XPlite can uninstall Paint, re-install or repair Paint on Windows XP and Windows 2000. Improve Windows performance and security.
Viewing XPlite PROFESSIONAL options [view FREE TRIAL options]

Paint Paint

Enables you to create, modify, or view pictures.

Detailed information has not been added for this feature yet. Thankyou for your patience as we develop this new information resource...

In XPlite Professional you can find Paint under the group titled System Tools & Utilities System Tools & Utilities.

Install Paint:

Paint is a stand-alone component. The function of Paint does not rely on any other XPlite Professional components and removing other components in XPlite Professional should not influence Paint.

Uninstall Paint:

Paint is not required by other system components in XPlite Professional. You can safely uninstall Paint without compromising other XPlite Professional components.

BUT PLEASE NOTE: You may have other software installed that does require Paint. If you encounter any compatibility issues with other software you can quickly and easily reinstall Paint using XPlite Professional.


XPlite Professional can completely uninstall Paint and reinstall to repair Paint on:

  • Windows XP Professional: orig, SP1, SP2
  • Windows XP Home: orig, SP1, SP2
  • Windows 2000 Professional: orig, SP1, SP2, SP3, SP4
  • Windows 2003 Server: orig, SP1, SP2(coming!)

User Removal Statistics for Paint

Of 241 sampled Windows XP users, 91 left Paint installed and 150 people uninstalled Paint from their system.

Of 180 sampled Windows 2000 users, 16 left Paint installed and 34 people uninstalled it from their system. No data for another 130 users (advanced features hidden or incomplete log data).

Pro Users can help us collect these removal statistics.

  1. In XPlite or 2000lite press XPlite properties button to access preferences.
  2. Ensure logging is on.
  3. Check "Send component state data when checking for upgrades" on the Preferences tab.
  4. Using the Check for Upgrades button on the About tab.

The information sent is the last block only of component installation state data - you can see this in the log as "option=1" or "option=0". No personal information is conveyed.

This option is available in the Free Trial Version of XPlite and also as part of XPlite Professional.

Thankyou for purchasing XPlite Professional.

Paint is avalable as option in XPlite ProfessionalPRO Paint is avalable as option in XPlite Free TrialTrial