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1% remove it99% keep it
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Macromedia Contribute 3.11

What is Macromedia Contribute?  (from Macromedia)

Macromedia Contribute software is a powerful web publishing and website management tool that integrates authoring, reviewing, and publishing in an easy-to-use WYSIWYG HTML editor. Increase web publishing productivity while simplifying oversight and approval tasks. True WYSIWYG web authoring
Enable content authors to...  Read more


Macromedia Contribute 3.11 is a software program developed by Macromedia. 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 primary executable is named contribute.exe. The setup package generally installs about 21 files and is usually about 79.34 KB (81,242 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 62% of users of Macromedia Contribute come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.macromedia.com
Help link: www.macromedia.com/go/contribute/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\macromedia\contribute 3
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{4B9535BF-CC90-4158-AF32-CAF57A8820CA}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 79.34 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Macromedia Contribute 3.11

Program executable:contribute.exe
Name:Macromedia Contribute
Path:C:\Program Files\macromedia\contribute 3\contribute.exe
Additional files:
  • Fireworks Library.dll - Macromedia Fireworks Library (Fireworks Library)
  • mmcp71.dll - Macromedia Application DLL (User-Generated Microsoft (R) C/C++ Runtime Library)
  • mmcr71.dll
  • MMxptResources.dll - MMxpt
  • icudt26l.dll (by IBM and others) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • icuuc26.dll (by IBM and others) - IBM ICU Common DLL
  • xerces-c_2_4_0.dll (by Apache Software Foundation) - Xerces-C Version 2.4.0 (Shared Library for Xerces-C Version 2.4.0)
  • libcurl.dll
  • libeay32.dll
  • NetIO.dll
  • NetIODav.dll
  • NetIOFTP.dll
  • NetIOLAN.dll
  • NetIOSFTP.dll
  • ssleay32.dll
  • zlib.dll
  • gdiplus.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft GDI+
  • mmcl71u.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • PSAPI.DLL - Microsoft(R) Windows NT(TM) Operating System (Process Status Helper)
  • unicows.dll - Microsoft (R) Windows (R) 95, Windows (R) 98, and Windows (R) Millennium Operating Systems (Microsoft Layer for Unicode on Win9x Systems (MSLU))

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Contribute.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Macromedia\Contribute 3\Contribute.exe'.

How do I remove Macromedia Contribute?

You can uninstall Macromedia Contribute 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 Macromedia Contribute 3.11, 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 Macromedia Contribute.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.94%
Windows 10 21.01%
Windows XP 19.33%
Windows Vista 6.72%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.55%
Windows 7 Professional 20.69%
Microsoft Windows XP 18.10%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.48%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.17%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.31%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.18% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.18%
  United Kingdom 13.46%
  Belgium 3.21%
  Netherlands 3.21%
  Brazil 1.92%
  Australia 1.92%
  New Zealand 1.92%
  Canada 1.92%
  Singapore 1.28%
  Sweden 1.28%
  India 1.28%
  Germany 1.28%
  Croatia 1.28%
  DK 1.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.77%
Hewlett-Packard 18.18%
Acer 15.58%
American Megatrends 6.49%
ASUS 3.90%
Intel 3.90%
Toshiba 3.90%
Lenovo 2.60%
Gateway 1.30%
Apple 1.30%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.04%
LENOVO 4166CTO 2.04%
Dell Studio 1737 2.04%
TOSHIBA Satellite L75D-A 1.02%
TOSHIBA Qosmio X775 1.02%

About Macromedia

Macromedia was a graphics and web development software company that produced such products as Flash and Dreamweaver and was acquired by Adobe Systems in 2005.
Publisher URL: www.adobe.com


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