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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,049
United States Rank #11,866
Reach 0.0270%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.93 days
351.80 days >
Average installed length: 184.84 days


VersionDistribution 48.31% 51.69%

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Corel Painter X3

What is Corel Painter X3?  (from Corel)

No matter what kind of art you create, with Corel® Painter® X3 you'll find all the tools you need to unlock new artistic possibilities. Work with hundreds of customizable brushes, paper textures and wet and dry media that look and feel just like the real thing! RealBristle™ technology replicates traditional art supplie...  Read more


Corel Painter X3 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. 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 software installer includes 52 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 44% of users of Corel Painter X3 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.corel.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Corel\Painter13\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Corel\Painter13\Setup\SetupARP.exe /arp

Program filesFiles installed by Corel Painter X3

  • Painter 13 x64.exe - Corel(R) Painter(TM) X3 (Painter X3)
  • Painter 13.exe
  • DIM.EXE - Corel Common Framework (DIM)
  • PUA.EXE - PUA x64
  • asi32_14.dll - Corel Painter Engine (asi32_14)
  • asi32_1464.dll
  • BrushEngine.dll - BrushEngine Dynamic Link Library
  • BrushEngine64.dll
  • CrlTheme.dll - CrlTheme
  • CrlTheme64.dll
  • IPM.dll - IPM Interface Library
  • IPMx64.dll
  • MCCore.dll - MCCore Dynamic Link Library
  • MCCore64.dll
  • MCUtils.dll - MCUtils Dynamic Link Library
  • MCUtils64.dll
  • PainterCore.dll - Painter Core Dynamic Link Library
  • PainterCore64.dll
  • PainterRIPLib.dll - PainterRIP Dynamic Link Library
  • PainterRIPLib64.dll
  • Renderer.dll - Renderer Dynamic Link Library
  • Renderer64.dll
  • RiffIO.dll - RiffIO Dynamic Link Library
  • RiffIO64.dll
  • UXInterface.dll - User Experience Interface Library
  • UXInterface64.dll
  • UXAssemblyResources.dll - UXAssemblyResources
  • UXAssembly.dll - UXAssembly
  • PsiClient.dll - PSIClient (PSIClient x64)
  • Zip.dll
  • Zip64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Painter 13 x64.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{97009D8A-5C4E-4549-806A-3E4071D47F71}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • DIM.EXE is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'DIMDownloading your update...1371249125851' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Corel\Painter13\DIM.EXE" "C:\ProgramData\corel\downloads\540232071_610005\1371249125851\dim_params.xml" -Launch=3 -uibase="C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\corel\messages\540232071_6100.

How do I remove Corel Painter X3?

You can uninstall Corel Painter X3 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 X3, 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 X3.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 7 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.39%
Windows 10 41.92%
Windows Vista 1.32%
Windows XP 0.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.26%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.94%
Windows 8.1 12.45%
Windows 7 Professional 10.94%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.00%
Windows 10 Home 4.72%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.15%
  United Kingdom 5.44%
  Canada 4.94%
  Germany 4.61%
  Brazil 3.29%
  Poland 2.47%
  Italy 2.47%
  France 2.14%
  Australia 1.98%
  Spain 1.48%
  India 1.32%
  Netherlands 1.32%
  Belgium 1.15%
  Switzerland 1.15%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 18.81%
ASUS 17.82%
Hewlett-Packard 17.49%
Acer 12.54%
Lenovo 7.92%
Alienware 4.29%
Toshiba 4.29%
Samsung 4.29%
MSI 1.32%
Intel 1.32%
Apple 0.66%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.94%
Wacom Co.,Ltd Citiq Compa... 4.47%
ASUSTeK G75VW 2.23%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.23%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 1.68%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.68%

About Corel

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


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