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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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United States Rank #48,652
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Ulead Photo Explorer 8.0


Ulead Photo Explorer 8.0 is a software program developed by Ulead Systems. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 primary executable is named pex.exe. The setup package generally installs about 52 files and is usually about 36.74 MB (38,526,489 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 70% of users of Ulead Photo Explorer come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Austria.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ulead Systems\Ulead Photo Explorer 8.0
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\GEMEIN~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\0700\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{D271DA
Estimated size: 36.74 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ulead Photo Explorer 8.0

Program executable:pex.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\ulead systems\ulead photo explorer 8.0\pex.exe
Additional files:
  • AddStamp.dll - Ulead Photo Explorer (ADDSTAMP)
  • AddStamp_res.dll
  • AutoRen.dll - AUTOREN
  • AutoRen_Res.dll
  • download.dll - DOWNLOAD
  • download_RES.DLL
  • drop.exe - DROP
  • DSCWzrd_res.dll - DSCWZRD
  • EmbView.dll - EVIEWER
  • eviewer.exe - Ulead Instant Viewer
  • eviewer_RES.dll - Ulead Instant Viewer_Res DLL
  • MailAPI_res.dll - MAILAPI
  • Monitor.exe - MONITOR
  • Aefilter.dll - Ulead PhotoImpact
  • autoenh.dll
  • Capmgr.dll - Ulead VideoStudio
  • Convermpegpar.dll - ConverMpegPar DLL
  • DswPlug.dll - DirectShow Capture Plugin for AVI file.
  • dswrc.dll
  • dswUleadMpegCap.dll
  • mpg_hvd.dll - MPEG I Driver
  • MpgSetin.dll
  • pal.dll - BASE LIBRARY
  • DSCWzrd.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Monitor.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CC9F377D-0CA3-43A8-9005-7A4A8BC31025}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Monitor.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Ulead Memory Card Detector' which loads as C:\Program Files\Ulead Systems\Ulead Photo Explorer 8.0\Monitor.exe.

How do I remove Ulead Photo Explorer?

You can uninstall Ulead Photo Explorer 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 Ulead Photo Explorer 8.0, 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 Ulead Photo Explorer.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win XP 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.48%
Windows 10 20.92%
Windows XP 12.42%
Windows Vista 7.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.06%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.58%
Windows 7 Professional 11.26%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.62%
Windows 8.1 6.62%
Windows 10 Home 6.62%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.19% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 70.19%
  United States 15.53%
  Austria 2.48%
  Belgium 1.86%
  France 1.86%
  United Kingdom 1.86%
  Spain 1.24%
  Luxembourg 1.24%
  Netherlands 1.24%
  Norway 0.62%
  Finland 0.62%
  Argentina 0.62%
  Ireland 0.62%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 27.03%
Dell 17.57%
Acer 17.57%
American Megatrends 6.76%
Sahara 5.41%
ASUS 5.41%
Hewlett-Packard 5.41%
Intel 2.70%
Lenovo 2.70%
Samsung 2.70%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7501 3.77%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.89%
MEDION MS-7800 1.89%
MEDION P961x 1.89%
MEDIONPC MS-7707 1.89%
HP-Pavilion NQ840AA-ABD p... 1.89%

About Ulead Systems

Ulead Systems is owned by Corel and produces multimedia software in various areas such as video editing, media management, web utility, DVD authoring and digital home.
Publisher URL: www.corel.com/corel/jump/us/en/10700008


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