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A way to uninstall PaperScan Free Edition from your computer

This web page contains thorough information on how to uninstall PaperScan Free Edition for Windows. The Windows release was created by ORPALIS. Open here where you can read more on ORPALIS. You can get more details about PaperScan Free Edition at . The application is frequently located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\ORPALIS\PaperScan Free Edition directory. Take into account that this location can vary depending on the user's choice. The full command line for removing PaperScan Free Edition is MsiExec.exe /I{41D1AD50-4276-4DAF-8AAB-5D97D75E47B3}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. PaperScan.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 874.59 KB (895584 bytes) on disk.

PaperScan Free Edition contains of the executables below. They occupy 874.59 KB (895584 bytes) on disk.

  • PaperScan.exe (874.59 KB)

The current web page applies to PaperScan Free Edition version 1.5.5 alone. You can find below info on other releases of PaperScan Free Edition: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling PaperScan Free Edition we recommend you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files\ORPALIS\PaperScan Free Edition
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\ORPALIS\PaperScan.exe_Url_modjjhsbpe2svho0rnf4k41ajp4pi0zf

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\ORPALIS\PaperScan Free Edition\GdPicture.NET.9.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ORPALIS\PaperScan Free Edition\GdPicture.NET.9.filters.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ORPALIS\PaperScan Free Edition\GdPicture.NET.9.image.gdimgplug.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ORPALIS\PaperScan Free Edition\GdPicture.NET.9.jbig2.encoder.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ORPALIS\PaperScan Free Edition\GdPicture.NET.9.PDF.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ORPALIS\PaperScan Free Edition\GdPicture.NET.9.twain.client.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ORPALIS\PaperScan Free Edition\GdPicture.NET.9.wia.gateway.dll
  • C:\Program Files\ORPALIS\PaperScan Free Edition\PaperScan.exe
  • C:\Program Files\ORPALIS\PaperScan Free Edition\TWAINDSM.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Downloaded Installations\{DD5DE449-BB15-4D37-8512-487FCDB2A387}\PaperScan Free Edition.msi
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\ORPALIS\PaperScan.exe_Url_modjjhsbpe2svho0rnf4k41ajp4pi0zf\\user.config
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{41D1AD50-4276-4DAF-8AAB-5D97D75E47B3}\ARPPRODUCTICON.exe

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\LowRegistry\DOMStorage\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\05DA1D146724FAD4A8BAD5797DE5743B
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\PaperScan_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\PaperScan_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{41D1AD50-4276-4DAF-8AAB-5D97D75E47B3}

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\05DA1D146724FAD4A8BAD5797DE5743B\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\ORPALIS\PaperScan Free Edition\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{41D1AD50-4276-4DAF-8AAB-5D97D75E47B3}\

A way to remove PaperScan Free Edition using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

PaperScan Free Edition is a program marketed by ORPALIS. Sometimes, computer users try to uninstall this application. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because performing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE solution to uninstall PaperScan Free Edition is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to optimize your computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find PaperScan Free Edition or simply activate the Search feature and type in "PaperScan Free Edition". If it is installed on your PC the PaperScan Free Edition program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click PaperScan Free Edition in the list of applications, some information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding PaperScan Free Edition, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for PaperScan Free Edition:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{41D1AD50-4276-4DAF-8AAB-5D97D75E47B3}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall PaperScan Free Edition.
Uninstall PaperScan Free Edition

8. After uninstalling PaperScan Free Edition, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong PaperScan Free Edition which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing PaperScan Free Edition using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall PaperScan Free Edition by ORPALIS from your computer, nor are we saying that PaperScan Free Edition by ORPALIS is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall PaperScan Free Edition supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-14 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-14 17:57:53.240