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What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,831
United States Rank #10,747
Reach 0.0437%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.59 days
430.35 days >
Average installed length: 226.11 days


3.108 6.74% 38.79% 4.76% 22.53% 0.12% 4.07%
3.0 23.00%

Color Efex Pro 3.0 Complete

What is Color Efex Pro Complete?  (from Nik Software)

Nik Software Color Efex Pro 3.0 filters are the leading photographic filters for digital photography. The award-winning Color Efex Pro filters are widely used by many of today's professional photographers. Color Efex Pro offers both traditional and stylizing filters that offer numerous possibilities to enhance and tran...  Read more


Color Efex Pro 3.0 Complete is a program developed by Nik Software. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is CEP3.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 12.69 MB (13,308,492 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 33% of users of Color Efex Pro Complete come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.niksoftware.com
Help link: niksoftware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\adobe\adobe photoshop cs4\plug-ins\nik software\color efex pro 3.0 complete
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop CS4\Plug-ins\Nik Software\Color Efex Pro 3.0 Complete\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 12.69 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Color Efex Pro 3.0 Complete

Program executable:CEP3.exe
Name:Color Efex Pro 3.0
Path:C:\Program Files\nik software\color efex pro 3.0 complete for lightroom\CEP3.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe
  • CEP3.exe - Color Efex Pro 3.0

How do I remove Color Efex Pro Complete?

You can uninstall Color Efex Pro Complete 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 Color Efex Pro 3.0 Complete, 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 Color Efex Pro Complete.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.45%
Windows 10 16.61%
Windows XP 8.48%
Windows Vista 5.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.74%
Windows 7 Professional 12.84%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.40%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.32%
Windows 8.1 3.62%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.65% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.65%
  Germany 12.86%
  Italy 4.90%
  United Kingdom 4.39%
  Indonesia 3.67%
  Canada 3.06%
  Netherlands 2.96%
  France 2.35%
  Spain 2.35%
  Russia 1.63%
  Poland 1.63%
  India 1.33%
  Austria 1.33%
  Belgium 1.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.01%
Hewlett-Packard 22.58%
Acer 19.14%
ASUS 10.32%
Toshiba 3.01%
Intel 2.58%
Medion 2.15%
American Megatrends 1.94%
Lenovo 1.72%
Samsung 1.08%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.77%
ASUS All Series 3.85%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.37%
Dell XPS 8300 2.40%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 2.40%
Acer Aspire V3-571G 1.92%

Publisher URL: www.niksoftware.com


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