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Should I remove Multimedia POP?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,206
United States Rank #3,156
Reach 0.2903%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 32.03 days
944.94 days >
Average installed length: 496.50 days


1.3 0.17%
1.2 4.33%
1.1 37.32%
1.0 58.17%

Typically installed together

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Multimedia POP

What is Multimedia POP?

The Multimedia POP program which is pre-installed with various Samsung PC models is an optional multimedia screensaver that runs as MultimediaPOP.exe. This screensaver can be safely removed and replaced with the installed Windows screensavers or any additional one should the user desire. POP is essentially and ad for Samsung.


The most used version is 1.0, 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 Multimedia POP.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 145.15 MB (152,195,724 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.samsung.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Samsung\MultimediaPOP
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\0701\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{33
Estimated size: 145.15 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Multimedia POP

Program executable:Multimedia POP.exe
Name:Shockwave Flash
Adobe Flash Player 10.1 r52
Path:C:\Program Files\Samsung\MultimediaPOP\Multimedia POP.exe
  • MultimediaPOP.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MultimediaPOP.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F5A03AA5-64F7-4914-BDB5-F91D4B31DCB6}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Multimedia POP?

You can uninstall Multimedia POP 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 Multimedia POP, 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 Multimedia POP.

Win 7 (SP1) 89%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 89.99%
Windows 10 9.99%
Windows XP 0.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 69.25%
Windows 7 Home Basic 10.02%
Windows 10 Home 7.09%
Windows 7 Starter 5.49%
Windows 7 Professional 2.72%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.30%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.26% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.26%
  Brazil 10.47%
  United Kingdom 10.13%
  Germany 6.13%
  France 3.80%
  Italy 3.25%
  Canada 2.49%
  Poland 2.40%
  Australia 2.09%
  Argentina 1.69%
  Spain 1.56%
  Russia 1.45%
  Netherlands 1.43%
  Chile 1.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Samsung 99.66%
Dell 0.13%
Acer 0.13%
Hewlett-Packard 0.09%
Common models
Samsung 300E4A/300E5A/300... 17.70%
Samsung RF511/RF411/RF711 7.09%
Samsung 300V3A/300V4A/300... 6.35%
Samsung RV415/RV515 5.41%
Samsung 700Z3A/700Z4A/700... 5.20%
Samsung RV411/RV511/E3511... 5.08%

About Samsung Electronics

Samsung Electronics which is part of the Samsung Group produces a wide range of printers for both consumers and business use, including mono-laser printers, color laser printers, multifunction printers, and enterprise-use high-speed digital multifunction printer models.
Publisher URL: www.samsung.com


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