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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,843
United States Rank #4,568
Reach 0.4215%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.55 days
517.79 days >
Average installed length: 272.06 days


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CyberLink YouCam 5

What is CyberLink YouCam 5?  (from CyberLink)

Experience all the fun features and effects you can use when chatting with friends, or powerful utilities to enhance your work presentations, tutorials or video conferencing. YouCam has it all - for work, play and everything in between. YouCam Mobile is the first application of its kind to truly enable Windows 8 system...  Read more


CyberLink YouCam 5 is a software program developed by CyberLink. The most common release is 5.0.0909, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named YouCam.exe. The setup package generally installs about 132 files and is usually about 493.27 KB (505,112 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 16% of users of CyberLink YouCam 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Indonesia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.CyberLink.com
Help link: support.gocyberlink.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CyberLink\YouCam\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{01FB4998-33C4-4431-85ED-079E3EEFE75D}\Setup.exe" /z-uninstall
Estimated size: 493.27 KB

Program filesFiles installed by CyberLink YouCam 5

Program executable:YouCam.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\CyberLink\YouCam\YouCam.exe
Additional files:
  • EvoParser.dll - Cyberlink Product Evolution Parser DLL
  • CES_Picture.dll - Cyberlink Picture in Picture Module (Cyberlink Picture in Picture Library)
  • CES_Template.dll - Cyberlink Layer Template Module (Cyberlink Layer Template Library)
  • libMoDet.dll - libTrack Dynamic Link Library
  • libTrack.dll
  • CES_PlugIn_2.dll - CyberLink Corp. CES_PlugIn_2 (CES System PlugIn 2)
  • CES_PlugIn_3.dll - CyberLink Corp. CES_PlugIn_3 (CES System PlugIn 3)
  • CES_PlugIn_4.dll - CyberLink Corp. CES_PlugIn_4 (CES System PlugIn 4)
  • CES_PlugIn_5.dll - CyberLink Corp. CES_PlugIn_5 (CES System PlugIn 5)
  • CES_PlugIn_6.dll - CyberLink Corp. CES_PlugIn 6 (CES System PlugIn 6)
  • CES_PlugIn.dll - CyberLink Corp. CES_PlugIn (CES System PlugIn)
  • REGX.dll - CyberLink Registry Utility
  • YouCamService.exe - YouCamService Application (CyberLink YouCam Service)
  • CES_Title2.dll - CES Title2 Library Module (CES Title2 Library)
  • ces_pluginhost.dll - cyberlink CES_PlugInHost (CES_PlugInHost)
  • YouCamTray.exe - CyberLink YouCam Tray
  • YCMediaCache.dll - cyberlink MediaCache (MediaCache)
  • YCMMirage.exe - YCMMirag Application (YouCam Mirage)
  • CES_ParticleEngine.dll - ces particle engine
  • CES_ParticlePlugin.dll - pfx default plugin
  • TaskSchedulerEX.exe - TaskSchedulerEX
  • CLWFLService.exe - CLWFLService (CyberLink Webcam Face Login Service)
  • YouCam.exe - YouCam
  • Youcam_webcam_camera_video.exe
  • CRoiMotion.dll - Cyberlink Region of Interest Motion Module (Cyberlink Region of Interest Motion Library)
  • CLVTransDetect.dll - CLVTransDetect Dynamic Link Library
  • ImageWrapper.dll - ImageWrapper Dynamic Link Library (ImageWrapper DLL)
  • ImageUtility.dll - ImageUti Dynamic Link Library (Cyberlink ImageUtility Library)
  • libmjpgdec.dll - CyberLink Motion JPEG Decoder
  • pyloader.dll - pyloader Dynamic Link Library
  • CLMFTWrapperFilter.dll - Cyberlink MFT Wrapper Filter
  • CLFxRec.dll - CyberLink Effect Recorder (CLFxRec Dynamic Link Library)
  • MUIStartMenu.exe - MUI StartMenu Application
  • CLMediaDetect.dll - CyberLink CLMediaDetect (CLMediaDetect)
  • Trial.exe - CyberLink OLRStateCheck (OLRStateCheck)
  • CES_3DRendererD3D.dll - CES_3DRenderer Library
  • CLWVDAdapter.dll - CyberLink CLWVDAdapter (CyberLink Webcam Virtual Drvier Adapter)
  • CES_3DLoaderC3S.dll - CES_3DLoader Library
  • CES_3DLoaderFBX.dll
  • CES_3DScene.dll - CES_3DScene Library
  • CLAuMixer.dll - CyberLink CLAuMixer (CLAuMixer)
  • TrialMgr.exe - CyberLink TrialMgr (TrialMgr)
  • CLEvr.dll - CLEvr
  • CLWFL.dll - CLWFL (CyberLink Webcam Face Login)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • Youcam_webcam_camera_video.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C5A15434-B0FA-460C-A8F1-8130601FE342}' (runs on registration).
  • YouCam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{74B7EF9C-1D63-463E-A489-A0587CB8959B}' (runs on registration).
  • YCMMirage.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CDADA0E2-BD84-46FF-9017-73104873E1A8}' (runs on registration).
2 Scheduled Tasks (Boot/Login)
  • YouCamService.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named YCMServiceAgent.
  • YCMMirage.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named YouCam Mirage.
5 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • YouCamService.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'YouCam Service' which loads as "C:\Program Files\CyberLink\YouCam\YouCamService.exe" /s.
  • YCMMirage.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'YCMMirage.exe' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Lenovo\YouCam\YCMMirage.exe".
  • YouCam.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'YouCam Tray' which loads as "C:\Program Files\CyberLink\YouCam\YouCam.exe" /s.
  • YouCamTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'YouCam Mirror Tray icon' which loads as "C:\Program Files\CyberLink\YouCam\YouCamTray.exe" /s.
  • MUIStartMenu.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'UpdatePSTShortCut' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Cyberlink\DVD Suite\MUITransfer\MUIStartMenu.exe" "C:\Program Files\Cyberlink\DVD Suite" UpdateWithCreateOnce "Software\CyberLink\PowerStarter".
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • YouCamService.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\CyberLink\YouCam\YouCamService.exe'.
  • YCMMirage.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\CyberLink\YouCam\YCMMirage.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:6 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0026587718%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00176923%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00088955%
0.015104% average
Memory:2.71 MB
Total CPU:0.0002766642%
Kernel CPU:0.00020750%
User CPU:0.00006917%
CPU cycles/sec:2,544
I/O reads/min:127 Bytes
Memory:2.16 MB
Total CPU:0.0011957011%
Kernel CPU:0.00059344%
User CPU:0.00060226%
CPU cycles/sec:7,720,830
I/O reads/min:1.55 KB

