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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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United States Rank #9,802
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.90 days
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Average installed length: 169.01 days

ZENcast Organizer

What is ZENcast Organizer?  (from Creative)

ZENcast Organizer seamlessly integrates ZENcast media files with Creative portable media players and/or your computer. Some portable media players may only support ZENcast audio files.


ZENcast Organizer is a program developed by Creative. 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 main program executable is ctzencu.exe. The software installer includes 32 files and is usually about 7.43 MB (7,793,115 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 54% of users of ZENcast Organizer come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\creative\zencast organizer
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Creative Installation Information\ZENCAST_ORGANIZER\Setup.exe" /remove /l0x0009
Estimated size: 7.43 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ZENcast Organizer

Program executable:ctzencu.exe
Name:Creative ZENcast Organizer
Path:C:\Program Files\creative\zencast organizer\ctzencu.exe
Additional files:
  • MFInfou.dll - Creative Media File Information Module (DLL to get media file information)
  • CTSUSDKu.dll - Creative Software AutoUpdate Plugin (CTSUSDK)
  • CTXMLP2u.dll - Creative Technology Ltd XML Parser (Creative XML Parser Engine File)
  • CTXMLPsu.dll
  • ZCConvU.dll - Creative Zencast Converter DLL
  • CTCabu.dll - Creative Technology Ltd CTCab (CTCab)
  • CTMDEngU.dll - Multithreaded Download Engine
  • CTMetaDu.dll - CTMETADB Dynamic Link Library (CTMETADB DLL)
  • AVConvU.dll - AVConvU Dynamic Link Library (Creative Audio Video Converter DLL)
  • CTDBEngu.dll - CTDBEng Dynamic Link Library (CTDBEng DLL)
  • CTLogDBu.dll - CTLogDB Dynamic Link Library (CTLogDB)
  • CTNJBDBu.dll - CTNJBDB Dynamic Link Library (CTNJBDB DLL)
  • CTSUAppu.exe - Creative Software AutoUpdate (Creative Software AutoUpdate Manager)
  • CTTrfu.dll - CTTrfu Dynamic Link Library
  • CTAudEp.dll - Audio Endpoint Selection
  • CTAppAsc.dll - Application Association
  • CTFlicku.dll - Creative ZenCast Engine (Creative ZenCast Flickr Subsystem DLL)
  • CTMapMgu.dll - Creative ZenCast Mapping Manager DLL
  • CTMSNu.dll - Creative ZenCast Msn Subsystem DLL
  • CTRSSPru.dll - Creative ZenCast Rss Parser Engine DLL
  • CTZenDau.dll - Creative ZenCast Data DLL
  • ZCEngu.dll - Creative ZENcast Engine
  • CTAboutu.dll - Creative About Box
  • CTIntrfu.dll - CTIntrfc
  • CTRegSvu.exe - CTRegSvr
  • ZCAssoc.exe - ZCAssoc
  • AVSrcU.dll
  • AVSrcU2.dll
  • CTDBModu.dll - Creative Database Module DLL
  • CTSynDev.dll - CTSynDev Dynamic Link Library (CTSynDev DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • CTZenCu.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D727E7EC-F919-4216-B468-6C9F83BB453B}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove ZENcast Organizer?

You can uninstall ZENcast Organizer 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 ZENcast Organizer, 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 ZENcast Organizer.

Win 7 (SP1) 45%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.22%
Windows Vista 22.78%
Windows XP 20.37%
Windows 10 9.44%
Windows Server 2003 0.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.77%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 20.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 19.70%
Windows 7 Professional 8.07%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.50%
Windows 10 Home 2.81%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.41% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.41%
  United Kingdom 9.84%
  France 4.78%
  Germany 4.49%
  Canada 3.33%
  Netherlands 2.89%
  Belgium 2.32%
  Spain 1.88%
  Ireland 1.88%
  Poland 1.30%
  Norway 1.16%
  Portugal 1.16%
  DK 1.16%
  Australia 1.01%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.66%
Hewlett-Packard 22.80%
Acer 16.41%
Toshiba 8.51%
Intel 3.95%
ASUS 3.65%
American Megatrends 3.04%
Samsung 1.82%
Sahara 1.52%
Lenovo 1.22%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 531 3.03%
HP G60 Notebook PC 2.42%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.42%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.42%
Dell Inspiron 530 1.82%
Dell Dell XPS420 1.82%


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