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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,218
United States Rank #4,522
Reach 0.1267%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.43 days
307.76 days >
Average installed length: 161.71 days


3.2.0 2.16%
3.1.0 47.80%
3.0.2 50.04%

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Topaz Clean 3

What is Topaz Clean 3?  (from Topaz Labs)

You can achieve a variety of smoothing, detail flattening and edge enhancement techniques with the Topaz Clean plug-in. With just a few clicks, you can selectively control the appearance and intensity of detail in your photographs - or eliminate them all together. Topaz Clean is a powerful detail smoothing and edge sty...  Read more


Topaz Clean 3 is a software program developed by Topaz Labs. The most common release is 3.0.2, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named tlclean3.exe. The setup package generally installs about 101 files and is usually about 392.32 MB (411,378,551 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. 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 43% of users of Topaz Clean 3 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.topazlabs.com/clean
Help link: www.topazlabs.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\topaz labs
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Topaz Labs\Topaz Clean 3\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 392.32 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Topaz Clean 3

Program executable:tlclean3.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\common files\topaz labs\tlclean3.exe
Additional files:
  • tbb.dll (by Intel) - Intel(R) Threading Building Blocks for Windows (Threading Building Blocks library)
  • CORE_RL_png_.dll (by Glenn Randers-Pehrson - [email protected]) - libpng - PNG file format reference library (ImageMagick Studio library and utility programs)
  • CORE_RL_bzlib_.dll (by Julian Seward, [email protected]) - libbzip2 - bzip2 compression library
  • CORE_RL_ttf_.dll (by David Turner, Robert Wilhelm, & Werner Lemberg) - FreeType 2 font renderring library (ImageMagick library and utility programs)
  • CORE_RL_jpeg_.dll (by Thomas G. Lane) - Independent JPEG Group JPEG 6b
  • CORE_RL_tiff_.dll (by Mike Welles, [email protected]) - TIFF image file format library
  • CORE_RL_zlib_.dll (by Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler) - zlib data compression library
  • libiomp5md.dll (by Intel) - Intel(R) OMP Runtime Library
  • CORE_RL_jbig_.dll (by Markus Kuhn, Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg) - JBIG-KIT library
  • CORE_RL_magick_.dll (by ImageMagick Studio) - ImageMagick
  • CORE_RL_wand_.dll (by ImageMagick Studio) - MagickWand Library
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtScript4.dll
  • QtScriptTools4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • adjustplugin.dll
  • bokehplugin.dll
  • bwplugin.dll
  • CORE_RL_jp2_.dll
  • CORE_RL_lcms_.dll
  • CORE_RL_libxml_.dll
  • CORE_RL_Magick++_.dll
  • CORE_RL_xlib_.dll
  • cv210.dll
  • cxcore210.dll
  • effectengine.dll
  • effectengine1.dll
  • IM_MOD_RL_bmp_.dll
  • IM_MOD_RL_gif_.dll
  • IM_MOD_RL_jbig_.dll
  • IM_MOD_RL_jp2_.dll
  • IM_MOD_RL_jpeg_.dll
  • IM_MOD_RL_png_.dll
  • IM_MOD_RL_tiff_.dll
  • lcms2.dll
  • libmysql.dll
  • opencv_core243.dll
  • opencv_highgui243.dll
  • opencv_imgproc243.dll
  • starplugin.dll
  • tladjust4.exe
  • tladjust5.exe
  • tlbw2.exe
  • tlclarity.exe
  • tldejpeg4.exe
  • tldenoise5.exe
  • tldetail3.exe
  • tlfusionexpress2.exe
  • tliadjust40.dll
  • tllenseffects.exe
  • tlremask3.exe
  • tlsimplify4.exe

How do I remove Topaz Clean 3?

You can uninstall Topaz Clean 3 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 Clean 3, 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 Clean 3.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.74%
Windows 10 46.22%
Windows XP 1.20%
Windows Vista 0.84%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.52%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.66%
Windows 7 Professional 10.88%
Windows 10 Home 9.51%
Windows 8.1 8.87%
Windows 10 Pro 8.75%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.76% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.76%
  United Kingdom 6.11%
  Italy 3.68%
  Germany 3.13%
  Canada 2.85%
  France 2.74%
  Netherlands 2.67%
  Spain 2.43%
  Australia 1.88%
  Saudi Arabia 1.77%
  Brazil 1.70%
  IQ 1.53%
  Egypt 1.46%
  India 1.29%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.61%
Dell 19.43%
ASUS 15.96%
Acer 13.90%
Toshiba 4.68%
Lenovo 4.26%
Samsung 2.84%
Intel 2.13%
Medion 1.56%
MSI 1.13%
Common models
ASUS All Series 13.17%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.99%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.47%
Dell XPS 8500 2.60%
Dell XPS 8700 2.60%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.43%

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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