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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #45,221
United States Rank #36,170
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1.4.280 56.76%
1.4.279 10.81%
1.4.267 2.70%
1.4.265 29.73%

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Linksys Media Importer


Linksys Media Importer is a software program developed by Linksys. The most common release is 1.4.280, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named LinksysClient.exe. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 9.9 MB (10,379,582 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 63% of users of Linksys Media Importer come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.linksys.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Cisco Media Hub\Linksys Media Importer\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{13BBD3A3-CFCE-46F0-9AAC-AF0E8E3389DA}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 9.9 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Linksys Media Importer

Program executable:LinksysClient.exe
Name:Linksys Desktop Agent
Path:C:\Program Files\Cisco Media Hub\Linksys Media Importer\LinksysClient.exe
Additional files:
  • LinksysClient.exe - Linksys Desktop Agent
  • CiscoEngine.dll - Linksys Engine for Soonr
  • DBGHELP.DLL (by Microsoft) - Windows Image Helper

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • LinksysClient.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Media Importer' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Cisco Media Hub\Linksys Media Importer\LinksysClient.exe" -boot.

How do I remove Linksys Media Importer?

You can uninstall Linksys Media Importer 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 Linksys Media Importer, 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 Linksys Media Importer.

Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win XP 3%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.38%
Windows 10 16.22%
Windows Vista 2.70%
Windows XP 2.70%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.84%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.62%
Windows 7 Professional 18.92%
Windows 8.1 5.41%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.70%
Windows 10 Pro 2.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.27% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.27%
  Australia 12.24%
  Germany 4.08%
  Singapore 2.04%
  Belgium 2.04%
  Costa Rica 2.04%
  Austria 2.04%
  Spain 2.04%
  Netherlands 2.04%
  DK 2.04%
  Poland 2.04%
  Italy 2.04%
  United Kingdom 2.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 41.38%
Dell 17.24%
Acer 10.34%
Lenovo 6.90%
Toshiba 3.45%
Medion 3.45%
American Megatrends 3.45%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite T130D 3.23%
Si Si-DH67BL-Media 3.23%
MSI MS-7636 3.23%
MEDION MS-7848 3.23%
LENOVO 27467AG 3.23%

Publisher URL: www.linksys.com


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