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Should I remove PaperScan 2 Home Edition?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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2.0.29 46.15%
2.0.26 7.69%
2.0.18 7.69%
2.0.17 7.69%
2.0.14 7.69%
2.0.8 7.69%
2.0.5 15.38%

PaperScan 2 Home Edition


PaperScan 2 Home Edition is a software program developed by ORPALIS. The most common release is 2.0.29, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named PaperScan.exe. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 15.96 MB (16,734,416 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 74% of users of PaperScan 2 Home Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Switzerland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.orpalis.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ORPALIS\PaperScan 2 Home Edition\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{57A8C529-1F99-424C-9D03-04851506D890}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 15.96 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by PaperScan 2 Home Edition

Program executable:PaperScan.exe
Name:PaperScan Scanner Software
Path:C:\Program Files\ORPALIS\PaperScan 2 Home Edition\PaperScan.exe
Additional files:
  • GdPicture.NET.10.jbig2.encoder.dll - GdPicture.NET 10 JBIG2 Encoder Plugin
  • GdPicture.NET.10.filters.dll - GdPicture.NET 10 Filters Core (GdPicture Filters Core)
  • GdPicture.NET.10.image.gdimgplug.dll - GdPicture.NET 10 Image Plugin (GdPicture Image Plugin)
  • PaperScan.exe - PaperScan Scanner Software
  • GdPicture.NET.10.twain.client.dll - GdPicture TWAIN Plugin
  • GdPicture.NET.10.wia.gateway.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'WIA'.
  • GdPicture.NET.10.dll - GdPicture.NET 10 Document Imaging SDK (GdPicture.NET 10)
  • TWAINDSM.dll (by TWAIN Working Group) - TWAIN DSM Dynamic Link Library (TWAIN 32 Source Manager (Image Acquisition Interface))
  • GdPicture.NET.10.PDF.dll - GdPicture.NET PDF Plugin

How do I remove PaperScan 2 Home Edition?

You can uninstall PaperScan 2 Home Edition 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 PaperScan 2 Home Edition, 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 PaperScan 2 Home Edition.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win Vista (SP2) 8%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.54%
Windows 10 30.77%
Windows Vista 7.69%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 23.08%
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.08%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.38%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.69%
Windows 10 Pro 7.69%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

74.07% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 74.07%
  France 7.41%
  Switzerland 3.70%
  Austria 3.70%
  Indonesia 3.70%
  Germany 3.70%
  United Kingdom 3.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.00%
ASUS 16.67%
Lenovo 16.67%
Acer 16.67%
Medion 8.33%
Alienware 8.33%
Common models
Gigabyte P35-DS3R 8.33%
Dell XPS 8300 8.33%
ASUSTeK K72Dr 8.33%
ASUSTeK K56CA 8.33%
Gigabyte Z97N-WIFI 8.33%


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