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Should I remove Easy CD Creator 5 Basic?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,752
United States Rank #13,499
Reach 0.0093%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.58 days
695.62 days >
Average installed length: 365.50 days


VersionDistribution 4.37% 0.55% 38.25% 0.55% 6.01% 5.46% 2.73% 0.55% 2.19% 1.64% 8.74% 6.56% 3.28% 2.19% 0.55% 1.09% 1.64% 0.55% 13.11%

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Easy CD Creator 5 Basic

What is Easy CD Creator 5 Basic?  (from Roxio)

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Easy CD Creator 5 Basic is a program developed by Roxio. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 40 files and is usually about 2.79 MB (2,928,640 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 82% of users of Easy CD Creator 5 Basic come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.roxio.com
Help link: www.roxio.com/en/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\adaptec shared\creatorapi
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{609F7AC8-C510-11D4-A788-009027ABA5D0}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.79 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Easy CD Creator 5 Basic

  • cdbootable.dll - Easy CD Creator API (CdBootable Module)
  • cddataps.dll - Adaptec CDAPI ProxyStub
  • cdextra.dll - Adaptec CdExtra
  • cdmp3.dll - CDMP3 Module
  • creator.dll - Creator Module
  • database.dll - database Module
  • iso9660.dll - ISO9660 Module
  • joliet.dll - Joliet Module
  • translator.dll - Translator Module
  • udf.dll - UDF Module

How do I remove Easy CD Creator 5 Basic?

You can uninstall Easy CD Creator 5 Basic 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 Easy CD Creator 5 Basic, 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 Easy CD Creator 5 Basic.

Win XP 80%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 83.06%
Windows 7 13.11%
Windows 10 2.19%
Windows Vista 1.64%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 85.29%
Windows 7 Professional 6.47%
Windows 7 Home Premium 4.71%
Windows 10 Pro 0.59%
Windows Vista Enterprise 0.59%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 0.59%

Distribution by countryGeography

81.68% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 81.68%
  United Kingdom 4.96%
  Canada 3.82%
  Australia 1.15%
  Germany 1.15%
  Ireland 0.76%
  Netherlands 0.76%
  Poland 0.76%
  DZ 0.38%
  France 0.38%
  Israel 0.38%
  Colombia 0.38%
  Mexico 0.38%
  TN 0.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 62.50%
Gateway 7.89%
Hewlett-Packard 5.92%
Compaq 5.92%
Intel 4.61%
American Megatrends 3.95%
Sahara 3.29%
Toshiba 1.97%
ASUS 1.32%
NEC 0.66%
Common models
Dell Computer Dimension 4... 5.84%
Dell Computer Dimension 2... 5.84%
Dell Computer OptiPlex GX... 5.11%
Dell Computer Dimension 8... 3.65%
Dell OptiPlex GX620 ... 2.92%
Gateway E-4000 ... 2.92%

About Roxio

Roxio, now Sonic Solutions, is a software developer specializing in consumer digital media products whose product line includes programs for the creation of digital media projects, media conversion software, and content distribution systems.
Publisher URL: www.roxio.com


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