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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #45,664
United States Rank #27,607
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VersionDistribution 41.67%
2.00.0000 58.33%

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The Print Shop 2.0

What is The Print Shop?  (from Encore Software)

The Print Shop 2.0 Deluxe helps you design impressive projects in minutes that are perfect for your home, school, organization or business. It's easier than ever before to create sophisticated print projects in minutes. Start with the brand new Wizard Design tool or choose from an enormous gallery of ready-made templat...  Read more


The Print Shop 2.0 is a software program developed by Encore Software. The most common release is 2.00.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 setup package generally installs about 32 files and is usually about 1.87 MB (1,959,873 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 93% of users of The Print Shop come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Mexico.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Encore.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\The Print Shop 2.0\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{55523142-CC0C-41A5-9230-DB07531D61BD}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.87 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by The Print Shop 2.0

  • PrintShop.exe - The Print Shop 2.0
  • PDFCreactiveDoc.exe (by Amyuni Technologies - http://www.amyuni.com) - Amyuni PDF Creator User Interface
  • cdintf.dll (by Amyuni Technologies http://www.amyuni.com) - Amyuni Common Driver Interface (Common Driver Interface DLL)
  • Leadtools.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - LEADTOOLS® for .NET (Win32) (Kernel (Win32))
  • Leadtools.ImageProcessing.Color.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - Image processing (Color) (Win32)
  • Leadtools.ImageProcessing.Effects.dll - Image processing (Effects) (Win32)
  • Leadtools.ImageProcessing.SpecialEffects.dll - Image processing (Special Effects) (Win32)
  • Leadtools.ImageProcessing.Utilities.dll - Image processing (Utilites) (Win32)
  • Leadtools.Windows.Media.dll - LEADTOOLS For .NET 3 Support (Win32)
  • acfpdfu.dll (by AMYUNI Technologies http://www.amyuni.com) - Amyuni Document Converter
  • acfpdfuamd64.dll (by AMYUNI Technologies http://www.amyuni.com)
  • acfpdfui.dll - Amyuni Document Converter User Interface
  • acfpdfuiamd64.dll
  • AsyncGenLib.dll (by Philips Medical Systems) - AsyncClientGeneratorLib
  • Encore.Common.PrintShop.dll - Encore.Common.PrintShop
  • Encore.Common.Resources.dll - Encore.Common.Resources
  • Encore.Common.Utilities.dll - Encore.Common.Utilities
  • pdfcreactivex.dll (by Amyuni Technologies - http://www.amyuni.com) - PDFCreactiveX Module
  • Encore.Common.Data.dll - Encore.Common.Data
  • Encore.UI.Editors.dll - Print Shop Editors
  • PluginTWAIN.dll - Amyuni PDF Creator (Amyuni Twain Plugin Module)
  • PsLaunch.exe - The Print Shop
  • acpdfcrext.dll - acPDFCrExt Module
  • Encore.UI.Support.dll - Encore.UI.Support
  • acpdfcrdb.dll - acPdfCrDb Module
  • Setup.exe (by Amyuni Technologies) - Amyuni Setup
  • Encore.Common.Data.XmlSerializers.dll
  • Install.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PsLaunch.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{50D0D88C-7021-4522-B827-07EE8D5C935C}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove The Print Shop?

You can uninstall The Print Shop 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 The Print Shop 2.0, 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 The Print Shop.

Win 7 (SP1) 69%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.22%
Windows 10 19.44%
Windows Vista 8.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 66.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.33%
Windows 10 Home 8.33%
Windows 7 Professional 5.56%
Windows 8.1 5.56%
Windows 8 2.78%

Distribution by countryGeography

93.10% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 93.10%
  Canada 5.17%
  Mexico 1.72%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 44.12%
Dell 26.47%
Acer 17.65%
Lenovo 5.88%
Toshiba 2.94%
ASUS 2.94%
Common models
Compaq-Presario AY030AA-A... 5.71%
ASUSTeK CM5675 2.86%
Acer Aspire X3950 2.86%
Acer Aspire X3910 2.86%
Acer Aspire 7741 2.86%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 2.86%

About (from Encore Software)

Based in Minneapolis, MN, Encore Software, Inc. a wholly-owned subsidiary of Navarre Corporation and a Top Ten interactive software publisher.
Publisher URL: www.encore.com


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