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Should I remove Microsoft Office Labs Ribbon Hero?

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8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,709
United States Rank #13,642
Reach 0.0068%


1.2.10527.0 71.58%
1.2.10526.0 4.21% 7.37% 2.11% 14.74%

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Microsoft Office Labs Ribbon Hero


Microsoft Office Labs Ribbon Hero is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 1.2.10527.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 105 files and is usually about 32.52 MB (34,104,832 bytes). microsoft.officelabs.update.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 93% of users of Microsoft Office Labs Ribbon Hero come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft office labs\ribbon hero\powerpointresources
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{DDC4F97A-5487-4D7A-907A-CB1AD98F665F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 32.52 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Office Labs Ribbon Hero

  • officeaddinutil.exe - Ribbon Hero (OfficeAddInUtil)
  • ribbonhero.challenges.dll - Challenges
  • ribbonhero.commandrecorder.dll - CommandRecorder
  • ribbonhero.common.dll - Common
  • ribbonhero.onenote2007addin.dll - RibbonHero OneNote Add in
  • ribbonhero.onenote2010addin.dll
  • ribbonhero.ribbonaddinbase.dll - RibbonAddInBase
  • ribbonhero.ribbonheroaddin.dll - RibbonHero Add in
  • ribbonhero.ribbonheroscreens.dll - SkillTrackerScreen
  • ribbonhero.socialnetwork.dll - SocialNetwork
  • ribbonherolauncher.exe - RibbonHeroLauncher
  • microsoft.office.interop.excel.12.dll - 2007 Microsoft Office system (Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel)
  • microsoft.office.interop.excel.dll
  • microsoft.office.interop.onenote.12.dll - Microsoft.Office.Interop.OneNote
  • microsoft.office.interop.onenote.dll - Microsoft Office 2010
  • microsoft.office.interop.powerpoint.12.dll - Microsoft.Office.Interop.PowerPoint
  • microsoft.office.interop.powerpoint.dll
  • microsoft.office.interop.word.12.dll - Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word
  • microsoft.office.interop.word.dll
  • microsoft.officelabs.update.dll - Microsoft Office Labs Auto Update (Microsoft Office Labs Automatic Updater)
  • office.12.dll - Microsoft.Office.Core
  • office.dll
  • ribbonhero.excelribbonaddin.dll - SkillTracker.ExcelRibbonAddIn
  • ribbonhero.managedaggregator.dll
  • ribbonhero.powerpointribbonaddin.dll - SkillTracker
  • ribbonhero.wndprochook.dll - Window Hook Library
  • ribbonhero.wndprochook64.dll
  • ribbonhero.wordribbonaddin.dll - WordRibbonAddIn
  • sqmapi.dll - SQM Client

How do I remove Microsoft Office Labs Ribbon Hero?

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Or, you can uninstall Microsoft Office Labs Ribbon Hero 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 Microsoft Office Labs Ribbon Hero, 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 Microsoft Office Labs Ribbon Hero.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.26%
Windows Vista 26.32%
Windows 8 5.26%
Windows XP 3.16%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.26%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 24.21%
Windows 7 Professional 7.37%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.37%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.21%
Windows 10 Pro 3.16%

Distribution by countryGeography

93.13% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 93.13%
  Canada 2.50%
  United Kingdom 1.88%
  Colombia 0.63%
  France 0.63%
  Austria 0.63%
  Germany 0.63%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 43.48%
Dell 33.33%
Acer 11.59%
Toshiba 8.70%
Gateway 2.90%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.95%
HP G60 Notebook PC 3.57%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.38%
Dell Studio 540 2.38%
Gateway NV78 2.38%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.38%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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