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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #393
United States Rank #317
Reach 1.5935%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.13 days
652.87 days >
Average installed length: 343.04 days


13.0 100.00%

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OCR Software by I.R.I.S. 13.0

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

Eliminate time-consuming manual retyping with Readiris Pro, the award-winning and latest OCR software from I.R.I.S. OCR Software by I.R.I.S. converts paper documents, PDFs (even read-only), and image files into fully editable text on your computer at up to 1,600 characters per second. That's five times faster than any ...  Read more


OCR Software by I.R.I.S. 13.0 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 4 files and is usually about 3.28 MB (3,437,473 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 57% of users of OCR Software by I.R.I.S. come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Brazil.

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. 13.0

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. 13.0, 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..

Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 85.63%
Windows 10 8.70%
Windows Vista 2.95%
Windows XP 2.72%
Windows Server 2003 0.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 53.95%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.56%
Windows 7 Professional 14.47%
Windows 10 Home 4.79%
Microsoft Windows XP 2.68%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.44%
  Germany 8.29%
  Brazil 3.10%
  United Kingdom 2.95%
  Canada 2.92%
  Italy 2.88%
  France 2.83%
  Israel 2.06%
  Netherlands 1.49%
  Spain 1.44%
  Belgium 1.18%
  Australia 0.97%
  Austria 0.71%
  India 0.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.00%
Dell 24.51%
Acer 15.27%
Toshiba 7.76%
ASUS 6.86%
Samsung 2.20%
Intel 1.87%
Lenovo 1.31%
Medion 0.85%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 9.56%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 8.34%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.46%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.41%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.28%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.11%

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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