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Should I remove EPSON Scan Assistant?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,498
United States Rank #4,059
Reach 0.4548%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.74 days
641.20 days >
Average installed length: 336.90 days


2.30.01 0.02%
2.01.00 0.01%
1.11.00 7.42%
1.10.00 87.66%
1.02.00 4.37%
1.00.00 0.51%

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EPSON Scan Assistant

What is EPSON Scan Assistant?  (from EPSON)

EPSON SMART PANEL for Scanner allows you to scan and send data directly to an assigned application with a single press of the Start button on the scanner. You can also obtain photos and documents in digital form quickly and easily. When you install the scanner software, EPSON SMART PANEL for Scanner is also installed ...  Read more


EPSON Scan Assistant is a program developed by EPSON. The most used version is 1.10.00, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is EScanAssist.exe. The software installer includes 40 files and is usually about 3.73 MB (3,913,343 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 17% of users of EPSON Scan Assistant come from Germany, it is also popular in United Kingdom and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.epson.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\EPSON\Creativity Suite\Scan Assistant
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\0701\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{2A
Estimated size: 3.73 MB

Program filesFiles installed by EPSON Scan Assistant

Program executable:EScanAssist.exe
Name:Epson Scan and Save
Scan and Save
Path:C:\Program Files\EPSON\Creativity Suite\Scan Assistant\EScanAssist.exe
Additional files:
  • FioThumb.dll (by NewSoft Technology) - FioThumb Dynamic Link Library
  • IsmDraw.dll (by NewSoft Technology) - IsmDraw Dynamic Link Library (IsmDraw DLL)
  • Satwain.dll - SATWAIN Dynamic Link Library (SATWAIN DLL)
  • ScrBase.dll - ScrBase Dynamic Link Library (ScrBase DLL)
  • LPM.dll - LPMlib Dynamic Link Library (LPMlib DLL)
  • Qem.dll - Qemlib Dynamic Link Library (Qemlib DLL)
  • Ism.dll - Ism Dynamic Link Library (Ism DLL)
  • JpegLib.dll - Reference Implementation
  • nsfpx.dll - FPXLIB.DLL
  • Tcm.dll - Tcm Dynamic Link Library (Tcm DLL)
  • EScanAssist.exe - Epson Scan and Save (Scan and Save)
  • fioall32.dll (by newsoftinc) - newsoftinc Fioall32 (Fioall32)
  • Fiobmp32.dll (by newsoftinc) - newsoftinc Fiobmp32 (Fiobmp32)
  • Fiojpg32.dll - newsoftinc Fiojpg32 (Fiojpg32)
  • fiotif32.dll - newsoftinc Fiotif32 (Fiotif32)
  • UciG3432.dll - newsoftinc Uccitt_l (uciG34.dll)
  • Ucijpg32.dll - newsoftinc Ucijpg32 (Ucijpg32)
  • SASM.dll - NewSoft Scan Module

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • EScanAssist.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C48318CC-F2D7-4191-882C-6ABB8735B32C}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove EPSON Scan Assistant?

You can uninstall EPSON Scan Assistant 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 EPSON Scan Assistant, 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 EPSON Scan Assistant.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.40%
Windows 10 19.42%
Windows XP 14.61%
Windows Vista 14.53%
Windows Server 2003 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.11%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.37%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.77%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.30%
Windows 7 Professional 8.65%
Windows 10 Home 7.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

16.68% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 16.68%
  United Kingdom 16.20%
  United States 15.60%
  France 11.35%
  Italy 11.32%
  Spain 2.95%
  Netherlands 2.67%
  Australia 2.57%
  Belgium 1.97%
  Japan 1.38%
  DZ 1.34%
  Sweden 0.98%
  Portugal 0.76%
  Hungary 0.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.71%
Acer 21.42%
Dell 17.37%
ASUS 8.63%
Toshiba 3.94%
American Megatrends 3.77%
Medion 3.36%
Intel 3.03%
Samsung 2.94%
Lenovo 1.87%
Sahara 1.79%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.06%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.73%
ASUS All Series 3.88%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.61%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.69%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.37%


Epson Corporation is an electronics company and one of the largest manufacturers of computer printers, information and imaging related equipment and manufactures inkjet, dot matrix and laser printers, scanners, desktop computers, business, multimedia and home theatre projectors, point of sale docket printers and cash registers, laptops and other associated electronic components.
Publisher URL: www.epson.com


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