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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,918
United States Rank #19,409
Reach 0.0093%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.25 days
361.30 days >
Average installed length: 189.83 days


3.5.1 47.78%
3.5.0 41.11%
3.2.1 6.67%
3.2.0 3.89%
3.0.1 0.56%

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ScanXL Professional

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ScanXL Professional is a software program developed by Palmer Performance Engineering. The most common release is 3.5.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named scanxlpro.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 28.14 MB (29,508,767 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 50% of users of ScanXL Professional come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.palmerperformance.com
Help link: www.palmerperformance.com/forum
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\scanxlpro
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{2BE87846-415C-4098-A6AE-226931D1C01A}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 28.14 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ScanXL Professional

Program executable:scanxlpro.exe
Name:OBD-II Scan Tool
Path:C:\Program Files\scanxlpro\scanxlpro.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • scanxlpro.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\ScanXLPro\scanxlpro.exe'.

How do I remove ScanXL Professional?

Quickly and completely remove ScanXL Professional from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ScanXL Professional 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ScanXL Professional, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 ScanXL Professional.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.22%
Windows 10 34.44%
Windows XP 6.11%
Windows Vista 2.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%
Windows 8.1 10.56%
Windows 10 Home 8.89%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.77% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.77%
  United Kingdom 7.69%
  Canada 4.52%
  Sweden 3.62%
  Italy 2.71%
  Finland 2.26%
  Russia 2.26%
  Netherlands 2.26%
  Germany 2.26%
  Poland 2.26%
  France 1.81%
  Australia 1.36%
  Venezuela 1.36%
  Slovenia 0.90%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.92%
Dell 19.69%
Acer 15.75%
Toshiba 11.81%
Lenovo 8.66%
ASUS 5.51%
Samsung 3.94%
Medion 0.79%
Sony 0.79%
MSI 0.79%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.31%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.31%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.45%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.59%
Dell Inspiron 5520 1.72%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.72%


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