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Should I remove Lenovo Screen Reading Optimizer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,095
United States Rank #5,485
Reach 0.0755%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.34 days
481.90 days >
Average installed length: 253.20 days


1.16 62.32%
1.15 0.60%
1.10 21.42%
1.07 4.90%
1.06 7.39%
1.03 2.69%
1.00 0.67%

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Lenovo Screen Reading Optimizer

What is Lenovo Screen Reading Optimizer?

This package installs the software (Lenovo Screen Reading Optimizer) that provides a more convenient way to use of clamshell notebook computers to read books/documents using electronic book reading applications. In this mode, physical orientation of computer to portrait/landscape can be detected and set screen orientation to Portrait/landscape accordingly. The system is also set to low power mode, brightness set to optimized value, Touchpad configured to optimized settings for the electronic book reading purpose.


The most used version is 1.16, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is sromain.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 26.97 MB (28,279,760 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Lenovo.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Screen Reading Optimizer
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{91A29166-4E1B-4664-B70B-4C4A3B6B3372}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 26.97 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Lenovo Screen Reading Optimizer

Program executable:sromain.exe
Name:Lenovo Screen Reading Optimizer
Path:C:\Program Files\lenovo\screen reading optimizer\sromain.exe
Additional files:
  • SRORest.exe - SRORest (Lenovo Screen Reading Optimizer Resident Module)
  • KBHook.dll - KBHook (Lenovo Screen Reading Optimizer Keyboard Hook)

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.79 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0010523479%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00066196%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00039039%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:64,873
8,062,084 average

How do I remove Lenovo Screen Reading Optimizer?

You can uninstall Lenovo Screen Reading Optimizer 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 Lenovo Screen Reading Optimizer, 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 Lenovo Screen Reading Optimizer.

Win 7 (SP1) 90%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 90.73%
Windows 10 9.13%
Windows Vista 0.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 62.97%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.39%
Windows 7 Enterprise 7.30%
Windows 10 Pro 6.82%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.47%
Windows 10 Home 1.01%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.16% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.16%
  Germany 8.11%
  United Kingdom 3.42%
  Canada 2.83%
  Taiwan 2.24%
  France 2.19%
  Japan 2.03%
  Israel 1.87%
  Australia 1.76%
  India 1.44%
  Finland 1.23%
  Sweden 1.23%
  DK 1.23%
  Norway 1.17%

About Lenovo

Lenovo is a PC hardware and electronics company whose products include personal computers, tablet computers, mobile phones, workstations, servers, electronic storage devices and IT management software.
Publisher URL: www.lenovo.com


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