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Should I remove ABBYY FineReader?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,921
United States Rank #38,848
Reach 0.0315%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 55.65 days
613.64 days >
Average installed length: 322.42 days


6.0.759.29421 64.25%
6.0.759.29410 34.39%
6.0.713.29416 0.23%
6.0.604.2555 0.90%
6.0.389.2591 0.23%

Typically installed together

Other programs by ABBYY Software House

ABBYY FineReader 6.0

What is ABBYY FineReader?

ABBY's software understands text-characters in images. The Finereader converts scanned images into editable file formats. FlexiCapture is data and document capture software that converts documents into electronic form. Fine Reader is designed to simplify the transition from paper documents to electronic information, eliminating the most time-consuming and labour-intensive tasks such as retyping text and manual data entry.


The most used version is 6.0.759.29421, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package is about 3.78 MB (3,964,416 bytes) when donwloaded.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.abbyy.com/index.htm
Help link: www.abbyy.com/support/index.htm
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{AF600F7B-67A7-48D9-BA3B-0FF97F35F970}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.78 MB

How do I remove ABBYY FineReader?

Quickly and completely remove ABBYY FineReader 6.0 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ABBYY FineReader 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 ABBYY FineReader 6.0, 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 ABBYY FineReader.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.43%
Windows XP 23.08%
Windows Vista 10.63%
Windows 8 10.41%
Windows Server 2003 0.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.45%
Microsoft Windows XP 23.41%
Windows 7 Professional 7.73%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.73%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.59%
Windows 8.1 4.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.48% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 47.48%
  United Kingdom 11.70%
  France 10.55%
  Italy 8.72%
  United States 3.67%
  Austria 2.52%
  Belgium 2.06%
  Spain 1.83%
  Netherlands 1.38%
  Australia 1.15%
  Sweden 1.15%
  Finland 0.92%
  Russia 0.92%
  UA 0.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 21.10%
Dell 16.03%
Hewlett-Packard 13.50%
Acer 12.24%
Intel 10.13%
Toshiba 5.91%
American Megatrends 5.49%
Sahara 3.80%
ASUS 1.69%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7502 4.09%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 4.09%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 3.51%
MEDIONPC MS-7501 2.92%
MEDIONPC MS-7204 2.92%
MEDIONPC MS-7091 2.34%

About ABBYY Software House

ABBYY is a software developer that provides optical character recognition, document capture and language software.
Publisher URL: www.abbyy.com


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