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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,723
United States Rank #12,488
Reach 0.0137%


15.2.0002 0.74%
15.2.0001 48.15%
15.2.0000 51.11%

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ScanSoft OmniPage 15

What is ScanSoft OmniPage 15?  (from Nuance Communications)

OmniPage 15, the latest version of the world’s best selling Optical Character Recognition (OCR) software, is the most precise way to convert paper and PDF files into your favorite PC applications. Powerful new OCR technology, advanced layout analysis and intuitive editing tools allow you to quickly turn paper and PDF f...  Read more


ScanSoft OmniPage 15 is a program developed by Nuance Communications. The most used version is 15.2.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 software installer includes 48 files and is usually about 572.17 KB (585,900 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 66% of users of ScanSoft OmniPage 15 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nuance.com
Help link: support.nuance.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ScanSoft\OmniPage15\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{DEFCEA84-FE98-460D-8B54-7D9653432390}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 572.17 KB

Program filesFiles installed by ScanSoft OmniPage 15

  • AppUtilsRes.dll - OmniPage (OmniPage application extension)
  • bnt.dll
  • CRX.dll
  • Defaults.dll
  • Dot.dll
  • Firewrx.dll
  • FmxLFR.dll
  • FmxOcrA.dll
  • FmxVirt.dll
  • Formatter.dll
  • KernelAPI.dll - KernelAPI Dynamic Link Library
  • KillOP.exe - KillOP MFC Application
  • LecsoMgr.dll
  • LEditor.dll
  • LFRModIfc.dll
  • LOGMAN.dll
  • MiddleEarth.dll - MiddleEarth Dynamic Link Library Main Module
  • Mor.dll
  • MorIF.dll
  • MorPF.dll
  • mrcr3_1s.dll - Mixed Raster Content Reader
  • OfficeAddIn15.dll - OmniPage Office AddIn
  • OfficeAut15.dll
  • OmniPage ori.exe - OmniPage application
  • OmniPage.exe
  • opa11.exe - OPA11 Application
  • OpAgent.exe - OnmiPage Agent
  • OpComCtl.dll
  • operrors.dll
  • OpHook15.dll - OCR Aware Hook (32-bit)
  • OpInstance.dll
  • opresbra.dll - OmniPage resources
  • opresdut.dll
  • opreseng.dll
  • opresfre.dll
  • opresger.dll
  • opresita.dll
  • opresspa.dll
  • kdu_v43R.dll (by The University of New South Wales) - Kakadu Software Tools for JPEG2000 (kdu_v40 -- Kakadu core DLL)
  • audioin.dll (by ScanSoft) - ScanSoft SpeechAPI SDK (ScanSoft AUDIOIN for the SpeechAPI SDK)
  • cpres.dll (by ScanSoft) - CP (CP resource DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • OmniPage.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{BE6CD2C7-65DE-4BA7-A49A-045BD4E08C92}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • OpAgent.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'OpAgent' and executes as "C:\Program Files\ScanSoft\OmniPage15\OpAgent.exe" /agent.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:6.27 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0004782034%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00043857%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00003964%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:166,676
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:5 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove ScanSoft OmniPage 15?

You can uninstall ScanSoft OmniPage 15 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 ScanSoft OmniPage 15, 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 ScanSoft OmniPage 15.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.52%
Windows 10 21.11%
Windows XP 11.48%
Windows Vista 8.89%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.34%
Windows 7 Professional 15.61%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.15%
Windows 10 Home 8.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.18%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.68% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.68%
  United Kingdom 17.16%
  Germany 4.02%
  Australia 2.14%
  Italy 2.14%
  Spain 1.34%
  Iran 1.07%
  France 0.80%
  Mexico 0.80%
  Israel 0.54%
  Netherlands 0.54%
  Canada 0.54%
  BO 0.27%
  Slovenia 0.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.12%
Hewlett-Packard 25.90%
Acer 10.84%
Toshiba 7.23%
American Megatrends 5.42%
ASUS 4.82%
Intel 4.22%
Samsung 1.81%
Medion 1.20%
Sony 1.20%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.84%
ASUSTeK Q500A 3.23%
Gigabyte B85M-D3H 2.42%
Dell XPS 8500 2.42%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.42%
ASUSTeK M51AC 1.61%

About Nuance Communications

Nuance provides speech and imaging applications for businesses and consumers whose products focus on server & embedded speech recognition, telephone call steering systems, automated telephone directory services, medical transcription software & systems, optical character recognition software, and desktop imaging software.
Publisher URL: www.nuance.com


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