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Should I remove Software for Scanners?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #36,782
United States Rank #19,963
Reach 0.0030%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 46.89 days
816.91 days >
Average installed length: 429.22 days


0.08.0020 6.67%
0.08.0018 81.67%
0.08.0017 1.67%
0.08.0016 10.00%

Software for Scanners


Software for Scanners is a software program developed by BuTel Software. The most common release is 0.08.0018, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 24 files and is usually about 3.62 MB (3,796,480 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.butelsoftware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\scanner software\driver\cdm 2.06.00 whql certified\amd64
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{B8726461-A7C6-4628-A67C-FE5FC5FB3E9F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.62 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Software for Scanners

  • arc500.exe - ARC500
  • arc135.exe - ARC135
  • arc137.exe - ARC137
  • arc160.exe - ARC160
  • arc300.exe - ARC300
  • arc404.exe - ARC404
  • arc433.exe - Advanced Radio Control (ARC433)
  • arc83.exe - Advanced Radio Control for PRO83 PRO84 (ARC83)
  • arc96.exe - ARC96
  • cdm20600.exe
  • mscomm32.ocx (by Microsoft) - MSComm
  • pockethttp.dll (by Simon Fell) - Pocket HTTP (Pocket HTTP Library)
  • psoap32.dll (by Simon Fell) - PocketSOAP (SOAP Client for Windows)
  • smarttabs29.ocx (by Adroit Technologies) - Smart Tabbed Dialog Control (Smart Tabbed Dialog Control [ActiveX])
  • sonic click mega.ocx (by SWJ Soft) - Sonic Click (Sonic Click Button Demonstration)
  • virtual500.exe

How do I remove Software for Scanners?

You can uninstall Software for Scanners 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 Software for Scanners, 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 Software for Scanners.

Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 10 31.67%
Windows Vista 15.00%
Windows XP 3.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows 10 Home 15.00%
Windows 8.1 13.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.00%
Windows 7 Professional 6.67%
Windows Vista Business 3.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 46.94%
Dell 16.33%
Acer 16.33%
Toshiba 8.16%
Samsung 2.04%
Alienware 2.04%
Intel 2.04%
Lenovo 2.04%
Gateway 2.04%
Sony 2.04%
Common models
HP G60 Notebook PC 5.17%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 5.17%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 5.17%
Dell Inspiron 620 3.45%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.45%
TOSHIBA Satellite L755 1.72%


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