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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,000
United States Rank #7,191
Reach 0.0775%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.57 days
429.84 days >
Average installed length: 225.85 days


1.15 66.47%
1.14 25.67%
1.13 0.07%
1.12 0.92%
1.09 0.07%
1.08 6.81%

Vector Magic


Vector Magic is a software program developed by Vector Magic. The most common release is 1.15, 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 vmde.exe. The setup package generally installs about 16 files and is usually about 23.83 MB (24,988,890 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. 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 36% of users of Vector Magic come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: vectormagic.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Vector Magic
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Vector Magic\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 23.83 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Vector Magic

Program executable:vmde.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\vector magic\vmde.exe
Additional files:
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • blas_win32.dll
  • lapack_win32.dll
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • vmde.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5BE6CF08-31C0-447D-8693-6931917B216C}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Vector Magic?

You can uninstall Vector Magic 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 Vector Magic, 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 Vector Magic.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.25%
Windows 10 34.75%
Windows XP 4.78%
Windows Vista 2.16%
Windows Server 2003 0.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.75%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.16%
Windows 7 Professional 10.64%
Windows 10 Pro 6.76%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.98%
Windows 8.1 5.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.08% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.08%
  United Kingdom 4.85%
  Italy 4.44%
  Brazil 4.39%
  Spain 3.68%
  Germany 3.45%
  Mexico 2.57%
  Canada 2.57%
  France 2.51%
  Australia 1.99%
  Netherlands 1.75%
  Argentina 1.46%
  Belgium 1.29%
  Indonesia 1.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.06%
Dell 19.18%
ASUS 16.52%
Acer 14.41%
Lenovo 4.10%
Samsung 3.66%
Toshiba 3.22%
Intel 2.99%
Alienware 1.11%
American Megatrends 1.00%
MSI 0.89%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.40%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.07%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.18%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.89%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.25%
ASUSTeK K53E 1.93%


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