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Should I remove NaturalReaderFree?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,965
United States Rank #4,327
Reach 0.0616%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.66 days
639.01 days >
Average installed length: 335.75 days


11.9 26.58%
11.8 6.09%
11.5 8.72%
11 22.80%
1.00.0000 35.80%


What is NaturalReaderFree?  (from NaturalSoft Limited)

NaturalReader is a text-to-speech software with natural sounding voices. This easy-to-use software can read to you any text such as Microsoft Word files, webpages, PDF files, and E-mails. NaturalReader can also convert any written text into audio files such as MP3 or WAV. NaturalReader has many other functions, such as...  Read more


NaturalReaderFree is a software program developed by NaturalSoft Limited. The most common release is 1.00.0000, 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 primary executable is named NaturalReader11.exe. The setup package generally installs about 59 files and is usually about 9.17 MB (9,612,614 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 76% of users of NaturalReaderFree come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.naturalreaders.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Naturalsoft\free10\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{B99690D5-0BD4-403B-98D9-D0E997239454}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 9.17 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by NaturalReaderFree

Program executable:NaturalReader11.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\naturalsoft\Free11\NaturalReader11.exe
Additional files:
  • NaturalReader Demo.exe - NaturalReader Free Version
  • NaturalReader10.exe - NaturalReader Ver 10 (NaturalReader 10)
  • Interop.SpeechLib.dll
  • Newtonsoft.Json.Net20.dll (by Newtonsoft) - Newtonsoft Json.NET (Newtonsoft Json.NET .NET 2.0)
  • HardwareID.dll (by AzSDK Technology) - HardwareID (AzSDK HardwareID - Full Version)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • NaturalReader10.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FBF12498-16E1-480B-83D2-6711EE091700}' (runs on registration).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:46.97 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0086679742%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00371972%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00494825%
0.015104% average

How do I remove NaturalReaderFree?

You can uninstall NaturalReaderFree 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 NaturalReaderFree, 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 NaturalReaderFree.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.30%
Windows 10 12.75%
Windows Vista 9.46%
Windows XP 6.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 47.05%
Windows 7 Professional 12.22%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.73%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.32%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.48%
Windows 10 Home 2.66%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.80% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.80%
  United Kingdom 4.35%
  Canada 3.43%
  India 1.66%
  France 1.49%
  Germany 1.26%
  Australia 0.97%
  Italy 0.86%
  Israel 0.69%
  Japan 0.51%
  Brazil 0.51%
  Netherlands 0.51%
  Ireland 0.46%
  South Africa 0.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.24%
Dell 25.82%
Acer 12.97%
Toshiba 9.19%
ASUS 6.93%
Lenovo 2.90%
Intel 1.89%
American Megatrends 1.39%
Gateway 0.88%
Samsung 0.88%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.99%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.89%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.75%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.48%
ASUSTeK K53SV 2.20%
HP Pavilion P6000 Series 2.20%

About (from NaturalSoft Limited)

NaturalSoft Ltd. was founded in Vancouver, BC Canada. Our mission is to deliver superior speech solutions for personal computers and portable devices.
Publisher URL: www.naturalreaders.com


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