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Should I remove Blackmagic Fusion?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,525
United States Rank #21,091
Reach 0.0095%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.40 days
188.89 days >
Average installed length: 99.25 days


9.0.2 3.74%
9.0.1 1.60%
9.0 0.53%
8.2.1 9.09%
8.2 6.95%
8.1.1 2.67%
8.0 12.30%
7.50.1477 47.06%
7.7.1 1.60%
7.7 10.16%
7.6 4.28%

Blackmagic Fusion

What is Blackmagic Fusion?  (from Blackmagic Design)

Fusion is the world’s most advanced compositing software for visual effects artists, broadcast and motion graphic designers and 3D animators. With over 25 years of development, Fusion has been used on over 1000 major Hollywood blockbuster feature films! Fusion features an easy and powerful node based interface so you c...  Read more


Blackmagic Fusion is a software program developed by Blackmagic Design. The most common release is 7.50.1477, 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 setup package generally installs about 51 files and is usually about 1.24 MB (1,304,763 bytes). 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 42% of users of Blackmagic Fusion come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.blackmagicdesign.com/products/fusion
Help link: www.blackmagicdesign.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\blackmagic design\fusion\templates\lensflares
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{44A1D808-679A-4F32-B11C-A0B765B8FFB7}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.24 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Blackmagic Fusion

  • fusion.exe - Fusion 7.5 (Fusion)
  • arriraw_sdk.dll
  • crmsdk.dll (by CANON INC) - CINEMA EOS
  • cudart64_41_28.dll (by NVIDIA) - NVIDIA CUDA 4.1.28 Runtime (NVIDIA CUDA Runtime, Version 4.1.28)
  • ispc_texcomp.dll
  • iup3.10.dll
  • libcurl.dll (by The cURL library, http://curl.haxx.se/) - The cURL library (libcurl Shared Library)
  • libsndfile.dll - libsndfile Dynamic Link Library
  • lua5.1.dll
  • opencv_core248.dll
  • phcon.dll (by Vision Research) - Phantom (R) High Speed Digital Video Camera (Phantom camera control dll 64-bit)
  • phfile.dll (by Vision Research) - Image and cine file formats dll 64-bit
  • phint.dll - Color interpolation dll 64-bit
  • phsharp.dll - PhSharp (Phantom .NET helper 64-bit)
  • phsig.dll - Signal acquisition dll 64-bit
  • phsigv.dll - Signal view dll 64-bit
  • r3dproxy.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • fusion.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{558504AC-B7B6-40AF-8BEF-1375ABB0B9BA}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Blackmagic Fusion?

You can uninstall Blackmagic Fusion 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 Blackmagic Fusion, 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 Blackmagic Fusion.

Win 10 58%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 58.29%
Windows 7 41.71%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 20.32%
Windows 10 Pro 16.04%
Windows 7 Home Premium 15.51%
Windows 7 Professional 13.90%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.76%
Windows 8.1 8.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.78%
  Germany 11.11%
  United Kingdom 6.22%
  France 4.89%
  Belgium 3.11%
  Australia 3.11%
  Italy 3.11%
  Brazil 2.22%
  India 2.22%
  Spain 1.78%
  Canada 1.78%
  Poland 1.78%
  Singapore 1.33%
  Indonesia 1.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 23.96%
Hewlett-Packard 19.79%
Dell 12.50%
Acer 12.50%
Lenovo 11.46%
MSI 4.17%
Samsung 4.17%
Toshiba 3.13%
Intel 2.08%
Medion 1.04%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.11%
LENOVO 20175 1.80%
MSI MS-7817 1.80%
ASUSTeK X550CC 1.80%
ASUSTeK Q551LN 1.80%
Dell Inspiron 5721 1.80%


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