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Global Rank #1,106
United States Rank #925
Reach 0.8027%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 32.58 days
961.03 days >
Average installed length: 504.95 days


11.10.0000 1.42%
11.2.0000 58.89%
11.1.0001 0.07% 0.33%
11.1.0000 37.51%
11.0.0003 0.11%
11.0.0002 0.11%
11.0.0001 0.73%
11.0.0000 0.84%

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ScanSoft PaperPort 11

What is ScanSoft PaperPort 11?  (from Nuance Communications)

PaperPort Professional 11 is designed to make your scanners, All-In-Ones and multifunction devices easier to use and more productive. Auto-straighten, auto-crop, auto-rotate, and auto-enhance are just few of the improvements that happen at the push of a button. PaperPort Professional uses unlimited Scanner Profiles wit...  Read more


ScanSoft PaperPort 11 is a software program developed by Nuance Communications. The most common release is 11.2.0000, 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 primary executable is named ImgPrnMigrate.exe. The setup package generally installs about 167 files and is usually about 1.09 MB (1,140,044 bytes). The installed file ssbkgdupdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 55% of users of ScanSoft PaperPort 11 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nuance.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ScanSoft\PaperPort\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{02E73E50-6513-4802-8600-B5A5BA185BE3}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.09 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ScanSoft PaperPort 11

Program executable:ImgPrnMigrate.exe
Name:PaperPort Image Printer
Image Printer Migration Utility
Path:C:\Program Files\Dell Printers\paperport\ImgPrnMigrate.exe
Additional files:
  • AppDomainLoader.dll - Nuance OmniPage Capture SDK (XPSFACTORYWRAPPER.DLL)
  • AppHelper.dll
  • AppProductConfig.dll
  • AppUtils.dll - AppUtils Dynamic Link Library
  • AppUtilsRes.dll
  • Asian.dll
  • atm2lll.dll
  • bnt.dll
  • CRX.dll
  • Defaults.dll
  • FireWrx.dll
  • FireWrx2.dll
  • DeskDelivery.exe - PaperPort DesktopDelivery (DesktopDelivery)
  • cpres.dll - Copy Protection (CP (Asia languages) resource dll)
  • AolPub.exe - AOL Publisher (PaperPort AOL Publisher)
  • AppRes.dll - PaperPort (PaperPort Resources)
  • BindRes.dll - PaperPort Resources 2
  • CheckPPFolders.exe - Nuance PaperPort Folder Analyzer Utility
  • CustomActions.exe - CustomActions
  • CustomActionsDLL.dll
  • CustomActionsM.exe
  • drivesup.dll - Support Services for PaperPort Driver
  • drvsupn.dll
  • EditStorage.dll - PaperPort EditStorage Module
  • FeatureSwitch.dll - FeatureSwitch
  • Fldfindr.dll - Form Typer field finder
  • Fmsettin.dll - Scan Settings DLL
  • ImgRW.dll - PaperPort Image File Reading and Writing
  • IndexSearch.exe - PaperPort IndexSearch
  • initwain.exe - Reinitialize PaperPort TWAIN connection
  • InstRes.dll - PaperPort Installer Resources
  • KillPaperPort.exe - KillPaperPort MFC Application
  • CSDKGlue.dll
  • cvtifmax.exe
  • formatter.dll - ScanSoft OmniPage Capture SDK
  • kernelapi.dll
  • lecsomgr.dll
  • leditor.dll - Low Level Editor
  • middleearth.dll - MiddleEarth Main Module
  • mor.dll
  • morif.dll
  • morpf.dll
  • mrcr3_1s.dll - Mixed Raster Content Reader
  • omr.dll
  • pccext.dll
  • pdread.dll
  • prerendering.dll
  • psmaxapi.dll - Scansoft OmniPage Capture SDK (MAXAPI for Capture SDK)
  • recapiplus.dll
  • recdiag.dll
  • rendering.dll
  • rendering2.dll
  • rndsdawg.dll
  • rndsinso.dll
  • rregexp.dll
  • spdflib.dll
  • xocr.dll
  • xocr32b.exe
  • ssocr.dll - PaperPort OCR Interface
  • p4dll.dll - P4 (P4 Palasik's PostScript & PDF Processor)
  • BliceCtr.dll (by Black Ice Software) - Black Ice Software, Inc. blicectr (Blicectr.dll for the 7.0 drivers)
  • lfacs14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - LEADTOOLS(r) DLL for Win32
  • lfAFP14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfani14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfavi14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfawd14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfbmp14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfcal14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • Lfcgm14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfclp14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • LFCMP14N.DLL (by LEAD Technologies)
  • LFCMW14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • Lfcmx14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfcrw14n.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfCUT14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • Lfdgn14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfdrw14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfdwf14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfdwg14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfdxf14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfeps14N.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • Cpuinf32.dll (by ScanSoft) - Cpuinf32 Application
  • CheckPPItem.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • IndexSearch.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'IndexSearch' which loads as "C:\Program Files\ScanSoft\PaperPort\IndexSearch.exe".

How do I remove ScanSoft PaperPort 11?

Quickly and completely remove ScanSoft PaperPort 11 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ScanSoft PaperPort 11 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 ScanSoft PaperPort 11, 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 ScanSoft PaperPort 11.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.67%
Windows XP 23.05%
Windows Vista 17.70%
Windows 8 4.54%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.47%
Microsoft Windows XP 22.74%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 14.30%
Windows 7 Professional 11.59%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.25%
Windows Vista Home Basic 1.79%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.10% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.10%
  Germany 16.29%
  Canada 3.30%
  Israel 2.65%
  Australia 2.15%
  Italy 2.01%
  United Kingdom 2.01%
  France 1.69%
  Spain 1.27%
  Brazil 1.19%
  Poland 0.90%
  Austria 0.76%
  New Zealand 0.68%
  Switzerland 0.62%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.93%
Dell 19.52%
Acer 13.30%
Toshiba 7.34%
ASUS 4.97%
American Megatrends 4.71%
Lenovo 3.93%
Medion 3.89%
Intel 3.07%
Sony 2.59%
Samsung 2.20%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.66%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.58%
Dell Inspiron 530 1.45%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 0.97%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 0.97%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 0.89%

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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