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5% remove it95% keep it
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VersionDistribution 15.25% 36.16% 48.59%

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PDF Converter Elite 3


PDF Converter Elite 3 is a software program developed by pdfconverter.com. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named pdf converter elite.exe. The setup package generally installs about 38 files and is usually about 84.63 MB (88,741,803 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 25% of users of PDF Converter Elite 3 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pdfconverter.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\pdfconverter.com\PDF Converter Elite\3.0\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\pdfconverter.com\PDF Converter Elite\3.0\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 84.63 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PDF Converter Elite 3

Program executable:pdf converter elite.exe
Name:PDF Converter Elite
Path:C:\Program Files\pdfconverter.com\pdf converter elite\3.0\pdf converter elite.exe
Additional files:
  • pcPCR2.dll - PDF Converter Elite (PDF Creation Library)
  • pcPCR2Options.dll - Options Manipulation Library
  • pcPCR2PrnInst.exe - Printer Installation Application
  • pcSONCreator.exe - PDF creation executable
  • pcSONCreatorDll.dll - PDF creation library
  • pcSONNumSpinEditCtrl.ocx - NumSpinEdit COM Control
  • pcSONOptionsDll.dll - Options Dilaogs Library
  • pcSONPrnDisp.exe - Print Dispatcher
  • FineObj.dll (by ABBYY (BIT Software)) - Fine Objects Classes Library (Unicode version) (FineObjects Classes Library Core)
  • FineObjFC.dll (by ABBYY (BIT Software)) - FineObjects Window Classes
  • FObjEventSrc.dll - FineObjects Classes Library Event Source Resources
  • ProfUIS270u.dll (by FOSS Software) - Professional User Interface Suite (Professional User Interface Suite DLL)
  • Awl.dll - ABBYY Windows Library (ABBYY Windows Library Core)
  • SkinCrafterDll_vs2005.dll (by SLOTIX s.r.o) - SkinCrafter Module
  • Barcode.dll (by ABBYY Software) - ABBYY FineReader (Barcode Recognition DLL)
  • Da.dll (by ABBYY Software) - Document analysis core
  • Engine.dll - FineReader Engine
  • Export.dll - Export DLL
  • FREngine.dll - ABBYY FineReader Engine
  • Image.dll - ImageSupport
  • Langinfo.dll - Language information and character encoding tools
  • Morphology.dll - ABBYY Morphology Engine
  • PDFReader.dll - PDF Processor
  • Recognizer.dll - Recognizer API redirector.
  • RecPage.dll - ABBYY FineReader Engine OCR core.
  • RegExp.dll - Regular expressions engine
  • FineNet.dll - FineReader (FineNet Library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • pcSONPrnDisp.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'PDF Converter Elite Print Dispatcher' which loads as C:\Program Files\pdfconverter.com\PDF Converter Elite\3.0\pcSONPrnDisp.exe.

How do I remove PDF Converter Elite 3?

You can uninstall PDF Converter Elite 3 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 PDF Converter Elite 3, 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 PDF Converter Elite 3.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Vista 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.71%
Windows 10 25.42%
Windows XP 6.78%
Windows Vista 5.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 19.89%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.32%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.61%
Windows 8.1 6.25%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.25%
Windows 10 Pro 5.68%

Distribution by countryGeography

25.39% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 25.39%
  United Kingdom 9.33%
  Netherlands 5.70%
  Canada 4.15%
  Indonesia 3.11%
  Italy 3.11%
  France 2.59%
  India 2.59%
  Philippines 2.59%
  MA 2.07%
  Belgium 2.07%
  Australia 2.07%
  Greece 2.07%
  Iran 2.07%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.78%
Dell 24.30%
Acer 20.56%
ASUS 5.61%
Toshiba 4.67%
Lenovo 3.74%
Gateway 2.80%
Common models
HP Pro3500 Series 2.78%
ASUS All Series 1.85%
Dell Precision M4600 1.85%
HP Compaq 8000 Elite CMT ... 1.85%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.85%


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