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1% remove it99% keep it
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VersionDistribution 4.88% 19.51% 7.32% 4.88% 2.44% 2.44% 51.22% 7.32%

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ACDSee Pro 9


ACDSee Pro 9 is a program developed by ACD Systems Ltd. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The software installer includes 82 files. The program uses the GLib GNOME library. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 60% of users of ACDSee Pro 9 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Poland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acdsee.com
Help link: r.acdsee.com/aFhio
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\acd systems\acdsee pro\9.0\plugins
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{10778264-A0EB-4772-A2DE-B8CEE4491686}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ACDSee Pro 9

  • ACDSeeCommanderPro9.exe - ACDSee Commander Pro 9
  • acdIDInTouch2.exe (by KpoJIuK) - acdID InTouch2
  • D3DBaseSlideShow.exe - ACD Slideshow
  • ShellIntMgr51U.dll - ACD Systems ShellIntMgr (ShellIntMgr)
  • ACDSeePro9.exe - ACDSee Pro 9
  • ACDCLClient33U.dll - ACD Systems ACDCLClient (ACDCLClient)
  • ACDSeeIndexerPro9.exe - ACDSeeIndexer Pro 9 (ACDSee Indexer Pro 9)
  • ACDSeePro9.exe.dll
  • acdIDInTouch2.exe.dll
  • ACDSeeQVPro9.exe.dll - Quick View (The Resource DLL file for Quick View)
  • ACDSeeSR.exe.dll - ACDSee Showroom
  • acdIDWriter.exe - acdID Writer (ACD Systems)
  • ACDSeeQVPro9.exe - ACDSee Quick View
  • ACDSeeSR.exe
  • DSETUP.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct driver preloader)
  • dsetup32.dll
  • DXSETUP.exe
  • Hook.dll - Hook Dynamic Link Library
  • ipworksssl8.dll (by /n software inc. - www.nsoftware.com) - IP*Works! SSL C++ Edition Version 8.1 (IP*Works! SSL V8)
  • lensfun.dll - LensFun
  • LensFunWrapper.dll - LensFunWrapper
  • libglib-2.0-0.dll (by The GLib developer community) - GLib
  • libiconv-2.dll (by Free Software Foundation) - libiconv: character set conversion library (LGPLed libiconv for Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista and Windows 95/98/ME)
  • libintl-8.dll (by Free Software Foundation) - libintl: accessing NLS message catalogs (LGPLed libintl for Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista/7 and Windows 95/98/ME)
  • PSHost.dll
  • pthreadGC2.dll (by Open Source Software community project) - POSIX Threads for Windows32 Library
  • StarBurn.dll (by Rocket Division Software, StarBurn Software) - StarBurn CD/DVD/Blu-Ray/HD-DVD Burning, Grabbing and Mastering Toolkit for Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Longhorn
  • Xalan-C_1_10.dll (by Apache Software Foundation) - Xalan-C++ Version 1.10.0 (Dynamic Link Library for Xalan-C++ Version 1.10.0)
  • XalanMessages_1_10.dll
  • xerces-c_2_7.dll (by Apache Software Foundation) - Xerces-C Version 2.7.0 (Shared Library for Xerces-C Version 2.7.0)
  • ReportPosterDLL.dll - ACD Systems ReportPosterDLL (ReportPosterDLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • ACDSeeQVPro9.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'ACDSeePro90ShowPicturesOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'ACDSee Pro 9.AutoPlayHandler' and the action verb 'Open.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • acdIDInTouch2.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named 1.
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • ACDSeeCommanderPro9.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'ACDSeeCommanderPro9' and executes as C:\Program Files\ACD Systems\ACDSee Pro\9.0\ACDSeeCommanderPro9.exe.
  • acdIDInTouch2.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'ACDSeeCommanderPro10' and executes as C:\Program Files\ACD Systems\ACDSee Pro\10.0\ACDSeeCommanderPro10.exe.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • acdIDInTouch2.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ACPW09EN' which loads as "C:\Program Files\ACD Systems\ACDSee Pro\9.0\acdIDInTouch2.exe".

How do I remove ACDSee Pro 9?

You can uninstall ACDSee Pro 9 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 ACDSee Pro 9, 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 ACDSee Pro 9.

Win 7 (SP1) 46%
Win 7 7%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.66%
Windows 10 46.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 36.59%
Windows 7 Ultimate 34.15%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.76%
Windows 7 Professional 7.32%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 4.88%
Windows 10 Home 2.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.62%
  Germany 9.62%
  Poland 3.85%
  Russia 3.85%
  UA 3.85%
  Austria 1.92%
  United Kingdom 1.92%
  Iran 1.92%
  Italy 1.92%
  MA 1.92%
  Netherlands 1.92%
  Saudi Arabia 1.92%
  Sweden 1.92%
  Thailand 1.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 22.58%
Hewlett-Packard 22.58%
Dell 16.13%
ASUS 16.13%
Samsung 6.45%
MSI 6.45%
Lenovo 3.23%
Alienware 3.23%
Common models
HP ProBook 4730s 5.41%
ASUSTeK X550CC 5.41%
Micro-Star P35 Platinum(M... 5.41%
Samsung R59P/R60P/R61P 2.70%
Samsung R530/R730 2.70%
Micro-Star MSI Notebook X... 2.70%

About (from ACD Systems Ltd)

ACD Systems is one of the largest and most respected independent digital image editing and management companies in the world.
Publisher URL: www.acdsee.com


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