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Should I remove H&R Block Premium + Efile + State 2012?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,806
United States Rank #4,265
Reach 0.0435%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.75 days
700.67 days >
Average installed length: 368.15 days


12.07.7803 73.44%
12.07.7802 2.30%
12.07.7801 11.15%
12.07.7301 6.56%
12.07.7001 1.64%
12.07.6801 0.49%
12.07.6401 0.16%
12.07.6101 0.16%
12.07.4301 0.16%
12.07.4201 3.93%

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H&R Block Premium + Efile + State 2012

What is H&R Block Premium + Efile + State 2012?  (from HRB Technology,)

H&R Block's most complete suite of tax filing tools can be found in H&R Block At Home Premium & Business. It has everything needed to help you file your personal and business federal and state taxes. A simple question-and-answer process helps you discover deductions in order to get the biggest refund possible. Ideal ...  Read more


H&R Block Premium + Efile + State 2012 is a software program developed by HRB Technology,. The most common release is 12.07.7803, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 setup package generally installs about 49 files and is usually about 46.94 MB (49,216,512 bytes). 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 99% of users of H&R Block Premium + Efile + State 2012 come from the United States, it is also popular in Israel and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hrblock.com/software/2012/software
Help link: www.hrblock.com/software/2012/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\HRBlock2012\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{89D20029-0578-4D8D-979A-695C8D868868}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 46.94 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by H&R Block Premium + Efile + State 2012

  • installpdfprinter.exe - InstallPDFPrinter
  • datatierapi.dll
  • exceptions.dll
  • formrendermgmt.dll
  • hrblock2012.exe (by H&R Block) - H&R Block (HRBlock)
  • primitives.dll
  • ustax.dll
  • autosetup.exe - Software995
  • hrblockswmgr.exe (by H&R Block) - H&R Block Software Manager
  • hrblockswmgrasst.exe (by H&R Block Digital Tax Solutions) - HRBlockSWMgrAsst
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • libexpat.dll
  • pdf995s.exe
  • pdfedit.exe
  • progresscontrols.dll - ProgressIndicator
  • ps2pdf995.exe
  • qw2tc.dll - QW2TC Dynamic Link Library (Quicken for Windows To TaxCut Converter DLL)
  • removeflag.exe
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • taxpdf.dll (by Symbol Technologies) - TaxPDF API (TaxPDF)
  • tcgetproxy.dll
  • tcstatehelp.dll
  • tt2tc32.dll (by Block Financial) - TaxCut 2012 (TurboTax Conversion DLL)
  • tttc32.dll (by Block Financial) - Block Financial tttc32d (tttc32d)
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • hrblock2012.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{09A744E8-2929-43E5-BD25-B521D54439B1}' (runs on registration).
  • installpdfprinter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9022221F-E185-4A23-B16B-2886B910C4A4}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove H&R Block Premium + Efile + State 2012?

Quickly and completely remove H&R Block Premium + Efile + State 2012 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall H&R Block Premium + Efile + State 2012 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 H&R Block Premium + Efile + State 2012, 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 H&R Block Premium + Efile + State 2012.

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.87%
Windows 8 13.93%
Windows Vista 11.31%
Windows XP 6.89%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 49.50%
Windows 7 Professional 11.46%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.15%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.81%
Windows 8.1 3.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

99.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 99.23%
  Israel 0.19%
  Germany 0.10%
  Mexico 0.10%
  Russia 0.10%
  Dominican Republic 0.10%
  Indonesia 0.10%
  Canada 0.10%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.38%
Dell 31.03%
Toshiba 11.03%
Acer 8.97%
ASUS 5.64%
Intel 2.05%
Lenovo 1.79%
Gateway 1.28%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.60%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.60%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.20%
Dell XPS 8300 2.80%
HP G71 Notebook PC 2.00%
Dell Inspiron 530s 2.00%

Publisher URL: www.hrblock.com


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