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Action Scanner


Action Scanner is a program developed by Action Learning Systems. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is actionscan.exe. The software installer includes 12 files and is usually about 18.71 MB (19,619,815 bytes). A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows XP. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.actionlearningsystems.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Action Scanner
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{36E3CB4C-330F-4427-817D-38DC86BF3FF5}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 18.71 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Action Scanner

Program executable:actionscan.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Action Scanner\actionscan.exe
Additional files:
  • gdpicturepro.ocx (by gdpicture.com) - GdPicture ToolKit 3.x Pro Edition (GdPicture ToolKit 3.x Pro Edition)
  • ChilkatFtp2.dll (by Chilkat Software) - Chilkat FTP2 (Chilkat FTP ActiveX Component)
  • iSEDQuickPDF.dll (by SEDTech (Pty)) - iSEDQuickPDF
  • csXImage.ocx (by Chestysoft)
  • GDIPLUS.DLL (by Microsoft) - Microsoft GDI+
  • MSVBVM60.DLL (by Microsoft) - Visual Basic (Visual Basic Virtual Machine)
  • msvcr71.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • vfp9r.dll - Microsoft Visual FoxPro (Microsoft Visual FoxPro 9.0 SP2 Runtime Library)
  • VFP9RENU.DLL - Microsoft Visual FoxPro 9.0 SP2 Runtime Library Resources
  • vfp9t.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • actionscan.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Action Scanner\actionscan.exe'.

How do I remove Action Scanner?

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

Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
Windows XP
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%


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