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Should I remove PdfMasher?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #28,914
United States Rank #19,354
Reach 0.0052%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.91 days
587.41 days >
Average installed length: 308.64 days


0.7.4 26.47%
0.7.3 0.98%
0.7.2 5.88%
0.7.1 0.98%
0.7.0 1.96%
0.6.3 11.76%
0.6.2 2.94%
0.6.1 2.94%
0.6.0 38.24%
0.2.1 1.96%
0.2.0 5.88%



PdfMasher is a software program developed by Hardcoded Software. The most common release is 0.6.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named PdfMasher.exe. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 18.56 MB (19,461,912 bytes). The installed file 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 10. While about 76% of users of PdfMasher come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hardcoded.net/pdfmasher
Help link: www.hardcoded.net/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Hardcoded Software\PdfMasher\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{8406107D-4E76-4CA6-A550-2C0DB1D45E31}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 18.56 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by PdfMasher

Program executable:PdfMasher.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Hardcoded Software\PdfMasher\PdfMasher.exe
Additional files:
  • updater.exe (by Caphyon LTD) - Advanced Updater
  • python32.dll (by Python Software Foundation) - Python (Python Core)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • PdfMasher.exe

How do I remove PdfMasher?

You can uninstall PdfMasher 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 PdfMasher, 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 PdfMasher.

Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.53%
Windows 10 10.78%
Windows Vista 8.82%
Windows XP 6.86%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 47.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.00%
Windows 7 Professional 11.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.39% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.39%
  Canada 3.47%
  India 2.08%
  Poland 2.08%
  Italy 2.08%
  Switzerland 1.39%
  Australia 1.39%
  Singapore 0.69%
  Thailand 0.69%
  Colombia 0.69%
  France 0.69%
  Finland 0.69%
  Sweden 0.69%
  New Zealand 0.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.73%
Acer 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 15.15%
Toshiba 12.12%
Lenovo 6.06%
ASUS 6.06%
Intel 4.55%
Samsung 3.03%
Medion 1.52%
Sony 1.52%
Common models
Gigabyte M68MT-S2 3.57%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.38%
Dell Studio 1558 2.38%
Hewlett-Packard p6754y 2.38%
TOSHIBA Satellite P755 2.38%
TOSHIBA Satellite S55-A 1.19%


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