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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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16.4.3505.0912 77.78%
16.4.3503.0728 11.11%
1.0.0 11.11%

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Movie Maker

What is Movie Maker?  (from Microsoft)

Whether you prefer Hollywood or the indie scene, you’re the director with Movie Maker. Quickly add photos and footage from your PC or camera into Movie Maker. Then fine tune your movie just the way you want it. You can move things around, speed it up or slow it down—it’s up to you. Once your movie is ready, share it on...  Read more


Movie Maker is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 16.4.3505.0912, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 19 files and is usually about 94.52 MB (99,111,534 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 78% of users of Movie Maker come from the United States, it is also popular in Portugal and UA.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-live/movie-maker-get-started
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\windows live\photo gallery\zh-tw
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{5BABDA39-61CF-41EE-992D-4054B6649A9B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 94.52 MB
Language: Chinese (Traditional, Taiwan)

Program filesFiles installed by Movie Maker

  • CaptureWizard.exe
  • d3dcompiler_46.dll - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct3D HLSL Compiler)
  • DVDMaker.exe
  • moviemaker.exe - Movie Maker
  • moviemakercore.dll - Non-Localized Resources
  • moviemakerlang.dll - Recursos Localizados
  • moviemakerpreviewclient.dll - Photo Gallery (Photo Gallery Preview Client)
  • MOVIEMK.dll - Windows Movie Maker
  • MOVIEMK.exe
  • OmdBase.dll - Windows DVD Maker
  • OmdProject.dll
  • Pipeline.dll - Windows Video Pipeline
  • PipeTran.dll - Windows Video Pipeline Transitions
  • VideoCameraAutoPlayManager.exe
  • VideoMediaHandler.dll
  • WMM2AE.dll - Windows Movie Maker AutoMovie
  • WMM2CLIP.dll
  • WMM2EXT.dll - Windows Movie Maker Ext DLL
  • WMM2FILT.dll - Windows Movie Maker Filters

How do I remove Movie Maker?

You can uninstall Movie Maker 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 Maker, 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 Maker.

Win 10 54%
Win 8 8%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 61.54%
Windows 7 38.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home Single La... 25.00%
Windows 7 Home Basic 25.00%
Windows 8.1 25.00%
Windows 10 Home 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.78%
  Portugal 11.11%
  UA 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.27%
ASUS 27.27%
Acer 18.18%
Sony 9.09%
Lenovo 9.09%
Toshiba 9.09%
Common models
HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC 25.00%
ASUSTeK S451LA 25.00%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 25.00%
ASUSTeK K54C 25.00%

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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