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Should I remove Media Go Video Playback Engine?

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8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #33,917
United States Rank #47,625
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Media Go Video Playback Engine

What is Media Go Video Playback Engine?  (from Sony)

Music, movies, TV shows, podcasts, games, photos, and more—whatever it is, Media Go helps you find, organize, and optimize it for playback on your computer or portable device. Media Go allows you to easily transfer music, photos, videos, and other media between your computer and some great mobile devices, including the...  Read more


Media Go Video Playback Engine is a software program developed by Sony. The setup package is about 22.1 MB (23,172,608 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 24% of users of Media Go Video Playback Engine come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\sony corporation\media go video playback engine\1
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{7FA1DAFD-AF55-E915-FD92-F269443A2ADF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 22.1 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Media Go Video Playback Engine

  • cuttlefish.dll - Sony Marlin DRM Module

How do I remove Media Go Video Playback Engine?

Quickly and completely remove Media Go Video Playback Engine from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Media Go Video Playback Engine 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 Media Go Video Playback Engine, 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 Media Go Video Playback Engine.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win 7 5%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.57%
Windows XP 10.71%
Windows Vista 10.71%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.64%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.71%
Windows 7 Professional 10.71%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.71%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.88% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.88%
  Germany 11.94%
  United Kingdom 7.46%
  Sweden 7.46%
  Spain 4.48%
  France 4.48%
  Japan 4.48%
  Austria 2.99%
  Brazil 2.99%
  MK 2.99%
  Netherlands 2.99%
  Taiwan 2.99%
  Argentina 1.49%
  Australia 1.49%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 25.71%
Hewlett-Packard 25.71%
Dell 17.14%
Lenovo 8.57%
Sony 5.71%
Toshiba 5.71%
Intel 2.86%
American Megatrends 2.86%
ASUS 2.86%
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Sony VPCCB3S8E 2.22%

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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