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What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,993
United States Rank #1,646
Reach 0.3321%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.96 days
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Average installed length: 340.41 days


VersionDistribution 37.08% 62.92%

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Canon Utilities RemoteCapture Task for ZoomBrowser EX

What is Canon Utilities RemoteCapture Task for ZoomBrowser EX?  (from Canon)

Remote Capture allows users to operate compatible Canon digital cameras remotely via USB or FireWire. ZoomBrowser EX, as well as managing images shot using a digital camera, also enables you to take full advantage of your camera's built-in functions. Not only does ZoomBrowser EX provide a simple straightforward proce...  Read more


Canon Utilities RemoteCapture Task for ZoomBrowser EX is a program developed by Canon. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is rctask.exe. The software installer includes 51 files and is usually about 9.29 MB (9,741,984 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 56% of users of Canon Utilities RemoteCapture Task for ZoomBrowser EX come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.usa.canon.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Canon\CameraWindow\RemoteCaptureTask DC
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Canon\UIW\\Uninst.exe" "C:\Program Files\Canon\CameraWindow\RemoteCaptureTask DC\Uninst.ini"
Estimated size: 9.29 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Canon Utilities RemoteCapture Task for ZoomBrowser EX

Program executable:rctask.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\canon\camerawindow\remotecapturetask dc\rctask.exe
Additional files:
  • canonIHL.dll - Canon Digital Camera Image Handling Library
  • PspropSt.dll - Canon Digital Camra Comon Library(PsPropSt) (PsPropSt DLL)
  • rcPropSt.dll - Canon Digital Camra Comon Library(rcPropSt) (rcPropSt DLL)
  • deImg110.dll - Canon Digital Camera Support Library (deImg110)
  • deImg404.dll - deImg404
  • deImgP01.dll - deImgP01
  • deImgT10.dll - Canon Digital Camera Development Library
  • deImgT2X.dll
  • DeImgT31.dll - Canon Digital Camera Developing Library
  • deImgT32.dll
  • deImgT40.dll
  • deImgT41.dll
  • deImgT50.dll
  • deImgT60.dll
  • deImgT70.dll
  • deImgT71.dll
  • rcDcd.dll - Canon Digital Camera File Decording Library
  • rcParse.dll - Canon Digital Camera File Parsing Library
  • rdDcd.dll - PSDK Picture View Decoder - This software is based in part on the work of the Independent JPEG Group.
  • rdParse.dll - Canon Digital Camera file parsing library
  • cdsdk2ap.dll - Canon Digital Camera Twain Driver (Canon Twain Data Management module)
  • CRemSDK.dll - Canon Remote Capture Task SDK
  • deImgT72.dll - Canon Camera Support Library
  • rcDvlp.dll
  • rdDvlp.dll - Canon Camera Support library (Canon Camera Support File)
  • CALIB.dll - Canon Camera Access Library (CAL Client Library)
  • DPPLibCom.dll - DPP Libray Communicator
  • CustomInstall.dll - CameraWindow DVC Ver6 (Custom module for CameraWindow DVC Ver6 installer/uninstaller)
  • comndlg.dll - Canon Digital Camera (Canon Digital Camera User Interface)
  • deImg137.dll - CANON deImg137 (deImg137)
  • deImg139.dll - CANON deImg139 (deImg139)
  • deImg140.dll - CANON deImg140 (deImg140)
  • deImgP02.dll - CANON deImgP02 (deImgP02)
  • deImgP03.dll - CANON deImgP03 (deImgP03)
  • deImgP04.dll - CANON deImgP04 (deImgP04)

How do I remove Canon Utilities RemoteCapture Task for ZoomBrowser EX?

You can uninstall Canon Utilities RemoteCapture Task for ZoomBrowser 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 Utilities RemoteCapture Task for ZoomBrowser EX, 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 Utilities RemoteCapture Task for ZoomBrowser EX.

Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.89%
Windows Vista 21.55%
Windows 10 15.15%
Windows XP 11.42%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.28%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 18.17%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.22%
Windows 7 Professional 8.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.55%
Windows 10 Home 6.47%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.30% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.30%
  Germany 9.83%
  Canada 5.39%
  United Kingdom 4.74%
  France 2.69%
  Australia 2.52%
  Italy 2.45%
  Netherlands 1.86%
  Belgium 1.13%
  Finland 1.03%
  Sweden 0.85%
  Japan 0.84%
  Israel 0.82%
  Austria 0.73%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.34%
Hewlett-Packard 27.50%
Acer 11.97%
Toshiba 6.97%
ASUS 4.16%
Medion 3.76%
Intel 3.66%
American Megatrends 1.89%
Lenovo 1.13%
Samsung 1.00%
Sahara 0.87%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.90%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.63%
Dell Inspiron 530 5.16%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 3.05%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.31%
Dell Dell XPS420 2.31%

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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