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Should I remove Silhouette Studio?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,412
United States Rank #9,361
Reach 0.0227%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.16 days
417.58 days >
Average installed length: 219.40 days


2.9.45 21.25%
2.8.16 16.33%
2.8.4 9.62%
2.7.18 19.91%
2.7.6 5.59%
2.7.4 3.36%
2.7.3 0.45%
2.7.0 2.46%
2.5.8 2.24%
2.5.0 4.25%
2.4.0 7.16%
2.2.0 1.12%
2.0.0 3.80%
1.9.0 0.67%
1.5.0 0.89%
1.3.0 0.67%
1.0.34 0.22%

Silhouette Studio

What is Silhouette Studio?  (from Aspex Research & Technology)

Silhouette electronic cutting tools can cut a wide variety of materials including paper, vinyl, cardstock, fabric, heat transfer material, and so much more. With the included Silhouette Studio┬« software, you're able to create and cut your own designs and use the fonts already installed on your computer. Compatible with...  Read more


Silhouette Studio is a software program developed by Aspex Research & Technology. The most common release is 2.9.45, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 Silhouette Studio.exe. The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 78.25 MB (82,050,732 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 68% of users of Silhouette Studio come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.silhouetteamerica.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Silhouette Studio\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{02F04B46-C21F-498F-8D52-7D0EAE4A71F3}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 78.25 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Silhouette Studio

Program executable:Silhouette Studio.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Silhouette Studio\Silhouette Studio.exe
Additional files:
  • silhouette_studio_V2.7.6c.exe - Silhouette Studio (This installer database contains the logic and data required to install Silhouette Studio.)
  • GITKUSBP.DLL (by Graphtec) - Graphtec Image Toolkit (Graphtec Image Toolkit USB Module)
  • zlib1.dll (by GnuWin32 ) - Zlib (Zlib1: general purpose data compression / decompression library)
  • Install Fonts.exe
  • libfreetype-6.dll
  • mkbitmap.dll
  • Permissions.exe
  • potrace.dll
  • Silhouette Studio.exe
  • sstudio1.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Silhouette Studio.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{6CC0FE85-B0C2-4558-941C-33F2991B0E16}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Silhouette Studio?

You can uninstall Silhouette Studio 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 Silhouette Studio, 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 Silhouette Studio.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.65%
Windows 10 19.46%
Windows Vista 11.41%
Windows XP 4.47%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 46.05%
Windows 7 Professional 9.26%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.80%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.77%
Windows 8.1 6.77%
Windows 8 4.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.17% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.17%
  United Kingdom 5.19%
  France 4.69%
  Brazil 3.35%
  Canada 2.85%
  Australia 2.18%
  Germany 2.18%
  Netherlands 1.68%
  Japan 1.17%
  Sweden 1.01%
  Belgium 0.67%
  Ireland 0.50%
  New Zealand 0.50%
  Finland 0.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.20%
Hewlett-Packard 27.54%
Acer 13.44%
ASUS 11.15%
Toshiba 7.87%
Samsung 3.61%
Lenovo 1.97%
Intel 1.97%
Medion 0.98%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.57%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite L755 2.86%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.86%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.29%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 1.71%


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