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Should I remove Gadwin PrintScreen Professional?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,344
United States Rank #11,096
Reach 0.0229%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 118.06 days
901.19 days >
Average installed length: 473.51 days


4.8 51.22%
4.7 17.29%
4.6 4.88%
4.5 22.84%
4.4 3.10%
4.3 0.67%

Gadwin PrintScreen Professional


Gadwin PrintScreen Professional is a program developed by Gadwin Systems. The most used version is 4.8, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The programs's main executable is printscreenpro.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 4.59 MB of memory. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 16.45 MB (17,247,912 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 54% of users of Gadwin PrintScreen Professional come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gadwin.com/printscreen/index.htm
Help link: www.gadwin.com/support/index.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Gadwin Systems\PrintScreenPro
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Gadwin Systems\PrintScreenPro\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 16.45 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Gadwin PrintScreen Professional

Program executable:printscreenpro.exe
Name:Gadwin PrintScreen Professional
Signed by:Gadwin
Path:C:\Program Files\gadwin systems\printscreenpro\printscreenpro.exe
Additional files:
  • PrintScreenPro.dll - Gadwin PrintScreen Professional (Gadwin PrintScreen Pro UI)
  • PSRegWizard.exe - Gadwin PrintScreen ProfessionalRegister Application
  • ScrshotEditor.dll - Gadwin PrintScreen Pro Screenshot Editor

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • PrintScreenPro.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Gadwin PrintScreen Pro' and executes as C:\Program Files\Gadwin Systems\PrintScreenPro\PrintScreenPro.exe /nosplash.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • PrintScreenPro.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Gadwin Print Screen' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Gadwin PrintScreen Pro 4\PrintScreenPro.exe" /nosplash.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:4.59 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001031501%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00005158%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00005158%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Gadwin PrintScreen Professional?

You can uninstall Gadwin PrintScreen Professional 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 Gadwin PrintScreen Professional, 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 Gadwin PrintScreen Professional.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.95%
Windows 10 22.79%
Windows XP 9.73%
Windows Vista 5.31%
Windows Server 2003 0.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.44%
Windows 7 Professional 18.83%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.37%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.42%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.48%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.29% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.29%
  Netherlands 5.54%
  France 4.11%
  United Kingdom 4.11%
  Belgium 3.04%
  Canada 3.04%
  Israel 2.50%
  Australia 1.96%
  Brazil 1.61%
  Germany 1.61%
  Croatia 1.25%
  DK 1.07%
  Italy 1.07%
  Norway 0.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.04%
Hewlett-Packard 27.94%
Acer 9.56%
ASUS 6.99%
Toshiba 5.51%
Lenovo 3.68%
Intel 3.68%
Samsung 2.21%
American Megatrends 1.47%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.58%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.92%
HP G60 Notebook PC 1.96%
HP HP Notebook 1.96%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.96%
HP ProBook 4530s 1.96%


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