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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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United States Rank #19,144
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HP Camera

What is HP Camera?

The ArcSoft Webcam Sharing Manager is a utility for sharing the integrated webcam with multiple applications simultaneously.


HP Camera is a software program developed by ArcSoft. 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 primary executable is named hpcamera.exe. The setup package generally installs about 42 files and is usually about 89.64 MB (93,998,075 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 39% of users of HP Camera come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Mexico.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ArcSoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\Camera\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{CD63F5EF-A0DC-4E5E-8200-E5703531D649}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 89.64 MB

Program filesFiles installed by HP Camera

Program executable:hpcamera.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\hewlett-packard\camera\hpcamera.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • HPCamera.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5FBAD500-6FA3-4660-A9A1-68F9664A99BF}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove HP Camera?

You can uninstall HP Camera 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 HP Camera, 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 HP Camera.

Win 7 (SP1) 91%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 92.59%
Windows 10 7.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Starter 81.40%
Windows 10 Home 5.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.55%
Windows 7 Home Premium 3.72%
Windows 7 Professional 2.07%
Windows 10 Pro 0.83%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.24% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 39.24%
  France 8.33%
  Mexico 8.33%
  Canada 5.56%
  United Kingdom 2.78%
  Colombia 2.43%
  Spain 2.43%
  Italy 2.43%
  Australia 2.08%
  El Salvador 2.08%
  MA 1.74%
  Netherlands 1.74%
  Peru 1.74%
  Brazil 1.39%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 98.74%
Lenovo 0.84%
Acer 0.42%
Common models
HP Mini 110-3700 49.37%
HP Mini 210-3000 29.96%
HP Mini 110-3800 12.24%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Mi... 3.80%
HP Mini 210-2000 1.69%
HP Mini 110-3000 1.27%

About ArcSoft

ArcSoft is a application development company that makes multimedia technologies & applications across desktop & embedded platforms.
Publisher URL: www.arcsoft.com


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