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What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,892
United States Rank #18,441
Reach 0.0171%


VersionDistribution 99.70% 0.30%

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What is MovieTracer?  (from Sony)

It provides a function to play back videos tracing the movement of your camera while recording them. You can experience a new way of enjoying a video of panoramic scenery.


MovieTracer is a software program developed by Sony. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named PMBMPThumb.exe. The setup package generally installs about 33 files and is usually about 18.42 MB (19,319,331 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 32% of users of MovieTracer come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\PMB App\MovieTracer
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A4879FAF-1A81-4189-91FB-9D2109EB49B4}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 18.42 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by MovieTracer

Program executable:PMBMPThumb.exe
Thumbnail Creator
Path:C:\Program Files\Sony\PMB App\MovieTracer\PMBMPThumb.exe
Additional files:
  • libSFacePlus.dll - Sony Face Recognition Controller (Sony Face Recognition Library)
  • SCmwk.dll - SCmwk DynamicLinkLibrary
  • aacdecdll.dll - Sony MPEG4 AAC Decoder (aacdecdll)
  • PPDVAVI.dll - Picture Motion Browser (PPDVAVI)
  • PPMJpeg.dll - PPMJpeg
  • PPMpeg1.dll - PPMpeg1
  • PPMpeg2.dll - PPMpeg2
  • PPMpeg2TSAVC.dll - PPMpeg2TSAVC
  • PPMpeg4.dll - PPMpeg4
  • clema_fc.dll - clema_fc library
  • DrpCustomIpp.dll
  • dac3d_mt.dll - Sony Software Codec DLL
  • sonyjvtd.dll - Sony AVC decoder dll
  • VmlpIntrptr.dll - VmlpIntrptr (VmlpIntrptr DLL)
  • VMAudio.dll - VMLib (VMAudioDLL)
  • VMData.dll - VMData DLL
  • VMImage.dll - VMImage DLL
  • VMLib.dll - VMLib DLL
  • VMVideo.dll - VMVideo DLL
  • libjpegDll.dll - PMB (libjpegDll)
  • ParseMP4.dll - ParseMP4
  • PMBMovieTracer.dll - Movie Tracer
  • PMBMovieTracer.exe
  • PMBVideoDecoder.dll - PMBVideoDecoder
  • PMBMPThumb.exe - Thumbnail Creator

How do I remove MovieTracer?

Quickly and completely remove MovieTracer from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall MovieTracer 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 MovieTracer, 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 MovieTracer.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.94%
Windows 10 10.00%
Windows Vista 8.48%
Windows XP 7.58%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.77%
Windows 7 Professional 13.68%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.68%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.60%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.38%
Windows 10 Home 4.86%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.10% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.10%
  Germany 14.06%
  France 5.84%
  Italy 5.31%
  United Kingdom 4.51%
  Canada 2.92%
  Brazil 2.65%
  Japan 2.65%
  Belgium 2.39%
  Poland 2.39%
  Austria 1.86%
  Australia 1.86%
  Spain 1.86%
  Hungary 1.59%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.55%
Dell 19.76%
Acer 15.57%
Sony 8.38%
Toshiba 6.59%
Intel 5.99%
ASUS 4.79%
American Megatrends 2.40%
Lenovo 1.80%
NEC 1.80%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.28%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.28%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 2.46%
Dell XPS 8300 2.46%
HP Pavilion dv8 Notebook ... 2.46%
Acer Aspire 5750G 1.64%

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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