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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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United States Rank #46,269
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Macromedia FlashPaper 2

What is Macromedia FlashPaper 2?

The Adobe Flash Player is software for viewing multimedia, Rich Internet Applications, and streaming video and audio, on a computer web browser or on supported mobile devices. Flash Player runs SWF files that can be created by the Adobe Flash authoring tool, by Adobe Flex or by a number of other Macromedia and third party tools. Flash Player was created by Macromedia and now developed and distributed by Adobe Systems.


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 main program executable is flashprinter.exe. The software installer includes 102 files and is usually about 22.58 MB (23,672,717 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.macromedia.com
Help link: www.macromedia.com/go/flashpaper
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Macromedia\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{F977FD4B-C9A6-4BAA-B4BB-DE3023288253}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 22.58 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Macromedia FlashPaper 2

Program executable:flashprinter.exe
Name:FlashPaper Printer
Path:C:\Program Files\macromedia\flashpaper 2\flashprinter.exe
Additional files:
  • FhLangResource.dll - Macromedia FreeHand 10 English Language Resources (FreeHand 10 English Language Resources)
  • MUI32.dll - Macromedia User Interface Suppport (MUI Support DLL)
  • Fireworks Library.dll - Macromedia Fireworks Importer (Fireworks Importer)
  • rmconfig.dll - rmconfig Dynamic Link Library (rmconfig DLL)
  • Extension Manager.exe - Macromedia Extension Manager (Extension Manager)
  • Dreamweaver.exe - Macromedia Dreamweaver MX (Dreamweaver MX)
  • FlashLiteBundler.exe - Flash Lite Sound Bundler (Flash Lite Sound Bundler 2.0)
  • Flash_8_Video_Extension.dll - Flash 8 Video Extension
  • fpdriversetup.exe - FlashPaper Printer Misc
  • fputilsetup.exe - FlashPaper Printer Util
  • Registration.dll - Macromedia Registration (Registration)
  • FreeHand MX.exe - Macromedia FreeHand MX (FreeHand MX)
  • ThumbnailViewer.dll - ThumbnailViewer Module
  • Flash 8 Video Encoder.exe - Flash 8 Video Encoder
  • Macromedia_Licensing_Installer.dll - FlashPaper (B2D73000) (System Level Service Installer)
  • OfficePrintAddIn.dll - Macromedia FlashPaper (FlashPaper Office AddIn)
  • clipdd.dll - Macromedia FreeHand (OLE Clipboard and Drag-n-Drop Support)
  • Colorlib.dll - Color Library
  • FhResource.dll - FreeHand Resources
  • Math.dll - MathDLL
  • flashpaperprinterdrv2.dll - FlashPaper Printer (FlashPaper Printer UI)
  • flashpaperprinterui2.dll
  • Flash.exe - Macromedia Flash (Flash 8)
  • GhostScript.dll - GhostScript Dynamic Link Library
  • MobileErrors.dll - Flash Mobile Error Resource DLL
  • authplay.dll - Shockwave Flash (Macromedia Flash Player 6.0 r23)
  • Flash.ocx - Macromedia Flash Player 7.0 r19
  • Macromedia Flash Player 6.exe - Macromedia Flash Player 6.0 r65
  • SAFlashPlayer.exe - Macromedia Flash Player 8.0 r22
  • PpsPower.dll - PpsPowerPoint
  • PpsServe.exe - PpsService
  • AtlDB.dll - Presenter (AtlDB)
  • BretraUIAndUpload.dll - Breeze Uploader
  • CommandLineConverter.exe - CommandLineConverter
  • Fireworks.exe - Fireworks (Fireworks 8)
  • GenerateThumbnailSwf.exe - GenerateThumbnailSwf
  • Import.dll - RoboDemo Import
  • MMExporter.dll - MMExporter
  • nszlib.dll - Captivate Compression Library
  • PpsUplo.dll - PPSUpload
  • MMLicenseMgr.exe - MMxpt
  • MMxpt.dll
  • MMxptResources.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

7 Scheduled Tasks
  • Flash.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DD2532C6-9B15-4071-9769-EB0D8C381B7C}' (runs on registration).
  • FreeHand MX.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FB0A08E9-38D2-4676-8E24-A5F29054953A}' (runs on registration).
  • Dreamweaver.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A7C81C56-9FB5-409A-8E3B-5068D4CD38BD}' (runs on registration).
  • Flash 8 Video Encoder.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{56F2BE53-879D-4257-9EA0-5E8B40D63669}' (runs on registration).
  • Fireworks.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{75F40758-DADB-4D70-97E2-F24F9FCA7463}' (runs on registration).
  • FlashPrinter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FCB39B20-C7DA-4320-BECD-995608AB8B9A}' (runs on registration).
  • Plus 1 more
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Dreamweaver.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 8\Dreamweaver.exe'.
  • Fireworks.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Macromedia\Fireworks 8\Fireworks.exe'.

How do I remove Macromedia FlashPaper 2?

You can uninstall Macromedia FlashPaper 2 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 Macromedia FlashPaper 2, 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 Macromedia FlashPaper 2.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.11%
Windows XP 27.78%
Windows 10 8.33%
Windows Vista 2.78%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 27.78%
Microsoft Windows XP 27.78%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.11%
Windows 7 Starter 2.78%
Windows 10 Pro 2.78%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.10% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.10%
  Iran 23.81%
  Turkey 7.14%
  India 4.76%
  United Arab Emirates 4.76%
  Belgium 2.38%
  Indonesia 2.38%
  Israel 2.38%
  Netherlands 2.38%
  Germany 2.38%
  Croatia 2.38%
  KE 2.38%
  Hungary 2.38%
  United Kingdom 2.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Dell 16.67%
Acer 13.33%
Intel 10.00%
ASUS 10.00%
Sony 6.67%
Toshiba 6.67%
Compaq 3.33%
American Megatrends 3.33%
Common models
Sony VPCEB13FX 4.17%
powerspec E372 4.17%
HP ENVY 14 Notebook PC 4.17%
Gigabyte EP45T-UD3LR 4.17%
Gigabyte EP41-UD3L 4.17%
Compaq Evo D510 SFF 4.17%

About Macromedia

Macromedia was a graphics and web development software company that produced such products as Flash and Dreamweaver and was acquired by Adobe Systems in 2005.
Publisher URL: www.adobe.com


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