A guide to uninstall Soda PDF OCR from your computer

Soda PDF OCR is a Windows application. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. It was created for Windows by LULU Software. More info about LULU Software can be seen here. Soda PDF OCR is typically installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Soda PDF 5 directory, depending on the user's option. The entire uninstall command line for Soda PDF OCR is MsiExec.exe /X{8BE88409-618C-4136-ADD2-BE49B2B45048}. Soda PDF OCR's primary file takes around 22.69 MB (23791456 bytes) and is named Soda PDF 5.exe.

Soda PDF OCR is composed of the following executables which occupy 41.24 MB (43242856 bytes) on disk:

  • ConversionService.exe (775.84 KB)
  • HelperService.exe (1.02 MB)
  • PDFServerEngine.exe (600.34 KB)
  • PreviewerSurrogate.exe (109.34 KB)
  • ps2pdf.exe (14.22 MB)
  • Soda PDF 5.exe (22.69 MB)
  • FREngineLM.exe (825.26 KB)
  • FREngineProcessor.exe (209.26 KB)
  • ScanTwain.exe (569.26 KB)
  • ScanWia.exe (277.26 KB)
  • TrigrammsInstaller.exe (19.26 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to Soda PDF OCR version alone. You can find here a few links to other Soda PDF OCR versions:

Soda PDF OCR has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{8BE88409-618C-4136-ADD2-BE49B2B45048}

Additional registry values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\WINDOWS\Installer\{8BE88409-618C-4136-ADD2-BE49B2B45048}\

How to remove Soda PDF OCR from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Soda PDF OCR is an application released by the software company LULU Software. Sometimes, people try to remove this application. This is difficult because removing this manually requires some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. The best EASY way to remove Soda PDF OCR is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Soda PDF OCR or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Soda PDF OCR". If it exists on your system the Soda PDF OCR program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Soda PDF OCR in the list , some information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Soda PDF OCR, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Soda PDF OCR.
Uninstall Soda PDF OCR

8. After uninstalling Soda PDF OCR, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Soda PDF OCR that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Soda PDF OCR using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Soda PDF OCR by LULU Software from your PC, nor are we saying that Soda PDF OCR by LULU Software is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Soda PDF OCR in case 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.

2016-06-21 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 03:55:07.053