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Should I remove ReaderWorks Publisher?

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1% remove it99% keep it
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VersionDistribution 75.00% 25.00%

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ReaderWorks Publisher


ReaderWorks Publisher is a program developed by OverDrive. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 1.71 MB (1,795,584 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 78% of users of ReaderWorks Publisher come from the United States, it is also popular in Israel and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.readerworks.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\overdrive shared\readerworks sdk
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{C2FBFDB6-DB45-4701-B350-D11A3AE3B9ED}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.71 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ReaderWorks Publisher

  • imgfiltr.dll - Image ReaderWorks Input Filter (Image Input Filter)
  • docfiltr.dll - Word ReaderWorks Input Filter (Word Doc Input Filter)
  • htmfiltr.dll - HTML ReaderWorks Input Filter (HTML Input Filter)
  • txtfiltr.dll - Text ReaderWorks Input Filter (Text Input Filter)
  • readerwk.ocx - ReaderWorks SDK Control
  • litgen.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Reader (LIT file generator)

How do I remove ReaderWorks Publisher?

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

Win XP 50%
Win 7 (SP1) 25%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 50.00%
Windows Vista 25.00%
Windows 7 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 50.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.78%
  Israel 11.11%
  Canada 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 50.00%
American Megatrends 25.00%
ASUS 25.00%
Common models
Dell Dell DXP051 33.33%
Dell XPS 630i 33.33%
ASUS All Series 33.33%


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