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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,087
United States Rank #9,047
Reach 0.0268%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.70 days
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Average installed length: 165.81 days


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Creative Music Server

What is Creative Music Server?  (from Creative Technology Ltd)

The X-Fi music server allows you to integrate your iTunes and Windows media player libraries. You can also stream the music to different devices, wired or wireless. For wireless output, you will need to use the Creative Wireless transmitter and receiver. Lets you create smooth transitions between songs. Fading out the ...  Read more


Creative Music Server is a program developed by Creative Technology Ltd. The main program executable is musicsvr.exe. The software installer includes 38 files and is usually about 11.65 MB (12,216,866 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 63% of users of Creative Music Server come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.creative.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Creative\Music Server
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\09\01\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{3
Estimated size: 11.65 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Creative Music Server

Program executable:musicsvr.exe
Name:Creative Music Server
Path:C:\Program Files\creative\music server\musicsvr.exe
Additional files:
  • MFInfou.dll - Creative Media File Information Module (DLL to get media file information)
  • HWAboutU.DLL - Creative Dialog Skin Engine About Box
  • CTAttrib.dll - Creative Dynamic Link Library
  • CTLoadRs.dll - CTLoadRs Dynamic Link Library
  • CTDBEngu.dll - CTDBEng Dynamic Link Library (CTDBEng DLL)
  • CTDRMRes.dll - Creative DRM UI Resource DLL
  • FmtQuryu.dll - Creative Format Query Module
  • VDJPlayu.dll - Creative VDJ Playback System
  • HookWndU.dll - Creative Dialog Skin Engine
  • CTAudEp.dll - Audio Endpoint Selection
  • EffcMgru.dll - Creative Effect Manager
  • CodcMgru.dll - Creative Codec Manager
  • MxLibu.dll - Creative Mixer Library
  • AuDMgr.dll - Creative Music Server (Audio Device Manager)
  • CTPQMgr.dll - Playback Queue Manager
  • ITLibCr.dll - iTune Library Plugin
  • ITLibRC.dll - iTunes Library RC Plugin
  • ITLibUI.dll - iTunes Library Plugin
  • MSUI.DLL - Music Server User Interface
  • MSvrMgr.dll - Creative Music Server Manager
  • MyCompCr.dll - My Computer Plugin
  • MyCompRC.dll - My Computer RC Plugin
  • MyCompUI.dll
  • MyPlsCr.dll - My Playlist Lbrary Core Plugin
  • MyPlsRC.dll - My Playlist Library RC Plugin
  • MyPlsUI.dll - My Playlist Library Plugin
  • RCMain.dll - Remote Control Service
  • WiSetupW.dll
  • WMLibCr.dll - Windows Media Library Plugin
  • WMLibRC.dll - Windows Media Library RC Plugin
  • WMLibUI.dll
  • PlxLoadu.dll - Creative Plex Loader
  • CTDRMUIu.dll - Creative DRM UI
  • CTSPB.dll - Creative Module
  • CTVisAud.dll - Creative Engine (Creative Vista Audio Engine)
  • CTIntrfu.dll - CTIntrfc
  • CTRegSvu.exe - CTRegSvr

How do I remove Creative Music Server?

You can uninstall Creative Music Server 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 Music Server, 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 Music Server.

Win 10 53%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 53.31%
Windows 7 46.69%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 19.09%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.12%
Windows 7 Professional 13.23%
Windows 8.1 Pro 12.10%
Windows 10 Home 8.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.33%
  Germany 9.57%
  United Kingdom 6.63%
  Canada 3.24%
  France 2.50%
  Italy 1.47%
  Sweden 1.33%
  Australia 1.18%
  Austria 1.03%
  Belgium 1.03%
  Hong Kong 1.03%
  Netherlands 1.03%
  Spain 0.59%
  Finland 0.59%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 19.38%
ASUS 17.05%
Hewlett-Packard 16.28%
Acer 8.53%
Intel 3.10%
Medion 2.33%
Alienware 1.55%
Common models
ASUS All Series 25.93%
Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3 5.09%
MSI MS-7751 5.09%
MSI MS-7821 2.31%
MSI MS-7845 2.31%
MSI MS-7885 2.31%

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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