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4% remove it96% keep it
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Average installed length: 159.20 days

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Native Instruments Rig Kontrol 3

What is Native Instruments Rig Kontrol 3?  (from Native Instruments)

The package gives you the full version of the GUITAR RIG 3 PRO software. This powerful and intuitive effects rack provides 17 amps, 27 cabinets, 16 mics and 54 effects, recreated in stunning detail. The latest version includes two new amps — distortion specialists for lead and riffs — six powerful new effects and the a...  Read more


Native Instruments Rig Kontrol 3 is a 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is rig3cpl.exe. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 40.26 MB (42,216,573 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 34% of users of Native Instruments Rig Kontrol 3 come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.native-instruments.com
Help link: www.native-instruments.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Native Instruments\Rig Kontrol 3 Driver
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{5A23829C-A66E-47B0-AD50-21A3FFE6C325}\Rig Kontrol 3 Setup PC.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 40.26 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Native Instruments Rig Kontrol 3

Program executable:rig3cpl.exe
Name:Native Instruments Rig Kontrol 3 Control Panel
Rig Kontrol 3 Control Panel
Path:C:\Program Files\Native Instruments\Rig Kontrol 3 Driver\rig3cpl.exe
Additional files:
  • rig3asio32.dll - Native Instruments Rig Kontrol 3 Control Panel (Rig Kontrol 3 Control Panel)
  • rig3asio64.dll
  • DPInst.exe (by Microsoft) - Driver Package Installer (DPInst) (Driver Package Installer)
  • WdfCoInstaller01009.dll (by Microsoft) - WDF Coinstaller
  • devcon.exe - Windows Setup API
  • Rig Kontrol 3 Setup PC.exe - Native Instruments Rig Kontrol 3 Driver Setup

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DPInst.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9D7E6BB6-D452-4E75-96F0-43F9D85FCFCE}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • DPInst.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\PC Connectivity Solution\DPInst.exe'.

How do I remove Native Instruments Rig Kontrol 3?

You can uninstall Native Instruments Rig Kontrol 3 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 Rig Kontrol 3, 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 Rig Kontrol 3.

Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.43%
Windows 10 38.18%
Windows Vista 2.27%
Windows XP 2.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.43%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.97%
Windows 7 Professional 9.03%
Windows 8.1 7.89%
Windows 10 Home 6.51%
Windows 10 Pro 6.43%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.70% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.70%
  Italy 6.36%
  France 5.56%
  Brazil 5.19%
  United Kingdom 5.04%
  Germany 3.73%
  Canada 3.14%
  Russia 2.34%
  Argentina 1.97%
  Spain 1.97%
  Netherlands 1.68%
  Australia 1.61%
  Sweden 1.61%
  Finland 1.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 19.66%
Acer 18.79%
Dell 16.21%
ASUS 15.93%
Lenovo 6.17%
Toshiba 5.31%
Samsung 3.73%
MSI 1.29%
Alienware 1.00%
Intel 0.86%
Medion 0.72%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.60%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.62%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.63%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.64%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.31%
ASUSTeK G75VW 1.98%

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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