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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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United States Rank #7,992
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2.52.1407.0166 1.25%
2.47.1407.0161 0.28%
2.45.1405.0159 4.87%
2.35.1402.0148 19.50%
2.30.1306.0142 2.37%
2.25.1301.0137 4.74%
2.23.1301.40135 11.00%
2.22.1301.5034 2.92%
2.16.1207.40127 34.82%
2.10.1205.0120 0.28%
2.8.1203.0118 7.80%
2.5.1107.0113 9.75% 0.42%

Alcor Micro PCIE Card Reader

What is Alcor Micro PCIE Card Reader?

This package installs the software (Media Card reader driver) .


Alcor Micro PCIE Card Reader is a program developed by Alcor Micro. The most used version is 2.16.1207.40127, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 1.07 MB (1,125,938 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 56% of users of Alcor Micro PCIE Card Reader come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.alcormicro.com.tw
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AmPcieDrv\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A10D9387-EE6F-4CE6-AAD4-C529206946ED}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 1.07 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Alcor Micro PCIE Card Reader

  • AmPeStor.sys - Alocr Micro PCIE Card Reader Driver
  • AmPeStor.dll - Alcor Micro Driver Coinstaller
  • AmPeStor2.dll

How do I remove Alcor Micro PCIE Card Reader?

You can uninstall Alcor Micro PCIE Card Reader 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 Alcor Micro PCIE Card Reader, 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 Alcor Micro PCIE Card Reader.

Win 10 93%
Win 8.1 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 93.59%
Windows 7 6.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 31.52%
Windows 10 Home 30.54%
Windows 10 Pro 12.55%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 8.51%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 5.30%
Windows 7 Professional 5.30%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.49% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.49%
  France 6.87%
  Italy 6.11%
  Mexico 3.16%
  Australia 2.62%
  Norway 1.64%
  United Kingdom 1.53%
  Canada 1.53%
  Germany 1.42%
  Spain 1.31%
  Singapore 1.20%
  Netherlands 1.20%
  Philippines 0.98%
  Colombia 0.87%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 51.05%
Toshiba 48.95%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite E45-B 16.43%
ASUSTeK N501VW 16.29%
TOSHIBA Satellite E45t-B 10.96%
TOSHIBA Satellite L45-B 8.57%
ASUSTeK UX302LG 7.16%
ASUSTeK UX302LA 5.48%

About (from Alcor Micro Corp.)

Established in 1996, Alcor Micro Corporation is a Taiwan based, fabless IC Design Company with operations located globally.
Publisher URL: www.alcormicro.com


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