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Should I remove Hallmark Card Studio 2013 Bonus Pack?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #10,203
Reach 0.0114%


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Hallmark Card Studio 2013 Bonus Pack

What is Hallmark Card Studio 2013 Bonus Pack?  (from Creative Technology Ltd)

Hallmark Card Studio 2013 Deluxe is the fast, fun and easy way to create customizable Hallmark cards. This new version comes with 13,000+ Hallmark cards and projects you can personalize using 18,000+ premium clip art images, 10,000+ heartfelt sentiments, exclusive Hallmark fonts and your own digital photos. This new ...  Read more


Hallmark Card Studio 2013 Bonus Pack is a software program developed by Creative Technology Ltd. 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 HCS.exe. The setup package generally installs about 42 files and is usually about 298.14 MB (312,622,873 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 96% of users of Hallmark Card Studio 2013 Bonus Pack come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hallmarksoftware.com/resellers/hcsd2013.aspx
Help link: www.hallmarkcardstudio.com/Support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Creative Home\Hallmark Card Studio 2013 Deluxe\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{2339C775-C7EA-4103-9A82-E12EB67FA2A3}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 298.14 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Hallmark Card Studio 2013 Bonus Pack

Program executable:HCS.exe
Name:Hallmark Card Studio
Hallmark Card Studio 2013
Path:C:\Program Files\Creative Home\Hallmark Card Studio 2013 Deluxe\HCS.exe
Additional files:
  • HCS.exe - Hallmark Card Studio Deluxe (Hallmark Card Studio 2013)
  • Engine.dll
  • EngineInterop.dll
  • ContentManagement.dll - ContentManagement
  • CoreLib.dll (by Avanquest) - PA Core Library
  • CSReportError.dll (by Nova Development) - CSReportError
  • BrowserUtil.dll - BrowserUtil
  • AEXReader.dll - AexReader
  • HaruPDF.dll - Haru Free PDF Library [msvc]
  • HCS.XmlSerializers.dll
  • KnobControl.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • HCS.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{81BB32BE-638A-4F0B-8EBD-E42671901AB8}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Hallmark Card Studio 2013 Bonus Pack?

You can uninstall Hallmark Card Studio 2013 Bonus Pack 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 Hallmark Card Studio 2013 Bonus Pack, 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 Hallmark Card Studio 2013 Bonus Pack.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.84%
Windows 10 22.32%
Windows Vista 7.59%
Windows XP 6.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 47.75%
Windows 7 Professional 12.16%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.66%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.86%
Windows 8.1 4.50%
Windows 10 Pro 4.05%

Distribution by countryGeography

95.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 95.90%
  Canada 1.91%
  Australia 0.82%
  New Zealand 0.55%
  United Kingdom 0.55%
  Colombia 0.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.67%
Dell 29.33%
Acer 9.33%
Toshiba 7.33%
American Megatrends 2.67%
Intel 2.67%
ASUS 2.00%
Lenovo 1.33%
Samsung 1.33%
Gateway 0.67%
Compaq 0.67%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 570 3.31%
Dell XPS 8500 3.31%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.48%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.48%
Dell Dell DXP061 2.48%
Dell Inspiron 560 1.65%

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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