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Should I remove Canon MP Navigator EX?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,438
United States Rank #1,976
Reach 0.4768%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.60 days
578.33 days >
Average installed length: 303.87 days

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Canon MP Navigator EX 3.0

What is Canon MP Navigator EX?

Canon MP Navigator EX 3.0 for Windows allows you to scan, save, and print photos and documents. You can also edit images, or attach images to email using this application software.


A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is mpnex30.exe. The software installer includes 41 files and is usually about 72.32 MB (75,831,288 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.usa.canon.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Canon\MP Navigator EX 3.0
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Canon\MP Navigator EX 3.0\Maint.exe" /UninstallRemove C:\Program Files\Canon\MP Navigator EX 3.0\uninst.ini
Estimated size: 72.32 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Canon MP Navigator EX 3.0

Program executable:mpnex30.exe
Name:MP Navigator EX
Canon MP Navigator EX
Path:C:\Program Files\canon\mp navigator ex 3.0\mpnex30.exe
Canon MP Navigator enables the scanning of documents, photos and/or access images on a memory card or PC. MP Navigator allows instant editing, saving or printing of the scanned images. Canon MP Navigator is supported on all popular...
Additional files:
  • mpnclng.dll - Kopírování v programu MP Navigator EX (mpnclng)
  • Maint.exe - Canon IJ Utility Uninstaller (MAINT)
  • IndexModule.dll - Canon Inc. IndexModule (IndexModule)
  • imglng.dll - Afbeelding corrigeren (imglng)
  • cnpacnoc.dll - Rosetta Stone Engine (cn_ocr)
  • cnpactoc.dll - ct_ocr
  • cnpajaoc.dll - cnjapaoc
  • cnpakroc.dll - cnpakroc
  • cocr.dll - Cocr
  • mpncopy.exe - MP Navigator EX
  • mpnfexp.dll - MP Navigator EX FileExporter
  • mpnfimp.dll - MP Navigator EX FileImporter
  • mpnfldt.dll - MP Navigator EX FolderTree
  • mpnlng.dll - mpnlng
  • mpnscmgr.dll - MP Navigator EX Search Manager
  • uinstrsc.dll - Canon UINSTRSC (UINSTRSC)
  • mpnplib.dll - MP Navigator (MP Navigator EX PictureLibrary)
  • MPNScan.dll - MPNScan
  • mpnsmgr.dll - MP Navigator ScanManager
  • stad.dll - Canon RACS (Canon unified scanning image processing)
  • FDP.dll - Canon FDP (FDP)
  • ImageFix.dll - ImageFix
  • cnpapgmg.dll - IR-SDK (cnpapgmg)
  • pafcv2.dll - pafcv2
  • rdd20.dll - rdd20
  • rdd20cn.dll
  • rdd20ct.dll
  • rdd20kr.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Autoplay Handlers
  • imglng.dll is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'MediaDirectPlayCDAudioOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'AudioCD' and the action verb 'PlayWithMediaDirect.
  • mpnex30.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'CanonMPNEX30PictureOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'MPNavigatorEX30.AutoplayHandler' and the action verb 'open.
Scheduled Task
  • mpnex30.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{ED422814-BB58-4B7B-B1F5-A2F5B9FF2419}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • mpnex30.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Canon\MP Navigator EX 3.0\mpnex30.exe'.

How do I remove Canon MP Navigator EX?

You can uninstall Canon MP Navigator EX 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 MP Navigator EX 3.0, 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 MP Navigator EX.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.03%
Windows 10 23.95%
Windows Vista 7.67%
Windows XP 6.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.06%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.55%
Windows 7 Professional 8.74%
Windows 10 Home 7.45%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.22%
Windows 8.1 6.10%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.12%
  Germany 10.80%
  France 6.15%
  United Kingdom 5.76%
  Netherlands 3.97%
  Australia 3.52%
  Italy 2.97%
  Canada 2.18%
  Japan 1.73%
  Indonesia 1.68%
  Austria 1.63%
  Belgium 1.61%
  Malaysia 1.51%
  Sweden 1.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.07%
Acer 20.54%
Dell 20.20%
ASUS 9.97%
Toshiba 8.60%
Samsung 3.66%
Lenovo 2.67%
Intel 1.50%
American Megatrends 1.26%
Medion 1.09%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.45%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.51%
ASUS All Series 3.58%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.11%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.87%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.29%

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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Christianaover a year ago
How are scanned items removed from Navigator when no longer needed?