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Should I remove SplitCam?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,594
United States Rank #12,801
Reach 0.0386%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.93 days
292.91 days >
Average installed length: 153.90 days


VersionDistribution 0.39% 0.92% 0.26% 2.63% 1.97% 4.47% 2.76% 15.26% 1.58% 1.84% 11.45% 0.13% 0.26% 11.97% 0.53% 0.26% 0.26% 0.66% 1.05% 32.76% 0.39% 0.66% 1.84% 0.13% 3.95% 0.53% 0.39% 0.66%


What is SplitCam?  (from SplitCam Co)

SplitCamera is a freeware virtual video clone and video capture driver for connecting several applications to a single video capture source. Usually, if you have a web-camera connected to your computer, you cannot use it in more than one application at the same time, and there is no standard Windows options that makes ...  Read more


SplitCam is a software program developed by SplitCam Co. The most common release is, 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. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The programs's main executable is splitcam.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 172.25 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 32 files and is usually about 7.9 MB (8,283,082 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 28% of users of SplitCam come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and MA.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.splitcamera.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\splitcam
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SplitCam\uninstaller.exe"
Estimated size: 7.9 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SplitCam

Program executable:splitcam.exe
SplitCam Stream Splitter
Path:C:\Program Files\splitcam\splitcam.exe
Additional files:
  • SplitCamService.exe - SplitCamService (SplitCam Service)
  • Face Adjuster.exe - SplitCam (SplitCam Stream Splitter)
  • NameEx.exe - SplitCam name service
  • Support.dll - SplitCam support routines
  • uninstaller.exe - SplitCam installer
  • highgui110.dll - Open Source Computer Vision Library. (Small GUI & Video library for OpenCV samples)
  • cv110.dll - Open Source Computer Vision Library (The vision component of OpenCV)
  • cxcore110.dll - The core component of OpenCV
  • SetupProc_x64.exe (by Windows (R) Win 7 DDK provider) - Windows (R) Win 7 DDK driver (Windows Setup API)
  • SetupProc_x86.exe (by Windows (R) Win 7 DDK provider)
  • opencv_calib3d246.dll
  • opencv_core246.dll
  • opencv_features2d246.dll
  • opencv_flann246.dll
  • opencv_highgui246.dll
  • opencv_imgproc246.dll
  • opencv_legacy246.dll
  • opencv_ml246.dll
  • opencv_objdetect246.dll
  • opencv_video246.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SplitCam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{3CDB62D9-D8F2-48FC-BF32-DAC727775837}' (runs on registration).
  • SplitCamService.exe runs as a service named 'SplitCamService' (SpliCamService).
Startup File (User Run)
  • SplitCam.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SplitCam' and executes as C:\Program Files\SplitCam\SplitCam.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • SplitCam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SplitCam\SplitCam.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:172.25 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000123431%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00000617%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00000617%
0.015104% average

How do I remove SplitCam?

You can uninstall SplitCam 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 SplitCam, 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 SplitCam.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.55%
Windows 10 30.22%
Windows XP 5.39%
Windows Vista 1.84%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.39%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.45%
Windows 7 Professional 11.87%
Windows 8.1 5.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.41%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.28%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.33%
  Italy 8.04%
  MA 6.12%
  France 6.00%
  Germany 4.92%
  United Kingdom 4.08%
  Canada 2.64%
  DZ 2.52%
  Turkey 2.40%
  Brazil 2.16%
  Russia 2.16%
  Romania 2.04%
  Spain 1.92%
  CI 1.68%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.86%
Acer 22.64%
Dell 17.14%
ASUS 12.53%
Toshiba 5.27%
Samsung 5.27%
Lenovo 3.96%
American Megatrends 1.10%
Alienware 0.88%
MSI 0.88%
Intel 0.88%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.16%
ASUS All Series 5.21%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.79%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.84%
Acer Aspire 5742 2.84%
Dell OptiPlex 755 1.90%


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