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Should I remove Photo Story 3 for Windows?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
20% remove it80% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,761
United States Rank #2,231
Reach 0.2186%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 24.57 days
724.70 days >
Average installed length: 380.77 days


3.0.1115.21 0.14%
3.0.1115.20 1.49%
3.0.1115.11 94.41%
3.0.1115.5 2.53%
3.0.1115.0 1.44%

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Photo Story 3 for Windows

What is Photo Story 3 for Windows?  (from Microsoft)

Create slideshows using your digital photos. With a single click, you can touch-up, crop, or rotate pictures. Add stunning special effects, soundtracks, and your own voice narration to your photo stories. Then, personalize them with titles and captions. Small file sizes make it easy to send your photo stories in an e-m...  Read more


Photo Story 3 for Windows is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 3.0.1115.11, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 3.21 MB (3,367,424 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 59% of users of Photo Story 3 for Windows come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=11132
Help link: support.microsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\photo story 3 for windows\dmcontent
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{4F41AD68-89F2-4262-A32C-2F70B01FCE9E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.21 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Photo Story 3 for Windows

  • pscore3ui.dll - Photo Story 3 for Windows
  • dmcontentui.dll
  • photostory3ui.dll
  • pslegitcheckui.dll
  • pspublishui.dll
  • pstransitionsui.dll

How do I remove Photo Story 3 for Windows?

You can uninstall Photo Story 3 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Photo Story 3 for Windows, 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 Photo Story 3 for Windows.

Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.73%
Windows 10 19.91%
Windows XP 13.02%
Windows Vista 8.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.40%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.82%
Windows 7 Professional 12.68%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.39%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.03%
Windows 10 Home 4.99%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.94% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.94%
  Australia 6.89%
  United Kingdom 4.75%
  Canada 3.46%
  Israel 2.16%
  Norway 1.98%
  Belgium 1.57%
  Brazil 1.30%
  DK 1.29%
  Italy 1.27%
  Germany 1.23%
  Sweden 1.11%
  Netherlands 0.95%
  Taiwan 0.79%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.72%
Hewlett-Packard 26.87%
Acer 14.10%
Toshiba 7.81%
ASUS 5.81%
Intel 3.22%
American Megatrends 2.07%
Lenovo 2.07%
Samsung 1.41%
Sahara 0.85%
Common models
HP Z220 CMT Workstation 5.17%
Dell Latitude E6520 4.66%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.36%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.14%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.63%

About Microsoft

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Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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