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11% remove it89% keep it
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United States Rank #14,074
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VersionDistribution 7.71% 18.57% 0.29% 3.43% 2.86%

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Native Instruments The Giant

What is Native Instruments The Giant?  (from Native Instruments)

You've never seen or heard a piano like this. THE GIANT captures the sound of the world's biggest upright piano to deliver something even bigger: An intense, dynamic playing experience with a sound that’s nothing short of inspiring.

From urban pop, film score pathos, soft piano ballads, driving rock riffs or di...  Read more


Native Instruments The Giant is a program developed by Native Instruments. The most used version is, with over 27% 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 software installer includes 40 files and is usually about 16.63 MB (17,436,485 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 48% of users of Native Instruments The Giant come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.native-instruments.com
Help link: www.native-instruments.de
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\{1c7a6eb7-bed0-4444-b0da-4bfdcf83c380}
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{1C7A6EB7-BED0-4444-B0DA-4BFDCF83C380}\The Giant Setup PC.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 16.63 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Native Instruments The Giant

  • The Giant Setup PC.exe - The Giant Setup
  • Absynth 5 FX Surround.dll - Native Instruments Absynth 5 (Absynth 5)
  • Absynth 5 FX.dll
  • Absynth 5 Stereo.dll
  • Absynth 5.dll
  • Absynth 5.exe
  • Battery 3.dll - Native Instruments Battery 3 (Battery 3)
  • Battery 3.exe
  • Battery 4.dll - Native Instruments Battery 4 (Battery 4)
  • Battery 4.exe
  • Driver.dll - Native Instruments Driver (Driver)
  • FM8 FX.dll - Native Instruments FM8 (FM8)
  • FM8.dll
  • FM8.exe
  • Guitar Rig 5.dll - Native Instruments Guitar Rig 5 (Guitar Rig 5)
  • Guitar Rig 5.exe
  • Komplete Kontrol.dll - Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol (Komplete Kontrol)
  • Komplete Kontrol.exe
  • Kontakt 5 16out.dll - Native Instruments Kontakt 5 (Kontakt 5)
  • Kontakt 5 8out.dll
  • Kontakt 5.dll
  • Kontakt 5.exe
  • Massive.dll - Native Instruments Massive (Massive)
  • Massive.exe
  • msvcp120.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2013 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcr120.dll (by Microsoft)
  • Reaktor5 16out.dll - Native Instruments Reaktor5 (Reaktor5)
  • Reaktor5 FX.dll
  • Reaktor5 FX16x16.dll
  • Reaktor5 FX2x8.dll
  • Reaktor5 Surround.dll
  • Reaktor5.dll
  • Reaktor5.exe
  • Reloader.exe
  • ServiceCenter.exe - Native Instruments Service Center (Service Center)
  • Solid Bus Comp.dll - Native Instruments Solid Bus Comp (Solid Bus Comp)
  • Solid Dynamics.dll - Native Instruments Solid Dynamics (Solid Dynamics)
  • Solid EQ.dll - Native Instruments Solid EQ (Solid EQ)
  • Supercharger.dll - Native Instruments Supercharger (Supercharger)
  • Transient Master.dll - Native Instruments Transient Master (Transient Master)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ServiceCenter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D93C9F90-D7E9-4C35-B92E-895B1F973A60}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Native Instruments The Giant?

You can uninstall Native Instruments The Giant 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 The Giant, 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 The Giant.

Win 10 54%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 53.71%
Windows 7 46.00%
Windows XP 0.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.19%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.05%
Windows 10 Home 14.33%
Windows 7 Professional 12.03%
Windows 10 Pro 11.17%
Windows 8.1 9.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.08% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.08%
  France 7.93%
  Germany 5.05%
  United Kingdom 4.33%
  Canada 4.09%
  Netherlands 3.61%
  Italy 3.37%
  Brazil 1.92%
  Australia 1.92%
  Belgium 1.20%
  Norway 1.20%
  Poland 1.20%
  Sweden 0.96%
  Austria 0.96%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 22.67%
Hewlett-Packard 20.93%
Dell 15.12%
Acer 8.72%
Lenovo 4.65%
Intel 4.07%
MSI 3.49%
Samsung 3.49%
Toshiba 2.33%
Alienware 1.16%
Medion 0.58%
Common models
ASUS All Series 15.87%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.17%
Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 2.38%
MSI MS-7751 1.59%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.59%
MSI MS-7816 1.59%

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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