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Windows 7: What is OpenAL doing on the list of installed programs?

01 Mar 2017   #11
neil9327

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

I had the same thing, and found that OpenAL was installed at the same time as Quik, which is software for a GoPro camera.
I have uninstalled both now.


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22 Jan 2018   #12
Jam22

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit
 
 

I had the same question about OpenAL. I read the replies, but my broader question is Why there is no Publisher listed. I am uncomfortable having any program installed in my computer where the Publisher is unknown or not listed. If the developer had listed the Publisher, it would probably have prevented many questions; but maybe that was the design. And yes I am paranoid about anonymous programs being installed on my computer without my knowledge. Just because ypu are papranoid doesn’t mean they’re not out to get you.
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22 Jan 2018   #13
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

Jam22 welcome to our forum.

Their is nothing wrong with a little paranoia. Paranoia is another layer of security protection.

Jack
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