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What percent of users and experts removed it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,617
United States Rank #3,727
Reach 0.1525%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.11 days
268.73 days >
Average installed length: 141.20 days


VersionDistribution 2.70% 16.81% 4.66% 49.98% 18.17% 2.26% 2.63% 0.87% 0.07%

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ArcSoft TotalMedia

What is ArcSoft TotalMedia?  (from ArcSoft)

TotalMedia is your all-in-one media player for PCs. Whether playing Blu-ray and DVD discs, AVCHD, or high-definition files on local machines or videos on a UPnP server and online, the program has it covered. With an intuitive and innovative user interface design, excellent playback quality and performance, and industry...  Read more


ArcSoft TotalMedia is a program developed by ArcSoft. The most used version is, 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 tmextreme.exe. The software installer includes 112 files and is usually about 1.01 MB (1,064,184 bytes). CheckUpdate.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 45% of users of ArcSoft TotalMedia come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.arcsoft.com/totalmedia-theatre
Help link: www.ArcSoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ArcSoft\TotalMedia Suite\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X {4114A073-7385-4742-8A5E-A5788FAC838F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.01 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ArcSoft TotalMedia

Program executable:tmextreme.exe
Name:ArcSoft TotalMedia Extreme
Path:C:\Program Files\arcsoft\totalmedia suite\tmextreme.exe
Additional files:
  • MagicFrame.dll - ArcSoft MagicFrame (MagicFrame)
  • TEAspect.dll - arcsoft TEAspect (TEAspect)
  • kglu.dll - arcsoft kglu (kglu)
  • kgl.dll - arcsoft kgl (kgl)
  • dtype32.dll (by D-Type Solutions) - D-Type Font Engine and Rasterizer
  • dtype32x.dll (by D-Type Solutions) - D-Type Font Engine Auxiliary Library
  • CheckUpdate.dll - ArcSoft Check Update Resource
  • uActivate.dll - ArcSoft activation management (Activation management)
  • LicenseAgreement.exe - ArcSoft License Agreement (ArcSoft License Agreement)
  • fpxlib.dll - Reference Implementation
  • MagAppFramework.dll - ArcSoft MagAppFramework (MagAppFramework)
  • MsgDll.dll - ArcSoft Digital Theatre (ArcSoft Digital Theatre Windows event log descriptions.)
  • QuickRestoreRes.dll - ArcSoft Restore Utility (QuickRestore Resource)
  • MSLUP60.dll (by Sample) - Sample Application DLL (User-Generated Microsoft (R) C/C++ Runtime Library)
  • MSLURT.dll (by Sample)
  • TETransUtility.dll - ArcSoft TETransUtility (TETransUtility)
  • ToolsCtrl.dll - ArcSoft Tools Control (tools control)
  • TECharEngine.dll - ArcSoft TECharEngine (TECharEngine)
  • TETextEngine.dll - ArcSoft TETextEngine (TETextEngine)
  • MagUIEngine.dll - ArcSoft MagUIEngine (MagUIEngine)
  • MagUIImage.dll - ArcSoft MagUIImage (MagUIImage)
  • MagUIInter.dll - ArcSoft MagUIInter (MagUIInter)
  • magFileIO.dll - ArcSoft magFileIO (File i/o)
  • RawEngine.dll - ArcSoft RawEngine (RawEngine)
  • magengin.dll - ArcSoft magengin (magengin Dynamic Link Library)
  • MagPCMac.dll - ArcSoft MagPCMac (MagPCMac)
  • magPltfm.dll - ArcSoft magPltfm (magPltfm)
  • magTools.dll - ArcSoft magTools (magTools)
  • MagCore.dll - ArcSoft MagCore (MagCore)
  • AglSwf.dll - ArcSoft AglSwf (AglSwf)
  • ImgCtrl.dll - Image control
  • PEVector.dll - user PEVector (PEVector)
  • TMExtremeRes.dll - TMExtremeRes
  • DXPubTool.dll - DXPubTool
  • EzDll.dll - EzDll
  • magFpxio.dll - magFpxio

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • TMExtreme.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'ArcSoftBlankCDArrival' with the ProgID of 'TotalMediaExtremeBurn' and the action verb 'open.
Scheduled Task
  • TMExtreme.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5664DD87-B284-4972-9C8D-5AD398E00A8A}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove ArcSoft TotalMedia?

You can uninstall ArcSoft TotalMedia 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 TotalMedia, 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 TotalMedia.

Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 92.05%
Windows 10 6.95%
Windows XP 1.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 56.71%
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.41%
Windows 10 Pro 4.04%
Windows 10 Home 1.97%
Microsoft Windows XP 0.97%
Windows 7 Ultimate 0.83%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.79% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.79%
  France 3.81%
  Germany 3.10%
  Czech Republic 2.85%
  United Kingdom 2.66%
  Italy 2.61%
  Netherlands 2.44%
  Canada 2.30%
  Belgium 1.84%
  Sweden 1.84%
  Austria 1.84%
  South Africa 1.81%
  Brazil 1.45%
  Australia 1.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 98.91%
Acer 0.31%
Dell 0.20%
Toshiba 0.14%
Lenovo 0.10%
Intel 0.07%
Sahara 0.07%
American Megatrends 0.07%
ASUS 0.07%
Sony 0.03%
Medion 0.03%
Common models
HP ProBook 4530s 35.51%
HP ProBook 4520s 11.28%
HP ProBook 4540s 10.94%
HP ProBook 4730s 9.07%
HP ProBook 4720s 4.89%
HP ProBook 4535s 4.59%

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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