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Should I remove Picture Package Music Transfer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,906
United States Rank #7,642
Reach 0.0430%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 157.31 days
643.30 days >
Average installed length: 338.01 days


VersionDistribution 0.83% 54.55% 25.74% 12.40% 6.49%

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Picture Package Music Transfer

What is Picture Package Music Transfer?  (from Sony)

You can change the Music files that are preset at the factory with desired music files using Music Transfer in the supplied CD-ROM. Also, you can delete or add these files whenever you want.


Picture Package Music Transfer is a software program developed by Sony. The most common release is, 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 primary executable is named PPMusicTransfer.exe. The setup package generally installs about 46 files and is usually about 23.13 MB (24,256,663 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 52% of users of Picture Package Music Transfer come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\Sony Picture Utility\Music Transfer
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\01\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{C
Estimated size: 23.13 MB
Language: Dutch

Program filesFiles installed by Picture Package Music Transfer

Program executable:PPMusicTransfer.exe
Name:Picture Package
Path:C:\Program Files\Sony\Sony Picture Utility\Music Transfer\PPMusicTransfer.exe
Additional files:
  • DrpTimelinePreviewEngine.dll
  • DrpTimelineRenderEngine.dll
  • DrpPMediaReaderEngine.dll
  • DrpMediaObject.dll - DrpCreateMediaObject.dll
  • DrpMpegRenderEngine.dll
  • aacdecdll.dll - Sony MPEG4 AAC Decoder (aacdecdll)
  • DrpBasebandObject.dll
  • DrpTimelineObject.dll
  • SonyCDWriterSS.dll - SonyCDWriterSS Module
  • DrpGeneralObject.dll
  • DrpPreviewEngine.dll
  • Frn.dll - Sony Corporation Frn (Frn DLL)
  • DrpDvAviEngine.dll
  • DrpDvAviObject.dll
  • DrpRawDvEngine.dll
  • DrpRawDVObject.dll
  • DrpSoundObject.dll
  • DrpStillObject.dll
  • SaCdaPlay.dll - VAIO Entertainment (Play CDDA)
  • SaDsPlay.dll - DirectShow Audio Player
  • SaEncoder.dll
  • SaId3parser.dll - SaId3parser
  • VzCs.dll - VzCs Manager
  • DrpCustomIpp2.dll
  • DrpMpegObject.dll
  • DrpAc3Engine.dll
  • DrpMP4Engine.dll
  • DrpMP4Object.dll
  • DrpDvEngine.dll
  • PPMusicTransfer.exe - Picture Package
  • PPMusicTransferRes.dll
  • DrpUtility.dll
  • dac3d_mt.dll - Sony Software Codec DLL
  • dac3e_mt.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PPMusicTransfer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1E4257BC-CAAC-48E7-8E8E-D6071B4FBE31}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Picture Package Music Transfer?

You can uninstall Picture Package Music Transfer 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 Picture Package Music Transfer, 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 Picture Package Music Transfer.

Win 7 (SP1) 42%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 43.68%
Windows Vista 27.39%
Windows XP 17.95%
Windows 10 10.98%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.06%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 21.58%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.51%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.07%
Windows 7 Professional 4.80%
Windows 10 Home 4.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.30% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.30%
  Germany 6.00%
  France 5.15%
  Canada 4.97%
  United Kingdom 4.40%
  Italy 2.72%
  Brazil 1.97%
  Netherlands 1.87%
  Spain 1.41%
  Australia 1.31%
  Belgium 1.03%
  Japan 0.94%
  Iran 0.94%
  DK 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.54%
Dell 27.76%
Acer 12.80%
Toshiba 9.65%
ASUS 4.53%
American Megatrends 3.54%
Intel 2.56%
Sahara 2.56%
Medion 1.18%
Lenovo 0.98%
Gateway 0.79%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.64%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.91%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.13%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.73%
Dell Inspiron 530s 2.73%
Dell Inspiron 1525 2.34%

About Sony

Sony is a leading manufacturer of electronics products for the consumer markets and is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group.
Publisher URL: www.sony.com


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