Article Number: 149396
This article provides information on CyberLink Media Suite installed on Dell systems
CyberLink Media Suite is a multimedia software package installed on Windows 8 systems ordered with an optical drive. Windows 8 does not offer native DVD playback support. To enable customers to play DVDs, Dell will ship this software pre-installed on all Windows 8 systems. This software includes tools to perform various functions such as video editing, movie creation, burning discs, and backup and recovery.
There are two versions of this software — Essentials and Premium. By default, the Essentials version will be installed on Windows 8 systems. The Premium version will be available for customers as an upgrade after the point-of-sale. Each version has a collection of tools to carry out different tasks.
Figure 1: CyberLink Media Suite Essentials Home Page
Figure 2: CyberLink Media Suite Premium Home Page
Dell Technical Support agents are responsible for offering basic support for CyberLink Media Suite. This support includes installation and un-installation of the software.
For "How-to" questions and advanced support, customers can download the User Guides from
The CyberLink Support Website (English only)
There are several ways to launch CyberLink Media Suite software:
From the desktop:
Double-click the CyberLink Media Suite icon.
Figure 3: CyberLink Media Suite icon
From the Windows User Interface:
Click or Tap the CyberLink Media Suite 10 tile.
Figure 4: Windows User Interface
Start typing CyberLink and launch the software from the search results.
CyberLink Media Suite Essentials is installed at the factory on all Windows systems that have an optical drive
If customers want to re-install the software, they can do so either by using the disc that may have come with the system. If no disc was received, then customers will need to obtain the download from Dell Download Center.
To remove this software from your computer:
Go to Control Panel.
Select Programs and Features
Click CyberLink Media Suite 10 and select Uninstall.
Select the applications you wish to uninstall. If you wish to uninstall the entire application, click Select All.
Click Finish to complete the un-installation.
23 Nov 2020