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Should I remove Hallmark Card Studio 2014 Bonus Pack?

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 #21,981
United States Rank #11,731
Reach 0.0091%


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Hallmark Card Studio 2014 Bonus Pack


Hallmark Card Studio 2014 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 setup package generally installs about 43 files and is usually about 148.32 MB (155,529,194 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 95% of users of Hallmark Card Studio 2014 Bonus Pack come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hallmarkcardstudio.com
Help link: www.hallmarkcardstudio.com/Support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Creative Home\Hallmark Card Studio 2014 Deluxe\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{D26A6D9D-C379-467C-993B-2453EB876D05}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 148.32 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Hallmark Card Studio 2014 Bonus Pack

  • Avanquest.PhotoEffectUILib.dll (by Avanquest CDC) - Avanquest CDC PhotoEffectUILib (PhotoEffectUILib)
  • Google.GData.Client.dll (by Google) - Google GData Client Libraries (Google Data API Core Library)
  • Google.GData.Extensions.dll (by Google) - Google Data API Extensions Library
  • Google.GData.YouTube.dll - Google Data API YouTube Library
  • Engine.dll
  • EngineInterop.dll
  • HCS.exe - Hallmark Card Studio (Hallmark Card Studio 2014)
  • Avanquest.PhotoEffectLibrary.dll (by Avanquest CDC) - PhotoEffectLibrary
  • CommonUtilLibrary.dll - CommonUtilLibrary
  • ContentManagement.dll - ContentManagement
  • FileDlgExtenders.dll (by Decebal Mihailescu) - FileDlgExtenders
  • HtmlHelp.dll - HtmlHelp library
  • CoreLib.dll (by Avanquest) - PA Core Library
  • Facebook.dll (by Thuzi) - Facebook C# SDK (Facebook)
  • CSReportError.dll (by Nova Development) - CSReportError
  • BrowserUtil.dll - BrowserUtil
  • FacebookAPI.dll (by Facebook) - FacebookAPI
  • FileBrowser.dll (by Weesp) - FileBrowser
  • ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll (by ICSharpCode.net) - #ZipLibrary (SharpZipLib for .NET Framework 2.0)
  • 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 '{36FAB63D-C465-40A3-88CC-2828552C4474}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Hallmark Card Studio 2014 Bonus Pack?

You can uninstall Hallmark Card Studio 2014 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 2014 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 2014 Bonus Pack.

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.28%
Windows 10 41.90%
Windows Vista 3.91%
Windows XP 3.91%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.96%
Windows 8.1 14.04%
Windows 10 Home 12.36%
Windows 7 Professional 10.11%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.74%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 4.49%

Distribution by countryGeography

95.14% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 95.14%
  United Kingdom 1.74%
  Australia 1.04%
  Canada 1.04%
  Finland 0.35%
  Russia 0.35%
  Germany 0.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.22%
Dell 32.28%
Toshiba 11.02%
Acer 7.87%
ASUS 3.15%
Intel 2.36%
Lenovo 1.57%
American Megatrends 0.79%
Common models
Dell Dell System Inspir... 3.25%
HP Pro3500 Series 2.44%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.44%
Dell XPS 8700 2.44%
Dell XPS 8500 2.44%
Dell XPS 8300 2.44%

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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