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Should I remove Blue Iris ActiveX Control?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #25,001
United States Rank #15,516
Reach 0.0071%


VersionDistribution 2.90% 5.07% 1.45% 5.80% 2.90% 10.87% 8.70% 5.07% 1.45% 2.90% 0.72% 0.72% 1.45% 42.03%
1.03.04 5.07%
1.01.09 1.45%
1.00.31 0.72%
1.00.30 0.72%

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Blue Iris ActiveX Control

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Blue Iris ActiveX Control is a software program developed by Perspective Software. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 4.51 MB (4,725,120 bytes). 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 80% of users of Blue Iris ActiveX Control come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: blueirissoftware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Blue Iris ActiveX Control\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{7106E079-28CA-4FEC-A083-6577EB674526}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 4.51 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Blue Iris ActiveX Control

  • XCast.ocx - XCast ActiveX Control Module (Blue Iris Video Security and WebCam Software)
  • pthreadGC2.dll (by Open Source Software community project) - POSIX Threads for Windows Library

How do I remove Blue Iris ActiveX Control?

Quickly and completely remove Blue Iris ActiveX Control from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Blue Iris ActiveX Control 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Blue Iris ActiveX Control, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Blue Iris ActiveX Control.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.90%
Windows 10 42.03%
Windows Vista 2.90%
Windows XP 2.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.74%
Windows 7 Professional 18.12%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.32%
Windows 10 Home 10.87%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.97%
Windows 8.1 7.97%

Distribution by countryGeography

79.81% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 79.81%
  Canada 3.85%
  United Kingdom 2.40%
  Germany 1.92%
  France 1.92%
  Mexico 0.96%
  Brazil 0.96%
  Italy 0.96%
  Netherlands 0.96%
  Estonia 0.48%
  Malaysia 0.48%
  Paraguay 0.48%
  Romania 0.48%
  Thailand 0.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 28.00%
Acer 13.33%
ASUS 5.33%
Samsung 4.00%
Alienware 2.67%
Lenovo 2.67%
Intel 1.33%
Sony 1.33%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.81%
Dell Inspiron 580 1.90%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 1.90%
Samsung QX311/QX411/QX412... 1.90%
Dell Inspiron 1545 1.90%
Dell Studio 1747 1.90%


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