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Should I remove Movie Studio Platinum 64-bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,672
United States Rank #3,598
Reach 0.1498%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.36 days
335.04 days >
Average installed length: 176.04 days


12.0.1184 15.31%
12.0.896 7.21%
12.0.756 43.79%
12.0.576 2.91%
12.0.530 24.52%
12.0.334 6.26%

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Movie Studio Platinum 12.0 64-bit

What is Movie Studio Platinum 64-bit?  (from Sony)

Make Hollywood-style movies faster and easier. Import and edit HD and stereoscopic 3D files, use compositing and color-correction tools, apply 5.1 surround sound mixing, and more. Deliver your movies any way you want. Upload them to YouTubeâ„¢ and Pixelcastâ„¢ (a new website from Sony for sharing and collaboration), burn t...  Read more


Movie Studio Platinum 12.0 64-bit is a program developed by Sony. The most used version is 12.0.756, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 MovieStudioPlatinum120.exe. The software installer includes 46 files and is usually about 377.4 MB (395,730,381 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 52% of users of Movie Studio Platinum 64-bit come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sonycreativesoftware.com
Help link: www.sonycreativesoftware.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\Movie Studio Platinum 12.0\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{BF6B9ECF-0BDF-11E2-97FB-F04DA23A5C58}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 377.4 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Movie Studio Platinum 12.0 64-bit

Program executable:MovieStudioPlatinum120.exe
Name:Movie Studio Platinum
Path:C:\Program Files\Sony\Movie Studio Platinum 12.0\MovieStudioPlatinum120.exe
Additional files:
  • ErrorReport.dll (by Sony Creative Software) - Sony Creative Software Error Reporting Component
  • CreateMinidumpx64.exe (by Sony Creative Software) - Sony Creative Software Error Reporting Client (Error Reporting Minidump file creator)
  • ErrorReportClient.exe
  • ErrorReportLauncher.exe - Error Reporting client launcher
  • discdrv.dll - Sony Creative Software Disc Driver
  • ApplicationRegistration.exe - Sony ApplicationRegistration (Sony Application Registration Utility)
  • PRSConfig.exe (by Sony Creative Software Inc) - Problem Reporting Service (Problem Reporting Service Configurator)
  • CoreGraphics.Native.dll - Sony CoreGraphics.Native
  • sfmarket2.dll - Sony Marketing Component
  • MovieStudioPlatinum120.exe - Movie Studio Platinum
  • moviestudioplatinum120k.dll
  • ffplugsk64.dll - File Format Kernel
  • fargo.pdd.dll - Sony CD Architect (CD Architect Fargo Signature Printer Module)
  • sfcd.cdd.dll - Sony Combined CD Driver Module
  • sfcdfs.dll
  • sfcdix.dll - Sony CD Interface (Sony CD/CDR Interface Library)
  • sfcdsim.cdd.dll - CD Architect CDR Simulator Module
  • sfld.ldd.dll - Sony Combined Loader Driver Module
  • sfldsim.ldd.dll - CD Architect Autoloader Simulator Module
  • sfdvd.dll - Sony DVD Library
  • ControlLibrary.dll (by Sony Creative Software Inc) - ControlLibrary
  • CorePrimitives.dll - CorePrimitives
  • NGenTool.exe - Sony NGen Tool
  • eula.dll - Sony EULA (Sony EULA dialog)
  • sfapprw.dll - Sony S4RW (Sony S4RW Component)
  • CoreUI.dll - CoreUI
  • CoreUI.XmlSerializers.dll
  • FileIOProxyStubx64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MovieStudioPlatinum120.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{032E9A60-C6A8-46E3-8A3D-226C9D6C8B5A}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Movie Studio Platinum 64-bit?

You can uninstall Movie Studio Platinum 64-bit 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 Studio Platinum 12.0 (64-bit), 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 Studio Platinum 64-bit.

Win 10 85%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 84.56%
Windows 7 15.27%
Windows Vista 0.10%
Windows XP 0.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 34.39%
Windows 8 12.05%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 10.96%
Windows 10 Home 10.42%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.79%
Windows 8 Single Language 6.59%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.56%
  United Kingdom 4.47%
  Germany 4.44%
  India 3.81%
  Canada 3.15%
  Brazil 3.09%
  France 2.22%
  Italy 1.89%
  Australia 1.83%
  Mexico 1.53%
  Saudi Arabia 1.44%
  Japan 1.23%
  Turkey 1.20%
  Netherlands 1.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 87.37%
Dell 3.66%
Hewlett-Packard 2.85%
Acer 2.00%
ASUS 1.36%
Lenovo 1.19%
Common models
Sony SVF14N25CXB 4.47%
Sony SVT15115CXS 4.47%
Sony SVF14N13CXB 3.89%
Sony SVT15112CXS 3.81%
Sony SVF15N17CXB 3.30%
Sony SVF15A16CXB 3.23%

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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