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1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,578
United States Rank #18,560
Reach 0.0114%


PlugIn: 0.7.1 - Lib: 0.4.1 100.00%

GIMP LqR Plug-In


GIMP LqR Plug-In is a software program developed by Carlo Baldassi. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named gimp-lqr-plugin.exe. The setup package generally installs about 174 files and is usually about 25.57 MB (26,815,308 bytes). The program uses the GLib GNOME library. 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 44% of users of GIMP LqR Plug-In come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: liquidrescale.wikidot.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GIMP-2.0
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\GIMP-2.0\share\gimp-lqr-plugin\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 25.57 MB

Program filesFiles installed by GIMP LqR Plug-In

Program executable:gimp-lqr-plugin.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\GIMP-2.0\lib\gimp\2.0\plug-ins\gimp-lqr-plugin.exe
Additional files:
  • gimp-2.6.exe
  • gimp-2.8.exe (by Spencer Kimball, Peter Mattis and the GIMP Development Team) - GNU Image Manipulation Program
  • gimp-console-2.6.exe
  • gimp-console-2.8.exe (by Spencer Kimball, Peter Mattis and the GIMP Development Team)
  • gimptool-2.0.exe
  • libgimp-2.0-0.dll
  • libgimpbase-2.0-0.dll
  • libgimpcolor-2.0-0.dll
  • libcairo-2.dll
  • libgimpconfig-2.0-0.dll
  • libgimpmath-2.0-0.dll
  • libgimpmodule-2.0-0.dll
  • libgimpthumb-2.0-0.dll
  • libgcrypt-11.dll (by g10 Code GmbH) - libgcrypt (Libgcrypt - The GNU Crypto Library)
  • libgimpui-2.0-0.dll
  • libgimpwidgets-2.0-0.dll
  • bz2-1.dll
  • bzip2.exe
  • freebl3.dll (by Mozilla Foundation) - Network Security Services (NSS freebl Library)
  • libatk-1.0-0.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - atk
  • libbabl-0.1-0.dll
  • libcroco-0.6-3.dll
  • libcurl-4.dll
  • libdbus-1-3.dll
  • libdbus-glib-1-2.dll
  • libenchant.dll (by none) - libenchant
  • libexif-12.dll
  • libexpat-1.dll
  • libexslt-0.dll
  • libfontconfig-1.dll
  • libfreetype-6.dll
  • libgailutil-18.dll
  • libgdk_pixbuf-2.0-0.dll (by The GTK developer community) - GTK+ (GIMP Toolkit)
  • libgdk-win32-2.0-0.dll (by The GTK developer community) - GIMP Drawing Kit
  • libgegl-0.2-0.dll
  • alien-map.exe - GNU Image Manipulation Program Plug-In
  • align-layers.exe
  • animation-optimize.exe
  • animation-play.exe
  • antialias.exe
  • apply-canvas.exe
  • blinds.exe
  • blur.exe
  • blur-gauss.exe
  • blur-gauss-selective.exe
  • blur-motion.exe
  • border-average.exe
  • bump-map.exe
  • cartoon.exe
  • channel-mixer.exe
  • checkerboard.exe
  • cml-explorer.exe
  • color-cube-analyze.exe
  • color-enhance.exe
  • color-exchange.exe
  • color-rotate.exe
  • dbus-bash-completion-helper.exe
  • gspawn-win32-helper.exe
  • gspawn-win32-helper-console.exe
  • libgeoclue-0.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

5 Scheduled Tasks
  • gimp-2.8.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{88060587-2879-43A6-BE1B-FC2BF416A854}' (runs on registration).
  • gimp-2.6.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F1F0D4C5-25E4-4D81-BB84-188177B514BD}' (runs on registration).
  • pythonw.exe is scheduled as a task named 'TheUnderMineJournal Update' (runs daily at 20:54).
  • wininst-9.0.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{61FC47B8-E3EF-4C11-9E85-1A02C1053E58}' (runs on registration).
  • ufraw.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EB674983-375F-4BDD-94B5-6724EB338EED}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • python.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Python27\python.exe'.
  • pythonw.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Python27\pythonw.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:403.19 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0006743945%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00049383%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00018057%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:7,435,111
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:5.54 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:853 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove GIMP LqR Plug-In?

You can uninstall GIMP LqR Plug-In 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 GIMP LqR Plug-In, 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 GIMP LqR Plug-In.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.82%
Windows 10 25.45%
Windows Vista 8.48%
Windows XP 6.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.15%
Windows 7 Professional 18.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.12%
Windows 8.1 6.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.33%
Windows 10 Home 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.40% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.40%
  Germany 19.78%
  United Kingdom 4.85%
  Italy 3.36%
  Spain 2.99%
  France 2.99%
  Austria 2.61%
  Canada 2.61%
  Australia 2.24%
  Finland 1.12%
  Mexico 1.12%
  Netherlands 1.12%
  Norway 1.12%
  United Arab Emirates 0.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.56%
Hewlett-Packard 21.93%
Dell 19.30%
ASUS 10.53%
Toshiba 5.26%
Medion 4.39%
American Megatrends 3.51%
Intel 1.75%
Lenovo 1.75%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.65%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.65%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.65%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.65%
Acer Extensa 5635Z 1.77%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 1.77%


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