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Should I remove HP Officejet Pro 8500 A910 Basic Device Software?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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United States Rank #1,761
Reach 0.1677%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 26.91 days
793.96 days >
Average installed length: 417.17 days


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22.0.334.0 14.13%

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HP Officejet Pro 8500 A910 Basic Device Software

What is HP Officejet Pro 8500 A910 Basic Device Software?

HP Officejet Pro 8500 Software is a printer driver for the HP Officejet printer that is a piece of software that converts the data to be printed to the form specific to a printer. The purpose of printer drivers is to allow applications to do printing without being aware of the technical details of each printer model. HP Universal Print Driver is an intelligent print driver that supports a broad range of HP printers and Multi function devices. Developed by Hewlett-Packard, it combines a general purpose driver and HP proprietary extensions.


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is UDC_Icon.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 1.15 MB (1,210,364 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com/support
Installation folder: C:\windows\twain_32\hp officejet pro 8500 a910
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{EE7C94CC-BECB-4000-B5E3-D895307B9D5E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.15 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by HP Officejet Pro 8500 A910 Basic Device Software

Program executable:UDC_Icon.exe
  • hpscanui.dll - HP Digital Imaging (HPScanUI)

How do I remove HP Officejet Pro 8500 A910 Basic Device Software?

You can uninstall HP Officejet Pro 8500 A910 Basic Device Software 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 Officejet Pro 8500 A910 Basic Device Software, 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 Officejet Pro 8500 A910 Basic Device Software.

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.11%
Windows 10 20.62%
Windows Vista 6.71%
Windows XP 4.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.95%
Windows 7 Professional 17.95%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.46%
Windows 10 Home 6.55%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.45%
Windows 8.1 4.60%

Distribution by countryGeography

85.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 85.28%
  United Kingdom 3.34%
  Canada 2.44%
  Australia 1.70%
  South Africa 1.29%
  Israel 1.17%
  Germany 0.31%
  Saudi Arabia 0.29%
  Switzerland 0.20%
  Greece 0.20%
  Netherlands 0.20%
  New Zealand 0.18%
  Romania 0.18%
  Singapore 0.16%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.56%
Dell 31.36%
Toshiba 8.66%
Acer 5.74%
ASUS 5.15%
Intel 3.42%
Lenovo 1.96%
Samsung 1.64%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 9.43%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 8.70%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.59%
Dell XPS 8300 2.59%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.49%
HP G60 Notebook PC 2.18%

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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