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9% remove it91% keep it
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Average installed length: 332.77 days


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Canon Camera Support Core Library

What is Canon Camera Support Core Library?

This program is included in the software suite associated with various models of Canon Cameras. It provides the core library components for the camera to interface with the computers software and device drivers. It is required for various Canon installed software applications to properly function.


The primary executable is named CDPROC.exe. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 1.48 MB (1,556,474 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: software.canon-europe.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Canon\CSCLIB
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Canon\UIW\\Uninst.exe" "C:\Program Files\Canon\CSCLIB\Uninst.ini"
Estimated size: 1.48 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Canon Camera Support Core Library

Program executable:CDPROC.exe
Name:Canon Digital Camera Support Library
Canon Digital Camera SDK CDPROC EXE
Path:C:\Program Files\Canon\CSCLIB\CDPROC.exe
Additional files:
  • CDPROC.exe - Canon Digital Camera Support Library (Canon Digital Camera SDK CDPROC EXE)
  • CDPTPCLS.dll - Canon Digital Camera SDK PTP dll
  • CDPROCMN.exe
  • CUSTOMINSTALL.DLL - CALServer (Custom module for CALServer installer/uninstaller)
  • EWatch.exe
  • IWrap.dll - Canon Digital Camera Communication Library
  • Setup.dll - Universal Installer (Core installation module for Universal Installer)
  • Uninst.exe - Uninstaller core UI module for Universal Installer
  • UninstRsc.dll - Uninstaller resource file for Universal Installer

How do I remove Canon Camera Support Core Library?

You can uninstall Canon Camera Support Core Library 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 Canon Camera Support Core Library, 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 Canon Camera Support Core Library.

Win XP 39%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 40.73%
Windows 7 36.07%
Windows 10 12.98%
Windows Vista 10.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 40.30%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.05%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.35%
Windows 7 Professional 5.98%
Windows 10 Home 5.71%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.31%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.51% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.51%
  Germany 8.68%
  Canada 6.07%
  United Kingdom 5.52%
  France 3.46%
  Italy 3.42%
  Australia 2.31%
  Netherlands 2.31%
  Belgium 1.71%
  Israel 1.28%
  Spain 1.24%
  Sweden 0.81%
  Japan 0.81%
  Poland 0.68%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.88%
Hewlett-Packard 20.70%
Acer 11.22%
Intel 8.90%
American Megatrends 6.77%
ASUS 5.03%
Toshiba 3.87%
Sahara 3.77%
Lenovo 1.16%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.04%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.45%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.65%
Dell Dell XPS420 2.39%
Dell MM061 2.39%

About Canon

Canon is a manufacture of imaging and optical products, including cameras, camcorders, photocopiers, steppers and computer printers.
Publisher URL: www.canon.com


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