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Should I remove PlayIt for Vista Media Center?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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2.0.2 54.55%
2.0.1 36.36%
1.5.0 4.55%
1.3.1 4.55%

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PlayIt for Vista Media Center


PlayIt for Vista Media Center is a program developed by Luttmann. The most used version is 2.0.2, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software installer includes 1 files and is usually about 1.76 MB (1,847,808 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 97% of users of PlayIt for Vista Media Center come from the United States, it is also popular in South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: msdn.microsoft.com/mce
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\luttmann\vmcplayit
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{0040CBDE-C3D6-4EDE-93E1-F52CF6295FFD}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.76 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by PlayIt for Vista Media Center

  • playitvideoserver.exe - PlayItVideoServerManager

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • playitvideoserver.exe runs as a service named 'PlayIt Video Server Manager' (PlayItVideoServer) "PlayIt Video Server Service".

How do I remove PlayIt for Vista Media Center?

Quickly and completely remove PlayIt for Vista Media Center from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall PlayIt for Vista Media Center 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 PlayIt for Vista Media Center, 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 PlayIt for Vista Media Center.

Win 7 (SP1) 86%
Win 7 5%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 90.91%
Windows 8 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.45%
Windows 7 Ultimate 40.91%
Windows 10 Home 4.55%
Windows 10 Pro 4.55%
Windows Seven Black Editi... 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

97.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 97.44%
  South Africa 2.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 38.10%
Hewlett-Packard 19.05%
ASUS 9.52%
Lenovo 4.76%
Acer 4.76%
Toshiba 4.76%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N7010 14.29%
HP-Pavilion AV129AV-ABA p... 9.52%
Gigabyte GA-880GM-USB3 4.76%
Dell Dell XPS420 4.76%
Dell Studio 1558 4.76%
Gigabyte M61PME-S2P 4.76%


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