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Should I remove CutePDF Writer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
19% remove it81% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,014
United States Rank #3,673
Reach 0.1344%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 26.86 days
792.35 days >
Average installed length: 416.32 days

CutePDF Writer 3.0

What is CutePDF Writer?  (from GlobalSCAPE)

CutePDF Writer is the free version of commercial PDF converter software. CutePDF Writer installs itself as a "printer subsystem". This enables virtually any Windows applications (must be able to print) to convert to professional quality PDF documents - with just a push of a button! Portable Document Format (PDF) is the...  Read more


CutePDF Writer 3.0 is a software program developed by GlobalSCAPE. The primary executable is named CPWSave.exe. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 737.87 KB (755,575 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 51% of users of CutePDF Writer come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\acro software\cutepdf writer
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Acro Software\CutePDF Writer\Setup64.exe /uninstall
Estimated size: 737.87 KB

Program filesFiles installed by CutePDF Writer 3.0

Program executable:CPWSave.exe
Name:CutePDF Application
Path:C:\Program Files\acro software\cutepdf writer\CPWSave.exe
Additional files:
  • CPWSave.exe (by Acro Software) - CutePDF Application
  • uninscpw.exe
  • Setup64.exe (by Acro Software) - Setup64 Application (Setup Application)

How do I remove CutePDF Writer?

You can uninstall CutePDF Writer 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 CutePDF Writer 3.0, 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 CutePDF Writer.

Win 7 (SP1) 69%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 19%
Keep it 81%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.74%
Windows 10 14.91%
Windows XP 7.13%
Windows Vista 4.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.81%
Windows 7 Professional 22.90%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.73%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.82%
Windows 10 Home 3.93%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.74%
  Brazil 6.29%
  United Kingdom 5.01%
  Canada 3.46%
  India 3.16%
  Australia 2.98%
  Italy 2.04%
  Netherlands 1.88%
  France 1.73%
  Belgium 1.67%
  DK 1.31%
  Spain 1.25%
  Finland 1.19%
  Israel 1.06%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.62%
Hewlett-Packard 26.77%
Acer 14.29%
ASUS 7.21%
Toshiba 5.63%
Samsung 4.12%
Lenovo 3.88%
Intel 2.42%
American Megatrends 1.03%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.20%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.81%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.12%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.95%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.60%
Samsung 300E4A/300E5A/300... 2.08%

About GlobalSCAPE

GlobalSCAPE is a software company whose products are considered part of the managed file transfer category and are aimed at helping businesses and individuals safely send sensitive information over the Internet, including corporate and financial data, medical records, and customer information.
Publisher URL: www.globalscape.com


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