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Native Instruments Kontakt 4

What is Native Instruments Kontakt 4?  (from Native Instruments)

Defining state-of-the-art sampling, Kontakt 4 gives you an unrivaled collection of sounds and sonic control. This latest version of Kontakt includes a stunning and diverse sound library, filled with over 43GB of samples and over 1,000 instruments. What's more, with Native Instruments Kontakt 4, you have endless possibi...  Read more


Native Instruments Kontakt 4 is a software program developed by Native Instruments. 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 Kontakt 4.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 74.84 MB (78,470,339 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 43% of users of Native Instruments Kontakt 4 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.native-instruments.com
Help link: www.native-instruments.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Native Instruments\Kontakt 4
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{5E4CAE11-3142-4132-BACC-8515F1910998}\Kontakt 4 Setup PC.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 74.84 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Native Instruments Kontakt 4

Program executable:Kontakt 4.exe
Name:Native Instruments Kontakt 4
Kontakt 4
Path:C:\Program Files\Native Instruments\Kontakt 4\Kontakt 4.exe
Additional files:
  • Kontakt 4.dll - Native Instruments Kontakt 4 (Kontakt 4)
  • Kontakt 4.exe
  • Kontakt 4 16out.dll
  • Kontakt 4 8out.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Kontakt 4.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9A384F57-B247-4B52-A491-5B197E14DAA7}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Native Instruments Kontakt 4?

You can uninstall Native Instruments Kontakt 4 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 Native Instruments Kontakt 4, 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 Native Instruments Kontakt 4.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.54%
Windows 10 22.15%
Windows XP 5.70%
Windows Vista 4.17%
Windows Server 2003 0.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.21%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 7 Professional 13.63%
Windows 8.1 6.15%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.93%
Windows 10 Home 3.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.12%
  Germany 6.32%
  United Kingdom 5.76%
  Canada 4.83%
  France 4.65%
  Australia 2.42%
  Brazil 2.42%
  Argentina 2.23%
  Italy 2.23%
  Sweden 2.04%
  Japan 1.86%
  Netherlands 1.67%
  Spain 1.49%
  Switzerland 1.30%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.70%
Hewlett-Packard 20.43%
ASUS 13.19%
Acer 11.91%
Toshiba 6.38%
Lenovo 5.96%
Intel 2.98%
Samsung 2.55%
American Megatrends 1.28%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 8.15%
ASUS All Series 4.44%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 2.96%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.22%
Dell XPS 8500 2.22%
Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 2.22%

About Native Instruments

Native Instruments is a technology company that develops software and hardware for music production and DJing whos product line include software synthesizers, samplers and effect processors, sound libraries and emulations of acoustic instruments, groove production systems and audio interfaces, as well as various products for computer-based DJing that include DJ software, hardware controllers and specific DJ audio interfaces.
Publisher URL: www.native-instruments.com


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