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Should I remove PaperStream IP TWAIN?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #27,345
United States Rank #18,978
Reach 0.0058%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.55 days
488.28 days >
Average installed length: 256.55 days


VersionDistribution 4.35% 6.96% 0.87% 7.83% 0.87% 0.87% 7.83% 6.96% 7.83% 0.87% 4.35% 21.74% 1.74%
1.1.1003 0.87% 20.00% 0.87% 4.35% 0.87%

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PaperStream IP TWAIN


PaperStream IP TWAIN is a software program developed by PFU LIMITED. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 71 files and is usually about 54.25 MB (56,881,152 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 71% of users of PaperStream IP TWAIN come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\paperstream ip\twain
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{DEF5E3AF-1701-46D8-82FD-0DA30A58B4EC}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 54.25 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by PaperStream IP TWAIN

  • pfexport.exe - PaperStream IP
  • pfimport.exe
  • scapfimport.exe

How do I remove PaperStream IP TWAIN?

You can uninstall PaperStream IP TWAIN 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 PaperStream IP (TWAIN), 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 PaperStream IP TWAIN.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.52%
Windows 10 41.74%
Windows XP 1.74%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 41.74%
Windows 10 Pro 19.13%
Windows 10 Home 8.70%
Windows 7 Enterprise 7.83%
Windows 7 Home Premium 5.22%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.55% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.55%
  United Kingdom 4.91%
  Saudi Arabia 3.68%
  Canada 2.45%
  United Arab Emirates 2.45%
  Italy 2.45%
  Australia 1.84%
  Belgium 1.84%
  Germany 1.23%
  Indonesia 1.23%
  France 1.23%
  Spain 0.61%
  Malaysia 0.61%
  Poland 0.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 42.35%
Hewlett-Packard 24.71%
Acer 10.59%
Lenovo 7.06%
Intel 3.53%
Toshiba 3.53%
Sahara 1.18%
Gateway 1.18%
Medion 1.18%
American Megatrends 1.18%
ASUS 1.18%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 7010 7.55%
Dell OptiPlex 9020 3.77%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.83%
HP ProDesk 600 G1 SFF 2.83%
TOSHIBA Satellite S855 1.89%
HP ProBook 450 G2 1.89%

About (from PFU LIMITED)

Interests are rising for the integrated management of hardcopy and electronic documents as the e-Document Act and the Personal Information Protection Act have been implemented and the Japanese version of the SOX Act is being examined for legislation.
Publisher URL: www.pfu.fujitsu.com


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