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Should I remove PDF24 Creator?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,712
United States Rank #45,356
Reach 0.0053%


7.4.0 1.33%
7.3.0 1.33%
7.1.0 1.33%
7.0.7 1.33%
6.9.2 14.67%
6.9.1 1.33%
6.8.0 2.67%
6.6.0 1.33%
6.3.2 8.00%
6.2.0 8.00%
6.0.1 4.00%
5.7.0 9.33%
5.6.0 4.00%
5.4.0 24.00%
5.3.0 5.33%
5.2.0 12.00%

PDF24 Creator


PDF24 Creator is a software program developed by www.pdf24.org. The most common release is 5.4.0, 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 pdf24.exe. The setup package generally installs about 24 files and is usually about 39.14 MB (41,037,094 bytes). The installed file pdf24-Updater.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 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 29% of users of PDF24 Creator come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Austria.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.pdf24.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PDF24\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{65AE864A-B2B2-42E2-9E61-F5F1E084429B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 39.14 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by PDF24 Creator

Program executable:pdf24.exe
Name:PDF24 Creator
Path:C:\Program Files\PDF24\pdf24.exe
Additional files:
  • About.dll (by Geek Software GmbH) - PDF24 Creator
  • FormatOptions.dll (by Geek Software GmbH)
  • Language.dll
  • NotifyIcon.dll
  • pdf24-Assistant.exe
  • pdf24-Creator.exe
  • pdf24-DocTool.exe
  • pdf24-SettingsUITool.exe
  • pdf24-Updater.exe
  • PrinterInstall.exe
  • Resources.dll
  • ScreenCapture.dll
  • Settings.dll
  • SettingsUI.dll
  • OperationUI.dll
  • pdf24-Fax.exe
  • SetupSupport.dll
  • zlib.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • pdf24.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'PDFPrint' which loads as "C:\Program Files\PDF24\pdf24.exe".

How do I remove PDF24 Creator?

Quickly and completely remove PDF24 Creator from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall PDF24 Creator 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 PDF24 Creator, 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 PDF24 Creator.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 7 3%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 8 20.00%
Windows XP 9.33%
Windows Vista 4.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 24.32%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.62%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.51%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.46%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.41%
Windows 8 5.41%

Distribution by countryGeography

29.07% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 29.07%
  United States 23.26%
  Austria 5.81%
  Italy 5.81%
  Canada 2.33%
  Sweden 2.33%
  India 2.33%
  Argentina 2.33%
  Taiwan 1.16%
  Portugal 1.16%
  Spain 1.16%
  Vietnam 1.16%
  France 1.16%
  TN 1.16%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.00%
Lenovo 17.50%
Hewlett-Packard 15.00%
Acer 12.50%
ASUS 10.00%
Sony 5.00%
MSI 2.50%
Samsung 2.50%
Toshiba 2.50%
Medion 2.50%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 780 3.13%
Dell OptiPlex 990 3.13%
Sony VPCSB1A9E 1.56%
Sony VGN-NS51B_L 1.56%
LENOVO 11433MG 1.56%
LENOVO 03193UG 1.56%


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