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6% remove it94% keep it
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Sprint media manager

What is Sprint media manager?  (from Smith Micro Software)

Sprint Media Manager is a free, PC-based software application that allows you to: Quickly and easily transfer music, pictures and video between your personal Computer and your phone. Build playlists, burn CD mixes and load music to your phone. Manage your music, pictures and video — on your phone and PC. You’ll find Me...  Read more


Sprint media manager is a program developed by Smith Micro Software. 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 installer includes 22 files and is usually about 41.03 MB (43,021,883 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows XP. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nextel.com/assets/pdfs/en/services/Sprint_Media_Manager_FAQ.pdf
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sprint Instinct Applications
Uninstaller: C:\DOCUME~1\ALLUSE~1\APPLIC~1\TARMAI~1\{8912A~1\Setup.exe /remove /q0
Estimated size: 41.03 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Sprint media manager

  • Smith Micro XMSMediaEngine2006.dll - MercuryXMS Mobile Video & Audio SDK 2006
  • SMPrintPhotoWizard.dll - Photo Print Wizard Dynamic Link Library (Photo Print Wizard)
  • PhotoEditX.ocx - Photo Edit Dynamic Link Library (Photo Edit Control)
  • PTEmail.dll - PTEmail Dynamic Link Library (Photo EMail Wizard)
  • SMMFS.dll - SMMFS Dynamic Link Library
  • Tour.exe - Smith Micro Software Inc.
  • MEDialogs.dll - Sprint media manager (Sprint media manager Dialog DLL)
  • MEMonitor.exe - Sprint media monitor
  • MediaManager.exe - Media manager
  • SMMTools.dll - Mobile Tools (Smith Micro Mobile Tools)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • MediaManager.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'SprintMediaManagerRipCDOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'MMSprint.VolAutoPlay' and the action verb 'PlayCDAudioOnArrival_RipCD.
Scheduled Task
  • MediaManager.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A251CED7-8894-48BD-B163-2B9E51B8FD6E}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Sprint media manager?

You can uninstall Sprint media manager 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 Sprint media manager, 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 Sprint media manager.

Win Vista (SP2) 53%
Win Vista 5%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 57.89%
Windows XP 21.05%
Windows 7 21.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 31.58%
Microsoft Windows XP 21.05%
Windows Vista Home Basic 15.79%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.53%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.53%
Windows Vista Business 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 35.29%
Hewlett-Packard 29.41%
Gateway 11.76%
Toshiba 5.88%
Sony 5.88%
MSI 5.88%
Acer 5.88%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L305 5.56%
Sony VGC-LS32E 5.56%
Micro-Star MS-7549 5.56%
HP-Pavilion KC836AV-ABA d... 5.56%
HP Pavilion 061 RC663AA-A... 5.56%

About (from Smith Micro Software Inc.)

Smith Micro Software, Inc. provides software and services that simplify, secure, and enhance the mobile experience.
Publisher URL: www.smithmicro.com


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