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Should I remove NewBlue 3D Explosions for Windows?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,716
United States Rank #19,332
Reach 0.0192%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.87 days
154.27 days >
Average installed length: 81.05 days


3.0 51.19%
1.4 48.81%

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NewBlue 3D Explosions for Windows

What is NewBlue 3D Explosions for Windows?  (from NewBlue)

Looking for high impact, high energy video transitions? With just a few clicks, NewBlue 3D Explosions will inject personality, motion and energy into your scenes. This broad collection of 180 presets in 13 different plugins gives you creative ways to wiggle, bounce, explode, confetti, swirl and vortex your scenes from ...  Read more


NewBlue 3D Explosions for Windows is a software program developed by NewBlue. The most common release is 3.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 23 files and is usually about 43.75 MB (45,880,124 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 27% of users of NewBlue 3D Explosions for Windows come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: newbluefx.com/product/3d-explosions
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\newblue\3d explosions for windows
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NewBlue\3D Explosions for Windows\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 43.75 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NewBlue 3D Explosions for Windows

  • D3DExplosions.dll - NewBlue 3D Explosions
  • NBCustomUI.dll
  • NBCustomUIEdius.dll
  • Activate3DExplosions.exe
  • EffectSelector.exe
  • ManagerGL.dll
  • NBLang.dll
  • Resources.dll
  • Uninstall.exe

How do I remove NewBlue 3D Explosions for Windows?

You can uninstall NewBlue 3D Explosions for Windows 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 NewBlue 3D Explosions for Windows, 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 NewBlue 3D Explosions for Windows.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.28%
Windows 10 28.50%
Windows Vista 2.64%
Windows XP 1.58%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.40%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.11%
Windows 7 Professional 11.87%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.39%
Windows 10 Pro 5.01%
Windows 10 Home 4.49%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.05% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 27.05%
  Germany 13.77%
  France 4.11%
  Brazil 3.86%
  Italy 3.38%
  Spain 3.14%
  Canada 3.14%
  United Kingdom 3.14%
  Russia 2.66%
  India 2.42%
  Belgium 1.93%
  Colombia 1.69%
  Australia 1.69%
  Saudi Arabia 1.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 21.00%
Acer 19.50%
Dell 17.00%
Hewlett-Packard 17.00%
Alienware 3.00%
Toshiba 2.50%
Intel 2.00%
Lenovo 2.00%
Medion 2.00%
Samsung 1.00%
Common models
ASUS All Series 14.29%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 2.38%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.38%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.38%
Alienware Aurora-R4 1.59%
ASUSTeK N61Jq 1.59%

About NewBlue

NewBlue creates the NewBlueFX line of digital video and audio plugins for non-linear editors including Sony Vegas, Avid Media Composer and Edius.


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