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Should I remove Steinberg HALion Sonic?

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9% remove it91% keep it
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1.6.3 11.11%
1.6.1 11.11%
1.6.0 11.11%
1.5.2 22.22%
1.5.0 33.33%
1.0.0 11.11%

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Steinberg HALion Sonic


Steinberg HALion Sonic is a program developed by Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH. The most used version is 1.5.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is HALion Sonic.exe. The software installer includes 8 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 50% of users of Steinberg HALion Sonic come from the United States, it is also popular in France and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: service.steinberg.de/goto.nsf/show/home_gb
Help link: service.steinberg.de/goto.nsf/show/support_gb
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steinberg\HALion Sonic\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{67F1A4F5-E2C0-4E9C-B139-35C247736133}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Steinberg HALion Sonic

Program executable:HALion Sonic.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Steinberg\HALion Sonic\HALion Sonic.exe
Additional files:
  • halion sonic.exe - StandalonePlayer
  • baios.dll - BAIOS (Basic Audio Input Output System)

How do I remove Steinberg HALion Sonic?

You can uninstall Steinberg HALion Sonic 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 Steinberg HALion Sonic, 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 Steinberg HALion Sonic.

Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win XP 11%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.78%
Windows Vista 11.11%
Windows XP 11.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 55.56%
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.11%
Windows Vista Home Basic 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  France 14.29%
  South Africa 7.14%
  Japan 7.14%
  Netherlands 7.14%
  Germany 7.14%
  United Kingdom 7.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
American Megatrends 25.00%
Packard Bell 12.50%
Samsung 12.50%
Toshiba 12.50%
Dell 12.50%
Common models
Samsung R580 16.67%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 16.67%
TOSHIBA dynabook EX/55LBL 16.67%
Packard Bell BV PBBGL00 ... 16.67%
Gigabyte P43-ES3G 16.67%
Gigabyte GA-A55M-S2V 16.67%

About Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH

Steinberg is a musical software and equipment company tat mainly produces music recording, arranging and editing software as used in digital audio workstations and VSTi software synthesizers.
Publisher URL: www.steinberg.net


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