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Should I remove Canon Personal Printing Guide?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
18% remove it82% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,955
United States Rank #2,175
Reach 0.1370%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.93 days
765.06 days >
Average installed length: 401.98 days


VersionDistribution 25.36% 31.32% 43.32%

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Canon Personal Printing Guide

What is Canon Personal Printing Guide?

The Personal Printing Guide is a digital manual installed with the Canon DIGITAL CAMERA Manuals Disk that are included with various models. It provides usage details as well as printing and connectivity information.


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 6.03 MB (6,317,763 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.usa.canon.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Canon\Personal Printing Guide
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Canon\UIW\\Uninst.exe" "C:\Program Files\Canon\Personal Printing Guide\Uninst.ini"
Estimated size: 6.03 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Canon Personal Printing Guide

  • 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 Personal Printing Guide?

You can uninstall Canon Personal Printing Guide 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 Personal Printing Guide, 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 Personal Printing Guide.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.08%
Windows Vista 16.70%
Windows 10 11.94%
Windows XP 9.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 46.94%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 14.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.30%
Windows 7 Professional 8.70%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.64%
Windows 10 Home 5.23%

Distribution by countryGeography

82.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 82.38%
  Canada 6.78%
  Australia 3.56%
  United Kingdom 0.85%
  Iran 0.80%
  India 0.68%
  New Zealand 0.63%
  Israel 0.53%
  Malaysia 0.36%
  Taiwan 0.31%
  Singapore 0.27%
  Brazil 0.24%
  Hong Kong 0.17%
  Thailand 0.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 35.50%
Hewlett-Packard 32.78%
Toshiba 9.93%
Acer 9.32%
Intel 2.55%
ASUS 2.44%
Lenovo 1.28%
American Megatrends 1.00%
Gateway 0.55%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.74%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.94%
Dell Inspiron 530 3.77%
TOSHIBA Satellite A505 3.09%
HP G60 Notebook PC 2.86%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.74%

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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