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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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United States Rank #13,596
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9.0.92 56.63%
9.0.85 43.37%

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Vegas Movie Studio Platinum 9.0


Vegas Movie Studio Platinum 9.0 is a software program developed by Sony. The most common release is 9.0.92, 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 setup package generally installs about 89 files and is usually about 748.32 KB (766,282 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 51% of users of Vegas Movie Studio Platinum come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sonycreativesoftware.com
Help link: www.sonycreativesoftware.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sony\shared plug-ins\help files
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{97E038E1-41AD-4C93-BCDC-6A2394AEE352}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 748.32 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Vegas Movie Studio Platinum 9.0

  • vegasmoviestudiope90.exe (by Sony Creative Software) - Vegas Movie Studio Platinum
  • applicationregistration.exe (by Sony Creative Software) - Sony ApplicationRegistration (Sony Application Registration Utility)
  • aviplug.dll - Sony Video For Windows 2 File Format
  • sony.mediasoftware.externalvideodevice.dll (by Sony Creative Software Inc) - Vegas (External Video Device Assembly)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • vegasmoviestudiope90.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5AC56E9C-2D6F-42D8-970F-A4CE367651DA}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Vegas Movie Studio Platinum?

You can uninstall Vegas Movie Studio 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 Platinum 9.0, 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 Platinum.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.55%
Windows 10 12.95%
Windows XP 12.35%
Windows Vista 11.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.28%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.85%
Windows 7 Professional 8.81%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.51%
Windows 10 Home 4.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.21% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.21%
  United Kingdom 7.49%
  Brazil 4.83%
  Australia 3.14%
  France 2.90%
  Germany 2.66%
  Spain 2.42%
  Finland 1.69%
  Argentina 1.69%
  Canada 1.69%
  Indonesia 1.45%
  Mexico 1.21%
  Iran 1.21%
  Israel 0.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.48%
Hewlett-Packard 24.04%
Acer 12.02%
ASUS 9.62%
Intel 5.77%
Toshiba 3.37%
American Megatrends 2.88%
Sony 1.92%
Lenovo 1.44%
NEC 0.96%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.82%
Dell Inspiron 530 3.05%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.05%
INTEL DG31PR 3.05%
Dell Inspiron 545 2.29%
Dell Dell XPS420 2.29%

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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