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Should I remove PaperCut MF Client?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #46,216
United States Rank #31,837
Reach 0.0018%


VersionDistribution 2.86% 2.86% 2.86%
17.2.2 2.86% 2.86%
16.4.38868 2.86%
16.3.38319 2.86%
16.3.0 2.86%
16.2.37593 2.86%
16.1.35678 2.86%
16.0.35320 2.86%
16.0.35130 5.71%
16.0.0 2.86%
15.3.0 2.86%
15.2.0 2.86%
15.1.0 2.86%
15.0.0 2.86%
14.3.0 5.71% 2.86%
14.2.0 8.57%
14.1.0 2.86%
14.0.0 2.86%
13.4.0 8.57%
13.3.0 2.86%
13.2.0 2.86%
13.1.0 5.71%
12.4.0 2.86%
12.3.0 2.86%

Other programs by PaperCut Software International

PaperCut MF Client


PaperCut MF Client is a program developed by PaperCut Software International. The most used version is 14.2.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is pc-client.exe. The software installer includes 9 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 75% of users of PaperCut MF Client come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.papercut.com/products/mf
Help link: www.papercut.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PaperCut MF Client\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{32BCEC1A-EEAD-4A8C-BBA2-C2879B78B6EA}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United Kingdom)

Program filesFiles installed by PaperCut MF Client

Program executable:pc-client.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\papercut mf client\pc-client.exe
Additional files:
  • client-local-install.exe - PaperCut MF Client (PaperCut MF Client Setup)
  • pc-client-java.exe
  • pc-client-local-cache.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • pc-client-java.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'PaperCut MF Client' and executes as "C:\Program Files\PaperCut MF Client\pc-client.exe" /silent.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • pc-client-java.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'PaperCut MF Client' which loads as "C:\Program Files\PaperCut MF Client\pc-client.exe" /silent.

How do I remove PaperCut MF Client?

You can uninstall PaperCut MF Client 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 PaperCut MF Client, 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 PaperCut MF Client.

Win 10 54%
Win 7 (SP1) 46%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 54.29%
Windows 7 45.71%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 22.86%
Windows 7 Enterprise 22.86%
Windows 7 Professional 17.14%
Windows 10 Pro 8.57%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.71%
Windows 10 Education 2.86%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.47% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.47%
  United Kingdom 11.32%
  Australia 3.77%
  Belgium 1.89%
  France 1.89%
  Switzerland 1.89%
  DK 1.89%
  Russia 1.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 46.67%
Hewlett-Packard 26.67%
Lenovo 13.33%
MSI 6.67%
Acer 3.33%
Samsung 3.33%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 990 8.82%
Dell Latitude 6430U 2.94%
LENOVO 2349HNG 2.94%
HP HP Spectre x360 Conver... 2.94%
HP HP ENVY m7 Notebook 2.94%
HP ProBook 4340s 2.94%


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