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What percent of users and experts removed it?
23% remove it77% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,194
United States Rank #11,226
Reach 0.0182%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.02 days
401.30 days >
Average installed length: 210.85 days


1.3.2 85.24%
1.3.1 14.76%

Sound Lock

What is Sound Lock?  (from 3 APPES)

Sound Lock allows you to limit the volume of your playback by detecting the loudness and lowering it to the level you have set. So you no longer have to bother with the loud action scenes and sound volume going through the roof. Sound Lock adjusts the system volume per channel (up to 14 channels) and generates a smooth...  Read more


Sound Lock is a software program developed by 3 APPES. The most common release is 1.3.2, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named SoundLock.exe. The setup package is about 636.29 KB (651,559 bytes) when donwloaded. 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 62% of users of Sound Lock come from the United States, it is also popular in Belgium and MA.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: soundlock.3appes.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sound Lock\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{9C20E097-B8BD-4E42-AD9C-80FC5FF15038}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 636.29 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Sound Lock

Program executable:SoundLock.exe
Name:Sound Lock
Path:C:\Program Files\Sound Lock\SoundLock.exe
  • SoundLock.exe - Sound Lock

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • SoundLock.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Sound Lock.
Startup File (User Run)
  • SoundLock.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SoundLock' and executes as C:\Program Files\3 APPES\Sound Lock\SoundLock.exe.

How do I remove Sound Lock?

You can uninstall Sound Lock 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 Lock, 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 Lock.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.19%
Windows 10 24.23%
Windows Vista 5.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.78%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.20%
Windows 7 Professional 10.61%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.47%
Windows 10 Home 4.19%
Windows 10 Pro 3.91%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.00%
  Belgium 3.97%
  MA 3.76%
  France 3.13%
  United Kingdom 2.92%
  Canada 2.30%
  Brazil 1.88%
  Germany 1.46%
  Netherlands 1.25%
  Italy 1.25%
  Russia 1.04%
  India 1.04%
  Spain 1.04%
  Taiwan 0.84%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.16%
Dell 25.73%
Acer 18.93%
Toshiba 9.22%
Lenovo 4.85%
ASUS 4.85%
Samsung 1.46%
Medion 0.97%
Alienware 0.97%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.55%
HP Compaq 8000 Elite CMT ... 3.79%
ECS GF8100VM-M5 2.27%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.27%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 2.27%
Gateway DX4300 2.27%


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