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Should I remove Nuance PDF Viewer SE?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #43,193
United States Rank #35,758
Reach 0.0022%

Versions

VersionDistribution
7.20.3266 9.68%
7.20.3230 51.61%
7.20.1225 6.45%
7.20.1173 32.26%

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Other programs by Nuance Communications

Nuance PDF Viewer SE

What is Nuance PDF Viewer SE?  (from Nuance Communications)

The Nuance PDF Viewer Plus is a helper application bundled with the PaperPort program. The PDF Viewer Plus is similar to Nuance's other product, the PDF Reader, which allows users to access and read PDF files.

Overview

Nuance PDF Viewer SE is a software program developed by Nuance Communications. The most common release is 7.20.3230, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The setup package generally installs about 18 files and is usually about 50.54 MB (52,990,410 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 53% of users of Nuance PDF Viewer SE come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Taiwan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nuance.com
Help link: support.nuance.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nuance\PDF Viewer SE\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{FC354727-A3EA-4351-8CD8-C850E5A2B61C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 50.54 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Nuance PDF Viewer SE

  • cmpdfpropi.dll - Nuance PDF Products
  • cnvpropsheets.dll
  • cnvres_cht.dll
  • cnvres_eng.dll
  • cnvsts.dll
  • imgpdf.dll
  • PDFCOffice2007Addin.dll
  • PDFCOffice2007Addin_x64.dll
  • PDFEngine.dll
  • PdfPro7Hook.exe
  • PDFProCMWrp.exe
  • PDLight.dll
  • res_cht.dll
  • res_eng.dll
  • cpres.dll - Copy Protection (CP (All languages) resource dll)
  • nppdf.dll (by Zeon) - DocuCom PDF Plus (Zeon PDF Plugin For Mozilla)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • nppdf.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'nppdf.dll'.
Mozilla Plugin
  • nppdf.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'Docucom PDF Plus'.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • PdfPro7Hook.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'PDFProHook' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Nuance\PDF Viewer SE\pdfpro7hook.exe".

How do I remove Nuance PDF Viewer SE?

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

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If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Nuance PDF Viewer SE you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 8 61%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 61.29%
Windows 7 35.48%
Windows Vista 3.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.58%
Windows 10 Home 19.35%
Windows 8 Pro 12.90%
Windows 8.1 12.90%
Windows 10 Pro 9.68%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.63% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.63%
  Germany 21.05%
  Taiwan 7.89%
  Israel 7.89%
  Canada 5.26%
  Brazil 2.63%
  Australia 2.63%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.73%
Toshiba 18.18%
GIGABYTE 9.09%
Dell 9.09%
Samsung 9.09%
Acer 9.09%
Lenovo 4.55%
ASUS 4.55%
Sony 4.55%
NEC 4.55%
Medion 4.55%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard p6-2032de 4.00%
TOSHIBA SATELLITE L875D-1... 4.00%
Samsung 700Z3A/700Z4A/700... 4.00%
Dell Inspiron 3543 4.00%
ASUSTeK M51AC 4.00%
Sony VPCEE2M1E 4.00%

About Nuance Communications

Nuance provides speech and imaging applications for businesses and consumers whose products focus on server & embedded speech recognition, telephone call steering systems, automated telephone directory services, medical transcription software & systems, optical character recognition software, and desktop imaging software.
Publisher URL: www.nuance.com

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