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Band-in-a-Box 2006

What is Band-in-a-Box 2006?  (from PG Music)

The award-winning Band-in-a-Box is so easy to use! Just type in the chords for any song using standard chord symbols (like C, Fm7 or C13b9), choose the style you'd like, and Band-in-a-Box does the rest. Band-in-a-Box automatically generates a complete professional quality arrangement of piano, bass, drums, guitar and s...  Read more


Band-in-a-Box 2006 is a software program developed by PG Music. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named bbw.exe. The setup package generally installs about 47 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 35% of users of Band-in-a-Box 2006 come from the United States, it is also popular in Spain and Argentina.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pgmusic.com/bbwin.htm
Help link: www.pgmusic.com/support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Band-In-A-Box\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Band-In-A-Box\unins000.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by Band-in-a-Box 2006

Program executable:bbw.exe
Band-in-a-Box Application
Path:C:\Program Files\bb\bbw.exe
Additional files:
  • MIDIConv.exe - For Band-in-a-Box (MIDI File Converter)
  • DXPlugx.exe - Non-Realtime DirectX Plugin Host
  • $drums^.exe - MIDI Plugin for Drum Display
  • $midimon^.exe - MIDI Monitor plugin for BIAB/PowerTracks
  • Cmpx.exe - Plugin for Band-in-a-Box
  • Dlyx.exe
  • EQx.exe
  • Gainx.exe - Plugin for Band-In-a-Box
  • P2midi.exe - Pitch To MIDI Converter
  • Plugs2x.exe
  • $Aweedit.exe
  • $Drums.exe
  • bb2005_dx_plug_1_3_3.exe
  • bb2006_dx_plug_1_3_4.exe
  • bb2006_dx_plug_1_3_4_g.exe - PG Music DirectX Plugins Setup
  • bb2006new.exe
  • bbbwg.dll
  • BBHF_Dynamic.dll
  • bbhf_dynamic2.dll
  • BBHF_Dynamic3.dll
  • bbwdll10.dll
  • bbwdll11.dll
  • bbwdll12.dll
  • bbwdll14.dll
  • bbwdll9.dll
  • BBWRES.dll
  • CDRipperX.ocx (by NUGROOVZ) - CDRipperX Control
  • CDWriterXP.ocx (by NUGROOVZ) - CDWriterXP Control
  • f32.exe
  • g32.exe
  • gp3.dll
  • gp4.dll
  • gp5.dll
  • INETWH32.dll (by Blue Sky Software) - Blue Sky Software - INETWH32 (INETWH32)
  • Listed.exe
  • miniburn.exe
  • opsndvol.exe
  • Roboex32.dll (by Blue Sky Software) - RoboHELP Classic (RoboHELP Extensions for WinHelp)
  • SKY16V3C.DLL (by SkyLine) - ImageLib DLL
  • STOMBBOldx.exe - SampleRate File Converter
  • STOMBBx.exe
  • TitleGen.exe
  • tscc.exe (by TechSmith) - TechSmith Screen Capture Codec Installer
  • tuner^.exe
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Uninstaller)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • unins000.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Lavalys\EVEREST Home Edition\unins000.exe'.

How do I remove Band-in-a-Box 2006?

You can uninstall Band-in-a-Box 2006 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 Band-in-a-Box 2006, 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 Band-in-a-Box 2006.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.72%
Windows 10 26.42%
Windows XP 15.09%
Windows Vista 3.77%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.08%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.87%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.09%
Windows 8.1 5.66%
Windows 10 Home 3.77%
Windows 10 Pro 3.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.38%
  Spain 9.23%
  Argentina 6.15%
  Brazil 6.15%
  Germany 6.15%
  Canada 4.62%
  Italy 4.62%
  Australia 3.08%
  Czech Republic 3.08%
  France 3.08%
  United Kingdom 3.08%
  Austria 1.54%
  Belgium 1.54%
  Colombia 1.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 19.15%
Hewlett-Packard 17.02%
Acer 14.89%
ASUS 10.64%
Toshiba 8.51%
Lenovo 6.38%
Alienware 4.26%
American Megatrends 4.26%
Intel 2.13%
Common models
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TOSHIBA Satellite L500 4.65%
TOSHIBA Satellite L745 2.33%
TOSHIBA Satellite A505 2.33%
PCCHIPS P17G 2.33%
Packard Bell imax mini N3... 2.33%

Publisher URL: www.pgmusic.com


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