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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #770
United States Rank #539
Reach 0.9041%
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Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.15 days
594.33 days >
Average installed length: 312.27 days


12.1.0006 28.72%
12.1.0005 17.22%
12.1.0004 0.04%
12.1.0003 0.51%
12.1.0001 0.22%
12.1.0000 51.48%
12.0.0002 0.01%
12.0.0001 0.81%
12.0.0000 1.01%

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Nuance PaperPort 12

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What is Nuance PaperPort 12?  (from Nuance Communications)

PaperPort 12 the world's favorite document management software for the PC, is the fastest and easiest way for home users to scan, organize, find and share documents and photos. It combines the power of document scanning services, the efficiency of digital desktop organization and search, and the convenience of high-qua...  Read more


Nuance PaperPort 12 is a program developed by Nuance Communications. The most used version is 12.1.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is KillPaperPort.exe. The software installer includes 123 files and is usually about 658.34 KB (674,144 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 63% of users of Nuance PaperPort 12 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nuance.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nuance\PaperPort\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{6C0A559F-8583-4B5A-8B50-20BEE15D8E64}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 658.34 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Nuance PaperPort 12

Program executable:KillPaperPort.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Dell Printers\Dell 1355 Multifunction Color Printer\PaperPort\KillPaperPort.exe
Additional files:
  • AppDomainLoader.dll - Nuance OmniPage Capture SDK (XPSFACTORYWRAPPER.DLL)
  • AppHelper.dll
  • AppProductConfig.dll
  • AppUtils.dll - AppUtils Dynamic Link Library
  • AppUtilsRes.dll
  • atm2lll.dll
  • bnt.dll
  • CRX.dll
  • Defaults.dll
  • FireWrx.dll
  • FireWrx2.dll
  • FireWrx3.dll
  • FireWrx4.dll
  • FmxLFR.dll
  • FmxOcrA.dll
  • FmxVirt.dll
  • Formatter.dll
  • cpres.dll - Copy Protection (CP (All languages) resource dll)
  • AolPub.exe - PaperPort (PaperPort AOL Publisher)
  • AppRes.dll - PaperPort Resources
  • BindRes.dll - PaperPort Resources 2
  • CheckPPFolders.exe - CheckPPFolders
  • CheckPPItem.exe - CheckPPItem
  • CSDKGlue.dll - CSDKGlue
  • CustomActions.exe - CustomActions
  • CustomActionsDLL.dll
  • CustomActionsM.exe
  • DeskDelivery.exe - DesktopDelivery
  • drivesup.dll - Support Services for PaperPort Driver
  • drvsupn.dll
  • EditStorage.dll - PaperPort EditStorage Module
  • FeatureSwitch.dll - FeatureSwitch
  • Fldfindr.dll - Form Typer field finder
  • Fmsettin.dll - Scan Settings DLL
  • XMaxUtil.dll - PaperPort Utilities Library
  • BCGCBPRO1100.dll (by BCGSoft Ltd) - BCGControlBar Professional Dynamic Link Library (BCGControlBar Professional DLL)
  • BliceCtr.dll (by Black Ice Software) - Black Ice Software, Inc. blicectr (Blicectr.dll for the 7.0 drivers)
  • BCGPStyle2007Aqua110.dll (by BCGSoft Co Ltd) - BCGSoft Office 2007 Style (Office 2007 (Aqua) style resource library)
  • BCGPStyle2007Luna110.dll (by BCGSoft Co Ltd) - Office 2007 (Blue) style resource library
  • BCGPStyle2007Obsidian110.dll - Office 2007 (Black) style resource library
  • BCGPStyle2007Silver110.dll - Office 2007 (Silver) style resource library
  • BCGPStyle2010White110.dll - BCGSoft Office 2010 Style (Office 2010 (White) style resource library)
  • audioin.dll (by ScanSoft) - ScanSoft SpeechAPI SDK (ScanSoft AUDIOIN for the SpeechAPI SDK)
  • BCGPStyleCarbon110.dll - BCGSoft Carbon Style (Carbon style resource library)
  • BCGPStyleScenic110.dll - BCGSoft Scenic Style (Scenic style resource library)
  • Cpuinf32.dll (by ScanSoft) - Cpuinf32 Application

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • DeskDelivery.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'PP_DesktopDelivery' and executes as C:\Program Files\Nuance\PaperPort\DeskDelivery.exe.

How do I remove Nuance PaperPort 12?

Quickly and completely remove Nuance PaperPort 12 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Nuance PaperPort 12 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 Nuance PaperPort 12, 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 Nuance PaperPort 12.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win Server 2003 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.04%
Windows 10 33.23%
Windows Vista 4.77%
Windows XP 3.95%
Windows Server 2003 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.14%
Windows 7 Professional 14.63%
Windows 10 Home 13.38%
Windows 8.1 8.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.04%
Windows 10 Pro 5.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.46% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.46%
  Germany 8.33%
  Canada 5.78%
  United Kingdom 2.63%
  Australia 2.62%
  Italy 2.24%
  France 2.16%
  Netherlands 1.63%
  Belgium 0.90%
  Israel 0.84%
  Spain 0.81%
  New Zealand 0.76%
  Brazil 0.70%
  Mexico 0.66%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.53%
Dell 25.65%
Acer 15.34%
Toshiba 8.97%
ASUS 8.74%
Lenovo 3.41%
Samsung 2.86%
Intel 1.44%
Medion 1.01%
American Megatrends 0.64%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.25%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.42%
ASUS All Series 4.82%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.96%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.70%
Dell Inspiron 3847 2.26%

About Nuance Communications

Nuance provides speech and imaging applications for businesses and consumers whose products focus on server & embedded speech recognition, telephone call steering systems, automated telephone directory services, medical transcription software & systems, optical character recognition software, and desktop imaging software.
Publisher URL: www.nuance.com


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