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Corel DESIGNER 9 is a software program developed by Corel. 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 primary executable is named ds90.exe. The setup package generally installs about 37 files and is usually about 49.02 MB (51,400,341 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 62% of users of Corel DESIGNER 9 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.corel.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\corel\corel designer 9\clipart\igd_8
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{E54A8977-22E8-4A64-BF2C-E60FE122733A}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 49.02 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Corel DESIGNER 9

Program executable:ds90.exe
Name:Corel Designer 9
Path:C:\Program Files\corel\corel designer 9\ds90.exe
Additional files:
  • ds9016c.dll - Corel Designer 9 (iGrafx Designer Toolbar Resource)
  • ds9016m.dll
  • ds9024c.dll
  • ds9024m.dll
  • ds90hint.dll - Corel DESIGNER
  • ds90res.dll - Corel(R) DESIGNER (tm) (Designer Component)
  • emf2jui.dll - EMF2JUI Dynamic Link Library
  • filters.dll
  • mgxdesst.dll - Corel(R) DESIGNER(tm) Startup Module
  • resds01.dll
  • emf2jds.dll
  • mgxsptca.dll
  • mgxsptcp.dll
  • resgs01.dll - ResGS01 Dynamic Link Library (ResGS01 DLL)
  • abcqs.ocx (by Micrografx) - iGrafx QuickVector
  • atm16t.dll
  • atm32t.dll
  • ds90geom.dll
  • dsnr.exe (by Leader Technologies/Corel) - PowerReg (Corel)
  • Igxfrm2x.dll (by Micrografx) - Frame Library
  • lgicc.dll
  • mfc42.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • msvcp60.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) C++ Runtime Library
  • npdsgnet.dll
  • poce.dll (by Pantone) - POCE (PANTONE® Open Color Environment)
  • poce_frc.dll (by Pantone) - Microsoft Windows (Color Formula Guide - Coated)
  • poce_fru.dll - Color Formula Guide - Uncoated
  • ssce5232.dll (by Wintertree Software) - Sentry Spelling-Checker Engine

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ds90.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{094A0D5F-7611-4E64-94B4-8DB763426EFF}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Corel DESIGNER 9?

Quickly and completely remove Corel(R) DESIGNER(TM) 9 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Corel DESIGNER 9 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 Corel(R) DESIGNER(TM) 9, 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 Corel DESIGNER 9.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win Vista (SP2) 7%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 46.67%
Windows 10 26.67%
Windows XP 20.00%
Windows Vista 6.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 26.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.33%
Windows 10 Home 13.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.67%
Windows 10 Pro 6.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.54% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.54%
  France 15.38%
  Germany 7.69%
  United Kingdom 7.69%
  Finland 3.85%
  Austria 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 45.45%
Toshiba 18.18%
Samsung 9.09%
Medion 9.09%
Lenovo 9.09%
Dell 9.09%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 15.38%
innotek GmbH VirtualBox 15.38%
TOSHIBA Satellite P755 7.69%
TOSHIBA Satellite L655 7.69%
Samsung R530/R730 7.69%
MEDION E6214 7.69%

About Corel

Corel makes a speciality of graphics processing.
Publisher URL: www.corel.com


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