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8% remove it92% keep it
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LightScribe Optical Disc Kit

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LightScribe Optical Disc Kit is a software program developed by Hewlett-Packard. The setup package generally installs about 22 files and is usually about 14.17 MB (14,863,507 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 47% of users of LightScribe Optical Disc Kit come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.lightscribe.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\LightScribeODK\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{71F17309-007D-43F9-9313-DBFBA5FCB3B3}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 14.17 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by LightScribe Optical Disc Kit

  • ImageBurner.exe - ImageBurner Sample Application
  • HugoFile_Release.dll - LightScribe
  • HugoFileViz.exe
  • LibHugoViz.dll
  • LSDiagnosticUtility.exe
  • LSDrComm.dll
  • LSLog.dll
  • LSSProxy.dll
  • MediaIdentifier.exe
  • StormTracker.exe
  • DRFTuner.exe - DRFTuner
  • QtCore4.dll (by Trolltech ASA) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Trolltech ASA)
  • QtXml4.dll
  • gdiplus.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft GDI+
  • mfc80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2005 (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • mfc80u.dll
  • mfcm80.dll - MFC Managed Library - Retail Version
  • mfcm80u.dll
  • msvcm80.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • msvcp80.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr80.dll

How do I remove LightScribe Optical Disc Kit?

Quickly and completely remove LightScribe Optical Disc Kit from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall LightScribe Optical Disc Kit 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program LightScribe Optical Disc Kit, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 LightScribe Optical Disc Kit.

Win Vista (SP2) 47%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 48.61%
Windows 7 23.61%
Windows XP 15.28%
Windows 10 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 34.72%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.28%
Windows Vista Ultimate 12.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.11%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.72%
Windows 10 Home 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.51% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.51%
  Germany 13.95%
  Canada 8.14%
  Australia 3.49%
  France 3.49%
  United Kingdom 3.49%
  Italy 3.49%
  Poland 3.49%
  Austria 1.16%
  Belgium 1.16%
  Brazil 1.16%
  DK 1.16%
  Finland 1.16%
  Hong Kong 1.16%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
American Megatrends 34.21%
Dell 21.05%
Acer 7.89%
Intel 5.26%
Hewlett-Packard 2.63%
Alienware 2.63%
Common models
Dell Dell XPS420 6.82%
MSI MS-7522 4.55%
Gigabyte G41M-Combo 4.55%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.27%
Sony VGN-FZ31S 2.27%
Olidata S.p.A. P5K-E 2.27%

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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