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Should I remove ScanSoft OmniPage SE?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,929
United States Rank #4,305
Reach 0.1379%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.22 days
684.88 days >
Average installed length: 359.85 days


15.00.0020 100.00%

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ScanSoft OmniPage SE 4.0

What is ScanSoft OmniPage SE?

OmniPage is an optical character recognition application available from Nuance Communications. OmniPage supports more than 120 different languages.

About  (from Nuance Communications)

The continued use of paper and information that is locked in non-editable digital formats slows people down and frequently leads to "knowledge re-creation". This wasted time is a drain on both productivity and profits. As a leading document imaging solution, OmniPage is the fastest and most precise way to convert docum...  Read more


ScanSoft OmniPage SE 4.0 is a software program developed by Nuance Communications. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 OpWareSE4.exe. The setup package generally installs about 111 files and is usually about 982.12 KB (1,005,693 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 42% of users of ScanSoft OmniPage SE come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nuance.com
Help link: www.nuance.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ScanSoft\OmniPageSE4.0\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{C1E693A4-B1D5-4DCD-B68D-2087835B7184}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 982.12 KB

Program filesFiles installed by ScanSoft OmniPage SE 4.0

Program executable:OpWareSE4.exe
Name:OmniPage Pro
OCR Aware
Path:C:\Program Files\ScanSoft\OmniPageSE4.0\OpWareSE4.exe
Additional files:
  • KillOP.exe - OmniPage 15 (KillOP MFC Application)
  • mrcr3_1s.dll (by ScanSoft) - ScanSoft Mixed Raster Content Reader (Mixed Raster Content Reader)
  • kdu_v43R.dll (by The University of New South Wales) - Kakadu Software Tools for JPEG2000 (kdu_v40 -- Kakadu core DLL)
  • bnt.dll (by ScanSoft) - Capture Development System v15 (OmniPage application extension)
  • KernelAPI.dll - KernelAPI Dynamic Link Library
  • audioin.dll - ScanSoft SpeechAPI SDK (ScanSoft AUDIOIN for the SpeechAPI SDK)
  • AppUtilsRes.dll - OmniPage Pro
  • CRX.dll - OmniPage
  • Defaults.dll
  • Dot.dll
  • Firewrx.dll
  • Formatter.dll
  • LecsoMgr.dll
  • LEditor.dll
  • LOGMAN.dll
  • MiddleEarth.dll - MiddleEarth Dynamic Link Library Main Module
  • Mor.dll
  • MorIF.dll
  • MorPF.dll
  • OfficeAddInSE4.dll - OmniPage Office AddIn
  • OfficeAutSE4.dll
  • OmniPage.exe - OmniPage application
  • opa11.exe - OPA11 Application
  • OpComCtl.dll
  • operrors.dll
  • cpres.dll - CP (CP resource DLL)
  • launchop.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • OmniPage.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DD185971-2FE2-4E3A-B2F3-E2B9E1664914}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • OpWareSE4.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'OpwareSE4' which loads as "C:\Program Files\ScanSoft\OmniPageSE4.0\OpwareSE4.exe".

How do I remove ScanSoft OmniPage SE?

You can uninstall ScanSoft OmniPage SE 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 SE 4.0, 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 ScanSoft OmniPage SE.

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.32%
Windows 10 20.90%
Windows Vista 14.79%
Windows XP 11.92%
Windows Server 2003 0.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.65%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.44%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.85%
Windows 7 Professional 8.58%
Windows 10 Home 8.32%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.24%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.60% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.60%
  Germany 13.90%
  United Kingdom 7.43%
  Canada 4.59%
  France 4.28%
  Italy 3.50%
  Australia 3.25%
  Netherlands 2.50%
  Belgium 1.81%
  Austria 1.31%
  South Africa 1.03%
  Sweden 1.00%
  DK 0.97%
  Spain 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.48%
Hewlett-Packard 24.68%
Acer 15.90%
ASUS 5.85%
Medion 4.59%
Toshiba 4.39%
American Megatrends 3.46%
Intel 2.59%
Samsung 1.66%
Lenovo 1.60%
Sahara 1.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.61%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.26%
Dell Inspiron 530 3.72%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 3.37%
ASUS All Series 2.48%
Dell Inspiron 580 2.48%

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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