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1% remove it99% keep it
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VersionDistribution 33.33% 66.67%

ArtistScope Web Reader

What is ArtistScope Web Reader?  (from ArtistScope)

The ArtistScope Site Protection System (ASPS) is a two-part solution that provides the most secure web-viewing environment possible. Nothing is left unprotected to copy or exploit with the ASPS filter running server side to deliver encrypted content to the ASPS Web Browser on the user's computer.


ArtistScope Web Reader is a software program developed by ArtistScope. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named ArtisReader.exe. The setup package generally installs about 14 files and is usually about 36.65 MB (38,432,192 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). While about 67% of users of ArtistScope Web Reader come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.artistscope.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ArtistScope\ArtisReader
Uninstaller: "C:\windows\ArtistScope Web Reader\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\ArtistScope\ArtisReader\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"
Estimated size: 36.65 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ArtistScope Web Reader

Program executable:ArtisReader.exe
Name:ArtistScope Web Reader
ArtistScope's secure browsing platform
Path:C:\Program Files\ArtistScope\ArtisReader\ArtisReader.exe
Additional files:
  • npArtisLauncher5.dll - ArtistScope Web Reader Launcher 5 (ArtistScope Web Reader Launcher 5 v1.1.4)
  • npArtisLauncher.dll - ArtistScope Web Reader Launcher (ArtistScope Web Reader Launcher v1.1.3)
  • ArtisReader.exe - ArtistScope Web Reader (ArtistScope's secure browsing platform)
  • ArtisLauncher.ocx - ArtistScope Web Reader Launcher
  • ArtisLauncher64.ocx
  • libcef.dll - Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) Dynamic Link Library
  • icudt.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • libGLESv2.dll - ANGLE libGLESv2 Dynamic Link Library
  • libEGL.dll - ANGLE libEGL Dynamic Link Library
  • avcodec-53.dll
  • avformat-53.dll
  • avutil-51.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Google Chrome Plugins
  • npArtisLauncher5.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npArtisLauncher5.dll'.
  • npArtisLauncher.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npArtisLauncher.dll'.
2 Mozilla Plugins
  • npArtisLauncher5.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'ArtistScope Web Reader Launcher 5' with a plugin key of '@artistscope.com/ArtistScope Web Reader Launcher 5' for all users of the PC.
  • npArtisLauncher.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'ArtistScope Web Reader Launcher' with a plugin key of '@artistscope.com/ArtistScope Web Reader Launcher' for all users of the PC.

How do I remove ArtistScope Web Reader?

Quickly and completely remove ArtistScope Web Reader from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ArtistScope Web 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ArtistScope Web Reader, 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 ArtistScope Web Reader.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by ArtistScope Web Reader you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  Canada 33.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 33.33%
Acer 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L775D 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 33.33%
Acer Aspire 5810T 33.33%


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