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Classic PowerBASIC


Classic PowerBASIC is a program developed by PowerBASIC. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is pbedit.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 13.79 MB (14,458,082 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 67% of users of Classic PowerBASIC come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Poland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.powerbasic.com
Help link: www.powerbasic.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\claspb
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 13.79 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Classic PowerBASIC

Program executable:pbedit.exe
Name:Classic PowerBASIC for Windows
Classic PB/Win IDE
Additional files:
  • codefmt.exe
  • MSVCRT.DLL (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (Microsoft (R) C Runtime Library)
  • PBRES.EXE - PowerBASIC for Windows (Converts .RES resources to .PBR format.)
  • PBROW.EXE - PowerBASIC COM Browser (Object Browser for PowerBASIC Compilers)
  • PBWin.exe
  • RC.EXE (by Microsoft) - Microsoft(R) Windows NT(TM) Operating System (Microsoft Resource Compiler)
  • RCDLL.DLL - Microsoft Resource Compiler DLL

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{F881C818-B482-4061-9C95-F8D0A8DE8A02}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Classic PowerBASIC?

Quickly and completely remove Classic PowerBASIC from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Classic PowerBASIC 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 Classic PowerBASIC, 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 Classic PowerBASIC.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win XP 33%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows XP 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 33.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  Germany 16.67%
  Poland 16.67%


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