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USB Camera

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USB Camera is a software program developed by PC Camera. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 24.32 MB (25,498,830 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 88% of users of USB Camera come from the United States, it is also popular in Russia and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.PcCamera.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Pc Camera
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{58D4FB3A-98E9-4B9B-B01E-7F005AEFE019}\pro.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 24.32 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by USB Camera

  • ArkCamera.exe (by ArkMicro) - ArkMicro (PC Camera Application)
  • 3288.exe (by Microsoft) - DirectX 9 SDK (PlayCap Application)
  • ArkReg.exe
  • CoUninstall.exe
  • ijl15.dll (by Intel) - Intel® JPEG Library (Intel® JPEG Library - Retail Version)
  • Install.exe (by FTN-KN)
  • Kill.exe
  • mpg4c32.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft MPEG-4 Video Codec
  • VanFilter.dll
  • VanReversal.dll
  • VanUtility.dll
  • vcredist_x86.exe - Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Setup)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ArkCamera.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FB575247-701F-445B-8416-9F2A56B1D40F}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • 3288.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name '3288' which loads as C:\Program Files\Pc Camera\3288.exe.

How do I remove USB Camera?

Quickly and completely remove USB Camera from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall USB Camera 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program USB Camera, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 USB Camera.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 3%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.74%
Windows XP 12.90%
Windows Vista 12.90%
Windows 10 6.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 48.39%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.90%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.68%
Windows 7 Starter 6.45%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.45%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.23%

Distribution by countryGeography

88.24% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 88.24%
  Russia 5.88%
  Canada 3.92%
  MG 1.96%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 39.29%
Dell 21.43%
Acer 14.29%
Lenovo 10.71%
Toshiba 3.57%
Intel 3.57%
Gateway 3.57%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 7.14%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 7.14%
HP G70 Notebook PC 3.57%
TOSHIBA Satellite C875 3.57%
MSI MS-7636 3.57%
LENOVO H215 10029 3.57%


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