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United States Rank #23,327
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1.03 40.27%
1.01.0001 59.73%

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HP PCMCIA Smart Card Reader


HP PCMCIA Smart Card Reader is a program developed by Hewlett-Packard. The most used version is 1.01.0001, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is NewShortcut2_DF0CCA89BE294B7D9A229DB872E01239.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 1.86 MB (1,951,480 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 30% of users of HP PCMCIA Smart Card Reader come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands and Sweden.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\HP PCMCIA Smart Card Reader\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{CDA1ADA3-BBB4-4250-B272-AC21C78C3968}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.86 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by HP PCMCIA Smart Card Reader

Program executable:NewShortcut2_DF0CCA89BE294B7D9A229DB872E01239.exe
Additional files:
  • Instx64.dll (by SCM Microsystems) - MSMInst Dynamic Link Library (Installation DLL)
  • Instx64.exe

How do I remove HP PCMCIA Smart Card Reader?

Quickly and completely remove HP PCMCIA Smart Card Reader from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall HP PCMCIA Smart Card Reader 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program HP PCMCIA Smart Card Reader, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 PCMCIA Smart Card Reader.

Win XP 66%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 68.46%
Windows Vista 20.81%
Windows 7 8.72%
Windows 8 2.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 68.24%
Windows Vista Business 18.92%
Windows 7 Professional 5.41%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.70%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 1.35%
Windows 8 Enterprise 1.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.30% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.30%
  Netherlands 6.06%
  Sweden 5.45%
  Germany 5.45%
  Australia 4.85%
  Italy 4.85%
  United Kingdom 4.85%
  Croatia 4.24%
  France 3.64%
  Canada 3.64%
  Czech Republic 2.42%
  India 1.82%
  Japan 1.82%
  Spain 1.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 96.64%
Sahara 0.67%
Intel 0.67%
Acer 0.67%
ASUS 0.67%
Common models
HP Compaq 6910p 11.68%
HP Compaq 6710b 5.11%
HP Compaq 2510p Notebook ... 3.65%
HP Compaq 6710b (KE121ET#... 2.92%
HP Compaq 6510b 2.19%
HP Compaq 2210b 1.46%

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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