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Should I remove Pinnacle Studio 16 - Install Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,415
United States Rank #9,033
Reach 0.0903%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.92 days
381.04 days >
Average installed length: 200.21 days


16.0.75 100.00%

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Pinnacle Studio 16 - Install Manager

What is Pinnacle Studio 16 - Install Manager?  (from Avid Technology)

Pinnacle Studio 16 combines powerful, streamlined features and DVD video tutorials to help you make great movies easily and accurately. Advanced 3D stereoscopic technology delivers professional 3D experiences. Edit anywhere with integral media cloud access and Pinnacle Studio for iPad project importing. You also get 24...  Read more


Pinnacle Studio 16 - Install Manager is a software program developed by Avid Technology. 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 InstallManager.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 1.35 MB (1,412,484 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 24% of users of Pinnacle Studio 16 - Install Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Avid.com
Help link: www.avid.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Pinnacle\InstallManager\Studio16\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{F1886CD7-9F73-417A-92E9-7E0AB0F0E099}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.35 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Pinnacle Studio 16 - Install Manager

Program executable:InstallManager.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Pinnacle\InstallManager\Studio16\InstallManager.exe
Additional files:
  • CommonResources.dll - CommonResources
  • InstallManager.exe (by Avid) - InstallManager
  • Upgrader.exe (by Avid) - Upgrader
  • PMBWrapperLib.dll
  • Pinnacle Pixie Activation 610.exe (by Pinnacle Systems) - Pinnacle Pixie Activation for Avid

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • InstallManager.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C8C34345-F181-4F51-B213-A8428F07182B}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Pinnacle Studio 16 - Install Manager?

You can uninstall Pinnacle Studio 16 - Install Manager 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 Pinnacle Studio 16 - Install Manager, 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 Pinnacle Studio 16 - Install Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.20%
Windows 10 31.05%
Windows Vista 2.64%
Windows XP 0.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.42%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.77%
Windows 7 Professional 12.26%
Windows 8.1 5.08%
Windows 8 Pro 4.97%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.75%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.63% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.63%
  Italy 13.18%
  France 10.23%
  Germany 10.07%
  Netherlands 5.42%
  Australia 2.35%
  Belgium 2.30%
  Canada 2.13%
  Spain 2.02%
  Brazil 1.70%
  Russia 1.70%
  Czech Republic 1.59%
  Israel 1.53%
  United Kingdom 1.53%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.66%
Acer 17.74%
Dell 16.99%
ASUS 15.27%
Samsung 4.41%
Medion 3.12%
Toshiba 3.01%
Lenovo 2.37%
Intel 1.72%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.60%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.60%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.33%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.56%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.29%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.04%

About Avid Technology

Avid specializes in video and audio production technology, specifically, digital non-linear editing systems, management and distribution services.
Publisher URL: www.avid.com


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