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What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,194
United States Rank #46,795
Reach 0.0110%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 60.59 days
375.43 days >
Average installed length: 197.26 days


2.0.0 100.00%



PC-CCID is a program developed by Gemalto N.V. The main program executable is gemccid.sys. The setup package is about 1.17 MB (1,227,776 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 74% of users of PC-CCID come from Brazil, it is also popular in the United States and Poland.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\gemalto\readertools\installer\gemccid
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{BD3068DE-D53B-4CE8-B2BC-32E1323441CD}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.17 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by PC-CCID

Program executable:gemccid.sys
Name:USB Smart Card Reader
USB Smart Card Reader Driver
Path:C:\Program Files\gemalto\readertools\installer\gemccid\gemccid.sys

How do I remove PC-CCID?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.18%
Windows 8 25.32%
Windows XP 5.19%
Windows Vista 1.30%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 27.27%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.73%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.04%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 7.79%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.19%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.78% of installs come from Brazil
Which countries install it?
  Brazil 73.78%
  United States 12.20%
  Poland 3.05%
  Kazakstan 1.83%
  Germany 1.83%
  Croatia 1.83%
  Taiwan 1.22%
  France 1.22%
  Italy 1.22%
  RS 0.61%
  Spain 0.61%
  United Kingdom 0.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.16%
Hewlett-Packard 20.99%
Acer 18.52%
ASUS 12.35%
Samsung 12.35%
American Megatrends 3.70%
Intel 2.47%
Lenovo 2.47%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1545 1.83%
Acer Aspire E1-572 1.83%
Acer Aspire E1-571 1.83%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.83%
Dell OptiPlex 380 1.83%
ECS G41T-M7 1.83%


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