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Should I remove Nitro Pro 10?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,858
United States Rank #5,184
Reach 0.1064%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.85 days
261.09 days >
Average installed length: 137.18 days


VersionDistribution 0.05% 0.05% 11.68% 17.45% 7.01% 8.73% 6.96% 9.68% 5.58% 16.93% 14.97% 0.33% 0.43% 0.14%

Nitro Pro 10


Nitro Pro 10 is a software program developed by Nitro. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 nitro_pro10.exe. The setup package generally installs about 101 files and is usually about 658.55 KB (674,355 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 42% of users of Nitro Pro 10 come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nitropdf.com/support/pro-ticket.aspx
Help link: nitropdf.zendesk.com/forums
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nitro\Pro 10\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{1E06F975-8168-4F5D-BDC1-002AA90A05A3}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 658.55 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Nitro Pro 10

Program executable:nitro_pro10.exe
Name:Nitro Pro 10
Path:C:\ProgramData\package cache\{9595e81c-7a7d-45f3-9dac-91ee0309d2c1}\nitro_pro10.exe
Additional files:
  • libcef.dll - Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) Dynamic Link Library
  • FowpKbd64.dll (by FileOpen Systems) - FileOpen Client Security Plug-in Add-on KbdHook (FileOpen PrintScreen key hook)
  • bcgcbpro2300u120.dll (by BCGSoft Ltd) - BCGControlBar Professional Dynamic Link Library (BCGControlBar Professional DLL)
  • icudt.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • libGLESv2.dll - ANGLE libGLESv2 Dynamic Link Library
  • BsSndRpt64.exe (by BugSplat) - BugSplat Crash Report Send Utility (Crash reporting Send Utility, BsSndRpt.exe)
  • libEGL.dll - ANGLE libEGL Dynamic Link Library
  • BugSplatRc64.dll - BugSplatRc Dynamic Link Library (Crash reporting module for Nitro Pro)
  • BugSplat64.dll (by BugSplat) - BugSplat Dynamic Link Library (Crash reporting module, BugSplat.DLL)
  • nitropdfactivex.ocx - Nitro PDF ActiveX Component
  • idrsjpeg2k15.dll (by I.R.I.S. Group) - I.R.I.S. Group irisjp2k (irisjp2k)
  • idrsdocout15.dll (by I.R.I.S. Group) - I.R.I.S. Group Format6 (Format6)
  • ImageTool10.dll (by VoyagerSoft) - SolidImageTool (Solid Image Tool)
  • nitropdf.exe - Nitro Pro 10
  • Eztwain4.dll (by Dosadi (www.dosadi.com)) - EZTwain Pro (EZTwain Pro Library)
  • AddinSetupTool.exe - Nitro Pro (AddinSetupTool)
  • dbCore.dll - DB Core
  • Framework10.dll - framework
  • NitroPDFDriverCreator10x64.dll
  • NitroPDFDriverCreatorx64.exe
  • NitroPDFDriverService10x64.exe - Nitro PDF Spool Service
  • nitropdfsupporttools.exe - NitroPDFSupportTools
  • nitroprinterinstallerx64.exe - Nitro Printer Installer
  • idrsasian15.dll (by I.R.I.S. (Image Recognition Integrated Systems)) - drsasian (Asian OCR Engine)
  • NitroPDFPreviewHandler.dll - NitroPDF (Nitro PDF Preview Handler)
  • idrsprepro15.dll (by IMAGE RECOGNITION INTEGRATED SYSTEMS SA) - prepro (Image Preprocessing Engine)
  • idrsocr15.dll - drs15 (OCR Engine)
  • idrsjbig215.dll - iDRS (idrsjbig2 Dynamic Link Library)
  • idrsjpeg15.dll - idrsjpeg Dynamic Link Library
  • idrskrn15.dll - idrskrn Dynamic Link Library
  • idrspng15.dll - idrspng Dynamic Link Library
  • idrstiff15.dll - idrstiff Dynamic Link Library
  • idrszlib15.dll - idrszlib Dynamic Link Library
  • ActivateSN.exe
  • Connection.exe
  • ConverterCore.dll
  • ICCProfiles.dll
  • idrslex15.dll
  • js64u.dll
  • NitroPDFDriverSetup10x64.dll
  • nitropdfthumbnailprovider.dll
  • nitroplatform.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • NitroPDF.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{76591ADE-091A-485B-B854-24FEF8DF0061}' (runs on registration).
  • NitroPDFDriverService10x64.exe runs as a service named 'NitroPDFDriverCreatorReadSpool10' (NitroDriverReadSpool10) "Nitro PDF Driver Read Spool 10".

How do I remove Nitro Pro 10?

You can uninstall Nitro Pro 10 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 Nitro Pro 10, 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 Nitro Pro 10.

Win 10 73%
Win 7 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 72.68%
Windows 7 26.80%
Windows Vista 0.43%
Windows XP 0.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 27.27%
Windows 10 Home 22.40%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.79%
Windows 7 Professional 9.84%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 4.87%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.78%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.74%
  Italy 10.18%
  Spain 4.17%
  France 3.43%
  United Kingdom 3.43%
  Germany 3.31%
  India 2.00%
  Indonesia 1.92%
  Mexico 1.72%
  Singapore 1.72%
  Canada 1.68%
  Colombia 1.59%
  Netherlands 1.51%
  South Africa 1.19%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.20%
Acer 15.70%
Dell 14.98%
ASUS 14.98%
Lenovo 13.37%
Toshiba 5.72%
Samsung 2.09%
Intel 1.85%
MSI 1.05%
Apple 0.72%
Common models
ASUS All Series 11.36%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.10%
LENOVO 20351 2.89%
HP HP Notebook 2.27%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.07%
LENOVO 80E3 1.86%


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