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9% remove it91% keep it
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1.2.0 16.67%
1.1.0 50.00%

Star Micronics Printer Software


Star Micronics Printer Software is a software program developed by Star Micronics Co. The most common release is 1.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 45 files and is usually about 1.84 MB (1,928,192 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 86% of users of Star Micronics Printer Software come from the United States, it is also popular in Hong Kong and Ecuador.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.stardock.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\starmicronics\printersoftware
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{14B8E821-0C38-4E84-85AF-010A6FF4A4F5}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.84 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Star Micronics Printer Software

  • starmicronics.printerutility.audioconffn.dll - StarMicronics.PrinterUtility.StarMicronics.PrinterUtility.AudioConfigurationFn
  • starmicronics.printerutility.audiosettingpanel.dll - StarMicronics.PrinterUtility.AudioConfigurationFn (StarMicronics.PrinterUtility.StarMicronics.PrinterUtility.AudioSettingPanel)
  • starmicronics.printerutility.encoder.dll - StarMicronics.PrinterUtility.SoundUploadFn (Printer utility plug-in for sound upload.)
  • starmicronics.printerutility.sounduploadfn.dll
  • cashdrawerso.dll - SMJ OPOS CashDrawer ServiceObject 2009
  • posprinterso.dll - SMJ OPOS POSPrinter ServiceObject 2009
  • printerutility.exe - Star Micronics Device Software (StarMicronics.PrinterUtility)
  • stario.dll - StarIO
  • starioj.dll - Internal Java wrapper for StarIOPort
  • starioport.dll - Native implimentation of the StarIO API
  • starmicronics.helpers.dll - StarMicronics.Helpers
  • starmicronics.printerutility.logostorefn.dll - StarMicronics.PrinterUtility.LogoStoreFn
  • starmicronics.printerutility.networkprinterdiscovery.dll - StarMicronics.PrinterUtility.NetworkPrinterDiscovery
  • starmicronics.printerutility.oposregistryfn.dll - StarMicronics.PrinterUtility.OPOSRegistryFn
  • starmicronics.printerutility.printerconnectionwizard.dll - StarMicronics.PrinterUtility.PrinterConnectionWizard
  • starmicronics.printerutility.printersettingsfn.dll - PrinterSettingsFn
  • starmicronics.printerutility.printerutilityfn.dll - StarMicronics.PrinterUtility.PrinterUtilityFn
  • starmicronics.printerutility.textsearchfn.dll - TextSearchFn
  • starmicronics.printerutility.troubleshootingfn.dll - StarMicronics.PrinterUtility.TroubleshootingFn
  • starmicronics.printerutility.usbvendorclassenumeration.dll - StarMicronics.USBVendorClassEnumerator
  • starmicronics.uachelper.exe - StarMicronics.UACHelper
  • windowsprintingcontroller.dll - Windows Printing Controller implimenting a Windows Spooler Language Monitor
  • windowsprintingcontroller2.dll
  • smj_discovery.dll
  • starmicronics.printerutility.windowsprinterqueuefn.dll - WindowPrinterQueueFn
  • printerutility.resources.dll
  • smjf10uni.dll - FVP10 Printer Driver Rendering plug-in
  • smjlmhost3.dll - Language Monitor host for Language Monitor plugins
  • smjpdln.dll - Driver tab to launch any available help or utility
  • smjs500uni.dll - SP500 Printer Driver Rendering plug-in
  • smjs700uni.dll - SP700 Printer Driver Rendering plug-in
  • smjt650uni.dll - TSP650 Printer Driver Rendering plug-in
  • smjt7432uni.dll - TSP700II Printer Driver Rendering plug-in
  • smjt847iiuni.dll - TSP800II Printer Driver Rendering plug-in
  • starmicronics.helpers.resources.dll
  • starmicronics.printerutility.printerconnectionwizard.resources.dll
  • starmicronics.printerutility.printerutilityfn.resources.dll
  • starmicronics.uachelper.resources.dll

How do I remove Star Micronics Printer Software?

You can uninstall Star Micronics Printer Software 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 Star Micronics Printer Software, 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 Star Micronics Printer Software.

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win 7 8%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.33%
Windows XP 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 66.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

86.21% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 86.21%
  Hong Kong 3.45%
  Ecuador 3.45%
  Netherlands 3.45%
  United Kingdom 3.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 41.67%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Intel 8.33%
Acer 8.33%
American Megatrends 8.33%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 755 30.00%
HP G72 Notebook PC 10.00%
Acer Veriton X498G 10.00%
HP Compaq 8200 Elite USDT... 10.00%
HP 500B Microtower 10.00%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq 10... 10.00%


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