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Should I remove Canon Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
85% remove it15% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #641
United States Rank #775
Reach 1.0555%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.93 days
410.81 days >
Average installed length: 215.85 days


6.2.0 0.01%
6.1.0 0.02%
6.0.3 0.02%
6.0.2 0.03%
6.0.1 0.01%
6.0.0 0.03%
5.5.0 0.94%
5.4.0 0.57%
5.3.1 0.55%
5.3.0 0.01%
5.2.0 3.07%
5.1.0 1.32%
5.0.1 0.82%
5.0.0 0.65%
4.4.0 0.29%
4.3.0 2.18%
4.2.0 19.71%
4.1.0 24.34%
4.0.0 45.44%

Typically installed together

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Canon Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program

What is Canon Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program?  (from Canon)

For development and marketing of products that better meet customer needs, Canon requests that the information below, recorded in your printer, be collected on your computer and sent to Canon through the Internet. Information will be sent to Canon through the Internet after three months, after six months, and then semi...  Read more


Canon Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program is a program developed by Canon. The most used version is 4.0.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The main program executable is ijplmui.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 16 files and is usually about 1.39 MB (1,455,467 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 44% of users of Canon Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.usa.canon.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\canon\ijplm
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Canon\IJPLM\SETUP.EXE -R
Estimated size: 1.39 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Canon Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program

Program executable:ijplmui.exe
Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program
Path:C:\Program Files\canon\ijplm\ijplmui.exe
Additional files:
  • cnmpu.dll - Canon Inkjet Printer Driver for Microsoft Windows (Inkjet Port Utility module)
  • cnmpu2.dll - Network Port Utility module
  • cnmwsd.dll - Inkjet Port Utility module for WSD
  • cnwbcldevice.dll - Canon IJ administrative tools common library (device service library)
  • cnwbclpicott.dll - P-I-command translator transmitter
  • cnwbclxmlpxd.dll - XML parser extended
  • ijplmcom.dll - PIXMA Extended Survey Program (PIXMA Extended Survey Program Communication Module)
  • cnwbclpli.dll - pipsPli
  • setup.exe - IJPLMINST (Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program Installer)
  • IJPLML64.DLL - IJPLMLIB (Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program Library)
  • ijplmsvc.exe - IJPLMSVC (Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program Service)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • ijplmsvc.exe runs as a service named 'Canon Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program' (IJPLMSVC) "Collects log data from the IJ printer and manages data transmission.".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.23 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000616756%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00005274%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00000894%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:14,862
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:2.49 KB
435.61 KB average

How do I remove Canon Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program?

You can uninstall Canon Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program 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 Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program, 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 Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program.

Win 10 51%
Win 7 (SP1) 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 85%
Keep it 15%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 51.04%
Windows 7 43.32%
Windows Vista 3.33%
Windows XP 2.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.31%
Windows 10 Home 22.57%
Windows 8.1 12.04%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.50%
Windows 7 Professional 7.90%
Windows 10 Pro 7.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.33%
  Germany 11.35%
  United Kingdom 6.27%
  France 5.13%
  Italy 4.54%
  Canada 3.23%
  Netherlands 3.01%
  Australia 2.62%
  Austria 1.31%
  Belgium 1.31%
  Sweden 1.10%
  Indonesia 0.85%
  Spain 0.78%
  Norway 0.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.71%
Acer 20.28%
Dell 17.11%
ASUS 11.95%
Toshiba 7.44%
Lenovo 4.99%
Medion 3.61%
Samsung 3.11%
Intel 0.85%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.43%
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HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.55%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.52%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.47%
HP 15 Notebook PC 3.30%

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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