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Should I remove OKI Color Swatch-Dienstprogramm?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,856
United States Rank #40,949
Reach 0.0111%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.90 days
292.13 days >
Average installed length: 153.49 days


3.0.1 0.46%
3.0.0 0.46%
2.15.0000 18.26%
2.12.0000 0.46%
2.11.0000 0.46%
2.2.1 0.91%
2.2.0 0.91%
2.1.12 26.48%
2.1.11 39.73%
2.1.10 11.87%

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OKI Color Swatch-Dienstprogramm

What is OKI Color Swatch-Dienstprogramm?  (from OKI)

The Color Swatch utility prints out charts of sample colors. Listed below each color are the corresponding RGB (Red, Green, Blue) values to use in your application to match that printed color. For use with applications which allow you to set your own RGB values for colors.


OKI Color Swatch-Dienstprogramm is a program developed by OKI. The most used version is 2.1.11, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is swatch.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 514.35 KB (526,698 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 73% of users of OKI Color Swatch-Dienstprogramm come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Switzerland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: my.okidata.com/man-c5150-c5200.nsf/MOCContents/DF6305A9B461AFD285256CC5004CCBE6?OpenDocument
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Okidata\Color Swatch Utility
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A344F95E-E51A-450C-8F84-C940BF61903E}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0407 -removeonly -removeon
Estimated size: 514.35 KB
Language: German (Germany)

Program filesFiles installed by OKI Color Swatch-Dienstprogramm

Program executable:swatch.exe
Color Swatch Utility
Path:C:\Program Files\okidata\color swatch utility\swatch.exe
Additional files:
  • swatchdv.dll (by Oki Data) - swatchdv (Swatch Dialog for Printer Driver)

How do I remove OKI Color Swatch-Dienstprogramm?

You can uninstall OKI Color Swatch-Dienstprogramm 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 OKI Color Swatch-Dienstprogramm, 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 OKI Color Swatch-Dienstprogramm.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.62%
Windows 10 31.51%
Windows XP 8.68%
Windows Vista 3.20%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 24.88%
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.12%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.76%
Windows 10 Pro 8.29%
Windows 8.1 8.29%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.37%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.65% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 72.65%
  United States 10.31%
  Switzerland 7.62%
  Austria 6.73%
  Luxembourg 0.90%
  United Kingdom 0.90%
  Spain 0.45%
  Netherlands 0.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 22.43%
Medion 19.63%
Dell 14.95%
Hewlett-Packard 11.21%
ASUS 5.61%
American Megatrends 3.74%
Lenovo 3.74%
Intel 1.87%
Toshiba 1.87%
Sahara 1.87%
Samsung 1.87%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6520 2.75%
ASUS All Series 1.83%
Acer Aspire E1-571 1.83%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 1.83%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 1.83%
Acer Predator G3610 1.83%

Publisher URL: www.okidata.com


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