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Should I remove HP Officejet Pro 8600 Basic Device Software?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,017
United States Rank #402
Reach 0.6776%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.74 days
759.41 days >
Average installed length: 399.01 days


28.0.1316.0 0.05%
28.0.1315.0 71.31%
28.0.1313.0 0.01%
25.0.619.0 26.62%
24.0.342.0 2.01%

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HP Officejet Pro 8600 Basic Device Software

What is HP Officejet Pro 8600 Basic Device Software?

HP Officejet Pro 8600 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 28.0.1315.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 1 files and is usually about 3.2 MB (3,356,160 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com/support
Installation folder: C:\windows\twain_32\hp officejet pro 8600
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{9C55C629-6C4F-48A9-8840-C897DF6187ED}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.2 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by HP Officejet Pro 8600 Basic Device Software

  • hpscanui.dll - HP Digital Imaging (HPScanUI)

How do I remove HP Officejet Pro 8600 Basic Device Software?

You can uninstall HP Officejet Pro 8600 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 8600 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 8600 Basic Device Software.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.06%
Windows 10 33.36%
Windows Vista 5.53%
Windows XP 3.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.30%
Windows 7 Professional 15.02%
Windows 10 Home 10.73%
Windows 8.1 10.47%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.43%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.59%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.02% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.02%
  Canada 2.44%
  United Kingdom 1.93%
  Australia 1.36%
  South Africa 0.43%
  Israel 0.37%
  Brazil 0.18%
  United Arab Emirates 0.18%
  Netherlands 0.18%
  Germany 0.16%
  Saudi Arabia 0.15%
  New Zealand 0.14%
  France 0.14%
  India 0.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 37.54%
Dell 32.47%
Toshiba 7.53%
Acer 7.24%
ASUS 6.10%
Lenovo 3.00%
Samsung 2.22%
Intel 1.41%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 7.92%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.52%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 4.11%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.81%
ASUS All Series 2.51%
Dell XPS 8300 2.35%

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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