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Should I remove PED-Basic?

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3% remove it97% keep it
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PED-Basic is a program developed by Brother Industries. 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 main program executable is pelite.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 3.07 MB (3,221,757 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 96% of users of PED-Basic come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.brother.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Brother\PED-Basic\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{6F540751-C39F-4505-907C-D07F2774C0C3}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.07 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PED-Basic

Program executable:pelite.exe
MFC Application
Path:C:\Program Files\Brother\PED-Basic\pelite.exe
Additional files:
  • RealDraw.dll - Realistic Simulation Dynamic Link Library (Realistic Simulation DLL)
  • PeCommon.dll - PeCommon Dynamic Link Library (PeCommon DLL)
  • CardIO.dll - CardIO Dynamic Link Library (CardIO DLL)
  • pebres.dll - PED-Basic (MFC Application)
  • Al21mfc.dll
  • Mfc42.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • Msvcrt.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) C Runtime Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • pelite.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C2460497-025D-45AD-BD51-A34B9F130E8D}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove PED-Basic?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win XP 3%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.62%
Windows 8 31.03%
Windows Vista 6.90%
Windows XP 3.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.29%
Windows 10 Home 17.86%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Windows 8.1 10.71%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

95.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 95.92%
  Canada 4.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 40.74%
Toshiba 11.11%
Acer 11.11%
Samsung 7.41%
ASUS 7.41%
Lenovo 3.70%
Intel 3.70%
Dell 3.70%
Apple 3.70%
Alienware 3.70%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C55t-A 8.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite L655 4.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite A665 4.00%
Samsung 305E4A/305E5A/305... 4.00%
Samsung 300V3A/300V4A/300... 4.00%
Micro-Star MS-7596 4.00%

About Brother Industries

Brother is an electronics equipment company whose products include printers, multifunction printers, sewing machines, large machine tools, label printers, typewriters, fax machines, and other computer-related electronics.
Publisher URL: www.brother-usa.com


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