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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,321
United States Rank #4,064
Reach 0.0587%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.00 days
177.06 days >
Average installed length: 93.03 days


12.0 100.00%

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OCR Software by I.R.I.S. 12.0

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OCR Software by I.R.I.S. 12.0 is a software 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 primary executable is named hpzscr01.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 2.27 MB (2,376,984 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows XP. While about 82% of users of OCR Software by I.R.I.S. come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

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: 2.27 MB

Program filesFiles installed by OCR Software by I.R.I.S. 12.0

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).

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  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 OCR Software by I.R.I.S. 12.0, 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 OCR Software by I.R.I.S..

Win Vista (SP2) 56%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 59.26%
Windows XP 30.78%
Windows 7 9.44%
Windows 10 0.53%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 50.27%
Microsoft Windows XP 30.63%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.16%
Windows Vista Home Basic 5.36%
Windows Vista Business 2.32%
Windows Vista Ultimate 1.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

82.31% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 82.31%
  Germany 3.48%
  Canada 2.57%
  Israel 2.34%
  Australia 1.43%
  United Kingdom 1.20%
  France 1.08%
  Netherlands 0.51%
  Belgium 0.34%
  Austria 0.34%
  Spain 0.34%
  Italy 0.34%
  Brazil 0.29%
  Hong Kong 0.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.80%
Dell 36.17%
Toshiba 7.38%
Acer 5.63%
Intel 4.01%
Sahara 1.75%
American Megatrends 1.50%
Medion 1.00%
Gateway 0.75%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 4.95%
HP G60 Notebook PC 4.73%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.73%
Dell Inspiron 1525 3.60%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.70%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.25%

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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