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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,523
United States Rank #14,489
Reach 0.0336%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.99 days
235.80 days >
Average installed length: 123.89 days


1.2.0 17.67%
1.1.0 15.26%
1.0.3 22.36%
1.0.2 5.29%
1.0.1 12.24%
1.0.0 16.16%
0.9.2 1.81%
0.9.1 9.21%

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Capture NX-D

What is Capture NX-D?  (from Nikon)

Develop RAW images to create the photos imagined with shooting. Development processing software to maximize camera and lens capabilities, and to achieve photos with the ultimate in image quality that Nikon intended. This RAW development software, Capture NX-D, is our response to demands like this from photographers. ...  Read more


Capture NX-D is a program developed by Nikon. The most used version is 1.0.3, 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 software installer includes 35 files and is usually about 49.44 MB (51,838,741 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 26% of users of Capture NX-D come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: beta.nikonimglib.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nikon\Capture NX-D\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{56E8726C-8674-4715-8535-011DE67F2A6D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 49.44 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Capture NX-D

  • CNXDPrintPILang.dll - Capture NX-D
  • Zelkova7Lang.dll - ZelkovaLang Dynamic Link Library
  • CaptureNX-D.exe
  • CML10.dll - CML10
  • CNXD.dll
  • Mercury.dll - Mercury Event Management Library
  • RCSigProc.dll - Nikon DSC RAW library (Nikon RAW library for 64bit)
  • RedEye2.dll - RedEye2
  • tbr.dll - Threaded Image Rendering Library
  • WorkQueue3.dll - WorkQueue Library
  • zlib1.dll - zlib1 Library
  • CNXDAct.exe
  • Asteroid10.dll - Nikon File Utility
  • MCARecLib3.dll - MCA Register Library 3
  • Zelkova7.dll - Keyaki(Zelkova) Library
  • Zelkova8Lang.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • CaptureNX-D.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B8FD067B-614E-4A65-9CA0-AE066DD1341B}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Capture NX-D?

You can uninstall Capture NX-D 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 Capture NX-D, 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 Capture NX-D.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.89%
Windows 10 45.85%
Windows Vista 2.11%
Windows XP 0.15%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.12%
Windows 7 Professional 14.39%
Windows 8.1 13.64%
Windows 10 Home 13.03%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.09%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.18%

Distribution by countryGeography

25.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 25.82%
  Germany 19.26%
  Italy 10.66%
  United Kingdom 6.42%
  France 5.33%
  Netherlands 4.37%
  Sweden 2.87%
  Austria 2.46%
  Australia 2.32%
  Canada 2.19%
  Belgium 1.91%
  Switzerland 1.78%
  Spain 1.37%
  Japan 1.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.84%
Dell 17.07%
Acer 16.47%
ASUS 10.48%
Medion 5.99%
Lenovo 5.69%
Toshiba 3.59%
Samsung 2.99%
Intel 1.50%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.62%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.81%
Dell XPS 8700 3.81%
Acer Aspire V3-771 2.86%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.86%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.38%

About Nikon

Nikon specializes in optics and imaging and its products include cameras, camera lenses, binoculars, microscopes, ophthalmic lenses, measurement instruments, and the steppers used in the photolithography steps of semiconductor fabrication, of which it is the world's second largest manufacturer.
Publisher URL: www.nikon.com


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