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Roxio Creator 2011

What is Roxio Creator 2011?

Roxio Creator is proprietary optical disc authoring program. Creator will only record data CDs in Mode 1 (consequently, there are CD-ROM drives that will not recognize anything other than the first session of a Mode 1 CD.). Creator supports a wide variety of file formats, including AVI, DV, HDV, DV-AVI, MPEG-1/2/4, MPEG2-HD, DVD-Video, Audio CD, MP3, WAV, WMA, Dolby Digital AC-3, AAC, JPG, PNG, TIFF, BMP and GIF.

About  (from Roxio)

Easily edit your standard and HD videos. Add picture-in-picture effects, titles and scrolling credits. Rotate video with one click; auto-adjust color, brightness and contrast. Save video from YouTube and other popular sites on your PC and convert them to play on your TV, iPhone, iPad, and other portable device.


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 main program executable is Creator13.exe. The software installer includes 115 files and is usually about 2.91 MB (3,047,000 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.roxio.com/enu/products/creator
Help link: www.roxio.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Roxio 2011\
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\Uninstall\{4433FF9E-AF21-4E41-B296-4E13BF4D52F5}\setup.exe /x {4433FF9E-AF21-4E41-B296-4E13BF4D52F5} {lang}=ENU
Estimated size: 2.91 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Roxio Creator 2011

Program executable:Creator13.exe
Roxio Creator Classic
Signed by:Sonic Solutions
Path:C:\Program Files\Roxio 2011\Creator Classic\Creator13.exe
Roxio Creator is a proprietary optical-disc authoring-program produced by Roxio. Roxio Creator supports a wide variety of file formats, including AVI, DV, HDV, DV-AVI, MPEG-1/2/4, MPEG2-HD, DVD-Video, Audio CD, MP3, WAV, WMA, Dolby Digital...
Additional files:
  • DSProjectData.dll (by Sonic Solutions) - RxBurner Module
  • DVDFileHelper.dll (by Sonic Solutions) - Editors Module
  • DVDMenuEditor.dll
  • emmon.exe (by eMPIA Technology) - BDA Monitor Application
  • Retrieve13.exe - Roxio Retrieve
  • VideoConvert13.exe - Roxio VideoConvert
  • VideoWave13.exe - VideoWave
  • AnalogRec13.exe - Roxio Easy Audio Capture
  • AS_Archive.dll - FILEARCHIVE_SDK_BB0160 (AS_Archive Dynamic Link Library)
  • AS_Storage_w32.dll - AS Imaging SDK (AS Imaging)
  • AutoRunHandler.dll - AutoRunHanlder Dynamic Link Library (AutoRunHandler Dynamic Link Library)
  • AVCCommonInterface.dll - Roxio Audio/Video Converter (AVCCommonInterface Module)
  • AVCGadgetHost.dll - AVCGadgetHost
  • AVCGadgetWPF.dll - SyncIt (AVCGadgetWPF)
  • AVCHDArchive13.exe - Roxio AVCHDArchive (Roxio AVCHD Archive)
  • AVCMiddleLayer.dll - AVCMiddleLayer Module
  • AVCSettings.dll - AVCSettings
  • AVCSettingsAtx.dll - AVC SettingsAtx Module
  • AxInterop.AVCSettingsAtx.dll
  • BBEngineAS.dll - Roxio Burn (BBEngine Dynamic Link Library)
  • CinemasterAudio.DLL - SonicHDAudio
  • CinemasterVideo.DLL - Sonic HD Video Decoder (CinemasterVideo)
  • CinePlayer.exe - CinePlayer
  • CPMonitor.exe - CPMonitor Application
  • CpPluginFrameWork.dll - CPPluginFrameWork
  • Creator13.exe - Roxio Creator Classic
  • cvmi.dll
  • DiscMgrAPI.dll
  • Dragon30.dll - Roxio Dragon Burning Engine (The Dragon Burning Engine)
  • DragonFire30.dll - Roxio Dragon Burning Engine Fire DLL
  • DragonRs30.dll - Roxio Dragon Burning Engine Resource DLL
  • DSBurnDialog.dll
  • DSBurner.dll
  • DSChapterDetectDialog.dll - DVD Chapter Detection
  • DSFormatter.dll
  • DSSaveAsTheme.dll
  • DSSessionServer.dll
  • DSSizeEstimator.dll
  • DSSourceArchiver.dll
  • DSSpaceIndicatorCtl.dll - SpaceIndicator Ctl
  • DSThemeLoader.dll
  • DSThemeViewCtl.dll
  • DVDBTreeControl.dll
  • DVDButtonStyleLibraryDlg.dll
  • DVDBValidateDlg.dll
  • DVDDriverControl.dll - DVDDrive Dynamic Link Library (DVDDriverControl Dynamic Link Library)
  • DVDFormatLoaderPlugIn.dll - FormatLoaderDVDB Module
  • DVDMusicAssistant13.exe - Roxio DVD Music Assistant
  • DVDPreview.dll
  • DVDProjectSettingsObj.dll
  • HomePermitsManaged.dll - Online Services Components (homepermitsmanaged)
  • Interop.AVCMiddleLayer.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'AVCMiddleLayer'.
  • Interop.AVCMidLayerInterfacesLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'AVCMidLayerInterfacesLib'.
  • Interop.AVCSettingsAtx.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'AVCSettingsAtx'.
  • LpAndTapeAssistant13.exe - Roxio LP and Tape Assistant
  • Microsoft.DirectX.Direct3D.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Microsoft Managed Direct3D Debug)
  • Microsoft.DirectX.Direct3DX.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Managed D3DX Debug
  • Microsoft.DirectX.dll - Microsoft Managed DirectX Helper Classes Debug
  • MobileSDK.dll - MobileSDK Module
  • MSVCP70.DLL - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Autoplay Handlers
  • CinePlayer.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'CinePlayerDVD1' with the ProgID of 'CinePlayer.PLAYDVD' and the action verb 'Play.
  • Creator13.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler (RoxioCreator12PlayCDAudioOnArrival).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • CPMonitor.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'CPMonitor' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Roxio 2011\5.0\CPMonitor.exe".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.63 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000013532%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00000091%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00000044%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:532
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:0 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove Roxio Creator 2011?

You can uninstall Roxio Creator 2011 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 Roxio Creator 2011, 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 Roxio Creator 2011.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win XP 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.10%
Windows 10 20.62%
Windows Vista 4.24%
Windows XP 4.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 48.46%
Windows 7 Professional 15.25%
Windows 10 Home 8.88%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.76%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.05%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.47%

Distribution by countryGeography

85.54% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 85.54%
  United Kingdom 4.17%
  Canada 3.19%
  Australia 1.47%
  Italy 1.23%
  France 0.61%
  Belgium 0.49%
  Spain 0.49%
  Germany 0.49%
  Brazil 0.37%
  Japan 0.37%
  Switzerland 0.25%
  India 0.25%
  Mexico 0.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 64.02%
Hewlett-Packard 20.90%
Acer 4.50%
ASUS 2.12%
Toshiba 1.85%
American Megatrends 0.53%
Lenovo 0.53%
Intel 0.53%
Sony 0.53%
Common models
Dell XPS 8300 12.15%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 7.64%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 5.90%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 4.51%
Dell Inspiron N5110 4.17%
Dell Studio XPS 9100 3.47%

About Roxio

Roxio, now Sonic Solutions, is a software developer specializing in consumer digital media products whose product line includes programs for the creation of digital media projects, media conversion software, and content distribution systems.
Publisher URL: www.roxio.com


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