft Check Update
  • TranscodingEngine.dll - Transcoding Engine (TranscodingEngine)
  • magFileIO.dll - ArcSoft magFileIO (File i/o)
  • magengin.dll - ArcSoft magengin (magengin Dynamic Link Library)
  • MagPCMac.dll - ArcSoft MagPCMac (MagPCMac)
  • magPltfm.dll - ArcSoft magPltfm (magPltfm)
  • magTools.dll - ArcSoft magTools (magTools)
  • uVDibTool.dll - arcsoft VDibTool (VDibTool)
  • Miracle.dll - ArcSoft Miracle (ArcSoft Miracle User Interface.)
  • uArcPrintManager.dll - ArcPrintManager
  • denoisedll.dll - DenoiseDll
  • vesVCCode.psdll - VEDDaVinciCode
  • MediaParser1.dll - MediaParser1 (ArcSoft MediaParser1)
  • vedFramework.dll - vedFramework (ArcSoft VedFramework)
  • vedMediaInfo.dll - vedMediaInfo (ArcSoft vedMediaInfo)
  • vedNavigator.dll - vedNavigator (ArcSoft vedNavigator)
  • VedSimDevice.dll - VedSimDevice (ArcSoft VedSimDevice)
  • ArcSurface.dll - ArcSurface
  • MPEGParser.dll - MPEGParser (Get MPEG File's Information)
  • vedGrabber.dll - vedGrabber (ArcSoft vedGrabber)
  • VEDVerCtrl.dll - VEDVerCtrl
  • ExportMgr.dll - ExportMgr (ArcSoft ExportMgr)
  • ImportMgr.dll - ImportMgr (ArcSoft ImportMgr)
  • PlayerMgr.dll - PlayerMgr (ArcSoft PlayerMgr)
  • SNSUpload.dll - SNSUpload (ArcSoft SNSUpload)
  • Sendmail.exe - Sendmail (ArcSoft Sendmail)
  • AglSwf.dll
  • kgl.dll
  • tdstereo.dll
  • videodlighting.dll

How do I remove ArcSoft Family Paint?

You can uninstall ArcSoft Family Paint 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 ArcSoft Family Paint, 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 ArcSoft Family Paint.

Win 10 85%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 84.53%
Windows 7 15.25%
Windows XP 0.21%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 46.56%
Windows 10 Home 20.11%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.19%
Windows 8 8.92%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 3.44%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 1.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 73.71%
  United Kingdom 5.26%
  Canada 3.82%
  Australia 1.83%
  Italy 1.59%
  Germany 1.59%
  France 1.12%
  Mexico 1.12%
  Netherlands 1.04%
  Argentina 0.56%
  Spain 0.56%
  Japan 0.56%
  Saudi Arabia 0.40%
  Singapore 0.40%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 56.74%
Sony 43.15%
Gateway 0.11%
Common models
HP Split 13 x2 PC 22.30%
Hewlett-Packard 23-o014 11.88%
Sony SVJ20213CXW 4.48%
Sony VPCL222FX 2.06%
HP Pavilion 13 x2 PC 2.06%
Sony VPCL22S1E 1.94%

About ArcSoft

ArcSoft is a application development company that makes multimedia technologies & applications across desktop & embedded platforms.
Publisher URL: www.arcsoft.com


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