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Should I remove CutePDF Writer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,676
United States Rank #1,514
Reach 0.4122%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.35 days
452.88 days >
Average installed length: 237.95 days


3.1 0.01%
3.0.0 0.01%
3.0 99.97%

Typically installed together

CutePDF Writer 3.0

What is CutePDF Writer?  (from Acro Software)

FREE software for commercial and non-commercial use. 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!


CutePDF Writer 3.0 is a program developed by Acro Software. The most used version is 3.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is uninscpw.exe. The software installer includes 13 files and is usually about 6.19 MB (6,495,314 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 52% of users of CutePDF Writer come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cutepdf.com/products/cutepdf/writer.asp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\acro software\cutepdf writer
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Acro Software\CutePDF Writer\Setup64.exe /uninstall
Estimated size: 6.19 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by CutePDF Writer 3.0

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

How do I remove CutePDF Writer?

Quickly and completely remove CutePDF Writer 3.0 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, 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: 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: 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 8 52%
Win 7 (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 51.54%
Windows 7 44.20%
Windows XP 2.14%
Windows Vista 2.07%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Windows 8.1 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 18.01%
Windows 7 Home Premium 15.71%
Windows 8.1 15.32%
Windows 10 Home 13.90%
Windows 10 Pro 7.68%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.73% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.73%
  United Kingdom 8.32%
  Canada 3.96%
  Italy 3.59%
  Australia 3.41%
  Brazil 3.40%
  Netherlands 2.47%
  France 2.10%
  India 1.92%
  Belgium 1.34%
  DK 1.15%
  South Africa 1.12%
  Sweden 1.05%
  Spain 1.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.34%
Hewlett-Packard 25.63%
Acer 12.98%
ASUS 11.09%
Lenovo 7.07%
Toshiba 6.86%
Samsung 3.31%
Intel 2.01%
MSI 0.53%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.06%
Dell Inspiron 3847 3.41%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.06%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.01%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.67%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.55%


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