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5% remove it95% keep it
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Global Rank #49,954
United States Rank #36,258
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PDF-XChange Lite V6


PDF-XChange Lite V6 is a software program developed by Tracker Software Products (Canada). The most common release is 6.0.322.7, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named pdfxlite6.exe. The setup package generally installs about 27 files and is usually about 1.33 MB (1,398,752 bytes). The installed file TrackerUpdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 71% of users of PDF-XChange Lite come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.tracker-software.com
Help link: help.tracker-software.com
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\package cache\{41997b92-cdd3-4969-a9bd-5e2be3bfc49e}
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\{41997b92-cdd3-4969-a9bd-5e2be3bfc49e}\PDFXLite6.exe" /uninstall
Estimated size: 1.33 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PDF-XChange Lite V6

Program executable:pdfxlite6.exe
Name:PDF-XChange Lite V6
Path:C:\ProgramData\package cache\{41997b92-cdd3-4969-a9bd-5e2be3bfc49e}\pdfxlite6.exe
Additional files:
  • DrvUI5L.dll - PDF-XChange Printer V6 (PDF-XChange Printer V6 DriversUI)
  • mxdwdrv.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft XPS Document Writer
  • pdfSaver5L.exe - pdfSaver for PDF-XChange Printer V6
  • PrnInstaller.exe - PDF-XChange V6 Driver (PDF-XChange V6 Driver Installer)
  • pxcdrv5L.dll - PDF-XChange 2012 (PDF-XChange Printer Driver)
  • pxcpm5L.dll - PDF-XChange Port Monitor
  • TrackerUpdate.exe - Tracker Update
  • XCShInfo.dll - Tracker Software PDF-XChange Shell Extention (PDF-XChange Shell Extention)
  • XCVault.exe - PDF-XChange Vault Utility (Vault Utility for managing serial keys)
  • xpssvcs.dll (by Microsoft) - Native Code Xps Services Library
  • npPDFXCviewNPPlugin.dll - PDF-XChange Viewer (PDF-XChange Viewer Netscape Gecko Plugin)
  • PDFXCview.exe
  • PDFXCviewAx.dll - PDF-XChange Viewer Control
  • PDFXCviewIEPlugin.dll - PDF-XChange Viewer IE-Plugin

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Mozilla Plugin
  • npPDFXCviewNPPlugin.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name '@tracker-software.com/PDF-XChange Viewer Plugin,version=1.0,application/pdf' with a plugin key of '@tracker-software.com/PDF-XChange Viewer Plugin,version=1.0,application/pdf' for all users of the PC.
Scheduled Task
  • TrackerUpdate.exe is scheduled as a task named 'TrackerAutoUpdate' (runs daily at 9:00 AM).

How do I remove PDF-XChange Lite?

You can uninstall PDF-XChange Lite 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-XChange Lite V6, 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-XChange Lite.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by PDF-XChange Lite V6 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 10 75%
Win 7 (SP1) 25%
Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 75.00%
Windows 7 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 42.86%
Windows 10 Pro 28.57%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.14%
Windows 10 Enterprise 201... 3.57%
Windows 7 Professional 3.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.73% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.73%
  Germany 14.63%
  Italy 9.76%
  France 2.44%
  New Zealand 2.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.17%
Lenovo 20.83%
Dell 12.50%
ASUS 8.33%
Medion 8.33%
Acer 8.33%
Sony 4.17%
Samsung 4.17%
American Megatrends 4.17%
Common models
Sony VPCCW16FA 4.00%
Samsung 940X3G/930X3G 4.00%
Microsoft Corporation Sur... 4.00%
MEDIONPC MS-7708 4.00%
Medion Akoya E6240T 4.00%
LENOVO IdeaCentre B320 4.00%


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