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8.2.200 83.33%
1.00.0000 16.67%

Alchemy Search

What is Alchemy Search?  (from Captaris)

Failure to find critical documents quickly can impact audits and trigger lawsuits. Manually searching page by page for specific content can take hundreds of hours. This problem multiplies when an organization must gather related content from disparate line-of-business applications. Further, you may incur penalties if y...  Read more


Alchemy Search is a software program developed by Captaris. The most common release is 8.2.200, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 96 files and is usually about 51.81 MB (54,324,347 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 89% of users of Alchemy Search come from the United States, it is also popular in Taiwan and Egypt.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Captaris.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IMR\AlchemySearch\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{0D763899-4BFF-4912-B8C6-D6598A7C9B32}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 51.81 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Alchemy Search

  • AlBatch.exe - Alchemy® (Alchemy Batch Module)
  • AuAdvApi.dll - Alchemy Advanced API for Windows
  • AuApi.exe - Alchemy API for Windows
  • AuApiX.dll
  • AuApp.dll - Alchemy Application Logic
  • AuCrypt.dll - Alchemy Encryption Module
  • AuFrameX.dll - Alchemy API Frame Control
  • AuRC.dll - Alchemy Resources Module
  • ausearch.exe - Alchemy Search Module
  • AuServer.dll - Alchemy Database Engine
  • AuTreeX.dll - Alchemy API TreeView Control
  • AuUtils.dll - Alchemy Utilities
  • AuViewX.dll - Alchemy API Viewer Control
  • AuVwrCAD.dll - Alchemy CAD Viewer (OpenDWG)
  • AuVwrDCM.dll - Alchemy DICOM Viewer
  • AuVwrDoc.dll - Alchemy Document Viewer
  • AuVwrHTM.dll - Alchemy HTML Viewer
  • AuVwrMpi.dll - Alchemy Message Viewer
  • AuVwrMsg.dll
  • AuVwrPix.dll - Alchemy Image Viewer
  • AuVwrRsf.dll - RSF Viewer
  • AuVwrStp.dll - AuStpVwr
  • AuVwrTxt.dll - Text Viewer
  • CadVwr.dll - CAD Viewer

How do I remove Alchemy Search?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win 10 25%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows 10 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 41.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Windows 10 Enterprise 8.33%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.33%
Windows 10 Home 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

88.89% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 88.89%
  Taiwan 5.56%
  Egypt 5.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 41.67%
Hewlett-Packard 41.67%
Sony 8.33%
Lenovo 8.33%
Common models
Sony SVS13A15GWB 8.33%
LENOVO 20B20011US 8.33%
HP ZBook 15 G2 8.33%
HP Z600 Workstation 8.33%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 8.33%
HP Compaq 6000 Pro MT PC 8.33%


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