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What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,540
United States Rank #7,696
Reach 0.0175%


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Snapfish Media Detector

What is Snapfish Media Detector?

HP preinstalls Snapfish PictureMover with the computers it sells to residential customers. Snapfish, an online photo service, is a division of Hewlett Packard (HP). PictureMover (Snapfish Media Detector) software transfers pictures from your camera or memory card to your Snapfish account. Photos are also copied to "My Pictures" on your computer. You are given the option to automatically delete the photos from your camera or memory cards once they have been transferred.


During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named SnapfishMediaDetector.exe. The setup package is about 1.38 MB (1,441,792 bytes) when donwloaded.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Snapfish Media Detector\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{4EF6FDB0-3B11-4820-9860-8E08E9965195}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.38 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Snapfish Media Detector

Program executable:SnapfishMediaDetector.exe
Name:Snapfish Media Detector
Path:C:\Program Files\Snapfish Media Detector\SnapfishMediaDetector.exe
  • SnapfishMediaDetector.exe - Snapfish Media Detector

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • SnapfishMediaDetector.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'SnapfishMediaDetector' which loads as C:\Program Files\Snapfish Media Detector\SnapfishMediaDetector.exe.

How do I remove Snapfish Media Detector?

You can uninstall Snapfish Media Detector 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 Snapfish Media Detector, 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 Snapfish Media Detector.

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 91.30%
Windows 7 7.83%
Windows 10 0.58%
Windows XP 0.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 80.58%
Windows Vista Home Basic 8.70%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.67%
Windows Vista Ultimate 1.45%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.16%
Windows Vista Business 0.58%

Distribution by countryGeography

93.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 93.71%
  Canada 5.95%
  Mexico 0.17%
  TT 0.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 99.71%
Dell 0.29%
Common models
HP-Pavilion GG781AA-ABA a... 13.21%
HP-Pavilion GC670AA-ABA a... 6.91%
HP-Pavilion GC673AA-ABA m... 6.91%
HP-Pavilion GC674AA-ABA m... 5.41%
HP-Pavilion GC671AA-ABA a... 5.41%
Compaq-Presario GC667AA-A... 4.50%

About Hewlett-Packard

HP provides products, software solutions and services to consumers, from enterprises to consumers including customers in the government, health and education sectors.
Publisher URL: www.hp.com


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