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Should I remove Ashampoo Office 2012 Trial?

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Ashampoo Office 2012 Trial


Ashampoo Office 2012 Trial is a software program developed by Ashampoo. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The setup package generally installs about 9 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 42% of users of Ashampoo Office 2012 Trial come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.ashampoo.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\documents\softmaker\bullets
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{8EBB8452-274B-465D-8324-00B0832FBB02}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Office 2012 Trial

  • eqnedt32.exe (by Design Science) - Equation Editor for Wizard Test Maker
  • ofres12.dll
  • planmaker.exe (by SoftMaker Software GmbH) - PlanMaker
  • presentations.exe (by SoftMaker Software GmbH) - Presentations
  • smash.exe - Smash
  • smw7i032.dll
  • smw7i132.dll
  • textmaker.exe - TextMaker
  • usbstick.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • smash.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SMASH' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Office 2012\smash.exe".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • smash.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Office 2012\smash.exe'.

How do I remove Ashampoo Office 2012 Trial?

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Or, you can uninstall Ashampoo Office 2012 Trial 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Ashampoo Office 2012 (Trial), click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Ashampoo Office 2012 Trial.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 8 43%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 39%
Keep it 61%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.14%
Windows 8 42.86%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.86%
Windows 8.1 Pro 28.57%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Windows 8.1 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.67%
  Brazil 8.33%
  Germany 8.33%
  Spain 8.33%
  United Kingdom 8.33%
  Hungary 8.33%
  Italy 8.33%
  Norway 8.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 42.86%
Toshiba 14.29%
Samsung 14.29%
Lenovo 14.29%
ASUS 14.29%
Common models
Samsung 300E5EV/300E4EV/2... 14.29%
LENOVO Lenovo C325 14.29%
HP-Pavilion FL406AA-ABZ a... 14.29%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 14.29%
Hewlett-Packard 500-119ea 14.29%

About Ashampoo

Ashampoo GmbH & Co. KG is a computer software company based in Oldenburg, Germany. They are best known for Ashampoo Burning Studio and Ashampoo WinOptimizer.
Publisher URL: www.ashampoo.com


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