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7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,553
United States Rank #6,899
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.51 days
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Average installed length: 211.73 days


8.5.1 0.09%
8.1.0 99.91%

Perfect Effects 8

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Perfect Effects 8 is a software program developed by onOne Software. The most common release is 8.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named perfect effects 8.exe. The setup package generally installs about 147 files and is usually about 38.18 MB (40,033,951 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 51% of users of Perfect Effects 8 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.onOnesoftware.com
Help link: www.onOnesoftware.com/support.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\onOne Software
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{C982ACFF-5997-4B7D-B3E1-CF7273A06FB2}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -uninst -removeonly
Estimated size: 38.18 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Perfect Effects 8

Program executable:perfect effects 8.exe
Name:Perfect Effects
Perfect Effects 8
Path:C:\Program Files\onone software\perfect effects 8\perfect effects 8.exe
Additional files:
  • onOneToolbox2.dll - onOne Toolbox2 Dynamic Link Library
  • onOneToolboxPlus.dll
  • PhotoFrame ProEd.onli.dll - PhotoFrame 4.6 Professional Edition
  • Perfect Resize 7.5.exe - Perfect Resize Professional (Perfect Resize 7.5.1 Professional)
  • Register FocalPoint 1.0.exe - Register App Application (Register App MFC Application)
  • Register FocalPoint 2.exe
  • Register Genuine Fractals 6.0 Professional Edition.exe
  • Register Genuine Fractals PrintPro 5.0.exe
  • Register Intellihance Pro 4.exe
  • Register Mask Pro 4.exe
  • Register onOne Photo Essentials 3.0.exe
  • Register onOne Photo Essentials 4.0.exe
  • Register Perfect Effects.exe
  • Register Perfect Layers 2.exe
  • Register Perfect Mask.exe
  • Register Perfect Portrait.exe
  • Register Perfect Resize 7.0 Professional Edition.exe
  • Register PhotoFrame 4.6 Professional Edition.exe
  • Register PhotoTools 1.0 Professional Edition.exe
  • Register PhotoTools 2.0 Professional Edition.exe
  • Register PhotoTools 2.5.exe
  • Register PhotoTools 2.6 Professional Edition.exe
  • Register PhotoTune 2.exe
  • Register Plug-in Suite 4.exe
  • Register.exe
  • Perfect Effects 4.exe - Perfect Effects 4 Free
  • PerfectEffects.exe - Perfect Effects 3 Free
  • Perfect Photo Suite 7.exe - Perfect Photo Suite (Perfect Photo Suite 7.5)
  • ONCoreFoundation7.dll - ONCoreFoundation7 (ONCoreFoundation)
  • ONCoreFoundation8.dll
  • ONCoreFoundation9.dll
  • GFProEdMenu.onli.dll - Genuine Fractals (Genuine Fractals Menu)
  • Perfect Portrait 2.exe - Perfect Portrait (Perfect Portrait 2.0.3)
  • PerfectPortrait.exe - Perfect Portrait 1
  • FocalPoint.onli.dll - FocalPointMenu
  • ONProxySupport7.dll - ONProxySupport
  • ONProxySupport8.dll
  • ONProxySupport9.dll
  • PerfectLayers.exe - Perfect Layers (Perfect Layers 2)
  • PerfectResize.exe - Perfect Resize
  • ONToolbox.dll - onOne Toolbox
  • PhotoTune3.onli.dll - PhotoTuneMenu
  • Perfect Mask 5.2.exe - Perfect Mask (Perfect Mask 5.2.3)
  • PerfectMask.exe - Perfect Mask 5
  • FocalPoint 2.exe - Focal Point
  • Perfect B&W 1.exe - Perfect B&W
  • PhotoFrameApp.exe - Photo Frame
  • ONDocument7.dll - ONDocument
  • ONDocument8.dll
  • ONDocument9.dll
  • onOneWelcomeDialog.dll - Essentials (Implements the welcome screen)
  • PhotoTune 3.exe - Photo Tune
  • ONCore7.dll - ONCore
  • ONCore8.dll
  • ONCore9.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PerfectResize.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{AE329CE8-8463-4473-A5BB-3218B4697C54}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • PerfectEffects.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\onOne Software\Perfect Effects Free\PerfectEffects.exe'.
  • PerfectLayers.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\onOne Software\Perfect Layers\PerfectLayers.exe'.

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Or, you can uninstall Perfect Effects 8 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 Perfect Effects 8, 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 Perfect Effects 8.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.79%
Windows 10 42.21%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.04%
Windows 8.1 18.64%
Windows 7 Professional 11.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.97%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.99%
Windows 10 Home 5.31%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.70% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.70%
  United Kingdom 6.29%
  Germany 6.13%
  Canada 3.88%
  France 3.49%
  Netherlands 3.11%
  Australia 2.72%
  Taiwan 2.02%
  Hong Kong 1.71%
  Italy 1.71%
  Poland 1.63%
  Belgium 1.40%
  DK 1.32%
  Finland 1.24%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.02%
Dell 20.09%
ASUS 15.54%
Acer 15.07%
Toshiba 5.65%
Lenovo 3.92%
Medion 3.30%
Samsung 2.51%
Intel 1.41%
MSI 1.41%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.21%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.91%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.58%
Dell XPS 8700 2.93%
Dell XPS 8500 2.61%
Dell Studio XPS 7100 1.95%

About (from onOne Software)

The onOne Software team has a passion for two things—building simple yet powerful software and taking care of our customers.
Publisher URL: www.ononesoftware.com


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