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Should I remove Movie Collector?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
21% remove it79% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,614
United States Rank #5,973
Reach 0.0544%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 49.16 days
709.14 days >
Average installed length: 372.60 days

Movie Collector

What is Movie Collector?  (from Collectorz.com)

Automatically download cast, crew, cover art, movie plots, episode lists and more. Just enter the movie title or scan the barcode on the box. Scan your hard-disk for movie files. Browse your movie database in cover flow. Sort lists any way you want. Find movies quickly and easily. Keep track of your collection and wish...  Read more


Movie Collector is a software program developed by Collectorz.com. 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 primary executable is named MovieCollector.exe. The setup package generally installs about 28 files and is usually about 17.45 MB (18,293,137 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 60% of users of Movie Collector come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.collectorz.com/movie
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Collectorz.com\Movie Collector\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Collectorz.com\Movie Collector\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 17.45 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Movie Collector

Program executable:MovieCollector.exe
Name:Collectorz.com Movie Collector
Path:C:\Program Files\Collectorz.com\Movie Collector\MovieCollector.exe
Additional files:
  • _MovieCollector.exe - Collectorz.com Movie Collector
  • MovieCollector.exe
  • MovieCollectorX.exe
  • moviecollectorsetup.exe - Movie Collector (Movie Collector Setup)
  • dacalsetup.exe - DACAL Installer for Collectorz.com
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MovieCollector.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CD522C15-C2E8-44B9-BECF-190DFD6A6886}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Movie Collector?

You can uninstall Movie Collector 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 Movie Collector, 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 Movie Collector.

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.51%
Windows 10 43.15%
Windows XP 3.45%
Windows Vista 2.89%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.03%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.98%
Windows 7 Professional 11.52%
Windows 8.1 8.80%
Windows 10 Home 8.15%
Windows 10 Pro 7.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.29% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 60.29%
  United Kingdom 5.71%
  Canada 4.47%
  Germany 3.08%
  Netherlands 3.08%
  Australia 3.00%
  Belgium 1.90%
  Italy 1.90%
  Sweden 1.61%
  Portugal 1.39%
  DK 0.95%
  Switzerland 0.66%
  Turkey 0.66%
  France 0.59%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.06%
Dell 25.45%
Acer 13.80%
ASUS 8.06%
Toshiba 5.02%
Intel 3.41%
Lenovo 1.97%
Alienware 1.97%
Samsung 1.79%
Medion 1.08%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.08%
Dell XPS 8300 4.39%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.05%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.72%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.70%
Dell XPS 8500 2.03%


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