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Should I remove Roxio Media Experience?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #25,734
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3.5 100.00%

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Roxio Media Experience


Roxio Media Experience is a program developed by Roxio. 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 43 files and is usually about 75.38 MB (79,045,610 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 77% of users of Roxio Media Experience come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.roxio.com
Help link: support.sonic.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Roxio\Media Experience\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{AC0EE5B0-A8FB-4D0A-AF03-2EDC518F841B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 75.38 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Roxio Media Experience

  • primosdk.dll (by Sonic Solutions) - Prassi PrimoSDK (Primo Software Development Kit)
  • IconResource.dll
  • atl71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (ATL Module for Windows (Unicode))
  • AudioPlayer.dll (by Sonic Solutions) - Sonic DMX (SonicAudioPlayer.dll)
  • AudioPlayerLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library AudioPlayerLib
  • AuthorScript.dll - AuthorScript Library
  • AxAudioPlayerLib.dll
  • AxInterop.SHDocVw.dll
  • AxInterop.WMPLib.dll
  • CommonUIManaged.dll - CommonUIManaged
  • DMX.exe - Digital Media Experience (Digital Multimedia Experience)
  • DMXCommonUI.dll - DMXCommonUI
  • DMXLauncher.exe
  • DVDDriveControl.dll
  • DVDDriveControlLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library DVDDriveControlLib
  • IAParser.dll
  • Interop.IAManagerLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library IAManagerLib
  • Interop.MediaPlayer.dll - Assembly imported from type library MediaPlayer
  • Interop.SHDocVw.dll - Assembly imported from type library SHDocVw
  • Interop.WMPLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library WMPLib
  • MainConceptMPADecoder.dll - Sonic MainConcept MPEG1 Audio Decoder (MainConceptMPADecoder)
  • ManageMMF.dll
  • Microsoft.DirectX.Direct3D.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Microsoft Managed Direct3D)
  • Microsoft.DirectX.Direct3DX.dll - Microsoft Managed D3DX
  • Microsoft.DirectX.DirectDraw.dll - Microsoft Managed DirectDraw
  • Microsoft.DirectX.DirectInput.dll - Microsoft Managed DirectInput
  • Microsoft.DirectX.DirectPlay.dll - Microsoft Managed DirectPlay
  • Microsoft.DirectX.DirectSound.dll - Microsoft Managed DirectSound
  • Microsoft.DirectX.dll - Microsoft Managed DirectX Helper Classes
  • microsoft.mshtml.dll - Assembly imported from type library MSHTML
  • MsHtmHstInterop.dll - Assembly imported from type library MsHtmHstInterop
  • RemoteCtrl.dll
  • RoxUtils.dll
  • SharpZipLib.dll - #ZipLibrary (ICSharpCode.SharpZipLibrary)
  • SimpleBurnEngineManaged.dll - SimpleBurn Dynamic Link Library (SimpleBurn Engine Dynamic Link Library)
  • SonicDVD.dll - Assembly imported from type library MyDVDLib
  • SonicHTTPClientlib.dll - Assembly imported from type library ProviderLib
  • SonicMCDVD_32.dll (by MainConcept AG) - MainConcept DV Codec v.2.3.1 (MainConcept DV Codec)
  • sonicmcmpgdec.dll (by MainConcept AG (Sonic)) - MainConcept (Sonic)® MPEG Stream Decoder (MPEG Stream Decoder)
  • SonicMediaPlayer.dll - SonicMediaPlayer
  • SonicMediaPlayerLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library SonicMediaPlayerLib
  • Sonicmpegin.dll (by MainConcept AG (Sonic)) - MainConcept (Sonic)® MPEG File Decoder (MPEG File Decoder)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • DMX.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'DMXPlayDVD' with the ProgID of 'DMX.PLAYDVD' and the action verb 'Play.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • DMXLauncher.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'DMXLauncher' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Roxio\Media Experience\DMXLauncher.exe".

How do I remove Roxio Media Experience?

You can uninstall Roxio Media Experience 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 Media Experience, 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 Media Experience.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win XP 2%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.00%
Windows 10 18.18%
Windows XP 12.73%
Windows Vista 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.82%
Windows 7 Professional 14.55%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.73%
Windows 10 Home 10.91%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.45%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.64%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.83% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.83%
  Canada 7.32%
  Germany 6.10%
  United Kingdom 6.10%
  Australia 1.22%
  IM 1.22%
  UA 1.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.64%
Dell 25.00%
Toshiba 9.09%
Intel 6.82%
Acer 6.82%
Medion 2.27%
Lenovo 2.27%
Gateway 2.27%
American Megatrends 2.27%
ASUS 2.27%
Common models
Gigabyte B75M-D3P 4.44%
Gigabyte GA-MA790GP-DS4H 2.22%
TOSHIBA Satellite L555 2.22%
TOSHIBA Satellite L505 2.22%
TOSHIBA Satellite L305 2.22%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55t-A 2.22%

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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