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Should I remove BrightAuthor?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #31,438
United States Rank #22,866
Reach 0.0047%


VersionDistribution 3.03% 4.55% 3.03% 9.09% 1.52% 1.52% 7.58% 1.52% 1.52% 9.09% 6.06% 21.21% 1.52% 3.03% 12.12% 3.03% 4.55% 1.52% 1.52% 1.52% 1.52%



BrightAuthor is a software program developed by BrightSign. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named BrightAuthor.exe. The setup package generally installs about 13 files and is usually about 19.52 MB (20,465,339 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 62% of users of BrightAuthor come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.brightsign.biz
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\BrightSign\BrightAuthor\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{A1D53A80-BF69-4BF8-AEE8-232EE16AC570}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 19.52 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by BrightAuthor

Program executable:BrightAuthor.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\BrightSign\BrightAuthor\BrightAuthor.exe
Additional files:
  • libmedia.dll - Probe Library (A library for probing media data.)
  • BrightAuthor.exe - BrightAuthor
  • EnableFWBA.exe - BrightAuthor Firewall Tool
  • SmartThreadPool.dll - Amib.Threading
  • ffmpeg.exe

How do I remove BrightAuthor?

Quickly and completely remove BrightAuthor from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall BrightAuthor 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 BrightAuthor, 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 BrightAuthor.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.67%
Windows 8 31.34%
Windows XP 2.99%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 34.85%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.21%
Windows 8.1 Pro 12.12%
Windows 8.1 9.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.58%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.90%
  United Kingdom 7.14%
  Netherlands 5.95%
  Germany 4.76%
  Italy 3.57%
  Spain 2.38%
  Japan 2.38%
  Finland 1.19%
  United Arab Emirates 1.19%
  France 1.19%
  Australia 1.19%
  Norway 1.19%
  Belgium 1.19%
  Chile 1.19%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.57%
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Acer 10.71%
Lenovo 8.93%
ASUS 7.14%
Sony 7.14%
Toshiba 5.36%
Samsung 3.57%
Medion 1.79%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 9010 4.84%
Dell Precision WorkStatio... 3.23%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 3.23%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 1.61%
MSI MS-7808 1.61%
MSI MS-7752 1.61%


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