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Photo Gadget Pro

What is Photo Gadget Pro?  (from XemiComputers)

Photo Gadget Pro is a shell extension that adds image editing options to Windows Explorer. It can rotate, resize, crop and rename images, add a caption and/or frame, apply different effects and filters (grayscale, invert colors, sepia, flip horizontal/vertical), carry out format conversions and upload directly to Fli...  Read more


Photo Gadget Pro is a software program developed by XemiComputers. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 5.76 MB (6,039,448 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 49% of users of Photo Gadget Pro come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.xemico.com/photogadget/index.html
Help link: www.xemico.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\XemiComputers\Photo Gadget Pro\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\XemiComputers\Photo Gadget Pro\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 5.76 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Photo Gadget Pro

  • pgpflickrupload.exe - Photo Gadget Pro - Upload to Flickr
  • ShellResizeExt.dll - ShellResize Module
  • _ISEffects40.dll (by Smaller Animals Software) - ISEffects40.DLL (ISEffects v4.0)
  • _ISource40.dll (by Smaller Animals Software) - ImgSource v4.0
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • ShellResizeExt.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'ResizeShellExtPro' with a class of {C7BBC0FE-7D11-4e6a-8A25-F4CED305873B}.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • unins000.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Lavalys\EVEREST Home Edition\unins000.exe'.

How do I remove Photo Gadget Pro?

You can uninstall Photo Gadget Pro 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 Gadget Pro, 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 Gadget Pro.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 10 20.83%
Windows XP 6.25%
Windows Vista 6.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.96%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.39%
Windows 7 Professional 8.70%
Windows 8.1 8.70%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.52%
Windows 10 Home 6.52%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.15%
  Germany 6.78%
  Canada 5.08%
  United Kingdom 5.08%
  Australia 3.39%
  Belgium 3.39%
  Russia 3.39%
  Argentina 1.69%
  Austria 1.69%
  BA 1.69%
  Brazil 1.69%
  BY 1.69%
  Spain 1.69%
  Greece 1.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Acer 16.67%
Dell 11.90%
ASUS 9.52%
Samsung 4.76%
Toshiba 4.76%
Medion 4.76%
Sony 2.38%
Lenovo 2.38%
Intel 2.38%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 8.33%
Hewlett-Packard s5743w 5.56%
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro L45... 2.78%
TOSHIBA Qosmio X505 2.78%
Hewlett-Packard Rfrb p7-1... 2.78%
HP ProBook 4340s 2.78%


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