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Should I remove Post-it Digital Notes?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,146
United States Rank #26,394
Reach 0.0029%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.21 days
566.68 days >
Average installed length: 297.75 days


5.3.0190 37.93%
5.3.0070 22.41%
5.3.0060 13.79%
5.2.0010 1.72%
5.0.0260 1.72%
4.8.0350 1.72%
4.8.0300 3.45%
4.7.0010 1.72%
4.7.0000 1.72%
4.5.0037 1.72%
4.4.0032 12.07%

Post-it Digital Notes


Post-it Digital Notes is a software program developed by 3M Company. The most common release is 5.3.0190, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named PMBSubscriberServ.exe. The setup package generally installs about 25 files and is usually about 91.68 MB (96,130,299 bytes). The installed file psnschemaupdater.dll 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 74% of users of Post-it Digital Notes come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.3M.com/digitalnotes
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\3M\PDNotes
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{9
Estimated size: 91.68 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Post-it Digital Notes

Program executable:PMBSubscriberServ.exe
Name:PMBSubscriberServ Module
Path:C:\Program Files\3M\PDNotes\PMBSubscriberServ.exe
Additional files:
  • PMBSubscriber.dll - PMBSubscriber Module
  • PDNotes.exe (by 3M) - PDNotes
  • psnschemaupdater.dll (by 3M)
  • interop.shdocvw.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'SHDocVw'.
  • interop.jro.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'JRO'.
  • microsoft.mshtml.dll - Assembly imported from type library MSHTML
  • PMBSubscriberServ.exe - PMBSubscriberServ Module
  • pdnbandobjectlib.dll (by 3m) - PDNBandObjectLib
  • pdnbookmark.dll (by cit) - PDNBookMarkBar
  • aus.dll (by United States) - AutoUpdateAPI
  • pdn4.dll - PDN4 Module
  • psndbaccess.dll
  • psndbaccessprevious.dll
  • psnutil.dll

How do I remove Post-it Digital Notes?

You can uninstall Post-it Digital Notes 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 Post-it® Digital Notes, 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 Post-it Digital Notes.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win XP 3%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.07%
Windows 10 31.03%
Windows Vista 3.45%
Windows XP 3.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.07%
Windows 7 Professional 24.56%
Windows 10 Pro 8.77%
Windows 8.1 8.77%
Windows 10 Home 8.77%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.75% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 73.75%
  France 6.25%
  Canada 6.25%
  Singapore 3.75%
  United Kingdom 2.50%
  India 2.50%
  Norway 1.25%
  Israel 1.25%
  Italy 1.25%
  Germany 1.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Dell 21.43%
Acer 11.90%
Toshiba 9.52%
Lenovo 7.14%
Intel 4.76%
ASUS 4.76%
American Megatrends 2.38%
Gateway 2.38%
Common models
HP EliteBook 8470p 4.17%
Sony VGN-TZ31WN_B 2.08%
MSI MS-7817 2.08%
HPE-410t 2.08%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.08%
HP EliteBook Folio 9470m 2.08%


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