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Should I remove ParticleShop?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
United States Rank #37,528
Reach 0.0011%

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.2.0.566 20.00%
1.2.0.553 6.67%
1.1.0.549 33.33%
1.0.0.516 40.00%

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ParticleShop

Overview

ParticleShop is a program developed by Corel. The most used version is 1.0.0.516, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The software installer includes 25 files. The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 73% of users of ParticleShop come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Corel\ParticleShop\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Corel\ParticleShop\Setup\SetupARP.exe /arp

Program filesFiles installed by ParticleShop

  • DIM.EXE - Corel Common Framework (DIM x64)
  • PNPCUNLR.DLL - PNPCUNLR x32
  • PUA.EXE - Corel Update Helper x64
  • ParticleShopEditor.exe - Corel(R) ParticleShop (ParticleShop 1)
  • asi32_1464.dll - Corel Painter Engine (asi32_14)
  • BrushEngine64.dll - BrushEngine Dynamic Link Library
  • CrlTheme64.dll - CrlTheme
  • IPMx64.dll - IPM Interface Library
  • PainterCore64.dll - Painter Core Dynamic Link Library
  • PainterRIPLib64.dll - PainterRIP Dynamic Link Library
  • Renderer64.dll - Renderer Dynamic Link Library
  • RiffIO64.dll - RiffIO Dynamic Link Library
  • Zip64.dll - Compression Dynamic Link Library
  • IPP.dll - IPP (Corel IPP DLL)
  • icudt53.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • icuin53.dll (by The ICU Project) - ICU I18N DLL
  • icuuc53.dll - ICU Common DLL
  • PsiClient.dll - PSIClient (PSIClient x64)
  • Qt5Core.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt5 (C++ application development framework.)
  • Qt5Gui.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • Qt5Svg.dll
  • Qt5Widgets.dll
  • Qt5WinExtras.dll
  • libGLESv2.dll
  • QtInterface64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • PUA.EXE is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ParticleShop Update Helper' which loads as C:\Program Files\Corel\ParticleShop\PUA.exe /t.

How do I remove ParticleShop?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 80%
Win 7 (SP1) 20%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 80.00%
Windows 7 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 46.67%
Windows 10 Pro 33.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.67%
Windows 7 Professional 6.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.73% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 72.73%
  Canada 4.55%
  France 4.55%
  United Kingdom 4.55%
  India 4.55%
  Italy 4.55%
  Russia 4.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.46%
Dell 23.08%
ASUS 15.38%
Acer 15.38%
Toshiba 7.69%
Common models
Dell XPS 8700 21.43%
HP Compaq 8000 Elite SFF ... 14.29%
Hewlett-Packard 700-074 7.14%
TOSHIBA Satellite P55W-C 7.14%
MSI MS-7721 7.14%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 7.14%

About Corel

Corel makes a speciality of graphics processing.
Publisher URL: www.corel.com

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