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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,834
United States Rank #10,181
Reach 0.0321%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.94 days
470.14 days >
Average installed length: 247.02 days

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IL MiniHost

What is IL MiniHost?  (from Image-Line)

Works as standalone and VST or AU host on Windows. Minihost can be used as an advanced VST or AU host with modular routing with some sequencing recording/playback capabilities. As a VST or AU plugin, Minihost Modular can be used to extend the capabilities of your existing DAW software with its powerful modular, recal...  Read more


IL MiniHost is a program developed by Image-Line. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 8.79 MB (9,212,181 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 47% of users of IL MiniHost come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.image-line.com
Help link: www.image-line.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\image-line\minihost
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Image-Line\MiniHost\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 8.79 MB

Program filesFiles installed by IL MiniHost

  • Uninstall.exe - IL MiniHost Modular
  • MiniHostModular.exe - MiniHost Modular
  • MiniHostModular_x64.exe - Minihost Modular
  • scanner32.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • MiniHostModular.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Minihost\MiniHostModular.exe'.

How do I remove IL MiniHost?

You can uninstall IL MiniHost 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 IL MiniHost, 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 IL MiniHost.

Win 10 48%
Win 7 (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 10 48.26%
Windows Vista 0.95%
Windows XP 0.79%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.33%
Windows 8.1 14.58%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.19%
Windows 10 Home 8.08%
Windows 7 Professional 7.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.94% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.94%
  United Kingdom 4.92%
  France 4.52%
  Canada 3.59%
  Netherlands 3.46%
  Germany 2.93%
  Australia 2.26%
  Brazil 1.86%
  Sweden 1.86%
  Italy 1.73%
  Finland 1.46%
  DK 1.20%
  India 1.20%
  Norway 1.20%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.08%
ASUS 17.54%
Acer 13.87%
Dell 13.35%
Lenovo 6.81%
Toshiba 4.71%
Samsung 4.45%
Alienware 3.66%
MSI 2.09%
Intel 1.57%
Apple 0.79%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.42%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.97%
Alienware Alienware 14 2.48%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.48%
ASUSTeK G75VW 1.98%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 1.98%

About Image-Line

Image-Line is best known for its digital audio workstation program FL Studio and audio plugins such as Sytrus.
Publisher URL: www.image-line.com


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