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Should I remove Corel Painter 2016?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,163
United States Rank #24,516
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VersionDistribution 38.00% 3.00% 59.00%

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Corel Painter 2016


Corel Painter 2016 is a program developed by Corel. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The software installer includes 18 files and is usually about 775.77 KB (794,389 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 54% of users of Corel Painter 2016 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Corel\Painter 2016\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Corel\Painter 2016\Setup\SetupARP.exe /arp
Estimated size: 775.77 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Corel Painter 2016

  • Painter 2016 x64.exe - Corel(R) Painter(TM) 2016 (Painter 2016)
  • DIM.EXE - Corel Common Framework (DIM x64)
  • PUA.EXE - Corel Update Helper x64
  • asi32_1464.dll - Corel Painter Engine (asi32_14)
  • BrushEngine64.dll - BrushEngine Dynamic Link Library
  • CrlTheme64.dll - CrlTheme
  • IPMx64.dll - IPM Interface Library
  • PainterCore64.dll - Painter Core Dynamic Link Library
  • PainterRIPLib64.dll - PainterRIP Dynamic Link Library
  • Renderer64.dll - Renderer Dynamic Link Library
  • RiffIO64.dll - RiffIO Dynamic Link Library
  • UXInterface64.dll - User Experience Interface Library
  • Zip64.dll - Compression Dynamic Link Library
  • UXAssemblyResources.dll - UXAssemblyResources
  • UXAssembly.dll - UXAssembly
  • IPP.dll - IPP (Corel IPP DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • DIM.EXE is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'DIMDas Update wird heruntergeladen...1446775425294' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Corel\Painter 2016\DIM.EXE" "C:\ProgramData\corel\downloads\540225791_610005\1446775425294\dim_params.xml" -Launch=3 -uibase="C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\corel\messages\540225791_6.

How do I remove Corel Painter 2016?

You can uninstall Corel Painter 2016 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 Corel Painter 2016, 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 Corel Painter 2016.

Win 10 80%
Win 7 (SP1) 20%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 80.00%
Windows 7 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 39.00%
Windows 10 Pro 31.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.00%
Windows 7 Professional 6.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.00%
Windows 8.1 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.40% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.40%
  United Kingdom 8.80%
  Germany 6.40%
  France 5.60%
  Italy 4.80%
  Canada 3.20%
  Netherlands 2.40%
  Singapore 1.60%
  Sweden 1.60%
  Poland 1.60%
  South Africa 0.80%
  Taiwan 0.80%
  Colombia 0.80%
  Norway 0.80%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 19.05%
Hewlett-Packard 15.87%
Lenovo 15.87%
ASUS 12.70%
Acer 12.70%
American Megatrends 7.94%
MSI 3.17%
Toshiba 3.17%
Intel 1.59%
Apple 1.59%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.17%
LENOVO 20DF002YUS 2.47%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.47%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 2.47%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55t-A 2.47%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 1.23%

About Corel

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


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