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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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United States Rank #18,704
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9.0.35 2.27%
9.0.34 97.73%

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ACDSee for PENTAX 3.0

What is ACDSee for PENTAX?

ACDSee is a image organizer, viewer, and RAW / image editor programs for Microsoft Windows. ACDSee's main features are speed, lossless RAW/image editing, image batch processing, metadata (Exif/IPTC), with support to edit/embed metadata in image files, rating, keywords, and categories, and geotagging/GPS support. Judging the image quality of a picture is fast due to next/previous image caching, fast image/RAW decoding and support for one-click toggling between 100% and fit screen zoom mode anywhere inside the image. For professional, users most of ACDSee's features can be accessed via keyboard.


The most used version is 9.0.34, 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. 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 main program executable is ACDSee9.exe. The software installer includes 46 files and is usually about 35.37 MB (37,091,000 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acdsee.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ACD Systems\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{92022F8E-2E55-4A16-88EB-B4778B35E942}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 35.37 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ACDSee for PENTAX 3.0

Program executable:ACDSee9.exe
Name:ACDSee 9.0
ACDSee 9 Photo Manager
Path:C:\Program Files\ACD Systems\ACDSee\9.0\ACDSee9.exe
Additional files:
  • ACDSeePro 2.5 divu2009.exe - ACDSee Pro 2.5 Photo Manager
  • ACDInTouch71U.dll - ACDInTouch Dynamic Link Library (ACDInTouch DLL)
  • HighMAT.dll - HIghMAT Dynamic Link Library
  • HighMATU.dll
  • VCDWizardDLL.dll
  • ACDCLClient33U.dll - ACD Systems ACDCLClient (ACDCLClient)
  • ShellIntMgr51U.dll - ACD Systems ShellIntMgr (ShellIntMgr)
  • ACDSeeQV.exe - ACDSee Quick View (ACDSee 9 Photo Manager)
  • ACDSeeSR.exe - ACDSee Showroom
  • ACDSeeSR.exe.dll
  • ACDSeeInTouch2.exe - ACDSee InTouch
  • BaseSlideshow.exe - ACD Slide Show
  • D3DBaseSlideShow.exe - ACD Slideshow
  • OldBaseSlideShow.exe
  • ACDSee9.exe - ACDSee 9.0
  • ACDSeeQV.exe.dll - Quick View (The Resource DLL file for Quick View)
  • ACDSee14.exe - ACDSee 14
  • ACDSeeQV14.exe
  • ACDSeeSR14.exe
  • ACDSee9.exe.dll - ACDSee (ACDSee Application)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Autoplay Handlers
  • ACDSeeQV.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'ACDSeeShowPicturesOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'ACDSee.AutoPlayHandler' and the action verb 'Open.
  • ACDSeeQV14.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'ACDSee14ShowPicturesOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'ACDSee 14.AutoPlayHandler' and the action verb 'Open.
2 Scheduled Tasks
  • ACDSee9.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F9CC05A8-A204-47BB-B708-CDC718B84498}' (runs on registration).
  • ACDSeeSR.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E8AA92CC-A2CE-4120-B04A-59D765524BD3}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • ACDSeeInTouch2.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ACSW14DE' which loads as "C:\Program Files\ACD Systems\ACDSee\14.0\ACDSeeInTouch2.exe" /pid ACSW14DE.

How do I remove ACDSee for PENTAX?

You can uninstall ACDSee for PENTAX 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 for PENTAX 3.0, 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 ACDSee for PENTAX.

Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win Vista 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 44.52%
Windows Vista 23.55%
Windows 10 22.26%
Windows XP 9.68%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.46%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 19.34%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.18%
Windows 8.1 8.20%
Windows 10 Home 7.87%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.21%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.62%
  Germany 12.07%
  France 8.62%
  Australia 6.61%
  Canada 6.32%
  United Kingdom 6.32%
  Italy 3.74%
  Sweden 2.59%
  Austria 2.59%
  Spain 2.01%
  Japan 1.44%
  Netherlands 1.44%
  Taiwan 1.15%
  UA 1.15%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.32%
Acer 19.70%
Dell 14.14%
ASUS 10.10%
Toshiba 5.05%
Medion 3.03%
Lenovo 2.53%
American Megatrends 2.02%
Intel 1.52%
NEC 1.01%
Sahara 1.01%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard Compaq CQ... 5.97%
Dell XPS 8300 2.99%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.99%
HP G60 Notebook PC 2.24%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 2.24%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.24%

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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