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Should I remove ChiconyCam?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,669
United States Rank #13,839
Reach 0.0450%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.51 days
663.94 days >
Average installed length: 348.85 days


VersionDistribution 1.35% 0.45% 29.80% 0.11% 0.56% 19.53% 1.02% 12.08% 17.83% 0.68% 3.16% 4.06% 8.47% 0.56% 0.34%


What is ChiconyCam?

ChiconyCam includes the required drivers and software configuration management utilities to connect and manage various Chicony USB cameras. This software is included with the camera on the CD.


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named chiconycam.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 658.16 KB (673,960 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.chicony.com.tw
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ChiconyCam
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A2201542-DA80-457F-8BD9-6C9C90196481}\Setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 658.16 KB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by ChiconyCam

Program executable:chiconycam.exe
Name:Video && Image Capture Application
Path:C:\Program Files\chiconycam\chiconycam.exe
Additional files:
  • CECPLFKT.exe - Chicony PLFKT (Camera power line frequency control tool)
  • FixUVC.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • CECPLFKT.exe runs as a service named 'CECFLPKT' (CECFLPKT).

How do I remove ChiconyCam?

You can uninstall ChiconyCam 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 ChiconyCam, 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 ChiconyCam.

Win 7 (SP1) 79%
Win XP 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 86.60%
Windows 10 13.18%
Windows XP 0.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.73%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.89%
Windows 7 Professional 18.73%
Windows 7 Home Basic 6.47%
Windows 10 Home 4.99%
Windows 7 Starter 4.43%

Distribution by countryGeography

22.08% of installs come from Brazil
Which countries install it?
  Brazil 22.08%
  United States 21.56%
  Germany 10.09%
  United Kingdom 7.05%
  France 3.47%
  Greece 3.36%
  Argentina 2.31%
  MA 2.21%
  South Africa 2.21%
  Belgium 2.10%
  Netherlands 2.10%
  Australia 1.68%
  Indonesia 1.68%
  Italy 1.68%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 40.77%
ASUS 19.31%
Intel 18.03%
Hewlett-Packard 9.44%
Sahara 6.01%
Dell 3.43%
Lenovo 3.00%
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CLEVO CO. W35_37ET 4.44%
CLEVO CO. W150ER ... 4.31%
Itautec S.A. Infoway w753... 3.93%

About Chicony Electronics Co.,Ltd

Chicony Electronics is an electronics manufacturer whose products include input devices, power supplies and digital image products.
Publisher URL: www.chicony.com.tw


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