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Should I remove Topaz B&W Effects?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,732
United States Rank #9,451
Reach 0.0326%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 27.15 days
800.97 days >
Average installed length: 420.85 days


1.1.0 92.52%
1.0.0 7.48%

Typically installed together

Topaz B&W Effects

What is Topaz B&W Effects?  (from Topaz Labs)

Create rich and dynamic images full of compelling tone and detail with this all-in-one solution for professional black and white photos. Use over two hundred beautiful 1-click effects, a finely-tuned B&W conversion engine, unique creative processing, selective adjustment brushes, and pixel-perfect grain reproduction t...  Read more


Topaz B&W Effects is a program developed by Topaz Labs. The most used version is 1.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 97.28 MB (102,006,128 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 51% of users of Topaz B&W Effects come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.topazlabs.com/bweffects
Help link: www.topazlabs.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Topaz Labs\Topaz BW
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{C44411CB-3EF9-4AFB-818C-EE37690A6FB3}\bw_setup.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 97.28 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Topaz B&W Effects

  • uninst.exe

How do I remove Topaz B&W Effects?

You can uninstall Topaz B&W Effects 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 Topaz B&W Effects, 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 Topaz B&W Effects.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.12%
Windows 10 18.35%
Windows XP 4.98%
Windows Vista 1.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.90%
Windows 7 Professional 12.31%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.98%
Windows 8 Pro 3.74%
Windows 10 Home 2.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.15%
  United Kingdom 7.93%
  Canada 3.71%
  Australia 2.94%
  Italy 2.69%
  France 2.30%
  Netherlands 2.17%
  IQ 2.05%
  Belgium 1.53%
  Spain 1.41%
  Germany 1.15%
  Saudi Arabia 1.15%
  India 1.02%
  Turkey 1.02%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.66%
Hewlett-Packard 24.48%
Acer 15.22%
ASUS 7.76%
Toshiba 5.67%
Samsung 2.39%
Lenovo 1.79%
Intel 1.19%
Alienware 0.60%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.79%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.21%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.68%
Dell XPS 8300 3.16%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.16%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.63%

About (from Topaz Labs)

Topaz Labs is a privately owned company in Dallas, TX, that specializes in distilling the most advanced developments in imaging technology into useful software products for photographers and videographers.
Publisher URL: www.topazlabs.com


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