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6% remove it94% keep it
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United States Rank #6,942
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Microsoft Picture It! Photo Premium 9

What is Microsoft Picture It! Photo Premium 9?  (from Microsoft)

Picture It! Photo Premium's powerful photo-editing tools and built-in wizards make it easy for everyone to improve their photos. Produce the highest quality results so your photos always look their best to share in prints, email and the web. Included is a wide selection of high-quality project templates for photo cards...  Read more


Microsoft Picture It! Photo Premium 9 is a program developed by Microsoft. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is pip.exe. The software installer includes 45 files and is usually about 28.08 MB (29,446,444 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 77% of users of Microsoft Picture It! Photo Premium 9 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?prd=10964&pver=9.0&plcid=0x409&ar=AddRemove&sar=Microsoft
Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?prd=10964&pver=9.0&plcid=0x409&ar=AddRemove&sar=PictureIt
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Picture It! 9\
Uninstaller: C:\windows\SysWOW64\msiexec.exe /i {DBA8B9E1-C6FF-4624-9598-73D3B41A0903}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 28.08 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Picture It! Photo Premium 9

Program executable:pip.exe
Name:Microsoft Picture It! 9
Picture It! 9
Path:C:\Program Files\Microsoft Picture It! 9\pip.exe
Additional files:
  • dw15.exe - Microsoft Application Error Reporting
  • Pod9.exe - Microsoft Digital Image Library (Digital Image Library)
  • PodData.dll
  • PodMain.dll
  • atl70.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (ATL Module for Windows (Unicode))
  • mfc70.dll - MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version
  • mfc70u.dll
  • MFC71.dll
  • msvcp70.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr70.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • msvcr71.dll
  • msvcp60.dll - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (Microsoft (R) C++ Runtime Library)
  • cpitv9.dll - Microsoft Picture It! 9 (CPI Thumbnail View Extension)
  • pi.exe - Picture It! 9
  • PSCore1Lite.dll - Plus! Photo Story Lite
  • pslite.exe
  • PSSourceFilterLite.dll - Plus! Photo Story Lite PSSourceFilterLite
  • cutout.dll - Microsoft Picture It! (Picture It! Module)
  • pibase.dll
  • piedit.dll
  • pimix.dll - MixConvert Module
  • piphp.dll - PHPImport Module
  • pitask.dll
  • piview.dll
  • piwa.dll
  • piproj.dll - OpeningScreen Module
  • workssvc.dll - Microsoft® Works 7 (Microsoft® Works Task Launcher Services)
  • picore.dll - CoreEngine Module
  • cpiqrtf5.dll - Microsoft® Quill (Microsoft® Quill 98)
  • MiniQD6.dll
  • gdiplus.dll - Microsoft GDI+
  • sbox9.dll - Shoebox Module
  • piutil.dll - PIUtil Module
  • pisctv.dll - SCTV Module
  • gtv9.dll - GTV Module
  • stv9.dll - STV Module
  • piservr5.dll - CPI (CPI Module)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • pi.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{557EF6FE-880F-47FB-A7B3-8CAC3BE31203}' (runs on registration).
  • dw15.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1E271C45-5421-4312-B533-000AEA6C245F}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Microsoft Picture It! Photo Premium 9?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft Picture It! Photo Premium 9 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Microsoft Picture It! Photo Premium 9 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 Microsoft Picture It! Photo Premium 9, 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 Microsoft Picture It! Photo Premium 9.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.22%
Windows XP 22.25%
Windows 8 15.46%
Windows Vista 10.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.32%
Microsoft Windows XP 21.75%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.57%
Windows 8.1 7.33%
Windows 7 Professional 5.91%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.78%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.46% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.46%
  France 9.05%
  Canada 4.60%
  Italy 4.60%
  Belgium 1.11%
  Indonesia 0.63%
  Germany 0.48%
  Mexico 0.32%
  Netherlands 0.32%
  Singapore 0.16%
  ZM 0.16%
  Australia 0.16%
  AL 0.16%
  Israel 0.16%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.11%
Hewlett-Packard 29.75%
Acer 12.90%
Toshiba 5.38%
Intel 5.02%
American Megatrends 4.30%
ASUS 3.23%
Sahara 2.15%
Lenovo 1.43%
Gateway 0.72%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.80%
Dell Computer Dimension 2... 3.16%
Dell Computer Dimension 4... 3.16%
Dell XPS 8500 2.53%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.53%
Dell XPS 8700 1.90%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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