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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,490
United States Rank #6,739
Reach 0.0393%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 163.32 days
860.37 days >
Average installed length: 452.06 days


1860 8.71%
1850 3.45%
1800 2.72%
1730 7.26%
1720 6.17%
1710 12.70%
1620 0.54%
1610 26.32%
1600 8.53%
1570 12.70%
1560 0.36%
1550 0.18%
1530 5.08%
1250 4.36%
1230 0.18%
1210 0.54%
1030 0.18%

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Scrivener Update

What is Scrivener Update?  (from Literature and Latte)

Scrivener is a powerful content-generation tool for writers that allows you to concentrate on composing and structuring long and difficult documents. While it gives you complete control of the formatting, its focus is on helping you get to the end of that awkward first draft. Writing a novel, research paper, script or ...  Read more


Scrivener Update is a program developed by Literature and Latte. The most used version is 1610, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software installer includes 49 files and is usually about 96.58 MB (101,268,338 bytes). 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 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 68% of users of Scrivener Update come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.literatureandlatte.com
Help link: www.literatureandlatte.com/forum
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Scrivener
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Scrivener\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 96.58 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Scrivener Update

  • $RCGBO39.exe - Scrivener
  • Scrivener1_7.exe
  • uninstall.exe
  • eWebClient.dll (by Digital River) - Embedded Web Store
  • clipboard.exe (by Scrivener HQ) - Clipboard Capture (View contents of clipboard)
  • rtfi.exe (by Scrivener HQ) - rtfi
  • Scrivener.exe
  • phonon4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtGui4.dll
  • QtMultimedia4.dll
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtSql4.dll
  • QtWebKit4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • ClipboardCapture.exe
  • qpdfi.exe
  • QtSolutions_MMLWidget-2.4.dll
  • QuickPDFDLL0812.dll (by Debenu) - Quick PDF Library DLL Edition
  • QuickPDFDLL0814.dll (by Debenu)
  • QuickPDFDLL0816.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Scrivener.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{64056C7A-C0C4-4156-AD5F-E068207805F0}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Scrivener Update?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.33%
Windows 8 33.88%
Windows Vista 5.43%
Windows XP 2.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.34%
Windows 8.1 15.12%
Windows 7 Professional 10.38%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.74%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.56%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.37%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.22%
  United Kingdom 6.91%
  Canada 5.05%
  Australia 2.39%
  Germany 1.99%
  Brazil 1.20%
  Sweden 1.20%
  South Africa 1.06%
  Spain 1.06%
  France 0.93%
  Italy 0.93%
  Netherlands 0.80%
  New Zealand 0.66%
  Norway 0.53%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.81%
Hewlett-Packard 24.93%
Acer 12.61%
ASUS 10.85%
Lenovo 7.62%
Toshiba 7.04%
Samsung 5.57%
Intel 1.76%
Common models
Dell XPS 8300 4.74%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.74%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.21%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.68%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.63%
ASUSTeK K53E 2.63%


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