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Should I remove HP Memories Disc?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,156
United States Rank #3,275
Reach 0.0971%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.06 days
591.87 days >
Average installed length: 310.98 days


VersionDistribution 0.99% 0.16% 0.10% 0.05% 0.16% 1.36% 96.45% 0.10% 0.21% 0.05% 0.21% 0.05% 0.05% 0.05%

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HP Memories Disc

What is HP Memories Disc?  (from Hewlett-Packard)

HP Memories Disc Creator Software is a simple solution for creating a personalized photo show with a title page and music. Print files automatically: single photos, index sheets, and a jewelcase insert. A complete album of all your images to view or browse.


HP Memories Disc is a software program developed by Hewlett-Packard. The most common release is, 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 primary executable is named hpmd.exe. The setup package generally installs about 42 files and is usually about 3.82 MB (4,006,400 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 73% of users of HP Memories Disc come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\hewlett-packard\memories disc\pcgen\view\graphics
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{B376402D-58EA-45EA-BD50-DD924EB67A70}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.82 MB

Program filesFiles installed by HP Memories Disc

Program executable:hpmd.exe
Additional files:
  • hpodsdk.dll - HP Memories Disc Creator Software (hpodsdk module)
  • hpodthumart.dll - hpodThumArt
  • hpod.exe - hpod module
  • hpodcore.dll - hpodcore module
  • hpodimg.dll - hpodImg module
  • hpodinst.exe - HPOD Install Utilities
  • hpodloc.dll - hpodLoc module
  • hpodlog.exe - hpodlog module
  • hpodpc.dll - HP Memories Disc Creator Software PC Experience
  • hpodprt.dll - hpodprt module
  • hpodthum.ocx - hpodThum ActiveX Control Module
  • hpodthumcommon.dll - hpodThumCommon module
  • hpodthumgallery.dll - hpodThumGallery Module
  • hpodwiz.dll - HP Memories Disk Wiz module
  • hpodxml.dll - hpodxml module
  • hpprint.dll - hpprint module
  • vcdliba.dll - vcdliba
  • fldrview.ocx (by Sky Software) - FolderView ActiveX Control 3.2
  • ipicenc.dll (by Oak Technology) - Oak Technology, Inc. oakmp1a (oakmp1a)
  • lfbmp12n.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - LEADTOOLS(r) DLL for Win32
  • lfcmp12n.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lffax12n.dll
  • lfgif12n.dll
  • lfpcd12n.dll
  • lfpct12n.dll
  • lfpng12n.dll
  • lftif12n.dll
  • ltdis12n.dll
  • ltefx12n.dll
  • ltfil12n.dll
  • ltimg12n.dll
  • ltkrn12n.dll
  • ltocx12n.ocx
  • lttwn12n.dll
  • ltwvc12n.dll
  • pcdlib32.dll (by Eastman Kodak) - Kodak Photo CD Access Developer Toolkit (PCDLIB32)
  • toolame.dll (by Oak Technology) - tooLAME DLL
  • vcdlibb.dll
  • vcdlibm2.dll
  • xanalyze.dll (by Xaudio) - Xaudio SDK Support Libraries (Xaudio MPEG Analyzer)
  • xaudio.dll (by Xaudio) - Xaudio SDK Runtime (Xaudio Playback Engine)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • hpod.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E505F621-2BBF-46AC-8249-CAAA17083F8C}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove HP Memories Disc?

You can uninstall HP Memories Disc 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 Memories Disc, 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 Memories Disc.

Win 7 (SP1) 41%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 44.23%
Windows XP 30.86%
Windows Vista 13.63%
Windows 10 11.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.47%
Microsoft Windows XP 30.78%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.40%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.60%
Windows 7 Professional 5.27%
Windows 10 Home 4.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 73.06%
  United Kingdom 4.48%
  Netherlands 3.16%
  Canada 3.16%
  Belgium 2.46%
  India 1.98%
  Australia 1.14%
  Israel 1.14%
  Iran 0.88%
  Czech Republic 0.66%
  Romania 0.59%
  Croatia 0.51%
  Slovakia 0.48%
  South Africa 0.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 37.43%
Dell 30.03%
Acer 7.32%
Intel 5.72%
American Megatrends 4.21%
Toshiba 3.36%
ASUS 3.28%
Sahara 2.27%
Lenovo 0.93%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.24%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.87%
HP G60 Notebook PC 3.31%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.92%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.34%

About Hewlett-Packard

HP provides products, software solutions and services to consumers, from enterprises to consumers including customers in the government, health and education sectors.
Publisher URL: www.hp.com


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