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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,739
United States Rank #5,157
Reach 0.0444%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.52 days
457.92 days >
Average installed length: 240.60 days


11.0.346 6.29%
11.0.298 9.71%
11.0.234 31.54%
11.0.159 34.51%
11.0.130 17.94%

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ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap 5.0

What is ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap?  (from ABBYY Software House)

ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap uses next generation Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology, providing one-button document processing, automatically converting scanned documents into Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft PowerPoint file formats. Convert price lists, charts, or tables into Excel spreadshe...  Read more


ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap 5.0 is a software program developed by ABBYY Software House. The most common release is 11.0.159, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 55 files and is usually about 604.28 KB (618,784 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 79% of users of ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.abbyy.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{FB500000-0001-0000-0000-074957833700}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 604.28 KB

Program filesFiles installed by ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap 5.0

  • FineObj.dll - Fine Objects Classes Library (Unicode version) (FineObjects Classes Library Core)
  • FObjEventSrc.dll - FineObjects Classes Library Event Source Resources
  • AbbyyZlib.dll - FineTools Class Library (ABBYY Zlib component)
  • Awl.dll - ABBYY Windows Library
  • FineNet.dll - FineNet Library
  • icucnv36.dll (by IBM and others) - International Components for Unicode 2008/02/01-14:18:22 (IBM ICU Common DLL)
  • icudt36.dll (by IBM and others) - ICU Data DLL
  • DL91ACE.dll (by Datalogics(tm)) - APDFL 9.1.0PlusP4d (Color Library for Adobe(r) PDF Library)
  • DL91AdobeXMP.dll (by Datalogics(tm)) - Adobe XMP Toolkit
  • DL91AGM.dll - Rasterization Library for Adobe(r) PDF Library
  • DL91ARE.dll - Adobe Raster Express Library for Adobe(tm) PDF Library
  • DL91AXE8SharedExpat.dll - AXE 8 Shared EXPAT (UTF-8 native)
  • DL91BIB.dll - Helper Library Interface for Adobe(r) PDF Library
  • DL91BIBUtils.dll
  • DL91CoolType.dll - Font Handling Component for Adobe(r) PDF Library.
  • DL91JP2KLib.dll - JPEG 2000 encoder/decoder for the Adobe(r) PDF Library
  • DL91PDFL.dll - Core Adobe(r) PDF Library
  • DL91PDFPort.dll - Adobe PDFPort Library
  • Engine0.dll - FineReader Install (Resource DLL)
  • EngineRes.dll
  • FineUI0.dll
  • FineUIRes.dll
  • DL91pdfsettings.dll (by Adobe Systems) - Adobe PDFSettings (Adobe PDF Settings Manager)
  • AdobeSupport.dll - FineReader Tech (Support of postscript names)
  • Barcode.dll - Barcode Recognition DLL
  • DocumentAnalysis.BarcodesFinder.dll - Document analysis page services
  • DocumentAnalysis.Objects.dll - Document analysis objects
  • DocumentAnalysis.ObjectsExtraction.dll - Document analysis objects extraction
  • DocumentAnalysis.PageServices.dll
  • DocumentAnalysis.Segmentation.dll - Document analysis segmentation
  • DocumentProcessing.dll - Document processing
  • Export.dll - Export DLL
  • FontSupport.dll - FontSupport DLL
  • Image.Codec.AbbyyLossless.dll - AbbyyLossless Compression Codec
  • Image.Codec.Ccitt.dll - CCITT Compression Codec
  • BackgroundExecutor.dll - FineReader (FineReader Background Execution)
  • Engine.dll - FineReader Engine
  • ExporterSettings.exe - ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap (TM) 5.0
  • FineExec.exe - ABBYY FineReader background executor
  • FineReaderForScanSnap.dll
  • FineUI.dll - FineReader FineUI

How do I remove ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap?

You can uninstall ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap (TM) 5.0, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 for ScanSnap.

Win 10 49%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 49.03%
Windows 7 48.01%
Windows Vista 1.48%
Windows XP 1.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 23.74%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.23%
Windows 10 Pro 14.79%
Windows 10 Home 14.79%
Windows 8.1 9.98%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.73%

Distribution by countryGeography

79.20% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 79.20%
  Germany 4.62%
  Canada 3.24%
  Japan 2.16%
  United Kingdom 2.00%
  France 1.69%
  Italy 1.46%
  Australia 1.00%
  Switzerland 0.77%
  Netherlands 0.54%
  Spain 0.46%
  Austria 0.39%
  Belgium 0.31%
  Singapore 0.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 41.12%
Hewlett-Packard 24.95%
Acer 7.78%
Lenovo 7.58%
ASUS 5.39%
Toshiba 4.19%
Samsung 1.80%
Intel 1.60%
Sony 0.80%
Common models
Dell XPS 8700 6.71%
ASUS All Series 5.30%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.30%
LENOVO 2352CTO 2.47%
Dell OptiPlex 790 2.12%
Dell OptiPlex 7010 2.12%

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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