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What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #24,950
United States Rank #15,839
Reach 0.0071%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 0.23 days
2.20 days >
Average installed length: 1.16 days

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Sansa Media Converter

What is Sansa Media Converter?  (from ArcSoft)

The Sansa Media Converter application is available via the Sansa Firmware Updater, an application designed to deliver the latest software support, User's Manuals, and product firmware right to your desktop.


Sansa Media Converter is a software program developed by ArcSoft. The primary executable is named umediaconverter.exe. The setup package generally installs about 40 files and is usually about 12.1 MB (12,691,732 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 78% of users of Sansa Media Converter come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.arcsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SanDisk\Sansa Media Converter
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\engine\6\INTEL3~1\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{D2A0F8F4-CE50-
Estimated size: 12.1 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Sansa Media Converter

Program executable:umediaconverter.exe
Name:ArcSoft MediaConverter
Path:C:\Program Files\sandisk\sansa media converter\umediaconverter.exe
Additional files:
  • ToolsCtrl.dll - arcsoft tools control (tools control)
  • MagUIImage.dll - ArcSoft MagUIImage (MagUIImage)
  • uASFWriter.dll - Arcsoft AsfWriter (WMV and WMA File Writer)
  • magPltfm.dll - arcsoft magPltfm (magPltfm)
  • magFileIO.dll - file i/o
  • magTools.dll - Tools
  • Res_AMC.dll - ArcSoft MediaConverter (ArcSoft MediaConverter Resource File)
  • MagUIEngine.dll - ArcSoft MagUIEngine (MagUIEngine)
  • MagUIInter.dll - ArcSoft MagUIInter (MagUIInter)
  • uVDibTool.dll - arcsoft VDibTool (VDibTool)
  • MagCore.dll - ArcSoft MagCore (MagCore)
  • arcRmaImpDll.dll - arcRmaImpDll
  • arcRmaPrvDll.dll - arcRmaPrvDll
  • uMediaExport.dll - MediaExport
  • uMediaImport.dll - MediaImport
  • arcSamiDll.dll - arcSamiDll
  • uDXPubTool.dll - DXPubTool
  • uMediaClub.dll - MediaClub

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • uMediaConverter.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'ArcSoftMCVideoArrival' with the ProgID of 'MediaConverterOpen' and the action verb 'open.

How do I remove Sansa Media Converter?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 33%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 36.23%
Windows XP 27.54%
Windows Vista 24.64%
Windows 10 11.59%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 27.07%
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.32%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 22.56%
Windows 7 Professional 6.77%
Windows 10 Home 5.26%
Windows 8.1 4.51%

Distribution by countryGeography

78.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 78.22%
  Canada 12.38%
  Germany 1.49%
  Israel 1.49%
  Australia 0.99%
  United Kingdom 0.99%
  India 0.99%
  France 0.50%
  HT 0.50%
  Hungary 0.50%
  Netherlands 0.50%
  Norway 0.50%
  RS 0.50%
  Vietnam 0.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 36.08%
Hewlett-Packard 27.84%
Acer 10.31%
Intel 7.22%
American Megatrends 5.15%
Toshiba 3.09%
Gateway 3.09%
Lenovo 2.06%
Sahara 2.06%
Compaq 1.03%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 4.00%
Dell Computer Dimension 4... 2.00%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.00%
LENOVO IdeaPad Z580 2.00%
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 2.00%
Dell Dimension E521 2.00%

About ArcSoft

ArcSoft is a application development company that makes multimedia technologies & applications across desktop & embedded platforms.
Publisher URL: www.arcsoft.com


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