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What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,836
United States Rank #10,817
Reach 0.0247%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 253.66 days
749.65 days >
Average installed length: 393.88 days


3.6.2 13.01%
3.6.1 4.91%
3.6.0 3.47%
3.5.3 42.20%
3.5.2 6.65%
3.5.1 7.51%
3.4.2 8.67%
3.3.3 6.36%
3.3.2 0.58%
3.3.0 0.58%
3.2.4 0.87%
3.2.3 1.45%
3.2.2 0.58%
3.2.1 0.29%
3.2.0 0.29%
3.1.2 0.29%
3.1.0 0.87%
3.0.8 0.58%
3.0.6 0.58%
3.0.2 0.29%

Contour Storyteller

What is Contour Storyteller?  (from Contour)

Contour Storyteller brings video and location together into a single experience. When you play your GPS videos you'll be able to watch your path as you bomb down the hill while interacting between the map and the video player to fast forward to your favorite parts. Use the "places" feature to track all the places in th...  Read more


Contour Storyteller is a program developed by Contour. The most used version is 3.5.3, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 90 files and is usually about 46.55 MB (48,808,626 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 53% of users of Contour Storyteller come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: contour.com/software/storyteller
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ContourStoryteller
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\ContourStoryteller\Contour Utilities\Uninstall Contour Storyteller.exe
Estimated size: 46.55 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Contour Storyteller

  • ContourLauncher.exe - Contour Storyteller Launcher (Contour Storyteller Application Launcher)
  • ContourStoryteller.exe - Contour Storyteller (Contour Storyteller Application)
  • QTSourcePXT.dll (by MediaLooks Company) - QuickTime DirectShow Source
  • MLProxy.dll (by MediaLooks Company) - MediaLooks Proxy Module
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • CrashSender.exe - CrashSender Module
  • CrashRpt.dll - CrashRpt Module
  • libmp4v2.dll (by MP4v2) - MP4v2 (MP4v2 2.0-r477)
  • phonon4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtGui4.dll
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtSql4.dll
  • QtSvg4.dll
  • QtWebKit4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • QtXmlPatterns4.dll
  • ContourAutoplay.exe
  • ContourConfigure.exe
  • ContourUpload.exe
  • qtclipmovie.exe
  • QTQuickTime.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • ContourStoryteller.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{30669D6F-71DC-45D3-90AC-2FA2380B14B8}' (runs on registration).
  • ContourLauncher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E406C1DE-C422-4F6F-99E7-939527334A52}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • ContourAutoplay.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'ContourCameraFinder' and executes as "C:\Program Files\ContourStoryteller\ContourAutoplay.exe".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • ContourAutoplay.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ContourCameraFinder' which loads as C:\Program Files\ContourStoryteller\ContourAutoplay.exe.

How do I remove Contour Storyteller?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win Server 2003 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.03%
Windows 8 24.86%
Windows Vista 6.65%
Windows XP 3.18%
Windows Server 2003 0.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.57%
Windows 7 Professional 17.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.83%
Windows 8.1 8.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.78%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.05%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.46% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 53.46%
  Australia 7.14%
  Canada 6.45%
  United Kingdom 5.76%
  France 4.15%
  Germany 3.69%
  Sweden 3.00%
  Norway 2.30%
  DK 1.38%
  Finland 1.15%
  Italy 0.92%
  Israel 0.92%
  Japan 0.92%
  Brazil 0.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.23%
Hewlett-Packard 26.79%
ASUS 12.44%
Acer 9.57%
Samsung 3.83%
Lenovo 2.87%
Toshiba 2.87%
Intel 2.39%
Sony 1.91%
Sahara 0.96%
Alienware 0.96%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.58%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.58%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.82%
Dell XPS 8700 2.29%
Dell Latitude E6410 2.29%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 1.53%


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