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Should I remove Sony ACID Pro?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,231
United States Rank #17,187
Reach 0.0099%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.37 days
424.05 days >
Average installed length: 222.81 days


6.0.363 44.79%
6.0.355 41.15%
6.0.305 2.60%
6.0.263 3.13%
6.0.214 8.33%

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Sony ACID Pro 6.0

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What is Sony ACID Pro?

Sony ACID Pro is a professional digital audio workstation (DAW) software program. It was originally called "ACID pH1" and published by Sonic Foundry, but is now developed and sold by Sony Creative Software. ACID is not a single software product but defines a family of products spanning a significant range of features. With Acid Pro 6 (released in Q3-2006), Sony introduced a full digital audio workstation which also includes MIDI and multitrack audio recording with full support for ASIO, VST, and VSTI audio, plugins, and music synthesizer standards.

About  (from Sony)

In the world of digital music creation, ACID Pro software has always stood out from the crowd. Its automatic loop time-stretching and tempo-matching technology is second-to-none, and its straightforward pick, paint, and play functionality has helped make ACID Pro software the favorite loop-based music creation tool for...  Read more


The most used version is 6.0.363, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is acid60.exe. The software installer includes 22 files and is usually about 142.7 KB (146,129 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sony.com/mediasoftware
Help link: mediasoftware.sonypictures.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sony\acid pro 6.0
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{2956585F-DB2F-45C2-9363-F8CB0BB4F2A7}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 142.7 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Sony ACID Pro 6.0

Program executable:acid60.exe
Name:Sony ACID Pro
Sony ACID Pro 6.0
Path:C:\Program Files\sony\acid pro 6.0\acid60.exe
Additional files:
  • sfconfigmgr.dll (by Madison Media Software) - Sony Configuration Manager Component
  • sfnetmedia.dll (by Madison Media Software) - Sony Network Media Component
  • sfpublish.dll - Sony Publishing Component
  • sfmarket2.dll - Sony Marketing Component
  • sfcdfs.dll - Sony CD Architect (Sony Combined CD Driver Module)
  • sfcdix.dll - Sony CD Interface (Sony CD/CDR Interface Library)
  • sfdvd.dll - Sony DVD Library
  • sfscsi.dll - Sony SCSI Module
  • sfspti.dll - Sony SPTI Module
  • sfvstwrap.dll - Sony VST Wrapper
  • acid60k.dll - Sony ACID Pro (Sony ACID Pro 6.0)
  • sfs4rw.dll - Sony S4RW (Sony S4RW Component)

How do I remove Sony ACID Pro?

Quickly and completely remove Sony ACID Pro 6.0 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Sony ACID Pro 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 Sony ACID Pro 6.0, 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 Sony ACID Pro.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.56%
Windows 10 18.75%
Windows XP 17.71%
Windows Vista 11.98%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.89%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.84%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.21%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.47%
Windows 10 Pro 7.89%
Windows 7 Professional 6.84%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.20% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.20%
  France 6.17%
  Italy 3.29%
  Australia 2.88%
  Argentina 2.47%
  Netherlands 2.47%
  Canada 2.47%
  United Kingdom 2.47%
  RS 1.65%
  Spain 1.65%
  Germany 1.65%
  Brazil 1.23%
  Greece 1.23%
  Taiwan 0.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.78%
Dell 17.59%
Acer 15.74%
ASUS 10.19%
Toshiba 8.33%
Intel 3.70%
American Megatrends 2.78%
Alienware 1.85%
Samsung 1.85%
Lenovo 1.85%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.80%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 1.87%
Gigabyte GA-MA785GM-US2H 1.87%
TOSHIBA Satellite A350 1.87%
HP G42 Notebook PC 1.87%
Dell Inspiron 530 1.87%

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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