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Should I remove Canon IJ Network Tool?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #795
United States Rank #621
Reach 1.0032%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 28.65 days
845.28 days >
Average installed length: 444.13 days

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Canon IJ Network Tool

What is Canon IJ Network Tool?

With this product, you can install, view or configure the network settings of the printer that is connected through a network.


Canon IJ Network Tool is a software program developed by Canon. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named cnmnput.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 2.84 MB (2,977,253 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 58% of users of Canon IJ Network Tool come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: software.canon-europe.com/software/0034608_0010644.asp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\canon\canon ij network tool
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Canon\Canon IJ Network Tool\CNMNUU.exe
Estimated size: 2.84 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Canon IJ Network Tool

Program executable:cnmnput.exe
Name:Canon IJ Network Tool for Microsoft Windows
Canon IJ Network Tool
Path:C:\Program Files\canon\canon ij network tool\cnmnput.exe
Additional files:
  • CNMNUU.exe - Canon IJ Network Tool Uninstaller for Microsoft Windows (Canon IJ Network Tool Uninstaller)
  • CNMNPUTC.DLL - Canon IJ Network Common Module for Microsoft Windows (Canon IJ Network Common Module)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • CNMNPUT.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{A1C87726-D441-4871-97B8-82248A2D7979}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • CNMNPUT.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Canon\Canon IJ Network Tool\CNMNPUT.EXE'.

How do I remove Canon IJ Network Tool?

Quickly and completely remove Canon IJ Network Tool from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Canon IJ Network Tool 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 Canon IJ Network Tool, 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 Canon IJ Network Tool.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.45%
Windows 8 12.79%
Windows Vista 9.48%
Windows XP 5.26%
Windows Server 2003 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 51.90%
Windows 7 Professional 11.03%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.07%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.98%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.23%
Windows 8.1 3.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.38%
  Germany 9.16%
  United Kingdom 4.53%
  France 3.86%
  Canada 3.76%
  Australia 3.16%
  Netherlands 3.14%
  Japan 1.94%
  Belgium 1.33%
  Italy 1.09%
  Sweden 0.91%
  Austria 0.82%
  DK 0.75%
  Norway 0.72%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.29%
Hewlett-Packard 24.53%
Acer 15.79%
Toshiba 11.00%
ASUS 8.61%
Samsung 3.58%
Lenovo 2.11%
Intel 1.10%
Medion 1.08%
American Megatrends 0.83%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.54%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 7.06%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.07%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.78%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.66%
Dell XPS 8300 2.36%

About Canon

Canon is a manufacture of imaging and optical products, including cameras, camcorders, photocopiers, steppers and computer printers.
Publisher URL: www.canon.com


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