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1% remove it99% keep it
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VersionDistribution 1.17% 0.58% 0.58% 5.26% 8.19% 1.75% 30.41% 4.68% 2.92% 4.68% 5.26% 0.58% 33.92%

Crystal Reports 9


Crystal Reports 9 is a program developed by Crystal Decisions. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 12 files and is usually about 652.4 KB (668,054 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 29% of users of Crystal Reports 9 come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Iran.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.peoplesoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\mapinfo mapx\maps
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{71A7D000-0D1F-4CF9-BB75-BB5920436F0C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 652.4 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Crystal Reports 9

  • crw32.exe - Crystal Reports
  • crabout.dll - Crystal Report About Box Dialog (crabout)
  • crwdnr.dll - Crystal Decisions Physical Server Dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • crw32.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Crystal Decisions\Crystal Reports 9\crw32.exe'.

How do I remove Crystal Reports 9?

You can uninstall Crystal Reports 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Crystal Reports 9, 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 Crystal Reports 9.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.99%
Windows 10 18.13%
Windows XP 16.96%
Windows Server 2003 1.75%
Windows Vista 1.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 30.59%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.65%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.47%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.65%
Windows 10 Pro 4.71%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.71%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.57% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.57%
  India 12.70%
  Iran 3.70%
  Portugal 3.17%
  Saudi Arabia 3.17%
  Mexico 2.65%
  Pakistan 2.65%
  Canada 2.65%
  Italy 2.65%
  United Kingdom 2.12%
  Indonesia 2.12%
  United Arab Emirates 1.59%
  Sweden 1.59%
  France 1.59%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 36.75%
Hewlett-Packard 31.62%
Intel 7.69%
ASUS 6.84%
Acer 4.27%
Lenovo 3.42%
Sony 2.56%
Toshiba 0.85%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 760 2.73%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.73%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.73%
Dell OptiPlex 990 2.73%
Dell OptiPlex 3020 2.73%
Dell OptiPlex 3010 1.82%


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