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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 #12,900
United States Rank #9,218
Reach 0.0242%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 38.43 days
418.67 days >
Average installed length: 219.98 days


9.0.232 68.34%
9.0.187 10.90%
9.0.146 12.79%
9.0.131 5.24%
9.0.85 2.73%

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Sony Sound Forge Audio Studio 9.0


Sony Sound Forge Audio Studio 9.0 is a software program developed by Sony. The most common release is 9.0.232, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 95 files and is usually about 5.75 MB (6,029,824 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 65% of users of Sony Sound Forge Audio Studio come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sonycreativesoftware.com
Help link: www.sonycreativesoftware.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sony\sound forge audio studio 9.0
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{C5C66EEE-7A05-4B11-A0B9-524F917BCE25}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 5.75 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Sony Sound Forge Audio Studio 9.0

  • audiostudio90.exe - Sony Sound Forge Audio Studio
  • audiostudio90k.dll
  • frgplugs.dll - Sound Forge Effects Plug-In
  • frgsmp.dll - Sound Forge Sampler Plug-In
  • frgusr.dll - Sound Forge User Interface Library
  • frgvid.dll - Sound Forge Video Library
  • sfconfigmgr.dll (by Sony Creative Software) - Sony Configuration Manager Component
  • sfmarket2.dll (by Sony Creative Software) - Sony Marketing Component
  • sfs4rw.dll - Sony S4RW (Sony S4RW Component)

How do I remove Sony Sound Forge Audio Studio?

You can uninstall Sony Sound Forge Audio 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 Sound Forge Audio Studio 9.0, 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 Sound Forge Audio Studio.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 8.1 0%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.23%
Windows 10 25.58%
Windows Vista 9.85%
Windows XP 7.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.71%
Windows 7 Professional 10.76%
Windows 10 Home 8.65%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.02%
Windows 8.1 8.02%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.59%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.71%
  Canada 6.19%
  United Kingdom 4.33%
  Germany 3.87%
  Belgium 1.86%
  France 1.86%
  Australia 1.86%
  Sweden 1.55%
  Italy 1.55%
  Norway 0.93%
  Japan 0.93%
  Israel 0.77%
  Czech Republic 0.77%
  Brazil 0.62%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.99%
Dell 27.49%
Acer 11.68%
ASUS 6.87%
Toshiba 6.53%
Lenovo 2.75%
Intel 2.41%
Samsung 2.06%
American Megatrends 1.03%
Sony 0.69%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.46%
LENOVO 20210 3.82%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.18%
Dell Dell XPS420 2.55%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 1.91%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.91%

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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