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Should I remove NewBlue Video Essentials IV for Windows?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,291
United States Rank #16,174
Reach 0.0206%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.12 days
387.02 days >
Average installed length: 203.35 days


3.0 70.68%
1.4 29.32%

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NewBlue Video Essentials IV for Windows

What is NewBlue Video Essentials IV for Windows?  (from NewBlue)

With 10 plugins and over 100 presets, NewBlue Video Essentials IV enables you to retouch skin to create a smooth and natural look, turn day into night, overlay a clock timer, produce a photo essay from your footage and add reflections - with ease. This top-selling software collection is a must for video editing profess...  Read more


NewBlue Video Essentials IV 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 VideoEssentials4.dll. The setup package generally installs about 16 files and is usually about 47.6 MB (49,907,365 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 34% of users of NewBlue Video Essentials IV for Windows come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: newbluefx.com/product/video-essentials-iv
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\newblue\video essentials iv for windows
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NewBlue\Video Essentials IV for Windows\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 47.6 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NewBlue Video Essentials IV for Windows

Program module:VideoEssentials4.dll
Path:C:\Program Files\newblue\video essentials iv for windows\VideoEssentials4.dll
Additional files:
  • NBCustomUI.dll
  • NBCustomUIEdius.dll
  • ActivateVideoEssentials4.exe
  • ManagerGL.dll
  • Resources.dll
  • Uninstall.exe
  • VideoEssentials4.dll

How do I remove NewBlue Video Essentials IV for Windows?

Quickly and completely remove NewBlue Video Essentials IV for Windows from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall NewBlue Video Essentials IV 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 Video Essentials IV 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 Video Essentials IV for Windows.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.00%
Windows 10 39.00%
Windows Vista 1.00%
Windows XP 1.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.32%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.29%
Windows 7 Professional 11.53%
Windows 10 Home 9.77%
Windows 10 Pro 8.27%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.02%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.92%
  Germany 5.03%
  France 4.16%
  Italy 3.94%
  Canada 3.72%
  United Kingdom 3.72%
  Brazil 3.50%
  Australia 3.28%
  Netherlands 3.06%
  India 2.84%
  Spain 2.84%
  Saudi Arabia 1.75%
  Russia 1.53%
  Belgium 1.31%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
Acer 18.52%
Dell 16.20%
ASUS 15.74%
Lenovo 4.63%
Alienware 3.24%
Intel 2.78%
Toshiba 2.78%
MSI 1.39%
Samsung 1.39%
American Megatrends 0.93%
Common models
ASUS All Series 13.67%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.60%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.16%
Dell Inspiron 3542 2.16%
Gigabyte Z97X-Gaming 3 2.16%
HP ENVY dv7 Notebook PC 2.16%

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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