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Should I remove Panasonic RPT Network Printer Port?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,660
United States Rank #36,907
Reach 0.0029%


2.00 (2.00.000) 54.39%
1.80 (1.80.000) 45.61%

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Panasonic RPT Network Printer Port

What is Panasonic RPT Network Printer Port?

Port Monitor is a client program for using network printer / print server connected TCP/IP network.


Panasonic RPT Network Printer Port is a program developed by Panasonic. The most used version is 2.00 (2.00.000), with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 addpnmon.exe. The software installer includes 4 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 43% of users of Panasonic RPT Network Printer Port come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Taiwan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.panasonic.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Panasonic\Panasonic-DMS\RPT Network Printer Port
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{44CDB8EC-569D-4C61-B18C-8768A1FC7E15}\Setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -Remove -removeonly
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Panasonic RPT Network Printer Port

Program executable:addpnmon.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\panasonic\panasonic-dms\rpt network printer port\addpnmon.exe
Additional files:
  • Msgsrv.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ADDPNMON.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{4D13B4B4-C45A-41B7-84B5-2412BEB519C2}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Msgsrv.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'RPT Msgsrv' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Panasonic\Panasonic-DMS\RPT Network Printer Port\Msgsrv.exe" /NRPT Network Printer /S.

How do I remove Panasonic RPT Network Printer Port?

You can uninstall Panasonic RPT Network Printer Port 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 Panasonic RPT Network Printer Port, 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 Panasonic RPT Network Printer Port.

Win XP 28%
Win Server 2003 2%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 36.84%
Windows 7 31.58%
Windows 10 15.79%
Windows Vista 14.04%
Windows Server 2003 1.75%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 36.36%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.55%
Windows 7 Professional 10.91%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.09%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.27%
Windows 10 Home 5.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.65% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.65%
  Italy 7.35%
  Taiwan 7.35%
  India 5.88%
  Greece 4.41%
  Australia 2.94%
  Canada 2.94%
  Germany 2.94%
  Indonesia 2.94%
  South Africa 2.94%
  United Arab Emirates 1.47%
  Belgium 1.47%
  BG 1.47%
  France 1.47%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard 20.83%
Acer 10.42%
Toshiba 10.42%
American Megatrends 8.33%
Intel 6.25%
Lenovo 6.25%
Samsung 2.08%
Sahara 2.08%
Compaq 2.08%
ASUS 2.08%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 780 4.76%
TOSHIBA Satellite M305 2.38%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500D 2.38%
TOSHIBA Satellite C650 2.38%
TOSHIBA Satellite A505 2.38%
TOSHIBA Qosmio X500 2.38%

Publisher URL: www.panasonic.com


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