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Should I remove CopySafe PDF?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0011%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.43 days
189.60 days >
Average installed length: 99.62 days


VersionDistribution 4.76% 95.24%

CopySafe PDF

What is CopySafe PDF?  (from ArtistScope)

CopySafe PDF is by far the most secure solution for eBooks and PDF documents. With the most effective protection from all methods of copy and capture, plus total control management over your readers, you now have the perfect tool for protecting mission critical data and your livelihood.


CopySafe PDF is a software program developed by ArtistScope. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 1.88 MB (1,969,568 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 71% of users of CopySafe PDF come from Philippines, it is also popular in the United States and Iran.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.artistscope.com
Installation folder: C:\windows\copysafe pdf
Uninstaller: "C:\Windows\CopySafe PDF\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\CopySafe PDF\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"
Estimated size: 1.88 MB

Program filesFiles installed by CopySafe PDF

  • uninstall.exe - Setup Factory 7.0 Runtime (Setup Application)
  • PDFDisplayOCX.ocx

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F79FA80B-1467-44F5-A370-C61E2FD060FF}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove CopySafe PDF?

You can uninstall CopySafe PDF 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 CopySafe PDF, 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 CopySafe PDF.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win 10 5%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.19%
Windows XP 19.05%
Windows 10 4.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 47.62%
Microsoft Windows XP 19.05%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%
Windows 7 Starter 4.76%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.76%
Windows 7 Professional 4.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.83% of installs come from Philippines
Which countries install it?
  Philippines 70.83%
  United States 16.67%
  Iran 4.17%
  Canada 4.17%
  Saudi Arabia 4.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 47.06%
Hewlett-Packard 17.65%
Lenovo 5.88%
Toshiba 5.88%
ASUS 5.88%
Sony 5.88%
Dell 5.88%
American Megatrends 5.88%
Common models
Acer AOD270 13.33%
TOSHIBA Satellite E305 6.67%
Sony VPCEA35FG 6.67%
LENOVO IdeaPad Z470... 6.67%
HP Mini 110-3500 6.67%
HP Compaq Elite 8300 CMT 6.67%


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