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Should I remove Creative Media Toolbox 6?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
20% remove it80% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,321
United States Rank #3,870
Reach 0.0926%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.84 days
319.90 days >
Average installed length: 168.08 days


6.02 98.96%
6.00 1.04%

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Creative Media Toolbox 6

What is Creative Media Toolbox 6?  (from Creative Technology Ltd)

Designed for all levels of music consumers, Creative Media Toolbox 6 is an essential suite of software applications that will make converting, enhancing and organizing your digital music a breeze. Auto Tag Music - Uses state-of-the-art "MusicID" song recognition service from Gracenote to update or rectify the ID3 tags ...  Read more


Creative Media Toolbox 6 is a program developed by Creative Technology Ltd. The most used version is 6.02, 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 main program executable is Toolbox.exe. The software installer includes 88 files and is usually about 33.84 MB (35,486,542 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 63% of users of Creative Media Toolbox 6 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.creative.com
Help link: www.creative.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Creative\MediaToolbox6
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\09\01\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{F
Estimated size: 33.84 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Creative Media Toolbox 6

Program executable:Toolbox.exe
Name:Creative Media Toolbox
Path:C:\Program Files\Creative\MediaToolbox6\Toolbox\Toolbox.exe
Additional files:
  • MFInfou.dll - Creative Media File Information Module (DLL to get media file information)
  • CTSUSDKu.dll - Creative Software AutoUpdate Plugin (CTSUSDK)
  • CTXMLPsu.dll - Creative Technology Ltd XML Parser (Creative XML Parser Engine File)
  • CTTagCu.exe - Creative Tag Format Converter (Creative Tag Format Converter Application)
  • CTSUAppu.exe - Creative Software AutoUpdate (Creative Software AutoUpdate Manager)
  • HookWnd.dll - Creative Dialog Skin Engine
  • HookWndU.dll
  • RecSchd.exe - Recording Schedule Manager
  • AutoTag.exe - Creative Auto Tag Cleaner (Creative AutoTag Cleaner)
  • TagEdit.exe - EditMusicTags Application (EditMusicTags MFC Application)
  • CTAudEp.dll - Audio Endpoint Selection
  • CTMTBSvc.dll - Creative Media Toolbox 6 (System Level Service Installer)
  • OrgMusic.exe - Creative Music Organizer
  • SchdRec.exe - Schedule Music Recording
  • CTTagu.exe - Creative Auto Organizer
  • Toolbox.exe - Creative Media Toolbox
  • CTMedTBu.exe - Creative MediaToolbox (MediaToolbox)
  • ChnTag.exe - Tag Format Converter
  • NrmMusic.exe - Normalize Music Tool
  • ClnMusic.exe - Clean-up Music Tool
  • EQMusic.exe - Equalize Music Tool
  • CTAboutu.dll - Creative About Box
  • MTScdAgt.exe - Scheduling Agent
  • RecMusic.exe - Music Recorder
  • CvtMusic.exe - Media Toolbox (Convert Music Format)
  • CTIntrfu.dll - CTIntrfc
  • CTRegSvu.exe - CTRegSvr
  • CTNet.exe - CTNet

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Toolbox.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5B23A227-C562-470B-9285-9F881B897353}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Creative Media Toolbox 6?

You can uninstall Creative Media Toolbox 6 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 Creative Media Toolbox 6, 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 Creative Media Toolbox 6.

Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.21%
Windows 10 22.41%
Windows Vista 3.18%
Windows XP 1.21%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.03%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.89%
Windows 7 Professional 17.28%
Windows 10 Pro 7.04%
Windows 10 Home 6.16%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.52%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.05% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.05%
  Germany 7.75%
  United Kingdom 4.79%
  France 2.84%
  Canada 2.68%
  Italy 1.83%
  Netherlands 1.75%
  Japan 1.66%
  Australia 1.54%
  Belgium 0.81%
  DK 0.81%
  Poland 0.77%
  Sweden 0.73%
  Finland 0.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 44.20%
Hewlett-Packard 12.61%
Acer 8.26%
ASUS 7.59%
Alienware 4.91%
Intel 4.35%
Lenovo 0.89%
MSI 0.67%
Common models
Dell XPS 8300 15.72%
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 9.88%
ASUS All Series 7.19%
Dell Studio XPS 9100 6.14%
Alienware Aurora 3.59%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 3.44%

About Creative Technology Ltd

Creative designs, manufactures and distributes digitized sound and video boards, computers and related multimedia, and personal digital entertainment products.
Publisher URL: us.creative.com


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