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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,272
United States Rank #11,697
Reach 0.0181%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.58 days
400.59 days >
Average installed length: 210.48 days


VersionDistribution 4.78% 8.43% 20.51% 3.93% 34.83% 11.80% 15.17% 0.56%

Photo Frame


Photo Frame is a software program developed by Northstar Systems. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named photo frame.exe. The setup package generally installs about 32 files and is usually about 4.9 MB (5,140,381 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 58% of users of Photo Frame come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.northstar-usa.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Northstar\Photo Frame\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Northstar\Photo Frame\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 4.9 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Photo Frame

Program executable:photo frame.exe
Name:Photo Fram
Path:C:\Program Files\northstar\photo frame\photo frame.exe
Additional files:
  • PFClose.exe - Installation
  • caf.dll
  • chh.dll
  • chs.dll
  • cht.dll
  • cze.dll
  • Dan.dll
  • dut.dll
  • eng.dll
  • fin.dll
  • FRA.dll
  • Ger.dll
  • hun.dll
  • Ita.dll
  • jap.dll
  • kor.dll
  • nor.dll
  • pol.dll
  • por.dll
  • rus.dll
  • swe.dll
  • tai.dll
  • SPA.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

How do I remove Photo Frame?

You can uninstall Photo Frame 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 Photo Frame, 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 Photo Frame.

Win 7 (SP1) 85%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 87.64%
Windows 10 11.52%
Windows XP 0.84%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 82.25%
Windows 10 Home 6.76%
Windows 7 Professional 3.38%
Windows 8.1 Pro 1.97%
Windows 10 Pro 1.13%
Windows 8 Pro 1.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.30% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.30%
  Germany 11.49%
  Canada 8.09%
  United Kingdom 5.74%
  France 2.13%
  Italy 2.13%
  Netherlands 1.70%
  Norway 1.28%
  Sweden 1.28%
  Portugal 1.06%
  Japan 0.85%
  Spain 0.85%
  Mexico 0.64%
  DK 0.64%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 98.56%
Hewlett-Packard 0.57%
Sony 0.29%
NEC 0.29%
Gateway 0.29%
Common models
Gateway FX6840 26.78%
Packard Bell ixtreme M585... 17.95%
Gateway FX6860 16.81%
Packard Bell ipower G5800 6.27%
Packard Bell ixtreme M586... 5.98%
Gateway FX6831 5.13%


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