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Should I remove IRISCompressor?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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1.03.0000 25.16%
1.01.0000 74.84%

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IRISCompressor is a program developed by I.R.I.S. The most used version is 1.01.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The software installer includes 42 files and is usually about 73.33 MB (76,897,277 bytes). AutoUpdater.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 68% of users of IRISCompressor come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.irislink.com
Help link: www.irislink.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\I.R.I.S\IRISCompressor\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{D0F62DAC-D210-40E3-B2BC-C19198919713}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 73.33 MB

Program filesFiles installed by IRISCompressor

  • Golem.dll - I.R.I.S. Group IRISCompressor (GolemUI)
  • GolemUI.exe
  • irisjp2k.dll - I.R.I.S. Group irisjp2k (irisjp2k)
  • format5.dll - I.R.I.S. Group Format5 (Format5)
  • dpc_ocr123.exe - Readiris Application (IOCR Application)
  • babl_ara.dll - I.R.I.S. babl_ara (Resource)
  • babl_brz.dll - I.R.I.S. babl_brz
  • babl_dut.dll - I.R.I.S. babl_dut
  • babl_frn.dll - I.R.I.S. babl_frn
  • babl_grm.dll - I.R.I.S. babl_grm
  • babl_itl.dll - I.R.I.S. babl_itl
  • babl_jap.dll - I.R.I.S. babl_jap
  • babl_kor.dll - I.R.I.S. babl_kor
  • babl_prt.dll - I.R.I.S. babl_prt
  • babl_rus.dll - I.R.I.S. babl_rus
  • babl_sch.dll - I.R.I.S. babl_sch
  • babl_spn.dll - I.R.I.S. babl_spn
  • babl_tch.dll - I.R.I.S. babl_tch
  • drsara32.dll - OCR DRSARA32 (DRSARA32 dll)
  • drs832.dll - OCR DRS (DRS14 dll)
  • ActivationWS.dll - Activati Dynamic Link Library (Activation Dynamic Link Library)
  • lsapiw32.dll (by SafeNet) - Sentinel RMS Development Kit (LSAPIW32)
  • lsinit32.dll (by SafeNet) - LSINIT32
  • AutoUpdater.dll - Software Update Application
  • dpc123ps.dll (by IRIS (Image Recognition Integrated Systems)) - DPCOCR123 engine (Proxy stuff for dpc_ocr123 COM component)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • Golem.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'Golem' with a class of {A4F1E2E4-9708-452B-9804-FD87EF236CF4}.

How do I remove IRISCompressor?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.41%
Windows 8 32.08%
Windows Vista 1.89%
Windows XP 0.63%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.03%
Windows 7 Professional 13.84%
Windows 8.1 13.21%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.29%
Windows 10 Pro 4.40%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.40%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.63% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 67.63%
  United States 14.45%
  France 4.62%
  Austria 4.05%
  Netherlands 2.31%
  Belgium 1.73%
  Canada 1.73%
  Norway 0.58%
  Switzerland 0.58%
  Romania 0.58%
  Slovakia 0.58%
  Italy 0.58%
  United Kingdom 0.58%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 27.47%
Hewlett-Packard 20.88%
Acer 16.48%
ASUS 10.99%
Dell 7.69%
Lenovo 5.49%
Samsung 2.20%
American Megatrends 1.10%
Common models
MEDION MS-7848 3.48%
MEDIONPC MS-7707 2.61%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.61%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.74%
HP Pavilion dv8 Notebook ... 1.74%
Acer Aspire M3201 1.74%


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