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Should I remove Roxio Creator 9 Home?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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Roxio Creator 9 Home

What is Roxio Creator 9 Home?  (from Roxio)

If you're a digital music, photo, or video junkie, you'll need software that's robust enough to help you edit and manage your files, Roxio Easy Media Creator Suite 9 is just the ticket. With Creator 9, you can burn up to 50 hours of music on DVDs with onscreen menus and Dolby Digital sound, organize all of your digital...  Read more


Roxio Creator 9 Home is a software program developed by Roxio. 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 Roxio_Central33.exe. The setup package generally installs about 10 files and is usually about 9.77 MB (10,240,884 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 72% of users of Roxio Creator 9 Home come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.roxio.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Roxio Shared\9.0\Roxio Central33\Main\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{C8B0680B-CDAE-4809-9F91-387B6DE00F7C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 9.77 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Roxio Creator 9 Home

Program executable:Roxio_Central33.exe
Roxio Creator
Path:C:\Program Files\Common Files\Roxio Shared\9.0\Roxio Central33\Main\Roxio_Central33.exe
Additional files:
  • MainrENU.dll - MainrENU Dynamic Link Library
  • MainrFRA.dll - MainrFRA Dynamic Link Library
  • Roxio_Central33.exe - Roxio Creator
  • gdiplus.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft GDI+
  • mfc71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • mfc71u.dll
  • msvcp70.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcp71.dll
  • msvcr70.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • msvcr71.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • Roxio_Central33.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'RoxioSCDataTask33' with the ProgID of 'Roxio.RoxioCentral33' and the action verb 'DataTask.
Scheduled Task
  • Roxio_Central33.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Roxio_Central33 - Roxio Creator 9'.

How do I remove Roxio Creator 9 Home?

You can uninstall Roxio Creator 9 Home 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 9 Home, 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 9 Home.

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 48.57%
Windows 10 30.00%
Windows Vista 14.29%
Windows XP 7.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.43%
Windows 10 Pro 15.71%
Windows 7 Professional 12.86%
Windows 10 Home 10.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.84% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.84%
  Canada 20.39%
  United Kingdom 3.88%
  Australia 0.97%
  IM 0.97%
  Netherlands 0.97%
  UA 0.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.54%
Dell 19.23%
Toshiba 11.54%
Intel 7.69%
Acer 5.77%
ASUS 5.77%
Lenovo 1.92%
Gateway 1.92%
American Megatrends 1.92%
Common models
Gigabyte B75M-D3P 7.41%
Gigabyte M52L-S3 3.70%
Gigabyte GA-MA790GP-DS4H 1.85%
TOSHIBA Satellite P205 1.85%
TOSHIBA Satellite L555 1.85%
TOSHIBA Satellite L505 1.85%

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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