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Should I remove Color Network ScanGear Ver.?

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Color Network ScanGear Ver.2.21


Color Network ScanGear Ver.2.21 is a program developed by Canon. 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 SgTool.exe. The software installer includes 23 files and is usually about 4.37 MB (4,583,705 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 35% of users of Color Network ScanGear Ver. come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.usa.canon.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Canon\Color Network ScanGear\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\Driver\11\INTEL3~1\IDriver.exe /M{8EDF23FC-A3FE-4E0F-8FBB-DEB0439D0A44} UNINSTALL
Estimated size: 4.37 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Color Network ScanGear Ver.2.21

Program executable:SgTool.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Canon\Color Network ScanGear\SgTool.exe
Additional files:
  • Sgcpca.dll - NetSpot Suite (NetSpot Suite Core Module)
  • SgSrvc.dll
  • SgTrans.dll
  • SGTCL.dll - SGTCL Module
  • GPrdd.dll - IR-SDK (GPrdd)
  • nitcore.dll - nitcore
  • SgTool.exe - SGTOOL
  • CpcaCodec.dll
  • EnoJBIG.dll
  • EnoJPEG.dll
  • lfbmp11n.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - LEADTOOLS(r) DLL for Win32
  • LFCMP11n.DLL (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfdxf11N.dll
  • lffax11n.dll
  • lfjbg11n.dll
  • lflmb11n.dll
  • lfpcx11n.dll
  • lftif11n.dll
  • LTDIS11n.dll
  • ltfil11n.DLL
  • ltimg11n.dll
  • ltkrn11n.dll
  • Lvkrn11n.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • SgTool.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Canon\Color Network ScanGear\SgTool.exe'.

How do I remove Color Network ScanGear Ver.?

Quickly and completely remove Color Network ScanGear Ver.2.21 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Color Network ScanGear Ver. 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Color Network ScanGear Ver.2.21, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Network ScanGear Ver..

Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 42.59%
Windows XP 38.89%
Windows Vista 12.96%
Windows 8 5.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 37.04%
Windows 7 Professional 24.07%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.56%
Windows Vista Home Basic 5.56%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.21% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.21%
  India 12.68%
  Italy 5.63%
  France 4.23%
  Croatia 4.23%
  Poland 2.82%
  Romania 2.82%
  Saudi Arabia 2.82%
  Thailand 2.82%
  Belgium 1.41%
  Brazil 1.41%
  CD 1.41%
  CM 1.41%
  Czech Republic 1.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.66%
Hewlett-Packard 17.02%
Intel 14.89%
Acer 10.64%
Toshiba 8.51%
American Megatrends 6.38%
Sahara 4.26%
Lenovo 4.26%
Sony 2.13%
Compaq 2.13%
ASUS 2.13%
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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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