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HP Photo and Imaging 2.0 - Photosmart Cameras


HP Photo and Imaging 2.0 - Photosmart Cameras is a software program developed by Hewlett-Packard. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 setup package generally installs about 147 files and is usually about 16.8 MB (17,614,848 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 68% of users of HP Photo and Imaging - Photosmart Cameras come from the United States, it is also popular in Belgium and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com/cposupport/eschome.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\hewlett-packard\digital imaging\album\templates
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{5D7F0A0E-369E-46C0-9F99-FAB21A064781}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 16.8 MB

Program filesFiles installed by HP Photo and Imaging 2.0 - Photosmart Cameras

  • hpqtap08.dll - hp digital imaging - hp all-in-one series (TAPAS Link Server)
  • hpqtax08.exe - TAPAS Executable Stub
  • hpqdlg08.dll - HP OfficeJet Common DLGs DLL
  • hpqxmlul.dll - XML Utility DLL
  • hpqcamsm.dll
  • hpqcxm08.dll - HP CUE Context Manager Objects
  • hpqdirec.exe - HP Director application
  • usbscan.sys (by Microsoft) - USB Scanner Driver
  • hpqmsg08.dll - CUE Common Error Dialog
  • hpqwrg.exe - WebReg application
  • hpomem07.dll - Shared Memory Manager
  • hpqann08.dll - HP Annotation Tools
  • hpqcomv.dll
  • hpqvwr08.exe - HP Image Editor
  • lfafp13n.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - LEADTOOLS(r) DLL for Win32
  • lfavi13n.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfcal13n.dll
  • lffax13n.dll
  • lffpx13n.dll
  • lfgif13n.dll
  • lfica13n.dll
  • lfimg13n.dll
  • lfj2k13n.dll
  • lfjbg13n.dll
  • lflmb13n.dll
  • lfmpg13n.dll
  • lfpcx13n.dll
  • lfpdf13n.dll
  • lfpng13n.dll
  • lfpnm13n.dll
  • lftif13n.dll
  • lfwmf13n.dll
  • ltann13n.dll
  • ltclr13n.dll
  • ltdis13n.dll
  • ltdlg13n.dll
  • ltefx13n.dll
  • ltfil13n.dll
  • ltimg13n.dll
  • ltkrn13n.dll
  • lttw213n.dll
  • ltwvc13n.dll
  • lvkrn13n.dll
  • mssoap1.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Soap SDK
  • wisc10.dll - WinInet Soap Connector Library
  • dir.js - dll for non-versioned MSI files
  • global.js
  • hpqcamin.dll
  • hpqmfc08.dll - CUE MFC Extension DLL
  • lfani13n.dll
  • lfawd13n.dll
  • lfcgm13n.dll
  • lfclp13n.dll
  • lfcmp13n.dll
  • lfcmw13n.dll
  • lfcut13n.dll
  • lfdgn13n.dll
  • lfdrw13n.dll
  • lfdwf13n.dll
  • lfdwg13n.dll
  • lfdxf13n.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • hpqwrg.exe is scheduled as a task named 'WebReg 20150224000653'.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • hpgs2wnd.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Share-to-Web Namespace Daemon' which loads as C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Share-to-Web\hpgs2wnd.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:39.01 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:1.1587528537%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00170155%
0.016088% average
User CPU:1.15705131%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove HP Photo and Imaging - Photosmart Cameras?

Quickly and completely remove HP Photo and Imaging 2.0 - Photosmart Cameras from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall HP Photo and Imaging - Photosmart Cameras 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 HP Photo and Imaging 2.0 - Photosmart Cameras, 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 HP Photo and Imaging - Photosmart Cameras.

Win XP 41%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 42.31%
Windows 7 30.77%
Windows Vista 14.10%
Windows 8 12.82%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 40.79%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.05%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.84%
Windows 7 Professional 6.58%
Windows 8.1 6.58%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.63%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 67.92%
  Belgium 5.66%
  Canada 4.72%
  France 4.72%
  United Kingdom 3.77%
  Italy 2.83%
  Sweden 1.89%
  Argentina 0.94%
  Australia 0.94%
  Germany 0.94%
  Guatemala 0.94%
  Israel 0.94%
  India 0.94%
  Romania 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.94%
Dell 23.44%
American Megatrends 15.63%
ASUS 4.69%
Acer 4.69%
Intel 4.69%
Toshiba 3.13%
Compaq 1.56%
Common models
HP G72 Notebook PC 3.03%
HP Pavilion 061 DM185A-AB... 3.03%
TOSINV SB600 1.52%
TOSHIBA Satellite L350 1.52%
TOSHIBA Satellite A135 1.52%
HP Pavilion 061 D7222E-AB... 1.52%

About Hewlett-Packard

HP provides products, software solutions and services to consumers, from enterprises to consumers including customers in the government, health and education sectors.
Publisher URL: www.hp.com


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