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Should I remove Printer Pro Desktop?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,285
United States Rank #5,954
Reach 0.0580%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.98 days
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Average installed length: 325.15 days

Printer Pro Desktop


Printer Pro Desktop is a software program developed by Readdle. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named printerprodesktop.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 5.76 MB (6,036,234 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 57% of users of Printer Pro Desktop come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.readdle.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\printer pro desktop
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Printer Pro Desktop\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 5.76 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Printer Pro Desktop

Program executable:printerprodesktop.exe
Name:Printer Pro Desktop
Path:C:\Program Files\printer pro desktop\printerprodesktop.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe
  • mfc100u.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 10 (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • msvcr100.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2010 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • SumatraPDF.exe (by Krzysztof Kowalczyk) - SumatraPDF

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PrinterProDesktop.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C787E175-FF5A-48BF-A52D-AFF412A31543}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • PrinterProDesktop.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'PrinterProDesktop' and executes as C:\Program Files\Printer Pro Desktop\PrinterProDesktop.exe /autorun.

How do I remove Printer Pro Desktop?

You can uninstall Printer Pro Desktop 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 Printer Pro Desktop, 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 Printer Pro Desktop.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 7 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.61%
Windows 10 34.30%
Windows Vista 4.99%
Windows XP 4.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.72%
Windows 7 Professional 13.04%
Windows 10 Home 10.75%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.34%
Windows 8.1 5.73%
Windows 10 Pro 5.37%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.81% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.81%
  Germany 7.02%
  Italy 4.95%
  Canada 4.88%
  United Kingdom 4.81%
  France 2.68%
  Australia 2.20%
  Netherlands 1.51%
  Brazil 1.31%
  Spain 1.10%
  Israel 0.89%
  Sweden 0.89%
  Belgium 0.76%
  Russia 0.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.26%
Hewlett-Packard 28.17%
Acer 11.61%
ASUS 8.20%
Intel 3.87%
Lenovo 3.10%
Toshiba 2.94%
Medion 2.79%
Samsung 2.01%
American Megatrends 0.93%
Apple 0.93%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.82%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.22%
ASUS All Series 3.25%
Dell XPS 8300 3.25%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.60%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.62%


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