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Cortado Printer Locator


Cortado Printer Locator is a program developed by ThinPrint GmbH. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 731.91 KB (749,480 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 67% of users of Cortado Printer Locator come from the United States, it is also popular in France and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cortado.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Cortado Printer Locator\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{BFD9B991-259E-4957-AF68-4971A0951423}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 731.91 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Cortado Printer Locator

  • dnssd.dll - Cortado Printer Locator Service (Cortado Printer Locator Client Library)
  • cpl.exe - Cortado Printer Locator
  • cplsvc.exe - Cortado Printer Locator Service

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • cplsvc.exe runs as a service named 'Cortado Printer Locator Service' (cplsvc) "Finds network printers.".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • cplsvc.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Cortado Printer Locator\cplsvc.exe'.

How do I remove Cortado Printer Locator?

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

Win XP 67%
Win Vista (SP2) 33%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 66.67%
Windows Vista 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 66.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  France 16.67%
  India 16.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Intel 33.33%
Acer 33.33%
American Megatrends 33.33%


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