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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #8,392
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Average installed length: 236.85 days


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NewBlue Video Essentials II for PowerDirector

What is NewBlue Video Essentials II for PowerDirector?  (from NewBlue)

NewBlue Video Essentials II delivers a powerful and simple way to create a vignette, swap specific colors in a scene, tell a better story with picture-in-picture effects and produce a depth of field look with easy to use video editing plugins. This top-selling set of 10 plugins featuring over 100 presets will give you ...  Read more


NewBlue Video Essentials II for PowerDirector is a software program developed by NewBlue. The setup package generally installs about 34 files and is usually about 77.53 MB (81,295,436 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 41% of users of NewBlue Video Essentials II for PowerDirector come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.newbluefx.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\cyberlink\shared files\plugin\newblue
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\CyberLink\Shared files\Plugin\NewBlue\UninstallVideoEssentials2BundleForPDR12.exe"
Estimated size: 77.53 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NewBlue Video Essentials II for PowerDirector

  • NewBlueVideoEssentialsBundle.dll - NewBlue Essentials Effects
  • NewBlueArtEffectsForPDR.dll - NewBlue Art Effects
  • NewBlueArtEffectsForPDR10.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_ArtEffectsBundleForPDR.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_ArtEffectsBundleForPDR10.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentials.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentials2.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentials2Bundle.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentials3.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentials3Bundle.dll
  • NewBlue_PlugIn_VideoEssentialsBundle.dll
  • NewBlueResources32.dll
  • NewBlueResources64.dll
  • NewBlueResourcesNew32.dll
  • NewBlueResourcesNew64.dll
  • NewBlueVideoEssentials2Bundle.dll
  • NewBlueVideoEssentials3Bundle.dll
  • UninstallVideoEssentials2BundleForPDR12.exe

How do I remove NewBlue Video Essentials II for PowerDirector?

You can uninstall NewBlue Video Essentials II for PowerDirector 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 Video Essentials II for PowerDirector, 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 Video Essentials II for PowerDirector.

Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 49.05%
Windows 10 48.29%
Windows XP 1.43%
Windows Vista 1.24%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.61%
Windows 8.1 11.48%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.10%
Windows 7 Professional 10.81%
Windows 10 Pro 5.84%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.52%
  Germany 5.41%
  United Kingdom 4.91%
  Italy 3.89%
  Australia 3.81%
  Canada 3.64%
  Taiwan 3.64%
  France 2.71%
  India 2.03%
  Netherlands 2.03%
  Philippines 1.78%
  Belgium 1.61%
  Spain 1.18%
  Malaysia 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.74%
Dell 16.41%
ASUS 16.41%
Acer 14.53%
Toshiba 4.96%
Samsung 3.93%
Lenovo 3.08%
Intel 1.88%
MSI 1.71%
Alienware 1.71%
Medion 1.71%
Common models
ASUS All Series 11.76%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.46%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.77%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.77%
MSI MS-7821 2.42%
Acer Aspire V3-771 1.73%

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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