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Should I remove Sony ACID Music Studio?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #28,232
United States Rank #19,657
Reach 0.0055%


7.0.157 88.89%
7.0.114 11.11%

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Sony ACID Music Studio 7.0

What is Sony ACID Music Studio?  (from Sony)

ACID™ Music Studio is the best way to bring your music to life and share it with others. Now you can enjoy the freedom to interact with music creation tools at the skill level that’s right for you — no experience necessary! Our loops take the guesswork out of making great tracks, while our audio effects, MIDI functiona...  Read more


Sony ACID Music Studio 7.0 is a program developed by Sony. The most used version is 7.0.157, 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 main program executable is musicstudio70.exe. The software installer includes 36 files and is usually about 70.07 MB (73,478,056 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 70% of users of Sony ACID Music Studio come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sony.com/mediasoftware
Help link: mediasoftware.sonypictures.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sony\acid music studio 7.0
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{A74C1699-4BCE-433F-82D6-F11207A0581B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 70.07 MB
Language: Spanish (Spain)

Program filesFiles installed by Sony ACID Music Studio 7.0

Program executable:musicstudio70.exe
Name:Sony ACID Music Studio
Sony ACID Music Studio 7.0
Path:C:\Program Files\sony\acid music studio 7.0\musicstudio70.exe
Additional files:
  • sfconfigmgr.dll (by Sony Creative Software Inc) - Sony Configuration Manager Component
  • sfnetmedia.dll (by Sony Creative Software Inc) - Sony Network Media Component
  • sfpublish.dll - Sony Publishing Component
  • sfmarket2.dll - Sony Marketing Component
  • musicstudio70k.dll - Sony ACID Music Studio (Sony ACID Music Studio 7.0)
  • OpcPcmImporter.dll - OpcPcmImporter Module
  • sftutor.dll - Sony Tutor Component
  • sfcdfs.dll - Sony CD Architect (Sony Combined CD Driver Module)
  • sfcdix.dll - Sony CD Interface (Sony CD/CDR Interface Library)
  • sfspti2.dll - Sony SPTI2 Module
  • sfdvd.dll - Sony DVD Library
  • sfscsi.dll - Sony SCSI Module
  • sfspti.dll - Sony SPTI Module
  • sfvstwrap.dll - Sony VST Wrapper
  • sfs4rw.dll - Sony S4RW (Sony S4RW Component)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • musicstudio70.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B164538F-D8A2-42E4-9CE7-92DE93972E0B}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Sony ACID Music Studio?

You can uninstall Sony ACID Music 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 Sony ACID Music Studio 7.0, 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 Sony ACID Music Studio.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.26%
Windows 10 19.44%
Windows Vista 15.74%
Windows XP 5.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.04%
Windows 7 Professional 8.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.33%
Windows 10 Home 8.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.13% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.13%
  United Kingdom 5.19%
  Australia 2.60%
  Argentina 1.95%
  Japan 1.95%
  Germany 1.95%
  Canada 1.95%
  Hungary 1.95%
  Singapore 1.30%
  Spain 1.30%
  Italy 1.30%
  BO 0.65%
  Colombia 0.65%
  Lebanon 0.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 18.52%
Lenovo 9.88%
Toshiba 9.88%
Acer 8.64%
ASUS 6.17%
Gateway 2.47%
Samsung 2.47%
Sony 2.47%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1525 3.26%
Dell Dell XPS420 3.26%
LENOVO 20078 2.17%
ASUSTeK K53E 2.17%
Acer Aspire 5536 2.17%
LENOVO 20378 2.17%

About Sony

Sony is a leading manufacturer of electronics products for the consumer markets and is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group.
Publisher URL: www.sony.com


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