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What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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Average installed length: 273.03 days

Color Cop 5.4.3

What is Color Cop?  (from Jay Prall)

Color Cop is a multi-purpose color picker for web designers and programmers. It features an eyedropper, magnifier, variable magnification levels, 3 by 3 and 5 by 5 average sampling, snap to websafe, color history, and a 42 color complementary palette. Color Cop will convert RGB decimal values to Hexadecimal color codes...  Read more


Color Cop 5.4.3 is a program developed by Jay Prall. 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 main program executable is ColorCop.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 817.26 KB (836,879 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 55% of users of Color Cop come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.prall.net/re/?ColorCop_publish
Help link: www.prall.net/re/?ColorCop_support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Color_Cop\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Color_Cop\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 817.26 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Color Cop 5.4.3

Program executable:ColorCop.exe
Name:Color Cop
multi-purpose color picker
Path:C:\Program Files\Color_Cop\ColorCop.exe
Additional files:
  • ColorCop.exe - Color Cop (multi-purpose color picker)
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ColorCop.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DAA3C550-C24D-4675-931A-5BF9D7B69D4B}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Color Cop?

You can uninstall Color Cop 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 Color Cop 5.4.3, 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 Color Cop.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.65%
Windows 10 33.00%
Windows Vista 6.16%
Windows XP 4.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.25%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.00%
Windows 7 Professional 14.50%
Windows 8.1 6.50%
Windows 10 Home 5.75%
Windows 10 Pro 5.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.56%
  United Kingdom 4.37%
  Netherlands 3.37%
  Australia 3.17%
  Italy 2.78%
  India 2.58%
  Canada 2.58%
  France 2.18%
  Belgium 1.98%
  Brazil 1.59%
  Spain 1.59%
  Hungary 1.19%
  Korea 0.99%
  South Africa 0.79%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 32.40%
Hewlett-Packard 28.00%
ASUS 10.80%
Acer 8.40%
Toshiba 4.40%
Samsung 3.60%
Lenovo 2.80%
American Megatrends 1.60%
Intel 1.60%
MSI 1.20%
Common models
Dell XPS 8300 2.19%
Dell Inspiron 620 2.19%
ASUS All Series 2.19%
Acer Aspire 5560 2.19%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.19%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.19%


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