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Should I remove CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,946
United States Rank #4,048
Reach 0.3386%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.01 days
560.69 days >
Average installed length: 294.60 days


VersionDistribution 0.03% 30.53% 9.79% 4.71% 1.74% 53.21%

Typically installed together

Other programs by Corel

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5

What is CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5?

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. Photo-Paint (for bitmap editing), CorelSHOW (for creating on-screen presentations), CorelCHART (for graphic charts), CorelMOVE for animation, Mosaic and CorelTRACE (for vectorizing bitmaps). Multi-page capabilities, Powerlines, support for graphic tablets, Clone tool, elastic node editing, Envelope tool.

About  (from Corel)

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5 is a versatile graphic design software suite that helps you creatively and professionally express ideas for any media. Illustrate, lay out, trace, design Web graphics and photo-edit with this complete solution for visual communication. Easily import and export content with leading file compa...  Read more
  • Automatically starts with Windows

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.corel.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Corel\CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Corel\CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5\Setup\SetupARP.exe /arp
Estimated size: 919.73 KB

Program filesFiles installed by CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5

Program executable:CGSX5HF4.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Corel\CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5\CGSX5HF4.exe
Additional files:
  • tBar7.dll - Corel Corporation - Setup Engine Addon
  • CvtOptions140.dll - Conversion Option Passing Library
  • SetupXML.dll - SetupXML Dynamic Link Library
  • ArtisticMediaTool.dll - Corel Graphics Applications (Corel Graphics Applications Artistic Media Tool Library)
  • ArtisticMediaToolCore.dll - Corel Graphics Applications ArtisticMedia Tool Core Library
  • AutomationBase.dll - Base services for automation
  • BarCode.exe - Corel® BAR CODE Wizard
  • BaseToolCore.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Base Tool Core Library
  • BevelTool.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Bevel Tool
  • BevelToolCore.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Bevel Tool Core
  • 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
  • BoundaryTool.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Boundary Tool
  • BSplineCore.dll - Corel Graphics Applications BSpline Core
  • BSplineTool.dll - Corel Graphics Applications BSpline Tool
  • CalloutTool.dll - Corel Graphics Applications CalloutTool Library
  • CalloutToolCore.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Callout Tool Core Library
  • Cap.exe - Corel CAPTURE(TM)
  • Caphk.dll - CorelCapture's hooking dll
  • Capture.exe
  • CDRAUTOSENSE.dll - Corel AutoSense
  • CdrContainer.dll - Corel Cdr Container IO Library
  • CdrConv.exe - CdrConverter
  • CdrCore.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Core
  • CdrCpr.dll - Corel Compression Library
  • CDRCRV.dll - Curve Engine Library
  • CDRFLT.dll - Corel Filter Manager
  • CdrFnt.dll - Corel Font Manager DLL
  • CdrFntUI.dll
  • CdrGfx.dll - Corel Graphics Engine
  • CdrHlp.dll - Corel Help DLL
  • CdrImg.dll - Corel Imaging Library
  • CdrInfoFilter.dll - CDRInfoFilter Module
  • CdrOLE.dll - CdrOle Library
  • CdrPDF.dll - Corel Portable Document Format (PDF) DLL
  • Connect.exe - Corel CONNECT
  • ConnectCore.dll - Corel Graphics ApplicationsConnect Core
  • ConnectTool.dll - Corel Graphics ApplicationsConnectTool
  • Container.dll - Corel Graphics ApplicationsContainer
  • ContourTool.dll - Corel Graphics Applications Contour Tool Library
  • CorelDRW.exe - CorelDRAW(R)
  • CorelPP.exe - Corel PHOTO-PAINT(R)
  • CRLPDFImport.dll - Corel PDF Import Filter
  • IdFont.dll - Font Identification Engine
  • ooxmlConvert.dll - ooxml Conversion Module
  • ooxmlConvertInstaller.exe - Corel Compatibility Pack Installer
  • PrintWiz.exe - Corel Manual Double-Sided Printing Wizard
  • Providers.dll - Providers
  • Script.dll - Script Dynamic Link Library
  • ShellInterop.dll - Corel Graphics Applications VSTA Interoperability layer
  • VbaIntegration.dll - Corel Graphics Applications VBA Integration
  • VideoBrowser.exe - VideoBrowser
  • Visio2000.dll - Corel Visio Import Filter
  • Visio5.dll
  • VstaCodeProvider.dll - Corel Graphics Applications VSTA Macro Recorder
  • VstaIntegration.dll - Corel Graphics Applications VSTA Integration
  • VstaIntegrationIntl.dll - Corel Graphics Applications VSTA Integration Resources
  • VstaInterop.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • DocLauncher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A447FC55-14EF-4E46-B6C2-97E94CC2F123}' (runs on registration).
  • Connect.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{52175AF9-5550-47F2-9050-88BC9F460F2C}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • DIM.EXE is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'DIMUpdate wird heruntergeladen...1285781003180' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Corel\CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5\Draw\DIM.exe" "C:\ProgramData\corel\downloads\540215253_807001\1285781003180\dim_params.xml" -Launch=3 -uibase="C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\corel\.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Connect.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Corel\CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5\Connect\Connect.exe'.

How do I remove CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5?

You can uninstall CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5 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(R) Graphics Suite X5, 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 X5.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win 7 0%
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 7 73.39%
Windows 10 16.98%
Windows XP 7.35%
Windows Vista 2.22%
Windows Server 2003 0.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 32.30%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.27%
Windows 7 Professional 15.26%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.38%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.08%
Windows 10 Pro 2.72%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.53% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 20.53%
  Brazil 12.31%
  Indonesia 6.30%
  Germany 5.39%
  India 4.74%
  Mexico 3.02%
  Peru 2.56%
  Italy 2.53%
  Argentina 2.39%
  Spain 2.08%
  Colombia 1.93%
  United Kingdom 1.89%
  Iran 1.76%
  Russia 1.62%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.21%
Dell 20.58%
Acer 19.36%
ASUS 12.43%
Lenovo 5.02%
Toshiba 4.50%
Samsung 3.81%
Intel 2.85%
American Megatrends 0.93%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.23%
ASUS All Series 3.88%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.70%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.89%
Positivo MOBILE 2.62%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.17%

About Corel

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


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