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8.10.0000 98.93%
8.05.0000 1.07%

Jasc Paint Shop Pro 8 Dell Edition

What is Jasc Paint Shop Pro 8 Dell Edition?

PaintShop Pro (PSP) is a raster graphics editor and, later in the series, a vector graphics editor for computers running the Microsoft Windows operating system. Picture tubes are graphic images with no background. They are often used as a starting point for complex images; that is, they are combined with other image elements to produce a final work. Tubes can also be regarded as graphic brushes based on a pre-created image; this was their original use.

About  (from Jasc Software)

With a unique combination of automatic and precision tools for photo editing and graphic design, Paint Shop Pro is one of the most complete, easy-to-use professional digital imaging software packages available. And with version 8, you get all of the painting, drawing, and text options and tools of Paint Shop Pro 7, plu...  Read more


The most common release is 8.10.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). 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 primary executable is named launch.exe. The setup package generally installs about 81 files and is usually about 1.81 MB (1,902,592 bytes).
Jasc Paint Shop Pro 8 Dell Edition has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.jasc.com
Help link: www.jasc.com/support2.asp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\jasc software inc\paint shop pro 8\presets
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{81A34902-9D0B-4920-A25C-4CDC5D14B328}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.81 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Jasc Paint Shop Pro 8 Dell Edition

Program executable:launch.exe
Name:Jasc Paint Shop Photo Album
Jasc Paint Shop Photo Album Application
Path:C:\Program Files\dell computer\dell picture studio v2.0\launch.exe
Additional files:
  • jasccmdnongraphic.dll - Jasc NonGraphic (Jasc NonGraphic DLL)
  • anim.exe - Animation Shop 3 (Animation Shop)
  • jasctooltext.dll - Jasc Tool Text (Jasc Tool Text DLL)
  • launchrc.dll - Jasc Paint Shop Photo Album (Jasc Paint Shop Photo Album Application)
  • basefx.dll - BaseFX
  • dellstfetch.dll - DellSTFetch Dynamic Link Library (DellSTFetch DLL)
  • expat.dll
  • fpxlib.dll - Reference Implementation
  • inetwh32.dll (by Blue Sky Software) - Blue Sky Software - INETWH32 (INETWH32)
  • jasccmdartistic.dll - Jasc Artistic (Jasc Artistic DLL)
  • jasccmdbevels.dll - Jasc Bevels (Jasc Bevels DLL)
  • jasccmdbrowse.dll - Jasc Browse (Jasc Browse DLL)
  • jasccmdclipboard.dll - Jasc Clipboard (Jasc Clipboard DLL)
  • jasccmdcolor.dll - Jasc Color (Jasc Color DLL)
  • jasccmdexternal.dll - Jasc External (Jasc External DLL)
  • jasccmdfile.dll - Jasc File (Jasc File DLL)
  • jasccmdgeometry.dll - Jasc Geometry (Jasc Geometry DLL)
  • jasccmdjgl.dll - Jasc JGL (Jasc JGL DLL)
  • jasccmdlayers.dll - Jasc Layers (Jasc Layers DLL)
  • jasccmdlighting.dll - Jasc Lighting (Jasc Lighting DLL)
  • jasccmdphoto.dll - Jasc Photo (Jasc Photo DLL)
  • jasccmdpluginhost.dll - Jasc Plugin Host (Jasc Plugin Host DLL)
  • jasccmdprint.dll - Jasc Print (Jasc Print DLL)
  • jasccmdpyscript.dll - Jasc PyScript (Jasc PyScript DLL)
  • jasccmdselections.dll - Jasc Selections (Jasc Selections DLL)
  • jasccmdstandard.dll - Jasc Standard (Jasc Standard DLL)
  • jasccmdtexture.dll - Jasc Texture (Jasc Texture DLL)
  • jasccmdvector.dll - Jasc Vector (Jasc Vector DLL)
  • jasccmdweb.dll - Jasc Web (Jasc Web DLL)
  • jasctoolobject.dll - Jasc Tool Object (Jasc Tool Object DLL)
  • jasctoolpaint.dll - Jasc Tool Paint (Jasc Tool Paint DLL)
  • jasctoolselect.dll - Jasc Tool Select (Jasc Tool Select DLL)
  • jasctoolstandard.dll - Jasc Tool Standard (Jasc Tool Standard DLL)
  • jasctoolwarp.dll - Jasc Tool Warp (Jasc Tool Warp DLL)
  • jbrws.dll - Jasc Browser Support (Jasc Browser Support DLL)
  • jbrwsutil.dll - Jasc Browser Utilities (Jasc Browser Utilities DLL)
  • jcap.dll - Screen Capture DLL (Jasc Screen Capture DLL)
  • jcm.dll - JCM Dynamic Link Library (JCM DLL)
  • jcmyk.dll - CMYK Support DLL (Jasc CMYK Support DLL)
  • jcontrols.dll - JControls Dynamic Link Library (Jasc software common controls library)
  • jff.dll - Image File Support DLL (Jasc Image File Support DLL)
  • jlem.dll - Localized Error Message DLL (Jasc Localized Error Message DLL)
  • jmem.dll - Memory Management DLL (Jasc Memory Management DLL)
  • jpeglib.dll
  • morefx.dll - MoreFX
  • pcdlib32.dll (by Eastman Kodak) - Kodak Photo CD Access Developer Toolkit (PCDLIB32)
  • product_tour.exe - Product_Tour
  • roboex32.dll (by Blue Sky Software) - RoboHELP Classic (RoboHELP Extensions for WinHelp)
  • sfupload.dll (by Shutterfly) - Shutterfly, Inc. SfUpload (SfUpload)
  • sxlrt308.dll (by Dinkumware) - Dinkum® C++ Library for VC++ (Dinkum® C++ Shared Library for VC++, Release Version)
  • tcl83.dll (by Scriptics) - Tcl 8.3 for Windows (Tcl DLL)
  • tcldde83.dll
  • tclreg83.dll
  • tk83.dll (by Scriptics) - Tk 8.3 for Windows (Tk DLL)
  • toursync.exe
  • w9xpopen.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • launch.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B2552802-BD9D-49E3-A1E4-5D7A3118E018}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • launch.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Dell Computer\Dell Picture Studio v2.0\launch.exe'.

