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Should I remove Canon Utilities MyCamera?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,006
United States Rank #856
Reach 0.6879%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.74 days
670.76 days >
Average installed length: 352.43 days


VersionDistribution 8.05% 24.73% 26.45% 13.42% 0.58% 5.49% 21.27%

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Canon Utilities MyCamera

What is Canon Utilities MyCamera?

Canon MyCamera comes packaged with many versions of Canon Digital Cameras through the EOS Utility CD. It provides the user the ability to create units with both image and audio and save them as a single item by selecting the data type for start-up Images, both from common cameras and various DV Cameras.


The most common release is, 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 primary executable is named mycamera.exe. The setup package generally installs about 47 files and is usually about 8.41 MB (8,821,672 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.usa.canon.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Canon\CameraWindow\MyCamera
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Canon\UIW\\Uninst.exe" "C:\Program Files\Canon\CameraWindow\MyCamera\Uninst.ini"
Estimated size: 8.41 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Canon Utilities MyCamera

Program executable:mycamera.exe
Name:Canon Utilities MyCamera
Path:C:\Program Files\canon\camerawindow\mycamera\mycamera.exe
Additional files:
  • canonIHL.dll - Canon Digital Camera Image Handling Library
  • PspropSt.dll - Canon Digital Camra Comon Library(PsPropSt) (PsPropSt DLL)
  • rcPropSt.dll - Canon Digital Camra Comon Library(rcPropSt) (rcPropSt DLL)
  • deImg404.dll - Canon Digital Camera Support Library (deImg404)
  • deImgP01.dll - deImgP01
  • rcDcd.dll - Canon Digital Camera File Decording Library
  • rcParse.dll - Canon Digital Camera File Parsing Library
  • rdDcd.dll - PSDK Picture View Decoder - This software is based in part on the work of the Independent JPEG Group.
  • rdParse.dll - Canon Digital Camera file parsing library
  • MCM.dll - Canon Utilities My Camera Maker
  • deImgT10.dll - Canon Camera Support Library (Canon Digital Camera Developing Library)
  • deImgT2X.dll
  • DeImgT31.dll
  • deImgT32.dll
  • deImgT40.dll
  • deImgT41.dll
  • deImgT50.dll
  • deImgT60.dll
  • deImgT70.dll
  • deImgT71.dll
  • deImgT72.dll
  • rcDvlp.dll
  • rdDvlp.dll - Canon Camera Support library (Canon Camera Support File)
  • CustomInstall.dll - Canon Utilities MyCamera (Custom module for Canon Utilities MyCamera)
  • DPPLibCom.dll - DPP Libray Communicator
  • comndlg.dll - Canon Digital Camera (Canon Digital Camera User Interface)
  • deImg137.dll - CANON deImg137 (deImg137)
  • deImg139.dll - CANON deImg139 (deImg139)
  • deImg140.dll - CANON deImg140 (deImg140)
  • deImgP02.dll - CANON deImgP02 (deImgP02)
  • deImgP03.dll - CANON deImgP03 (deImgP03)
  • deImgP04.dll - CANON deImgP04 (deImgP04)
  • ipBaseParse.dll - BaseParser (IHL Image File Parser)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MyCamera.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{36654CFF-2E2C-499E-879A-7E842DB31C85}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Canon Utilities MyCamera?

You can uninstall Canon Utilities MyCamera 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 Canon Utilities MyCamera, 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 Canon Utilities MyCamera.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.23%
Windows Vista 15.21%
Windows 10 14.34%
Windows XP 9.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.48%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.94%
Windows 7 Professional 9.55%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.06%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.16%
Windows 10 Home 6.37%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.44%
  Germany 8.91%
  Canada 5.58%
  United Kingdom 4.63%
  France 2.50%
  Australia 2.48%
  Italy 2.25%
  Netherlands 1.86%
  Belgium 1.09%
  Finland 0.91%
  Israel 0.90%
  Sweden 0.89%
  Austria 0.77%
  Japan 0.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.00%
Hewlett-Packard 28.30%
Acer 13.32%
Toshiba 7.09%
ASUS 4.73%
Intel 3.12%
Medion 2.84%
American Megatrends 1.51%
Lenovo 1.37%
Samsung 1.10%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.58%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.28%
Dell Inspiron 530 3.56%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.85%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.49%
Dell Dell XPS420 2.07%

About Canon

Canon is a manufacture of imaging and optical products, including cameras, camcorders, photocopiers, steppers and computer printers.
Publisher URL: www.canon.com


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