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Should I remove Google Cloud Printer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,989
United States Rank #7,761
Reach 0.0272%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.90 days
174.07 days >
Average installed length: 91.46 days


58.0.3020.0 5.77%
57.0.2959.0 1.30%
28.0.1489.0 92.92%

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Google Cloud Printer

What is Google Cloud Printer?  (from Google Inc)

Google Cloud Print works with all printers, but for the best printing experience we recommend that you use a Cloud Ready printer. You can connect a printer to your Google Cloud Print account in seconds, and immediately start printing to it. Google Cloud Print is a new technology that connects your printers to the web. ...  Read more


Google Cloud Printer is a program developed by Google Inc. The most used version is 28.0.1489.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 811.01 KB (830,472 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 74% of users of Google Cloud Printer come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.google.com/cloudprint/learn/?hl=en
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Google\Cloud Printer\28.0.1489.0
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Google\Cloud Printer\28.0.1489.0\virtual_driver_setup.exe" --uninstall
Estimated size: 811.01 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Google Cloud Printer

  • gcp_portmon.dll - Google Cloud Print
  • gcp_portmon64.dll
  • virtual_driver_setup.exe

How do I remove Google Cloud Printer?

You can uninstall Google Cloud Printer 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 Google Cloud Printer, 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 Google Cloud Printer.

Win 10 57%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 57.17%
Windows 7 39.48%
Windows XP 2.05%
Windows Vista 1.30%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.26%
Windows 8.1 13.13%
Windows 10 Home 12.01%
Windows 10 Pro 11.44%
Windows 7 Professional 9.94%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.38%

Distribution by countryGeography

74.32% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 74.32%
  United Kingdom 5.05%
  Canada 2.46%
  Brazil 2.05%
  Australia 1.91%
  India 1.23%
  South Africa 0.96%
  Israel 0.82%
  Sweden 0.82%
  Malaysia 0.68%
  New Zealand 0.68%
  Thailand 0.68%
  Egypt 0.55%
  France 0.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.55%
Hewlett-Packard 23.42%
Acer 14.33%
ASUS 11.85%
Lenovo 7.99%
Samsung 3.58%
Toshiba 3.58%
Intel 2.75%
Alienware 0.55%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.45%
ASUS All Series 4.46%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.48%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 1.98%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.98%
Dell XPS 8500 1.98%

About Google Inc

Google provides Internet-based products and services such as advertising technologies, internet search, cloud computing, and software.
Publisher URL: www.google.com


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