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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #655
United States Rank #486
Reach 1.0276%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.60 days
460.19 days >
Average installed length: 241.79 days


14.0 100.00%

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OCR Software by I.R.I.S. 14.0

What is OCR Software by I.R.I.S.?  (from Hewlett-Packard)

Readiris™ 14 is a powerful OCR solution designed for private users and small to large office users. Thanks to Readiris™ 14, you will boost your productivity and save incredible amounts of time when converting any paper document, PDF, or image file into digital files you can edit, search and share to the Cloud in a sing...  Read more


OCR Software by I.R.I.S. 14.0 is a program developed by Hewlett-Packard. 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 main program executable is hpzscr01.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 3.28 MB (3,441,822 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 62% of users of OCR Software by I.R.I.S. come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Help link: www.hp.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\hp\digital imaging\ocr
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\HP\Digital Imaging\OCR\hpzscr01.exe -datfile hpqbud11.dat
Estimated size: 3.28 MB

Program filesFiles installed by OCR Software by I.R.I.S. 14.0

Program executable:hpzscr01.exe
Name:HP Installer
HP Installer Uninstaller
Path:C:\Program Files\hp\digital imaging\ocr\hpzscr01.exe
Additional files:
  • hpzmsi01.exe - HP Installer (HP Installer MSI Installer plug-in)
  • hpzmsi40.exe
  • hpzscr40.exe - HP Installer Uninstaller

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • hpzscr01.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{069A7445-97FD-46B8-9247-F732F3B5F354}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove OCR Software by I.R.I.S.?

You can uninstall OCR Software by I.R.I.S. 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 OCR Software by I.R.I.S. 14.0, 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 OCR Software by I.R.I.S..

Win 10 70%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 70.37%
Windows 7 25.66%
Windows Vista 2.38%
Windows XP 1.59%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 21.50%
Windows 10 Home 18.99%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.16%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.93%
Windows 10 Pro 6.39%
Windows 7 Professional 5.72%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.01% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.01%
  Germany 7.64%
  Italy 5.04%
  United Kingdom 3.15%
  Canada 2.83%
  France 2.81%
  Brazil 2.32%
  Netherlands 1.64%
  Australia 1.13%
  Spain 1.11%
  Belgium 0.95%
  Israel 0.90%
  Austria 0.61%
  Switzerland 0.51%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 34.67%
Dell 19.82%
Acer 13.03%
ASUS 9.74%
Toshiba 7.20%
Lenovo 4.99%
Samsung 3.12%
Medion 2.97%
Intel 1.16%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.49%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.87%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 4.06%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.88%
ASUS All Series 3.86%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.24%

About Hewlett-Packard

HP provides products, software solutions and services to consumers, from enterprises to consumers including customers in the government, health and education sectors.
Publisher URL: www.hp.com


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