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Sound Blaster Audigy 5_Audigy Rx


Sound Blaster Audigy 5_Audigy Rx is a software program developed by Creative Technology Ltd. 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 setup package generally installs about 89 files and is usually about 73.02 MB (76,562,520 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 63% of users of Sound Blaster Audigy 5_Audigy Rx come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.creative.com
Help link: www.creative.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Creative\SBAudigy5Rx
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\09\01\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{8
Estimated size: 73.02 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Sound Blaster Audigy 5_Audigy Rx

  • UDAAIM32.exe - Creative Audio Processing Object Interface Module (Self installation)
  • UDAAIM64.exe
  • MFInfo.dll - Creative Media File Information Module (DLL to get media file information)
  • MFInfou.dll
  • CTXMLPsu.dll - Creative Technology Ltd XML Parser (Creative XML Parser Engine File)
  • Effect01.dll - Creative WaveStudio Effect Plugin
  • effect02.dll
  • effect03.dll
  • inres.dll - Creative Technology Limited inRes (inRes)
  • inResCHS.dll
  • inresFrn.dll
  • inresGer.dll
  • CTMetaDu.dll - CTMETADB Dynamic Link Library (CTMETADB DLL)
  • CTDBEngu.dll - CTDBEng Dynamic Link Library (CTDBEng DLL)
  • CTDRMRes.dll - Creative DRM UI Resource DLL
  • CTLogDBu.dll - CTLogDB Dynamic Link Library (CTLogDB)
  • CTNJBDBu.dll - CTNJBDB Dynamic Link Library (CTNJBDB DLL)
  • FmtQuryu.dll - Creative Format Query Module
  • RestEng.dll - RestEng Dynamic Link Library (Restore Defaults Engine DLL)
  • HookWndU.dll - Creative Dialog Skin Engine
  • AudioConsoleLauncher.exe - Sound Blaster Audigy 5/Rx (Sound Blaster Audigy 5/Rx Control Panel)
  • CTHKCtrl.exe - Sound Blaster Audigy 5/Rx Systray Applet
  • CTAudEp.dll - Audio Endpoint Selection
  • NmdPlayu.dll - Nomad Playback Component
  • CTKarDvu.dll - Creative Karaoke Player (Creative Karaoke Player Device DLL)
  • CTKarFxu.dll - Creative Karaoke Player Effects DLL
  • CTKarLyu.dll - Creative Karaoke Player Lyrics DLL
  • CTKarMxu.dll - Creative Karaoke Player Mixer DLL
  • CTKarPqu.dll - Creative Karaoke Player Play Queue DLL
  • CTKaru.dll - Creative Karaoke Player DLL
  • CTKaru.exe
  • ctpxst32.exe - Creative Technology Ltd (Driver Setup Tool)
  • ctpxst64.exe
  • EffcMgru.dll - Creative Effect Manager
  • SmartRec.exe - Creative Smart Recorder
  • ac3api.dll - Creative Audio Product (Creative AC3 API Module)
  • CodcMgru.dll - Creative Codec Manager
  • CrBufEnu.dll - Circular Buffer Engine
  • ctdcrbrz.dll - Creative Audio Device Control Resource Module
  • CTDCRCHS.dll
  • ctdcrdut.dll
  • ctdcres.dll
  • ctdcrfrn.dll
  • ctdcrger.dll
  • ctdcrita.dll
  • ctdcrjpn.dll
  • ctdcrpol.dll
  • ctdcrrus.dll
  • ctdcrspn.dll
  • ctzapxx.exe - Creative Device Driver Installation Program
  • instwdm.dll - Creative Device Driver Installer (WDM)
  • mididef.exe - mididef
  • MxLib.dll - Creative Mixer Library
  • Setup.exe - Creative Device Driver Setup Program
  • CiSetup.dll - Creative Driver Setup (CiSetup)
  • CTAudCln.dll - Creative AudioCleanup (Creative Audio Cleanup)
  • CtrlSrcu.dll - Creative Theme Engine (Creative Theme Engine RTX Base Control DLL)
  • CTThemeu.dll - Creative Theme Engine DLL
  • PopUpMu.dll - Creative Theme Engine Popup Menu plug-in
  • CtHelper.exe - CtHelper Application
  • CTPlyQ2U.dll - Creative MediaSource (Playback Queue Module)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • CTWave.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{405A1076-A51F-42DE-84E2-27C7D0A8AF92}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Sound Blaster Audigy 5_Audigy Rx?

You can uninstall Sound Blaster Audigy 5_Audigy Rx 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 Sound Blaster Audigy 5_Audigy Rx, 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 Sound Blaster Audigy 5_Audigy Rx.

Win 10 58%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 57.89%
Windows 7 38.16%
Windows Vista 1.32%
Windows Server 2003 1.32%
Windows XP 1.32%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 19.74%
Windows 10 Pro 19.74%
Windows 7 Home Premium 15.79%
Windows 7 Professional 13.16%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.89%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.89%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.11% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.11%
  United Kingdom 8.74%
  Germany 6.80%
  France 5.83%
  Netherlands 2.91%
  Russia 1.94%
  Canada 1.94%
  Chile 0.97%
  UA 0.97%
  Belgium 0.97%
  Korea 0.97%
  Australia 0.97%
  Indonesia 0.97%
  DK 0.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Intel 15.00%
Dell 15.00%
ASUS 10.00%
Acer 10.00%
MSI 5.00%
American Megatrends 5.00%
Common models
ASUS All Series 30.95%
Gigabyte Z87X-D3H 4.76%
Wortmann_AG TERRA_PC 2.38%
Gigabyte P67A-UD3-B3 2.38%
Gigabyte P55A-UD3 2.38%
Gigabyte H110M-S2PV 2.38%

About Creative Technology Ltd

Creative designs, manufactures and distributes digitized sound and video boards, computers and related multimedia, and personal digital entertainment products.
Publisher URL: us.creative.com


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