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Should I remove HP Imaging Device Functions?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,286
United States Rank #1,772
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.30 days
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Average installed length: 221.57 days


10.0 100.00%

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HP Imaging Device Functions 10.0

What is HP Imaging Device Functions?

HP Imaging Device Functions is a program installed with most HP printers that supports the HP printer by resolving conflicts and loading the latest drivers. It enables the buttons on your product to function when pressed, delivers product status information, and helps you maintain your product if needed.


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 main program executable is hpzscr01.exe. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 3.29 MB (3,444,739 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Help link: www.hp.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\hp\digital imaging\devicemanagement
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\HP\Digital Imaging\DeviceManagement\hpzscr01.exe -datfile hpqbud01.dat
Estimated size: 3.29 MB

Program filesFiles installed by HP Imaging Device Functions 10.0

Program executable:hpzscr01.exe
Name:HP Installer
HP Installer Uninstaller
Path:C:\Program Files\hp\digital imaging\devicemanagement\hpzscr01.exe
Additional files:
  • hpzmsi01.exe - HP Installer (HP Installer MSI Installer plug-in)
  • hpzmsi40.exe
  • hpzscr40.exe - HP Installer Uninstaller

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • hpzmsi01.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\HP\Digital Imaging\photosmartessential\hpzmsi01.exe'.

How do I remove HP Imaging Device Functions?

You can uninstall HP Imaging Device Functions 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 HP Imaging Device Functions 10.0, 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 HP Imaging Device Functions.

Win Vista (SP2) 46%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 50.58%
Windows XP 23.08%
Windows 7 20.54%
Windows 10 5.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 41.11%
Microsoft Windows XP 22.81%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.48%
Windows 7 Professional 7.27%
Windows Vista Home Basic 6.58%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.73%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.80% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.80%
  Germany 5.28%
  United Kingdom 3.86%
  France 3.74%
  Canada 3.45%
  Italy 2.64%
  Brazil 1.59%
  Netherlands 1.53%
  Israel 1.40%
  Spain 1.31%
  Australia 1.04%
  Belgium 0.85%
  Sweden 0.77%
  Poland 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 39.76%
Dell 27.49%
Acer 7.85%
Toshiba 7.41%
Intel 3.55%
American Megatrends 2.44%
ASUS 2.09%
Sahara 2.03%
Gateway 1.22%
Medion 0.76%
Lenovo 0.73%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.08%
Dell Inspiron 530 4.11%
Dell Inspiron 1525 3.83%
HP G60 Notebook PC 3.69%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.62%
HP Pavilion dv6700 Notebo... 3.48%

About Hewlett-Packard

HP provides products, software solutions and services to consumers, from enterprises to consumers including customers in the government, health and education sectors.
Publisher URL: www.hp.com


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