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Should I remove Smart OCR Pro?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,109
United States Rank #26,408
Reach 0.0064%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.74 days
434.94 days >
Average installed length: 228.53 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

Smart OCR Pro


Smart OCR Pro is a software program developed by SmartSoft,. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The setup package generally installs about 22 files and is usually about 137.86 MB (144,556,947 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 40% of users of Smart OCR Pro come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.SmartOCR.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Smart OCR Pro\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Smart OCR Pro\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 137.86 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Smart OCR Pro

  • WordAddin.dll - Smart Smart OCR Word addin (Word addin)
  • SmartWatchedFolderMgr.exe - SmartWatchedFolderMgr (SmartWatchedFolderMgr - Smart OCR Watched Folder Manager)
  • OfficeSharedAddInMFC.dll - Smart OCR Pro Add-in
  • SmartBatchMgr.exe - SmartBatchMgr (SmartBatchMgr - Smart OCR Batch Job Manager)
  • SmartOCRPro.exe - Smart OCR (Smart OCR - Optical Character Recognition System)
  • ErrorReport.exe - Crash Report
  • DL90ACE.dll (by Datalogics(tm)) - APDFL 9.0.1PlusP2a (Color Library for Adobe(r) PDF Library)
  • DL90AdobeXMP.dll (by Datalogics(tm)) - Adobe XMP Toolkit
  • DL90AGM.dll - Rasterization Library for Adobe(r) PDF Library
  • DL90ARE.dll - Adobe Raster Express Library for Adobe(tm) PDF Library
  • DL90AXE8SharedExpat.dll - AXE 8 Shared EXPAT (UTF-8 native)
  • DL90BIB.dll - Helper Library Interface for Adobe(r) PDF Library
  • DL90BIBUtils.dll
  • DL90CoolType.dll - Font Handling Component for Adobe(r) PDF Library.
  • DL90JP2KLib.dll - JPEG 2000 encoder/decoder for the Adobe(r) PDF Library
  • DL90PDFL.dll - Core Adobe(r) PDF Library
  • ExplorerExt.dll - ExplorerExt Module
  • ExplorerExt_x64.dll
  • IssProc.dll (by rlByte Software Development (http://rlbyte.com)) - IssProcess (Files-In-Use Extension For Inno Setup)
  • SmartScanClient.exe - SmartScan (SmartScan - Scanner Client Application)
  • SmartStiClient.exe - SmartSTI (SmartSTI - STI Client Application)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Context Menu Handlers
  • ExplorerExt.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'SmartOCR' with a class of {DCDCAE76-83EE-48B1-9774-5DC6043C59D0}.
  • ExplorerExt_x64.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'SmartOCR' with a class of {DCDCAE76-83EE-48B1-9774-5DC6043C59D0}.

How do I remove Smart OCR Pro?

You can uninstall Smart OCR Pro 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 Smart OCR Pro, 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 Smart OCR Pro.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.52%
Windows 10 32.54%
Windows XP 5.56%
Windows Vista 2.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.75%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.87%
Windows 7 Professional 10.32%
Windows 8.1 10.32%
Windows 10 Home 7.14%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.14% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.14%
  Germany 10.88%
  Netherlands 6.12%
  Italy 6.12%
  United Kingdom 5.44%
  Canada 3.40%
  Australia 2.72%
  South Africa 2.04%
  France 2.04%
  Romania 2.04%
  Brazil 1.36%
  India 1.36%
  New Zealand 1.36%
  Indonesia 1.36%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.38%
Dell 13.51%
Acer 13.51%
ASUS 10.81%
Intel 5.41%
Toshiba 5.41%
Lenovo 4.05%
Gateway 2.70%
Samsung 2.70%
Sony 2.70%
American Megatrends 2.70%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 960 2.06%
MEDIONPC MS-7358 2.06%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.06%
Samsung R530/R730 2.06%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 2.06%


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