How do I remove Jasc Paint Shop Pro 8 Dell Edition?

You can uninstall Jasc Paint Shop Pro 8 Dell Edition 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 Jasc Paint Shop Pro 8 Dell Edition, 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 Jasc Paint Shop Pro 8 Dell Edition.

Win XP 61%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 30%
Keep it 70%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 64.17%
Windows 7 21.93%
Windows 10 8.02%
Windows Vista 5.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 64.32%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.76%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.32%
Windows 10 Home 3.24%
Windows 10 Pro 2.16%
Windows 7 Professional 2.16%

Distribution by countryGeography

84.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 84.64%
  United Kingdom 6.83%
  Canada 2.39%
  DK 1.02%
  South Africa 0.68%
  Norway 0.68%
  Sweden 0.68%
  Netherlands 0.68%
  Belgium 0.34%
  Russia 0.34%
  Spain 0.34%
  Germany 0.34%
  Ireland 0.34%
  GG 0.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 75.29%
Hewlett-Packard 8.82%
ASUS 2.94%
Lenovo 2.35%
American Megatrends 1.76%
Sahara 1.76%
Toshiba 1.76%
Acer 1.18%
Compaq 0.59%
Intel 0.59%
Common models
Dell Computer Dimension 4... 9.32%
Dell Computer Dimension 2... 6.83%
Dell Computer Dimension 3... 6.21%
Dell Dimension 8400 ... 6.21%
Dell Dimension 4700 ... 3.73%
Dell Dell DM051 2.48%

About Jasc Software

Jasc Software (Corel Corporation acquired Jasc Software and its Paint Shop Pro operations) was the creator of Paint Shop Pro, a popular graphics editing program.
Publisher URL: www.corel.com


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