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9% remove it91% keep it
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Average installed length: 146.12 days


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Photo Mechanic 5

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Photo Mechanic 5 is a software program developed by Camera Bits, Inc. The primary executable is named Photo Mechanic.exe. The setup package generally installs about 56 files and is usually about 4.28 MB (4,486,996 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 44% of users of Photo Mechanic 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.CameraBits.com
Help link: CameraBits.com/site/support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Camera Bits\Photo Mechanic 5
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{DE924CF0-B8BB-42BA-BDA0-14535F79DF3F}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 4.28 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Photo Mechanic 5

Program executable:Photo Mechanic.exe
Name:Photo Mechanic
Photo Mechanic
Path:C:\Program Files\Camera Bits\Photo Mechanic 5\Photo Mechanic.exe
Additional files:
  • PMShellMenu.dll - Photo Mechanic Shell Menu (Context Menu Shell Extension for Photo Mechanic)
  • PMAuthorizationAssistant.exe - PMAuthorizationAssistant (Photo Mechanic Authorization Assistant)
  • PMCrashReporter.exe - PMCrashReporter
  • Photo Mechanic.exe - Photo Mechanic (Photo Mechanic
  • activator.exe (by Alone Software) - Photo Mechanic v5.0.13645 activator

How do I remove Photo Mechanic 5?

Quickly and completely remove Photo Mechanic 5 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Photo Mechanic 5 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Photo Mechanic 5, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Mechanic 5.

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.37%
Windows 10 45.89%
Windows XP 2.05%
Windows Vista 0.68%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.92%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.44%
Windows 10 Home 13.70%
Windows 8.1 12.33%
Windows 7 Professional 10.27%
Windows 10 Pro 8.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.93% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.93%
  Germany 6.36%
  Australia 4.62%
  Canada 4.62%
  United Kingdom 4.62%
  Netherlands 4.05%
  Spain 3.47%
  Ireland 2.89%
  Italy 2.89%
  Switzerland 2.31%
  France 2.31%
  BY 1.73%
  India 1.73%
  Brazil 1.16%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.17%
Dell 19.57%
ASUS 18.48%
Acer 5.43%
Lenovo 4.35%
Intel 2.17%
Toshiba 2.17%
Alienware 1.09%
American Megatrends 1.09%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.54%
ASUSTeK M70AD-NN 1.87%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 1.87%
Dell XPS 8500 1.87%
Gigabyte EX58-UD3R 1.87%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.87%


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