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Should I remove Samsung Universal Scan Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,472
United States Rank #2,550
Reach 0.4641%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.09 days
533.64 days >
Average installed length: 280.39 days


VersionDistribution 0.05% 0.01%
3.31.58 0.02%
3.31.56 0.05% 10.36% 55.36% 18.44% 15.69%

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Samsung Universal Scan Driver

What is Samsung Universal Scan Driver?

Manage all your Samsung scanners, regardless of model, from a single access point.

About  (from Samsung Electronics)

Ideally, a universal scan driver is an industryfirst software program that allows any computer user to scan from any Samsung scan device, without the usual specialized custom one-driver per device restriction. The Samsung Universal Scan Driver was designed to eliminate the need to install multiple scanner drivers in yo...  Read more


Samsung Universal Scan Driver is a program developed by Samsung Electronics. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 4.8 MB (5,032,522 bytes). ICCUpdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 28% of users of Samsung Universal Scan Driver come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.samsung.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\samsung\samsung universal scan driver
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Samsung\Samsung Universal Scan Driver\SEInstall\Setup.exe" /R
Estimated size: 4.8 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Samsung Universal Scan Driver

  • Uninstall.exe - Samsung Universal Scan Driver
  • ScanCDLM.exe - CDLM Agent for Scan v.1 (CDLM Agent for Scan (main executable file))
  • ssMUID64.dll - Samsung (Samsung MUI DLL)
  • ssMUIDLL.dll
  • DscPnt.dll - Samsung Universal Print Driver I/O Manager
  • ICCUpdater.exe - ICCUpdater
  • DevSearchDlg.dll - CDLM_SF_S (Device Search Dialog)
  • FWInst.exe - FWInst (Fire Wall Inst)
  • Uninst.exe

How do I remove Samsung Universal Scan Driver?

You can uninstall Samsung Universal Scan Driver 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 Samsung Universal Scan Driver, 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 Samsung Universal Scan Driver.

Win 7 (SP1) 76%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.37%
Windows 10 20.02%
Windows XP 1.05%
Windows Vista 0.55%
Windows Server 2003 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 51.45%
Windows 10 Home 8.68%
Windows 7 Starter 8.67%
Windows 7 Home Basic 7.11%
Windows 7 Professional 5.71%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.98%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.61% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 27.61%
  Brazil 9.42%
  Germany 9.34%
  United Kingdom 8.73%
  Italy 7.14%
  France 4.02%
  Canada 3.19%
  Poland 2.14%
  Australia 1.96%
  Russia 1.65%
  Netherlands 1.59%
  Spain 1.54%
  Sweden 1.49%
  Mexico 1.12%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Samsung 83.99%
Hewlett-Packard 3.94%
ASUS 2.79%
Dell 2.77%
Acer 2.68%
Lenovo 1.10%
Toshiba 0.59%
Medion 0.41%
Intel 0.38%
American Megatrends 0.13%
Common models
Samsung RV420/RV520/RV720... 7.34%
Samsung RV415/RV515 7.12%
Samsung RF511/RF411/RF711 7.12%
Samsung RV411/RV511/E3511... 6.96%
Samsung 300V3A/300V4A/300... 6.70%
Samsung RC530/RC730 4.85%

About Samsung Electronics

Samsung Electronics which is part of the Samsung Group produces a wide range of printers for both consumers and business use, including mono-laser printers, color laser printers, multifunction printers, and enterprise-use high-speed digital multifunction printer models.
Publisher URL: www.samsung.com


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