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Should I remove Hallmark Card Studio 2012 Deluxe?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,019
United States Rank #7,116
Reach 0.0209%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 162.17 days
1065.73 days >
Average installed length: 559.96 days


VersionDistribution 16.50% 27.67% 1.21% 8.01% 7.77% 3.88% 3.88% 14.56% 16.50%

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Hallmark Card Studio 2012 Deluxe

What is Hallmark Card Studio 2012 Deluxe?  (from Creative Technology Ltd)

Creating customizable Hallmark cards is quick and easy with Hallmark Card Studio Deluxe. You'll get 12,000+ cards and projects; 18,000+ premium clip-art images, exclusive Hallmark Fonts--plus an Event Planner to remind you of important dates. What's more, the built-in digital photo-editor tools let you commemorate even...  Read more


Hallmark Card Studio 2012 Deluxe is a software program developed by Creative Technology Ltd. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. The setup package generally installs about 46 files and is usually about 7.73 MB (8,101,445 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 94% of users of Hallmark Card Studio 2012 Deluxe come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hallmarksoftware.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Creative Home\Hallmark Card Studio 2012 Deluxe\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{8777089A-4CF4-44BA-910B-9A4580669DED}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.73 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Hallmark Card Studio 2012 Deluxe

  • fmnot.exe - Hallmark Card Studio (Planner Application)
  • plnrnote.exe - Hallmark Event Planner
  • novaupd.dll (by Nova Development) - Nova Product Updater (Nova Product Updater 3.0)
  • interophelper.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • plnrnote.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Event Planner Reminder.lnk_FolderCommonAppdata.

How do I remove Hallmark Card Studio 2012 Deluxe?

You can uninstall Hallmark Card Studio 2012 Deluxe 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 Hallmark Card Studio 2012 Deluxe, 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 Hallmark Card Studio 2012 Deluxe.

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win XP 0%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.99%
Windows 10 20.15%
Windows Vista 9.22%
Windows XP 3.64%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 48.40%
Windows 7 Professional 11.06%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.37%
Windows 10 Home 7.13%
Windows 8.1 3.93%

Distribution by countryGeography

93.89% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 93.89%
  Canada 2.53%
  United Kingdom 1.19%
  Australia 0.45%
  Belgium 0.30%
  TT 0.15%
  Brazil 0.15%
  Colombia 0.15%
  VI 0.15%
  France 0.15%
  Argentina 0.15%
  Venezuela 0.15%
  PR 0.15%
  Netherlands 0.15%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 37.15%
Dell 31.62%
Acer 8.70%
Lenovo 3.95%
ASUS 3.56%
Toshiba 3.16%
American Megatrends 2.77%
Sony 1.58%
Intel 1.58%
Alienware 1.19%
Common models
Dell XPS 8300 3.89%
LENOVO IdeaCentre K330B 3.89%
Dell Inspiron 570 3.33%
Dell XPS 8500 2.78%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.78%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.78%

About Creative Technology Ltd

Creative designs, manufactures and distributes digitized sound and video boards, computers and related multimedia, and personal digital entertainment products.
Publisher URL: us.creative.com


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