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3% remove it97% keep it
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What is PDF OCR?  (from PDFOCR.net)

PDF OCR is based on OCR technology to convert scanned PDF paper books and documents into editable electronic text files fast and easily. PDF OCR has a build-in text editor which allows you to edit ocr result text without MS Word. PDF OCR also supports batch mode to OCR all pages of pdf file to text at a time. PDF OCR h...  Read more


PDF OCR 3.2 is a software program developed by PDFOCR.net. The primary executable is named pdfocr.exe. The setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 27.92 MB (29,277,073 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 59% of users of PDF OCR come from the United States, it is also popular in Czech Republic and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.PDFOCR.net
Installation folder: C:\pdfOCR\
Uninstaller: "C:\pdfOCR\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 27.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PDF OCR 3.2

Program executable:pdfocr.exe
PDF OCR Software made by PDFOCR.net
Additional files:
  • PDFView.ocx (by YCANPDF) - YCANPDF PDFView ActiveX Control Module (PDFView ActiveX Control Module)
  • PDFtoX.dll - PDFtoX Dynamic Link Library (PDFtoX DLL)
  • SkinH_VB6.dll (by SkinSharp) - SkinSharp GUI Toolkit
  • FreeImage.dll (by FreeImage) - FreeImage (FreeImage library)
  • mediainfo.dll
  • ocr.exe
  • sound.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • MSCOMCTL.OCX (by Microsoft) - MSCOMCTL (Windows Common Controls ActiveX Control DLL)
  • msvcrt.dll (by Microsoft) - Windows NT CRT DLL
  • Richtx32.ocx - RichText

How do I remove PDF OCR?

Quickly and completely remove PDF OCR 3.2 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall PDF OCR 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 PDF OCR 3.2, 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 PDF OCR.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 10 6%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.75%
Windows XP 18.75%
Windows Vista 6.25%
Windows 10 6.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.25%
Windows 7 Professional 18.75%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.75%
Microsoft Windows XP 18.75%
Windows Vista Ultimate 6.25%
Windows 10 Home 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.26% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.26%
  Czech Republic 14.81%
  Germany 11.11%
  Greece 3.70%
  BD 3.70%
  Netherlands 3.70%
  Italy 3.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 18.75%
American Megatrends 18.75%
Hewlett-Packard 12.50%
Acer 12.50%
Toshiba 6.25%
Sahara 6.25%
Medion 6.25%
Lenovo 6.25%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7646 8.33%
LENOVO 20089 8.33%
HP xw8400 Workstation 8.33%
HP Compaq 6730s 8.33%
Gigabyte Z68AP-D3 8.33%


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