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Should I remove swMSM?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

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What is swMSM?

swMSM, Shockwave Player Merge Module, is an Adobe plug-in.


swMSM is a program developed by Adobe Systems. The setup package is about 2.02 MB (2,118,144 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 80% of users of swMSM come from the United States, it is also popular in France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com
Help link: www.adobe.com/support
Installation folder: C:\windows\My Product Name\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{612C34C7-5E90-47D8-9B5C-0F717DD82726}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.02 MB
Language: English (United States)

How do I remove swMSM?

Quickly and completely remove swMSM from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall swMSM 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program swMSM, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 swMSM.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 8 4%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.91%
Windows XP 13.04%
Windows 10 8.70%
Windows Vista 4.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Windows 10 Home 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  France 20.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.00%
Acer 20.00%
Dell 10.00%
Toshiba 10.00%
ASUS 5.00%
Intel 5.00%
MSI 5.00%

About Adobe Systems

Adobe Systems Incorporated is computer program company focused on the creation of multimedia & creativity program products, with a more-recent foray towards rich Net application program development.
Publisher URL: www.adobe.com

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teddover a year ago
Some of us review installed programs from time to time for various reasons. On occasion perhaps to find possible malware. In view of this how why not give this a name that doesn't look concerning.