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Should I remove Photo Notifier and Animation Creator?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
75% remove it25% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,488
United States Rank #1,820
Reach 0.4578%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.65 days
550.08 days >
Average installed length: 289.03 days


VersionDistribution 98.41% 1.49% 0.10%

Photo Notifier and Animation Creator

What is Photo Notifier and Animation Creator?

This programs is bundled and installed with IncrediMail by Perion.

About  (from Perion Network)

The Photo Notifier & Animation Creator is a new IncrediMail application that lets you create email Notifiers and Animations featuring your favorite photos. Choose from a wide variety of Notifiers and Animations, and insert your own photos with just a few simple clicks. It requires IncrediMail to run.


Photo Notifier and Animation Creator is a software program developed by Perion Network. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named pnac.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 2.63 MB (2,757,956 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 40% of users of Photo Notifier and Animation Creator come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.
  • Delivered through a thrid-party offer
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Photo Notifier and Animation Creator has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: IncrediMail Ltd.
URL: www.incredimail.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Photo Notifier and Animation Creator\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{788A0222-5690-4212-AA9C-C48FD0E1C9AE} ARPVAL="UnInst" /qf /L*V "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Temp\PhotoNotifier_AnimationCreatorUninsta
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.63 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Photo Notifier and Animation Creator

Program executable:pnac.exe
Name:Photo Notifier and Animation Creator
Photo Notifier and Animation Creator
Path:C:\Program Files\photo notifier and animation creator\application\bin\pnac.exe
Additional files:
  • wflash3.dll (by IncrediMail) - Flash Player Wrapper

How do I remove Photo Notifier and Animation Creator?

You can uninstall Photo Notifier and Animation Creator 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 Notifier and Animation Creator, 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 Notifier and Animation Creator.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 75%
Keep it 25%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.16%
Windows 10 23.31%
Windows Vista 9.29%
Windows XP 8.24%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.16%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.12%
Windows 8.1 7.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.52%
Windows 7 Professional 7.19%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.39% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.39%
  Germany 17.55%
  France 8.98%
  United Kingdom 4.03%
  Canada 3.97%
  Italy 3.86%
  Australia 3.38%
  Netherlands 2.53%
  Belgium 2.19%
  Austria 1.97%
  Brazil 1.14%
  Spain 1.01%
  Israel 0.95%
  Sweden 0.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.51%
Acer 21.39%
Dell 20.16%
ASUS 6.60%
Medion 5.94%
Toshiba 4.95%
Lenovo 1.77%
Samsung 1.51%
American Megatrends 1.43%
Intel 1.39%
Sahara 1.03%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.49%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.65%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.81%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.04%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.38%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.03%

About Perion Network

Perion Network, formerly IncrediMail, is a consumer software company that develops programs to "make people's online experience simple, safe and enjoyable".
Publisher URL: www.perion.com

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Hartmut :-(over a year ago
I don't like it when manufacturers foist programs on me I don't want - as it is with Photo Notifier and Animation Creator.