How do I remove CyberLink YouCam 5?

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Or, you can uninstall CyberLink YouCam 5 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 CyberLink YouCam 5, 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 CyberLink YouCam 5.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.00%
Windows 8 28.54%
Windows XP 0.85%
Windows Vista 0.61%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.34%
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.14%
Windows 7 Professional 8.12%
Windows 8.1 6.12%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.58%
Windows 8 Pro 4.73%

Distribution by countryGeography

16.16% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 16.16%
  Germany 14.10%
  Indonesia 4.17%
  India 3.64%
  United Kingdom 3.37%
  Vietnam 2.80%
  Thailand 2.80%
  DZ 2.73%
  MA 2.71%
  Colombia 2.56%
  Italy 2.20%
  Brazil 1.92%
  Malaysia 1.89%
  Philippines 1.87%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.70%
Medion 18.92%
Acer 14.73%
Dell 12.44%
ASUS 7.55%
Lenovo 6.03%
Samsung 5.92%
Toshiba 3.47%
NEC 2.67%
Common models
Medion E7222 8.25%
Medion E6228 6.18%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.78%
Medion P6634 4.90%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.74%

About CyberLink

CyberLink is a digital entertainment & multimedia products application whose products include video editing application, media middle application, a multimedia application suite, DVD authoring application, picture organizer & viewers & optical disc authoring application.
Publisher URL: www.cyberlink.com


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