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Prodigy X-Fi NRG


Prodigy X-Fi NRG is a program developed by Egosys. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The software installer includes 61 files and is usually about 56.26 MB (58,991,559 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 56% of users of Prodigy X-Fi NRG come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Prodigy X-Fi NRG
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\09\01\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{9
Estimated size: 56.26 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Prodigy X-Fi NRG

  • AddCat.exe (by Creative Technology) - Creative Daisy Chain System (Installation of Catalog File)
  • AsioDev.dll (by Creative Technology Ltd) - Creative ASIO Devices
  • CodcMgru.dll (by Creative Technology Ltd) - Creative Codec Manager
  • CrBufEnu.dll - Circular Buffer Engine
  • CTAboutu.dll (by Creative Technology) - Creative About Box
  • CTAPR2.exe - Audio Playback Redirection Engine
  • CTAudEp.dll - Audio Endpoint Selection
  • CTAudMon.dll - Audio Monitoring
  • CTAudSeu.dll - CTAudSel library
  • CTDBEngu.dll - CTDBEng Dynamic Link Library (CTDBEng DLL)
  • CTDRMRes.dll - Creative DRM UI Resource DLL
  • CTDRMUIu.dll - Creative DRM UI
  • CTIniFu.dll - CTIniF
  • CTIntrfu.dll - CTIntrfc
  • CTKarDvu.dll - Creative Karaoke Player (Creative Karaoke Player Device DLL)
  • CTKarFxu.dll - Creative Karaoke Player Effects DLL
  • CTKarLyu.dll - Creative Karaoke Player Lyrics DLL
  • CTKarMxu.dll - Creative Karaoke Player Mixer DLL
  • CTKarPqu.dll - Creative Karaoke Player Play Queue DLL
  • CTKaru.dll - Creative Karaoke Player DLL
  • CTKaru.exe
  • CTLogDBu.dll - CTLogDB Dynamic Link Library (CTLogDB)
  • CTMCPlugIn.ocx - CTMCPlugin ActiveX Control Module
  • CTMetaDu.dll - CTMETADB Dynamic Link Library (CTMETADB DLL)
  • CTNet.exe - CTNet
  • CTNJBDBu.dll - CTNJBDB Dynamic Link Library (CTNJBDB DLL)
  • CTPcie.dll - CTPcie Module
  • CTPlyQ2U.dll - Creative MediaSource (Playback Queue Module)
  • CTPropu.dll - Properties DLL
  • CTRegSvu.exe - CTRegSvr
  • CtrlSrcu.dll - Creative Theme Engine (Creative Theme Engine RTX Base Control DLL)
  • CTSPB.dll - Creative Module
  • CTThemeu.dll - Creative Theme Engine DLL
  • CTVisAud.dll - Creative Engine (Creative Vista Audio Engine)
  • CTXMLPsu.dll - Creative Technology Ltd XML Parser (Creative XML Parser Engine File)
  • EffcMgru.dll - Creative Effect Manager
  • ESEntC.exe - Entertainment Console
  • FmtQuryu.dll - Creative Format Query Module
  • MFInfou.dll - Creative Media File Information Module (DLL to get media file information)
  • mididef.exe - Creative Audio Product (mididef)
  • MxLibu.dll - Creative Mixer Library
  • NmdPlayu.dll - Nomad Playback Component
  • oalinst.exe (by Creative Labs) - OpenAL Installer
  • PlxLoadu.dll - Creative Plex Loader
  • PopUpMu.dll - Creative Theme Engine Popup Menu plug-in
  • RecEnumu.dll - Recording Device Enumeration Component
  • resdef.exe - SPI Restore Application
  • Setup.exe - Creative Device Driver Setup Program
  • SF32.exe - Creative Technology Ltd (Driver Setup Tool)
  • SF64.exe
  • t3aim32.exe - Creative Audio Processing Object Interface Module (Self installation)
  • t3aim64.exe
  • t3apstp.exe - Creative Self-Extracting
  • T3DvInst.dll (by Creative Technology Limited) - Creative Technology Limited CtDvInst (CtDvInst)
  • t3RDefE.exe - Command Router Restore Utility
  • t3setup.exe
  • ThmResu.dll - Creative Theme Engine Theme Resources DLL
  • VDJPlayu.dll - Creative VDJ Playback System
  • VolPanlu.exe - Creative Volume Panel
  • WizCPLu.dll - Creative Theme Engine Wizard Control Panel Framework DLL
  • WndTrnsU.dll - WindowTransition Module (WindowTransition DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • CTAPR2.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'CTAPR2' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Creative\USB Sound Blaster HD\Console Launcher 3\Entertainment Console\CTAPR2.exe" /r.
  • VolPanlu.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'VolPanel' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Creative\Sound Blaster X-Fi\Volume Panel\VolPanlu.exe" /r.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:11.56 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0044906507%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00257213%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00191852%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:349,731
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:15.06 KB
435.61 KB average

How do I remove Prodigy X-Fi NRG?

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Or, you can uninstall Prodigy X-Fi NRG 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 Prodigy X-Fi NRG, 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 Prodigy X-Fi NRG.

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win 8 25%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows 8 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.56%
  Germany 44.44%


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