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What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,825
United States Rank #7,175
Reach 0.1420%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.16 days
535.75 days >
Average installed length: 281.50 days


12.11 0.04%
12.1 0.64% 7.68% 91.64%

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CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 12

What is CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 12?

CorelDraw is a vector graphics editor developed and marketed by Corel Corporation. It is also the name of Corel's Graphics Suite, which bundles CorelDraw with a bitmap image editor, Corel PhotoPaint, and other graphics-related programs. Over time, additional components were developed or acquired and bundled with CorelDraw. Included Corel Photo-Paint (for bitmap editing), CorelSHOW (for creating on-screen presentations), CorelCHART (for graphic charts), Mosaic and CorelTRACE (for vectorizing bitmaps). The inclusion of this software was the precedent for the actual graphic suites.

About  (from Corel)

CorelDraw Graphics Suite 12 is a comprehensive graphics solution for Windows XP. Whether you're designing for business or pleasure, CorelDraw Graphics Suite 12 can do it all. The software is ideal for freelance designers; business, printing, publishing and advertising professionals; executives, managers, technicians, a...  Read more


The most used version 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 main program executable is corel12.exe. The software installer includes 124 files and is usually about 532.77 KB (545,559 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.corel.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Corel\Corel Graphics 12\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{505AFDC0-5E72-4928-8368-5DEA385E3647}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 532.77 KB

Program filesFiles installed by CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 12

Program executable:corel12.exe
Name:CorewlDraw 12 Patch NEW
CorelDraw 12 Patch NEW
Path:C:\Program Files\Corel\Corel Graphics 12\corel12.exe
Additional files:
  • CvtOptions110.DLL - Conversion Option Passing Library 11
  • ArtisticMediaTool.dll - Corel Graphics Applications (Corel Graphics Applications Artistic Media Tool Library)
  • ArtisticMediaToolCore.dll - Corel Graphics Applications ArtisticMedia Tool Core Library
  • BaseToolCore.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Base Tool Core Library
  • BezierFreeHandToolCore.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Bezier and Freehand Tool Core Library
  • BezierTool.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Bezier Tool Library
  • BlendTool.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Blend Tool Library
  • BlendToolCore.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Blend Tool Core Library
  • Caphk.dll - CorelCapture's hooking dll
  • CdrConv.exe - CdrConverter
  • CdrCore.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Core
  • CdrInfoFilter.dll - CDRInfoFilter Module
  • CdrTra.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Transactions Core
  • ConnectorTool.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Connector Tool Library
  • ConnectorToolCore.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Connector Tool Core Library
  • Gi90.dll - WordPerfect (R) Office 2000 (PerfectFit Graphics Interface)
  • PartialDeleteTool.dll - Corel Graphics Applications PartialDelete Tool Library
  • PFIT90.DLL - PerfectFit Main DLL
  • PFIT90CS.DLL - PerfectFit Resources
  • PFIT90de.DLL
  • Trace.exe - CorelTRACE
  • WStr9.dll - WordPerfect String Support
  • AsciiExport110.DLL - WordPerfect (R) Office 11 (PerfectFit ASCII Converter)
  • ExcelExport110.DLL - PerfectFit Excel Converter
  • ExcelImport110.DLL
  • Lotus123Export110.DLL - PerfectFit Lotus 123 Converter
  • Lotus123Import110.DLL
  • PFIT110.DLL
  • QuattroProExport110.DLL - PerfectFit Quattro Pro for Windows Converter
  • QuattroProImport110.DLL
  • RTFExport110.DLL - PerfectFit RTF Converter
  • RTFImport110.DLL
  • Word2Export110.DLL - PerfectFit Word for Windows 2.x Converter
  • Word2Import110.DLL
  • Word95Import110.DLL - PerfectFit WinWord 6.x Converter
  • Word97Export110.dll - PerfectFit Word 97 Export Converter
  • Word97Import110.DLL - PerfectFit WinWord 8.x Converter
  • WStr11.dll
  • BarCode.exe - Corel® BAR CODE Wizard
  • CDRAUTOSENSE.dll - Corel Common Framework (Corel AutoSense)
  • CdrCpr.dll - Corel Compression Library
  • CDRCRV.dll - Curve Engine Library
  • CDRFLT.dll - Corel Filter Manager
  • CdrFnt.dll - Corel Font Manager DLL
  • CdrGfx.dll - Corel Graphics Engine
  • CdrHlp.dll - Corel Help DLL

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Capture.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{4040F191-648C-4A89-B7F3-15915E73DF43}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 12?

You can uninstall CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 12 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 CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 12, 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 CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 12.

Win 7 (SP1) 45%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.37%
Windows 10 19.61%
Windows XP 19.22%
Windows Vista 5.63%
Windows Server 2003 0.18%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.28%
Microsoft Windows XP 19.27%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.65%
Windows 7 Professional 13.50%
Windows 10 Home 4.38%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 20.71%
  Germany 11.58%
  India 7.26%
  Brazil 5.92%
  Italy 5.59%
  Indonesia 4.15%
  Poland 2.34%
  United Kingdom 2.34%
  Argentina 2.14%
  Czech Republic 2.07%
  NG 2.01%
  Spain 1.81%
  Canada 1.81%
  Mexico 1.74%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.62%
Dell 19.97%
Acer 18.64%
ASUS 8.05%
Intel 5.14%
American Megatrends 4.31%
Toshiba 3.68%
Lenovo 3.04%
Sahara 1.20%
Medion 0.95%
Samsung 0.89%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.57%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.57%
ASUS All Series 2.73%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.73%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.52%
MSI MS-7309 2.10%

About Corel

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


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