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Should I remove PowerDesk 9?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,614
United States Rank #6,631
Reach 0.0286%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.74 days
759.38 days >
Average installed length: 399.00 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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PowerDesk 9

What is PowerDesk 9?  (from Avanquest Software)

PowerDesk Professional is the easy, fast and expert way to organize and manage the files, digital photos, MP3s and web images on your PC. With far more features and functions than the standard Windows file manager or other file management software, PowerDesk 8 Pro gives you the tools to search, edit, delete, copy, move...  Read more


PowerDesk 9 is a program developed by Avanquest Software. The software installer includes 90 files and is usually about 26.07 MB (27,337,379 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 83% of users of PowerDesk 9 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.avanquestusa.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PowerDesk\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{C4E1D1E5-0F67-463D-BD07-A24742AA7469}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 26.07 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by PowerDesk 9

  • CheckSumTool.dll - CheckSumTool
  • APMessage.exe - APMessage
  • APMLRIns.dll - PowerDesk (APMLRIns)
  • BrowserApp.exe - HTML Browser
  • BrwsrWin.dll - BrowserWindow DLL
  • convert.exe
  • APMLR.dll - APMLR
  • bvrpctln.dll - MPT (Custom controls and utilities library)
  • CDRAPCLS.dll (by Canon) - Canon Digital Camera Support Library (Canon Digital Camera SDK rapper dll)
  • CDSDK.dll (by Canon) - Canon Digital Camera SDK
  • czs_ui.dll (by CANON INC) - czs_UI DLL
  • DC120V154_32.dll (by Eastman Kodak Japan) - DC120 SDK Library Win32 Ver.1.54 (DC120V154_32)
  • csftpapi.dll (by Catalyst Development) - Catalyst SocketTools (SocketTools File Transfer Protocol Library)
  • anim.dll (by Neil Banfield) - WindowBlinds (Animation Core)
  • afsr.dll (by Autonomy) - KeyView (KeyView Text reader)
  • assr.dll (by Autonomy) - KeyView SpreadSheet Applix reader
  • awsr.dll - Speed Reader for Applix Words 4.2
  • bentofio.dll - KEYVIEW BENTO FILE I/O API
  • bkfsr.dll - KeyView BKFSR reader (c) 2008 Autonomy Corp.
  • bzip2sr.dll - KeyView BZIP2SR reader (c) 2009 Autonomy Corp.
  • cabsr.dll - KeyView CABSR reader (c) 2009 Autonomy Corp
  • chmsr.dll - Auotnomy CHM speed reader
  • csvsr.dll - KeyView SpreadSheet CSV reader
  • dbfsr.dll - KeyView DBFSR reader (c) 2008 Autonomy Corp.
  • dbxsr.dll - KeyView Outlook Express DBX speed reader
  • dcasr.dll - KeyView DCA-RFT reader
  • arcinfo.dll
  • ContextMenuServer.exe
  • CplServer.exe

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:888 KB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000100759%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00000709%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00000299%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:575
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:2 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove PowerDesk 9?

You can uninstall PowerDesk 9 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 PowerDesk 9, 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 PowerDesk 9.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.06%
Windows 10 42.27%
Windows Vista 1.42%
Windows XP 1.24%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.31%
Windows 7 Professional 19.43%
Windows 10 Home 13.01%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.45%
Windows 10 Pro 8.56%
Windows 8.1 8.20%

Distribution by countryGeography

82.69% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 82.69%
  United Kingdom 3.53%
  Australia 2.36%
  Canada 2.24%
  Germany 1.30%
  France 1.06%
  Netherlands 0.82%
  New Zealand 0.82%
  Belgium 0.71%
  Italy 0.59%
  Israel 0.47%
  Portugal 0.47%
  DK 0.35%
  Spain 0.24%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.74%
Hewlett-Packard 27.86%
ASUS 12.61%
Acer 10.85%
Intel 3.52%
Toshiba 2.64%
Lenovo 2.35%
Alienware 2.05%
Samsung 2.05%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.21%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.74%
Dell XPS 8300 3.27%
Dell XPS 8500 3.27%
ASUSTeK K53E 2.80%
Dell Inspiron 660 2.34%

About (from Avanquest Software)

Avanquest Software is a world leading developer of personal and professional software, encompassing a large number of categories including Creativity and Learning software, Utilities and Multimedia, all featured with the latest cutting edge technology to provide a more secure and enjoyable experience to people looking for easy and affordable software solutions in everyday life.
Publisher URL: www.avanquest.com


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