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Should I remove CutePDF Writer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
20% remove it80% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,307
United States Rank #4,561
Reach 0.1235%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.44 days
514.62 days >
Average installed length: 270.39 days

CutePDF Writer 2.7

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 2.7 is a program developed by GlobalSCAPE. The main program executable is CPWSave.exe. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 580.53 KB (594,458 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 42% 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\uninscpw.exe /uninstall
Estimated size: 580.53 KB

Program filesFiles installed by CutePDF Writer 2.7

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
  • Setup64.exe (by Acro Software) - Setup64 Application (Setup Application)
  • uninscpw.exe
  • CuteWriter.exe - CutePDF Writer Setup

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 2.7, 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) 44%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 48.89%
Windows XP 21.12%
Windows Vista 17.21%
Windows 10 12.37%
Windows Server 2003 0.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 20.82%
Windows 7 Professional 20.57%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.86%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.33%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.28%
  Brazil 6.69%
  United Kingdom 5.03%
  Italy 3.71%
  France 3.57%
  Australia 3.30%
  Canada 3.05%
  India 2.81%
  Netherlands 2.22%
  Spain 1.94%
  South Africa 1.80%
  Belgium 1.80%
  Israel 1.42%
  Germany 1.42%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 37.05%
Hewlett-Packard 24.34%
Acer 10.28%
Toshiba 6.36%
Intel 4.87%
ASUS 4.73%
American Megatrends 1.96%
Samsung 1.69%
Lenovo 1.22%
Sahara 1.08%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.98%
Dell OptiPlex 7010 3.59%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.19%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.99%
Dell Latitude E6430 1.99%
INTEL DG31PR 1.99%

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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