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Should I remove Image Data Converter?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,538
United States Rank #5,794
Reach 0.1161%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.75 days
582.58 days >
Average installed length: 306.10 days


VersionDistribution 1.57% 1.70% 2.32% 22.95% 7.60% 20.37% 2.49% 10.31% 1.35% 29.24% 0.09%

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Image Data Converter

What is Image Data Converter?  (from Sony)

The Image Data Converter software included with the DSC-F828 and DSC-V3 Cyber-shot® digital still cameras is not supported for use with Microsoft® Windows Vista™ operating system. This utility installs Image Data Converter SR version 1.1.02, which is compatible with Windows Vista operating system.


Image Data Converter is a program developed by Sony. The most used version 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 main program executable is imagedataconverter.exe. The software installer includes 79 files and is usually about 14.22 MB (14,913,879 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 34% of users of Image Data Converter come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\Image Data Converter
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{87998E4E-6D9C-411B-AAE9-B8523FFE357D}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0015 -removeonly
Estimated size: 14.22 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Image Data Converter

Program executable:imagedataconverter.exe
Name:Image Data Converter
Path:C:\Program Files\sony\image data converter\image data converter ver. 4.0\imagedataconverter.exe
Additional files:
  • ImageDataConverterLOC.dll - Image Data Converter

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ImageDataConverter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{68C836A4-4E8B-48FD-BE30-7FA2D89DF44E}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Image Data Converter?

You can uninstall Image Data Converter 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 Image Data Converter, 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 Image Data Converter.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.46%
Windows 10 37.64%
Windows Vista 3.97%
Windows XP 2.93%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.87%
Windows 10 Home 12.90%
Windows 7 Professional 12.20%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.60%
Windows 8.1 7.50%
Windows 10 Pro 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.58% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.58%
  Germany 18.89%
  United Kingdom 5.56%
  France 4.12%
  Netherlands 3.38%
  Italy 3.15%
  Canada 2.95%
  Australia 2.14%
  Japan 2.10%
  Sweden 2.02%
  Belgium 1.87%
  Austria 1.87%
  Taiwan 1.75%
  Russia 1.20%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.98%
Dell 20.26%
Acer 15.60%
ASUS 12.58%
Medion 5.72%
Toshiba 4.90%
Lenovo 3.35%
Samsung 3.02%
Intel 1.96%
MSI 1.39%
American Megatrends 0.82%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.52%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.29%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.48%
Dell XPS 8300 3.07%
Dell XPS 8500 3.07%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.04%

About Sony

Sony is a leading manufacturer of electronics products for the consumer markets and is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group.
Publisher URL: www.sony.com


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