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Should I remove Quick Screen Capture?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,010
United States Rank #14,790
Reach 0.0186%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.16 days
388.13 days >
Average installed length: 203.93 days


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Quick Screen Capture 3.0

What is Quick Screen Capture?  (from Etru Software Development)

!Quick Screen Capture provides complete flexibility when capturing images from the screen. You can grab the full screen, active window, active window client, or any window, button, or control on the screen. The image can be captured as a rectangle, square, ellipse, circle, or polygon. !Quick Screen Capture even capture...  Read more


Quick Screen Capture 3.0 is a program developed by Etru Software Development. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is capture.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 1.68 MB (1,762,688 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 43% of users of Quick Screen Capture come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.etrusoft.com
Help link: www.etrusoft.com/faq.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Quick Screen Capture\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Quick Screen Capture\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.68 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Quick Screen Capture 3.0

Program executable:capture.exe
Name:Quick Screen Capture
Path:C:\Program Files\quick screen capture\capture.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Uninstaller)
  • option.exe
  • qsr.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Capture.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'CaptureBat' which loads as C:\Program Files\Quick Screen Capture\Capture.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • unins000.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Lavalys\EVEREST Home Edition\unins000.exe'.

How do I remove Quick Screen Capture?

You can uninstall Quick Screen Capture 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 Quick Screen Capture 3.0, 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 Quick Screen Capture.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win XP 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.92%
Windows 10 18.31%
Windows XP 14.48%
Windows Vista 9.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.40%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.99%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.52%
Windows 7 Professional 11.23%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.85%
Windows 10 Pro 3.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.52%
  United Kingdom 6.07%
  Canada 3.74%
  Italy 3.74%
  Israel 3.04%
  Netherlands 2.80%
  Belgium 2.34%
  Australia 2.34%
  India 1.87%
  Egypt 1.87%
  Greece 1.40%
  Spain 1.40%
  Ireland 1.40%
  Saudi Arabia 1.40%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.30%
Dell 23.72%
Acer 14.42%
ASUS 6.98%
Toshiba 5.12%
American Megatrends 3.26%
Lenovo 2.79%
Intel 2.79%
Sahara 1.40%
Apple 0.93%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.01%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.01%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.01%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 2.26%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.26%
Dell Inspiron 5520 2.26%


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