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Should I remove GadwinPrintScreen?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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GadwinPrintScreen is a program developed by Gadwin Systems. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 installer includes 3 files and is usually about 3.31 MB (3,473,408 bytes). A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 7 (SP1). The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\gadwin systems\printscreen
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{A6CE2C4C-C6DA-433C-9BA3-0657A3CEA88B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.31 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by GadwinPrintScreen

  • printscreen.dll - Gadwin PrintScreen (Gadwin PrintScreen UI)
  • printscreen.exe
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • printscreen.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{4C42E414-23B3-4343-9597-1F8500BDA5B0}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • printscreen.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Start Gadwin Printscreen.
Startup File (User Run)
  • printscreen.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Gadwin PrintScreen' and executes as C:\Program Files\Gadwin Systems\PrintScreen\PrintScreen.exe /nosplash.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:8.93 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000382434%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00002421%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00001403%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:10,556
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:7 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:12 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove GadwinPrintScreen?

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

Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%


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