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Yamaha MOTIF XF Editor VST 64bit


Yamaha MOTIF XF Editor VST 64bit is a program developed by Yamaha. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The software installer includes 48 files and is usually about 41.21 MB (43,210,237 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Yamaha\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{22954A38-3912-46A7-94DD-61D0FB623967}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 41.21 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Yamaha MOTIF XF Editor VST 64bit

  • yfwinstall.exe - Yamaha Steinberg FW Driver Package Installer x64 Edition (Yamaha Steinberg FW Driver Package Installer)
  • yfwaddvdev.exe - Add Yamaha Steinberg FW VDevice x64 Edition (Install Yamaha Steinberg FW Bus Driver)
  • yfwasio64.dll - Yamaha Steinberg FW ASIO Driver x64 Edition
  • yfwasio32.dll - Yamaha Steinberg FW ASIO Driver
  • vst_motifxf_about_addon.dll - Yamaha Motif XF Editor VST (MOTIF XF Editor VST)
  • vst_motifxf_console.dll
  • vst_motifxf_genericeditor.dll
  • vst_motifxf_import_store_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_mainEditor_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_memapi.dll
  • vst_motifxf_modelservice.dll
  • vst_motifxf_qtoptserver.dll
  • vst_motifxf_saveload_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_sync_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_transport.dll
  • vst_motifxf_utilities.dll
  • vst_motifxf_vcmComp376_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_vcmEq501_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_vcmFlanger_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_vcmPhaserMono_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_vcmPhaserStereo_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_vcmReverbHall_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_vcmReverbRoom_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_vcmWahAuto_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_vcmWahPedal_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_vcmWahTouch_addon.dll
  • vst_motifxf_vstserver.dll
  • vst_motifxf_widgets.dll
  • vst_motifxf_ymhappcontsrv.dll
  • vst_motifxf_ymhbda.dll
  • vst_motifxf_ymhcma.dll
  • vst_motifxf_ymhcontsrv.dll
  • vst_motifxf_ymhsyssrv.dll
  • yfwhal.dll - Yamaha Steinberg FW HAL
  • yfwdetrebt.exe - yfwdetrebt x64 Edition (yfwdetrebt)
  • SM2.exe - Yamaha Studio Manager
  • SM2DLL.dll
  • yfwfnc.exe - yfwfnc x64 Edition (yfwfnc)
  • yfwtray.exe - yfwtray (Yamaha Steinberg FW Driver Tray Program)
  • yfwcpl.exe - yfwcpl (Yamaha Steinberg FW Driver Control Panel)
  • yfwcm.exe - yfwcm (Yamaha Steinberg FW Driver Connection Manager)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • yfwtray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'yfwtray' which loads as C:\Program Files\Yamaha\FWDriver\yfwtray.exe.
  • yfwcm.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'yfwcm' which loads as C:\Program Files\Yamaha\FWDriver\yfwcm.exe.

How do I remove Yamaha MOTIF XF Editor VST 64bit?

You can uninstall Yamaha MOTIF XF Editor VST 64bit 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 Yamaha MOTIF XF Editor VST 64bit, 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 Yamaha MOTIF XF Editor VST 64bit.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 10 50%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 10 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%
Windows 8.1 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 50.00%
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%

Publisher URL: usa.yamaha.com


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