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3% remove it97% keep it
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Graphic Workshop Professional 5

What is Graphic Workshop Professional 5?  (from Alchemy Mindworks)

Graphic Workshop Professional is the image management package for Windows, and the ultimate digital darkroom. It features support for over 70 popular graphic formats; multiple browser windows; batch processing and conversion; thumbnails; a rich library of image filters and a lot more.


Graphic Workshop Professional 5 is a software program developed by Alchemy Mindworks. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 58 files and is usually about 39.05 MB (40,945,664 bytes). 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 85% of users of Graphic Workshop Professional 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mindworkshop.com/gwspro.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\alchemy mindworks\graphic workshop professional 5\html
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{BF3DC175-84D0-4CF5-A3B9-23E032EDD398}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 39.05 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Graphic Workshop Professional 5

  • awiz.exe
  • camera.exe - Graphic Workshop Professional Camera screen capture
  • clickme.exe
  • cpuid.dll - Wix Key
  • cv.dll
  • dc120v104_32.dll (by Eastman Kodak Japan) - DC120SDK Win32 Ver.1.04 (DC120V104_32)
  • deco_32.dll (by Iterated Systems) - Fractal Image Decoder (32-bit Fractal Image Decoder Library)
  • defaulttheme.dll
  • epntwrpr.dll
  • eztwain3.dll (by Dosadi (www.dosadi.com)) - EZTwain Pro (EZTwain Pro Library)
  • fpxacc.dll (by Accusoft) - Accusoft FlashPix SDK
  • gcsbmp32.dll
  • gcsgif32.dll
  • gcsjpg32.dll
  • gcspcx32.dll
  • gcspng32.dll
  • gcstga32.dll
  • gcsult.exe - Graphic Workshop Professional GIF animator
  • gdiplus.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft GDI+
  • gwpweb.exe
  • gwsfiltr.dll
  • gwshdp.dll
  • gwsjpg.dll
  • gwspng.dll
  • gwspro.exe - Graphic Workshop Professional
  • gwstif.dll
  • gwstxtr.dll
  • gwswlppr.dll
  • imatch.dll
  • jpegacc.dll
  • montage.exe - Montage UltraLight
  • opencv_calib3d231.dll
  • opencv_core231.dll
  • opencv_features2d231.dll
  • opencv_flann231.dll
  • opencv_highgui231.dll
  • opencv_imgproc231.dll
  • opencv_objdetect231.dll
  • paintult.exe - e-Paint
  • pcdlib32.dll
  • pcdwrip.dll (by Eastman Kodak) - KODAK Photo CD Image Pac Toolkit - Read/Write (PCDWRIP - Photo CD Write Image Pac Library)
  • pcsbmp32.dll
  • pcspng32.dll
  • pcstga32.dll
  • qtmlclient.dll
  • resex.exe - Graphic Workshop Professional resource extractor
  • rotator.exe - Graphic Workshop Professional rotator
  • sfwfmt.dll (by Seattle FilmWorks) - Seattle FilmWorks File Format (SFW File Format DLL and Adobe Plug-In)
  • swfex.dll
  • tbb.dll (by Intel) - Intel(R) Threading Building Blocks for Windows (Threading Building Blocks library)
  • theme_carbon adjusted.dll
  • theme_carbon compact.dll
  • theme_carbon medium.dll
  • unrar.dll (by Alexander Roshal) - RAR decompression library
  • unzip32.dll (by Info-ZIP) - Info-ZIP's UnZip Windows DLL (Info-ZIP's UnZip DLL for Win32)
  • uptodate.exe
  • util32.dll
  • w7lib.dll

How do I remove Graphic Workshop Professional 5?

You can uninstall Graphic Workshop Professional 5 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 Graphic Workshop Professional 5, 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 Graphic Workshop Professional 5.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win Vista (SP2) 6%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.50%
Windows 10 31.25%
Windows Vista 6.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 37.50%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.75%
Windows 8.1 12.50%
Windows 10 Home 12.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.25%
Windows 8.1 Connected 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

84.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 84.62%
  United Kingdom 7.69%
  France 3.85%
  Italy 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
Dell 21.43%
Toshiba 7.14%
Intel 7.14%
Acer 7.14%
Common models
Dell Studio XPS 8100 13.33%
ASUS All Series 13.33%
TOSHIBA Satellite P55t-A 6.67%
Gigabyte GA-MA785GM-US2H 6.67%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1010 6.67%
Hewlett-Packard p6623w 6.67%


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