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Should I remove Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,147
United States Rank #6,794
Reach 0.0744%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.53 days
694.20 days >
Average installed length: 364.75 days


11.0.322 33.81%
11.0.295 6.34%
11.0.293 1.43%
11.0.283 3.07%
11.0.256 35.17%
11.0.247 6.07%
11.0.231 3.48%
11.0.220 10.63%

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Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum 11.0

What is Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum?  (from Sony)

Make Hollywood-style movies faster and easier. Import and edit HD and stereoscopic 3D files, use compositing and color-correction tools, apply 5.1 surround sound mixing, and more. Deliver your movies any way you want. Upload them to YouTubeâ„¢ and Pixelcastâ„¢ (a new website from Sony for sharing and collaboration), burn t...  Read more


Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum 11.0 is a software program developed by Sony. The most common release is 11.0.256, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 46 files and is usually about 260.89 MB (273,564,935 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 39% of users of Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sonycreativesoftware.com
Help link: www.sonycreativesoftware.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum 11.0\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{CE3DE3AE-F384-11E0-B00E-F04DA23A5C58}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 260.89 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum 11.0

  • CreateMinidumpx86.exe (by Sony Creative Software) - Sony Creative Software Error Reporting Client (Error Reporting Minidump file creator)
  • ErrorReportClient.exe (by Sony Creative Software)
  • ErrorReportLauncher.exe - Error Reporting client launcher
  • FileIOSurrogate.exe - Sony Creative Software File I/O surrogate (File I/O surrogate (not visible))
  • discdrv.dll - Sony Creative Software Disc Driver
  • ApplicationRegistration.exe - Sony ApplicationRegistration (Sony Application Registration Utility)
  • PRSConfig.exe (by Sony Creative Software Inc) - Problem Reporting Service (Problem Reporting Service Configurator)
  • sfpublish.dll - Sony Publishing Component
  • sfmarket2.dll - Sony Marketing Component
  • sfcdix.dll - Sony CD Interface (Sony CD/CDR Interface Library)
  • sfvstserver.exe - Sony VST Server
  • NGenTool.exe (by Sony Creative Software Inc) - Sony NGen Tool
  • sfapprw.dll - Sony S4RW (Sony S4RW Component)

How do I remove Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum?

You can uninstall Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum 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 Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum 11.0, 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 Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.76%
Windows 10 18.40%
Windows XP 2.59%
Windows Vista 2.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.81%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.16%
Windows 7 Professional 11.75%
Windows 10 Home 5.74%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.69%
Windows 8.1 3.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 39.38%
  United Kingdom 7.82%
  Germany 5.95%
  Brazil 5.25%
  Canada 4.90%
  France 4.43%
  Mexico 3.33%
  Japan 2.63%
  Spain 1.81%
  Australia 1.63%
  Netherlands 1.17%
  Argentina 1.11%
  Sweden 0.99%
  Poland 0.99%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 41.82%
Dell 15.71%
Hewlett-Packard 13.43%
Acer 9.10%
ASUS 6.39%
Toshiba 3.47%
Intel 1.52%
Lenovo 1.41%
Alienware 0.76%
Common models
Sony SVE1711X1EB 7.78%
Sony SVE1711Z1EB 3.70%
Sony SVE1711R1EB 3.11%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.92%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.72%
Sony SVE14113ELW 2.33%

About Sony

Sony is a leading manufacturer of electronics products for the consumer markets and is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group.
Publisher URL: www.sony.com


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