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Should I remove Logicool Vid?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0006%


1.50.1043 9.09%
1.10.1009 72.73%
1.01.1015 18.18%

Typically installed together

Logicool Vid


Logicool Vid is a program developed by Logicool Co. The most used version is 1.10.1009, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 main program executable is Vid.exe. The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 39.16 MB (41,061,328 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 44% of users of Logicool Vid come from Japan, it is also popular in the United States and New Zealand.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.logicool.co.jp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Logicool\Logicool Vid\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{7811787C-BB20-4878-BA62-6AD0D503467F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 39.16 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Logicool Vid

Program executable:Vid.exe
Name:Logicool WebCam Software
Logicool Vid
Path:C:\Program Files\Logicool\Logicool Vid\Vid.exe
Additional files:
  • Vid.exe - Logicool WebCam Software (Logicool Vid)
  • SDL.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • lwf_jp2.dll (by LuraTech Imaging GmbH) - LuraWave JP2 Dll
  • avformat-52.dll (by FFMPEG.org) - FFMPEG avformat (FFMPEG AVFormat)
  • avcodec-51.dll (by FFMPEG.org) - FFMPEG avcodec (FFMPEG AVCodecs)
  • avutil-49.dll - FFMPEG avutil (FFMPEG AVUtil)
  • phonon4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtGui4.dll
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtOpenGL4.dll
  • qtsql4.dll
  • QtWebKit4.dll
  • qtxml4.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • Vid.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Logicool Vid' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Logicool\Logicool Vid\vid.exe" -bootmode.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Vid.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Logicool\Logicool Vid\Vid.exe'.

How do I remove Logicool Vid?

You can uninstall Logicool Vid 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 Logicool Vid, 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 Logicool Vid.

Win 7 (SP1) 45%
Win 10 9%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.55%
Windows Vista 18.18%
Windows XP 18.18%
Windows 10 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 27.27%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 18.18%
Windows 7 Professional 18.18%
Microsoft Windows XP 18.18%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.09%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.75% of installs come from Japan
Which countries install it?
  Japan 43.75%
  United States 31.25%
  New Zealand 6.25%
  Philippines 6.25%
  Romania 6.25%
  Germany 6.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.22%
Acer 22.22%
ASUS 22.22%
American Megatrends 11.11%
NEC 11.11%
Lenovo 11.11%
Common models
NEC PC-VN550WG6W 12.50%
LENOVO 0301K9J 12.50%
Gateway SX2870 12.50%
Dell Vostro 230 12.50%
Dell Inspiron 545s 12.50%

About (from Logicool Co. Ltd.)

Logicool/Logitech to focus on product quality and innovation, has designed a consumer peripherals to extend the fun of digital world.
Publisher URL: www.logicool.co.jp


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