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Process name: OCR Aware (32-bit)

Product: OmniPage SE

Support: Help link   Update link   Uninstall tool  

Company: ScanSoft, Inc

File: opware32.exe

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"opware32.exe" is a component of ScanSoft Omnipage, a popular optical character recognition (OCR) program. This process allows the user to scan documents into Microsoft Office applications. www.neuber.com/taskmanager/process/opware32.exe.html 

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Users Opinions

Average user rating of opware32.exe: based on 38 votes. Read also the 22 reviews.

  • 470 users ask for this file. 24 users rated it as not dangerous. 3 users rated it as not so dangerous. 5 users rated it as neutral. 2 users rated it as little bit dangerous. 4 users rated it as dangerous. 4 users didn't rate it ("don't know").

All comments about opware32.exe:
scanner software
allows scanning docs into MS Office apps; background app but not malware  See also: Link S. Kuchta
itīs a scanner software Emilio
comes imbedded in ScanSoft OCR software Jeff Heyen
Omnipage from Scansoft is installed.
A part of omnipage pro (ocr) b2m
Software application Mike Moulton
Caere Omnipage Pro 9.0 ( Scanner Software ) Scott Trobaugh
comes imbedded in ScanSoft OCR software nick barnes
part of omnipage ocr netchecker
Omnipage Pro, supplied with Canon LIDE scanner Jim Howes
Document scanning software for OmniPage  See also: Link Lewis
not dangerous
installed with canon lide software
stops norton anti virus update eric
appears typically as OPWARE32.EXE-1F9EAC07.pf in prefetch directory. I have never used Omnipage even though it is installed. Encountered bb connection swamping while it was runnin. looks like a trojan to me roy
OmniPage SE Seppel
Part of OmniPage. To stop it run ScanSoft OmniPage- Tools- Options- All- Direct OCR and uncheck "Enable direct OCR".
Canon Scanner-software dirk
interfers with WordPerfect "Preferences" and Calendar Creator and similar wizards, crashes the WordPerfect program kwarnock
I know it's omnipage related but it uses 5000+kb, isn't that too much for scansoftware file... John
A green running icon in the tray in AM. Cannot start computer because the monitor shuts down. Must use boot disk, delete Omnipage and problem solved. Roger

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