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5% remove it95% keep it
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DocuWare Scanner


DocuWare Scanner is a software program developed by DocuWare. The most common release is 6.7.3397.3397, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 setup package generally installs about 47 files. Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). While about 67% of users of DocuWare Scanner come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and BG.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.docuware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DocuWare\Desktop\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{83122354-6AF1-48D7-B01E-5A346BAE5409}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by DocuWare Scanner

  • DocuWare.Printer.Setup.exe - DocuWare Printer (DocuWare Printer Setup)
  • DocuWare.Barcode.Provider.VintaSoft.dll - DocuWare (DocuWare.Barcode.Provider.VintaSoft)
  • DocuWare.Common.ProcessPool.dll - DocuWare.Common.ProcessPool
  • DocuWare.Desktop.Activities.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.Activities
  • DocuWare.Desktop.Configuration.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.Configuration
  • DocuWare.Desktop.Contract.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.Contract
  • DocuWare.Desktop.CoreServices.Contract.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.CoreServices.Contract
  • DocuWare.Desktop.CoreServices.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.CoreServices
  • DocuWare.Desktop.DialogService.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.DialogService
  • DocuWare.Desktop.exe - DocuWare.Desktop
  • DocuWare.Desktop.FileSystemWatcher.dll - DocuWare.FileSystemWatcher
  • DocuWare.Desktop.Isolation.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.Isolation
  • DocuWare.Desktop.Logging.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.Logging
  • DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins.Base.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins.Base
  • DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins.Contract.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins.Contract
  • DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins
  • DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins.Editor.Contract.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins.Editor.Contract
  • DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins.Signature.Contract.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins.Signature.Contract
  • DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins.Signature.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins.Signature
  • DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins.UI.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.Plugins.UI
  • DocuWare.Desktop.PrinterService.Contract.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.PrinterService.Contract
  • DocuWare.Desktop.PrinterService.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.PrinterService
  • DocuWare.Desktop.ServicesManager.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.ServicesManager
  • DocuWare.Desktop.Settings.dll - DocuWare.Desktop.Settings
  • DocuWare.DesktopService.exe - DocuWare.Desktop.Service
  • DocuWare.DocumentContentProcessing.dll - DocuWare Document Content Processing Library
  • DocuWare.Help.dll - Access to the online help of DocuWare
  • DocuWare.Imaging.Common.dll - Imaging algorythms
  • DocuWare.Jobs.Activities.dll - DocuWare.Jobs.Activities
  • DocuWare.Jobs.Contract.dll - DocuWare.Jobs.Contract
  • DocuWare.Jobs.Db.dll - DocuWare.Jobs.Db
  • DocuWare.Jobs.Diagnostics.dll - DocuWare.Jobs.Diagnostics
  • DocuWare.Jobs.dll - DocuWare.Jobs
  • DocuWare.Logging.Log4net.dll - DocuWare.Logging.Log4net
  • DocuWare.OCR.Common.dll - DocuWare.OCR.Common
  • DocuWare.OCR.Providers.dll - DocuWare.OCR.Providers
  • DocuWare.OCR.Providers.Nuance.dll - Nuance OCR Provider Adapter
  • DocuWare.OCR.Services.OCRService.dll - OCR Service
  • DocuWare.OCR.Services.ProviderService.dll - OCRProviderService
  • DocuWare.OCR.Services.ProviderServiceConsole.exe - OCRProviderServiceConsole
  • DocuWare.PDF.dll - DocuWare PDF
  • DocuWare.PDF.Dyna.dll
  • DocuWare.Recognition.Contract.dll - DocuWare.Recognition.Contract
  • DocuWare.Recognition.dll - DocuWare.Recognition
  • CAPI_PInvoke.dll (by Nuance Communications) - Nuance OmniPage Capture SDK (CAPI_PInvoke)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • DocuWare.DesktopService.exe runs as a service named 'DocuWare Desktop Service' (DWDesktopService) "DocuWare Desktop Service".

How do I remove DocuWare Scanner?

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

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  United Kingdom 16.67%
  BG 16.67%


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