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Should I remove NewBlue Light Effects for Windows?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,302
United States Rank #17,928
Reach 0.0183%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.61 days
224.63 days >
Average installed length: 118.03 days


3.0 66.10%
1.4 33.90%

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NewBlue Light Effects for Windows

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What is NewBlue Light Effects for Windows?  (from NewBlue)

NewBlue Light Effects gives you maximum control over post-production lighting effects for your video. Create soft glows, harsh strobes, shimmers, flickers, sparkles and blinks that are difficult to capture in camera. Easily create incredible lighting effects with this innovative suite of over 100 presets in 10 powerful...  Read more


NewBlue Light Effects 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 primary executable is named LightEffects.dll. The setup package generally installs about 17 files and is usually about 47.4 MB (49,701,065 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 32% of users of NewBlue Light Effects for Windows come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: newbluefx.com/product/light-effects
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\newblue\light effects for windows
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NewBlue\Light Effects for Windows\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 47.4 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NewBlue Light Effects for Windows

Program module:LightEffects.dll
Name:NewBlue D3D Disaplacements
Path:C:\Program Files\newblue\light effects for windows\LightEffects.dll
Additional files:
  • LightEffects.dll - NewBlue D3D Disaplacements
  • NBCustomUI.dll
  • NBCustomUIEdius.dll
  • ActivateLightEffects.exe
  • ManagerGL.dll
  • Resources.dll
  • Uninstall.exe

How do I remove NewBlue Light Effects for Windows?

Quickly and completely remove NewBlue Light Effects for Windows from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall NewBlue Light Effects 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program NewBlue Light Effects for Windows, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Light Effects for Windows.

Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.38%
Windows 10 35.21%
Windows XP 1.13%
Windows Vista 0.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.36%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.36%
Windows 7 Professional 10.17%
Windows 10 Pro 6.78%
Windows 10 Home 6.78%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.82%
  United Kingdom 4.55%
  Germany 4.29%
  Italy 3.79%
  Brazil 3.54%
  France 3.54%
  India 3.28%
  Canada 3.28%
  Australia 2.78%
  Spain 2.78%
  Saudi Arabia 2.78%
  Russia 1.77%
  Israel 1.52%
  Netherlands 1.52%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
Acer 18.18%
Dell 17.68%
ASUS 16.67%
Toshiba 4.55%
Lenovo 4.04%
Alienware 3.03%
Intel 2.02%
Samsung 1.52%
MSI 1.01%
Common models
ASUS All Series 12.88%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.79%
Gigabyte Z97X-Gaming 3 2.27%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.27%
Alienware Aurora-R4 1.52%
Acer Aspire 6930G 1.52%

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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