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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,088
United States Rank #10,985
Reach 0.0184%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 442.69 days
1375.32 days >
Average installed length: 722.63 days


2.05.251 23.69%
2.00.206 3.03%
2.00.205 31.13%
1.00.012 42.15%

Transfer Utility

What is Transfer Utility?  (from PIXELA)

This software can import/export video files, export music files, upload to YouTube™, organize/edit/convert video files, write discs, and play back video files. You can save the videos in the camcorder on the computer. It is helpful for saving the free space in the camcorder and storing the videos. You can write videos...  Read more


Transfer Utility is a software program developed by PIXELA. The most common release is 1.00.012, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named transferutility.exe. The setup package generally installs about 32 files and is usually about 15.93 MB (16,698,688 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 64% of users of Transfer Utility come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pixela.co.jp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PIXELA\Transfer Utility
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{0ECE15AC-CB68-40EC-B70D-1B220717844C}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009UNINSTALL -removeonly
Estimated size: 15.93 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Transfer Utility

Program executable:transferutility.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\pixela\transfer utility\transferutility.exe
Additional files:
  • ILE_SimpleWriteBack.dll - ImageMixer Library Expansion (write back module)
  • SDVAuthoring.dll
  • pxutubecp.dll - YouTube Uploader Wrapper
  • SDVSeek.dll
  • px_BDMV_AVCHD_Authoring.dll - px_BDMV_AVCHD_Authoring
  • IMx3CheckUpdateDLL.dll - ImageMixer 3 SE 6thVer
  • MusicTransferUtility.exe - Music Transfer Utility
  • IMxUploadWizard.dll
  • Exif.dll (by FUJI PHOTO FILM CO., LTD) - Exif Toolkit DLL
  • pxutubecs.dll - YouTube Uploader
  • PxDiscAuthoring.dll - PxDiscAuthoring
  • GetUSBDeviceID.dll - GetUSBDeviceID (Get Device Identifiers of USB Device)
  • WaveConverterIMxC.dll - WaveConv.dll (PIXELA CORPORATION)
  • diff_module.dll - diff_module
  • px_BDSeek.dll - px_BDSeek
  • CameraMonitor.exe
  • IMx3TransferDB.dll
  • IMxAbout.dll
  • IMxCameraInfo.dll
  • libIMx3Backup.dll
  • ProgressProc.dll
  • px_mpega.dll
  • pxl_m17n_tool.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • TransferUtility.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9A74F716-5272-499F-B2EE-EEE06537501F}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Transfer Utility?

You can uninstall Transfer Utility 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 Transfer Utility, 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 Transfer Utility.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.53%
Windows 10 25.07%
Windows Vista 9.64%
Windows XP 2.75%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows 10 Home 11.94%
Windows 7 Professional 11.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.61%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.33%
Windows 8.1 3.89%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.45% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.45%
  Canada 5.61%
  Germany 4.78%
  Italy 4.57%
  France 2.49%
  Finland 1.87%
  United Kingdom 1.66%
  Norway 1.25%
  Switzerland 1.25%
  Japan 1.25%
  Netherlands 1.04%
  Belgium 0.83%
  Australia 0.83%
  Sweden 0.83%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.93%
Hewlett-Packard 23.50%
Acer 14.10%
ASUS 10.68%
Lenovo 6.84%
Toshiba 6.41%
Intel 2.99%
Samsung 2.14%
American Megatrends 0.85%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.25%
Dell XPS 8300 2.60%
ASUSTeK K30AD_M31AD_M51AD 2.60%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.60%
Packard Bell EasyNote TJ7... 2.60%
Dell Inspiron N7010 1.95%


Pixela is a manufacturer of PC peripheral hardware and multimedia software and is best is known for its software series, ImageMixer, which is currently bundled with some camcorders.
Publisher URL: www.pixela.co.jp/en


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