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5.1.1 9.38%
5.1.0 25.00%

Nitro PDF Professional

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What is Nitro PDF Professional?  (from Nitro PDF Software)

Nitro PDF Professional lets you easily create industry-standard PDF files from almost any file format. And sharing is seamless: any PDF created in Nitro Pro can be opened and viewed on virtually any machine, and will display identically to what you intended it to. Create PDFs with a single click from Microsoft® Word, E...  Read more


Nitro PDF Professional is a software program developed by Nitro PDF Software. The most common release is 5.2, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The setup package generally installs about 22 files and is usually about 36.27 MB (38,031,947 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 54% of users of Nitro PDF Professional come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Indonesia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nitropdf.com
Help link: www.nitropdf.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nitro PDF\Professional\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{F0C2AD51-9F09-4B75-82EE-74DA80F708D8}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 36.27 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Nitro PDF Professional

  • BCGCBPRO95171.dll (by BCGSoft Ltd) - BCGControlBar Professional Dynamic Link Library (BCGControlBar Professional DLL)
  • N5ShellExtension.dll - NitroPDF Professional ShellExtension
  • SDK_AX.ocx (by Foxit Software) - SDK_AX ActiveX Control Module
  • npdf.dll (by ARTS PDF) - npdf Dynamic Link Library (npdf DLL)
  • Foxit_JS_ExObjects.dll (by Foxit Software Company) - FoxitReader Addon:Javascript Support
  • NitroPDF.exe (by ARTS PDF) - Nitro PDF Professional
  • Nitro PDF Form Assistant.exe (by binarything.com) - N5 Form Filler (Form Assistant)
  • BCGPStyle2007Aqua.dll
  • BCGPStyle2007Luna.dll
  • BCGPStyle2007Obsidian.dll
  • BCGPStyle2007Silver.dll
  • js.dll
  • nprender.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • N5ShellExtension.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'N5ShellExtension' with a class of {D0DC6B97-C6FA-4B42-9649-5891A97E5005}.

How do I remove Nitro PDF Professional?

Quickly and completely remove Nitro PDF Professional from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Nitro PDF Professional 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Nitro PDF Professional, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Nitro PDF Professional.

Win 7 (SP1) 44%
Win XP 9%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.38%
Windows 10 21.88%
Windows Vista 9.38%
Windows XP 9.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.88%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.38%
Windows 7 Professional 9.38%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.38%
Windows 10 Pro 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.35% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.35%
  India 6.52%
  Indonesia 6.52%
  Italy 6.52%
  Iran 4.35%
  Canada 4.35%
  Chile 2.17%
  TN 2.17%
  IQ 2.17%
  Philippines 2.17%
  SY 2.17%
  Ireland 2.17%
  Turkey 2.17%
  United Kingdom 2.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.48%
Dell 22.58%
Acer 6.45%
ASUS 6.45%
Toshiba 6.45%
Sony 6.45%
American Megatrends 3.23%
Samsung 3.23%
Lenovo 3.23%
Common models
Gigabyte GA-890GPA-UD3H 7.14%
TOSHIBA Satellite L650 3.57%
TOSHIBA Satellite A500 3.57%
Dell Studio XPS 1647 3.57%
Dell Studio 1737 3.57%
Dell Precision M4500 3.57%

About (from Nitro PDF Software)

We build easy-to-use products that help people work smarter with digital documents.
Publisher URL: www.nitropdf.com


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