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Should I remove Philips SPC230NC Webcam?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,861
United States Rank #22,084
Reach 0.0189%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.20 days
625.52 days >
Average installed length: 328.66 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

Typically installed together

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Philips SPC230NC Webcam

What is Philips SPC230NC Webcam?

Philips SPC230NC Webcam is software used to connect and manage the webcam to the user's PC.

About  (from Philips)

Your webcam gives you 1.3 Mega Pixels (interpolated) for both video and photo resolution. So, you can use it to take high-quality photos that still look great when printed as larger-sized images. Enjoy webcamming freedom with a clever rotating body that lets you aim the camera wherever you want. Just twist the camera ...  Read more


Philips SPC230NC Webcam is a software program developed by Philips. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The programs's main executable is TrayMin230.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 1.44 MB of memory. It also includes a system tray icon that is displayed in the notifications area while the program is running. The setup package generally installs about 20 files and is usually about 14.46 MB (15,158,632 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 21% of users of Philips SPC230NC Webcam come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Philips\Philips SPC230NC Webcam
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{05F350C6-FA6A-40D0-A130-FB941B39152C}\Setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0007 -removeonly
Estimated size: 14.46 MB
Language: German

Program filesFiles installed by Philips SPC230NC Webcam

Program executable:TrayMin230.exe
Name:TrayMin Application
TrayMin MFC Application
Path:C:\Program Files\Philips\Philips SPC230NC Webcam\TrayMin230.exe
Taskbar:Displays an icon in the notification area
Additional files:
  • Philips Intelligent Agent 2.1 Setup.exe - Philips Intelligent Agent Setup
  • Philips Intelligent Agent 2.2 Setup.exe
  • TrayMin230.exe - TrayMin Application (TrayMin MFC Application)
  • Monitor.exe (by PixArt Imaging Incorporation) - Registry Monitor
  • PASnap.exe (by PixArt Imaging Incorporation) - Snapshot Reader
  • KillTray.exe (by CEC) - CEC ps (Kill TrayMin*** processes)
  • DeINF.exe (by Chicony) - DeInf
  • Ar601deu.exe (by Netopsystems AG) - Netopsystems FEAD Recomposer
  • Ar601esp.exe (by Netopsystems AG)
  • Ar601fra.exe
  • Ar601ptb.exe
  • Ar602rus.exe
  • CPDebug.dll (by DataCleaner360) - Data Cleaner 360 (File Cleaner)
  • dgderapi.dll (by Devguru Co) - Device Error Recovery SDK (Device Error Recovery SDK(x64))
  • DIFxAPI.dll (by Microsoft) - Driver Install Frameworks API (DIFxAPI) (Driver Install Frameworks for API library module)
  • PAEAFLT.sys - Filter Driver
  • Setup.exe (by Devguru Co., Ltd) - SAMSUNG USB Drivers for Mobile Phones (SAMSUNG USB Drivers for Mobile Phones(x86))
  • SPC230NC.dll (by PixArt Imaging) - Still Image (STI) Driver
  • SPC230NC.sys (by PixArt Imaging) - PixArt Imaging Inc. SPC230NC (SPC230NC)
  • Uninstall.exe (by Devguru Co., Ltd)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Monitor.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'PAP7501_Monitor' which loads as C:\WINDOWS\PixArt\PAP7501\GUCI_AVS.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.44 MB
21.09 MB average
Kernel CPU:0.00063806%
0.016088% average
CPU cycles/sec:88,666
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:0 Bytes
435.61 KB average
Memory:1.58 MB
Total CPU:0.0077838013%
Kernel CPU:0.00526010%
User CPU:0.00252370%
CPU cycles/sec:1,657,591
I/O reads/min:7 Bytes

How do I remove Philips SPC230NC Webcam?

You can uninstall Philips SPC230NC Webcam 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 Philips SPC230NC Webcam, 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 Philips SPC230NC Webcam.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.61%
Windows XP 13.14%
Windows Vista 12.06%
Windows 10 10.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.38%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.51%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.90%
Windows 7 Professional 9.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.87%
Windows 10 Pro 2.42%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.30% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 21.30%
  Brazil 13.03%
  Germany 12.53%
  France 9.77%
  United Kingdom 9.27%
  Italy 7.77%
  Russia 3.01%
  Sweden 2.76%
  Argentina 2.26%
  Austria 1.75%
  Greece 1.75%
  DK 1.50%
  Spain 1.25%
  Belgium 1.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.81%
Acer 20.47%
Hewlett-Packard 19.88%
ASUS 6.43%
Intel 4.68%
Toshiba 2.34%
American Megatrends 1.75%
Alienware 1.75%
Sahara 1.75%
Compaq 1.17%
Common models
Micro-Star MS-7529 3.54%
BIOSTAR Group N61PB-M2S 2.65%
Alienware Alienware X51 2.65%
Acer Aspire X1420 1.77%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.77%

About Philips

Philips is organized into three main divisions: Philips Consumer Lifestyle, Philips Healthcare and Philips Lighting.
Publisher URL: www.philips.com


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