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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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Global Rank #25,411
United States Rank #15,590
Reach 0.0076%


VersionDistribution 1.87% 0.93% 2.80% 3.74% 6.54% 9.35% 6.54% 1.87% 3.74% 0.93% 0.93% 1.87% 48.60%
1.03.04 6.54%
1.01.09 1.87%
1.00.31 0.93%
1.00.30 0.93%

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Blue Iris ActiveX Control


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 8. While about 76% 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 "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (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) 57%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.88%
Windows 8 35.51%
Windows XP 2.80%
Windows Vista 2.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.17%
Windows 7 Professional 17.76%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.02%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.28%
Windows 8.1 10.28%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 5.61%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.28%
  Canada 5.13%
  United Kingdom 3.21%
  Germany 2.56%
  France 1.92%
  Netherlands 1.28%
  Brazil 1.28%
  Mexico 1.28%
  Portugal 0.64%
  Italy 0.64%
  Estonia 0.64%
  Norway 0.64%
  DK 0.64%
  BO 0.64%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 37.74%
Hewlett-Packard 16.98%
Acer 13.21%
ASUS 5.66%
Toshiba 3.77%
Lenovo 3.77%
Sony 3.77%
American Megatrends 1.89%
Intel 1.89%
Medion 1.89%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.26%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 2.13%
Dell Inspiron 580 2.13%
Dell Studio 1747 2.13%
LENOVO 4058CTO 1.06%
LENOVO 1037 1.06%


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