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9% remove it91% keep it
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What is Nikon RAW Codec?

NEF Codec is a module that makes Nikon RAW (.NEF) image files as easy to work with as JPEG and TIFF images.


Nikon RAW Codec is a software program developed by Nikon. 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 47% of users of Nikon RAW Codec come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: support.nikonusa.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nikon\Nikon RAW Codec
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{C
Language: Italian

How do I remove Nikon RAW Codec?

Quickly and completely remove Nikon RAW Codec from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Nikon RAW Codec 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 Nikon RAW Codec, 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 Nikon RAW Codec.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.64%
Windows 10 18.33%
Windows Vista 17.56%
Windows XP 8.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.63%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 13.95%
Windows 7 Professional 8.91%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.40%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.62%
Windows 10 Home 6.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.75% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.75%
  Germany 8.70%
  Italy 6.08%
  France 5.24%
  Canada 4.82%
  United Kingdom 4.72%
  Belgium 3.04%
  Australia 2.10%
  Spain 2.10%
  Netherlands 1.99%
  Sweden 1.15%
  Poland 1.05%
  Austria 0.84%
  Switzerland 0.84%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.41%
Dell 25.55%
Acer 11.89%
Toshiba 8.81%
ASUS 5.51%
Intel 3.74%
Medion 3.52%
Samsung 1.98%
American Megatrends 1.10%
Gateway 0.88%
Lenovo 0.88%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.44%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.72%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.00%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.58%
Dell Dell DM061 2.15%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 2.15%

About Nikon

Nikon specializes in optics and imaging and its products include cameras, camera lenses, binoculars, microscopes, ophthalmic lenses, measurement instruments, and the steppers used in the photolithography steps of semiconductor fabrication, of which it is the world's second largest manufacturer.
Publisher URL: www.nikon.com


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