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Should I remove ritePen?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0012%


4.0.42 54.17%
4.0.33 12.50%
4.0.07 8.33%
3.5.22 12.50%
3.5.20 4.17%
3.1.58 8.33%

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What is ritePen?  (from Evernote)

ritePen is an advanced handwriting recognition software for Windows-based pen-enabled computers. Write anywhere on the screen or other input surface and watch your handwriting instantly converted to text and entered into any Windows application. ritePen accurately recognizes any handwriting style, does not require lear...  Read more


ritePen is a software program developed by Evernote. The most common release is 4.0.42, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named RitePen.exe. The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 28.63 MB (30,020,096 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 59% of users of ritePen come from the United States, it is also popular in TN and Greece.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ritescript.com
Help link: ritescript.com/About/Contact.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Evernote\ritePen\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{D1FC56FE-C12F-437C-A80F-13F18080845D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 28.63 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ritePen

Program executable:RitePen.exe
Name:Evernote ritePen
Path:C:\Program Files\Evernote\ritePen\RitePen.exe
Additional files:
  • SnapShooter.exe - Evernote ENScreenCapture application (Evernote SnapShooter)
  • gestures.dll - gestures Dynamic Link Library
  • ritePen31.dll - ritehook Dynamic Link Library
  • ritePen35.dll
  • RitePen.exe - Evernote ritePen (ritePen)
  • encrashrep.dll - Evernote (Evernote Crash Report Generator)
  • ENFatInk.dll - Evernote Fat Ink control
  • ritescript.dll - riteScript(R) handwriting recognition engine (recognition engine)
  • riteshape2.dll - EverNote RiteShape2 (RiteShape)
  • anr.dll - Evernote ANR (ANR)

How do I remove ritePen?

You can uninstall ritePen 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 ritePen, 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 ritePen.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 4%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.33%
Windows 10 8.33%
Windows Vista 4.17%
Windows XP 4.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 25.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Windows 7 Starter 8.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.17%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.97% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.97%
  TN 5.13%
  Greece 5.13%
  Canada 5.13%
  Chile 2.56%
  Taiwan 2.56%
  Belgium 2.56%
  Australia 2.56%
  DZ 2.56%
  Germany 2.56%
  Ireland 2.56%
  Italy 2.56%
  Saudi Arabia 2.56%
  Peru 2.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.27%
Lenovo 27.27%
Acer 9.09%
Toshiba 9.09%
Dell 4.55%
Medion 4.55%
Sahara 4.55%
ASUS 4.55%
Apple 4.55%
Alienware 4.55%
Common models
FUJITSU LifeBook T5010 8.70%
LENOVO 4294CTR 4.35%
LENOVO 309342U 4.35%
HP G60 Notebook PC 4.35%
LENOVO 7668CTO 4.35%
LENOVO 7450BJ3 4.35%

About Evernote

Evernote is a suite of application & services designed for notetaking & archiving.
Publisher URL: www.evernote.com


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