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Should I remove Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Platinum 20?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,226
United States Rank #6,744
Reach 0.0476%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.59 days
430.44 days >
Average installed length: 226.16 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
20.00.0000 100.00%

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Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Platinum 20

What is Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Platinum 20?  (from Broderbund)

Maximize your productivity with Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Platinum 20! The most comprehensive typing instruction system now includes updated learning tools, an improved user interface and even more features to guarantee typing improvements in just 2 weeks. Whether you want to learn essential keyboarding skills or i...  Read more

Overview

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Platinum 20 is a program developed by Broderbund. 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 MavisBeacon.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 107.46 KB (110,037 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 59% of users of Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Platinum 20 come from the United States, it is also popular in NG and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Broderbund.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Broderbund\Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Platinum 20\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{58F9D852-9443-4955-A1ED-12C9E0504DD0}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 107.46 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Platinum 20

Program executable:MavisBeacon.exe
Name:Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing 20
Path:C:\Program Files\Broderbund\Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Platinum 20\MavisBeacon.exe
MD5:007cf35bc2875aeba0149c32748fd962
Additional files:
  • setup.exe - Mavis Beacon (Setup Launcher)
  • MavisBeacon.exe - Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing 20
  • bass.dll (by Un4seen Developments) - BASS

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MavisBeacon.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FE360781-DF8D-4360-8BB6-AF77B273FED3}' (runs on registration).

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  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:
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win XP 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#9,226

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.22%
Windows 8 24.44%
Windows Vista 7.35%
Windows XP 6.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.32%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.80%
Windows 7 Professional 8.72%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.86%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.71%
Windows 8.1 5.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.49% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.49%
  NG 4.31%
  United Kingdom 4.19%
  Canada 4.07%
  GH 3.03%
  India 2.56%
  MM 2.56%
  ET 1.75%
  Philippines 1.40%
  Australia 0.93%
  TT 0.81%
  South Africa 0.81%
  New Zealand 0.81%
  Ireland 0.81%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.82%
Dell 28.86%
Acer 13.64%
Toshiba 7.95%
ASUS 6.36%
Lenovo 5.68%
GIGABYTE 2.95%
Intel 1.36%
Samsung 0.68%
Sony 0.68%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.53%
HP PAVILION G6 NOTEBOOK P... 3.40%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.98%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.55%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 2.13%
HP 630 Notebook PC 2.13%

About Broderbund

Brøderbund Software (now owned by The Learning Company) is an American maker of video games, educational software and The Print Shop productivity tools.
Publisher URL: www.broderbund.com

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