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Should I remove Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary - 8th Edition?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,964
United States Rank #24,062
Reach 0.0721%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 52.45 days
751.92 days >
Average installed length: 395.08 days

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Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary - 8th Edition

What is Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary - 8th Edition?  (from Oxford University Press)

The Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary is the world’s best-selling advanced learner’s dictionary, used by over 35 million learners of English worldwide. Type the word or phrase you’re looking for into the search box and press ‘search’. The best match will be returned. Have a look in the Search Results list to see oth...  Read more

Overview

Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary - 8th Edition is a software program developed by Oxford University Press. 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 primary executable is named oald8.exe. The setup package generally installs about 34 files and is usually about 17.26 MB (18,100,885 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 16% of users of Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary - 8th Edition come from India, it is also popular in Iran and Vietnam.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: oald8.oxfordlearnersdictionaries.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\oxford\oald8
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Oxford\OALD8\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 17.26 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary - 8th Edition

Program executable:oald8.exe
Name:ldoce5
Path:C:\Program Files2\oxakd\oald8\oald8.exe
MD5:f7ace3b7e8bd67e366810f8a44926d97
Additional files:
  • skfindfewordlist.dll
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • oald8.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5B4C9968-1C7E-4BA0-9878-D30F7F886F35}' (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:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
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  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary - 8th Edition.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 7 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#6,964

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.17%
Windows 8 29.12%
Windows XP 4.24%
Windows Vista 2.47%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.78%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.12%
Windows 7 Professional 9.60%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.63%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.26%
Windows 8 Pro 3.66%

Distribution by countryGeography

15.67% of installs come from India
Which countries install it?
  India 15.67%
  Iran 11.03%
  Vietnam 8.76%
  United States 4.85%
  Malaysia 3.30%
  Brazil 2.99%
  BD 2.68%
  Pakistan 2.47%
  DZ 2.37%
  MA 2.27%
  Germany 2.16%
  Egypt 1.96%
  Italy 1.96%
  Sri Lanka 1.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.66%
Dell 22.48%
ASUS 14.99%
Acer 14.27%
Lenovo 6.34%
GIGABYTE 5.48%
Toshiba 3.75%
Samsung 2.45%
Intel 2.31%
Sony 1.30%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 4.13%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.13%
Dell Inspiron N5010 3.83%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.83%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.24%
HP ProBook 4530s 2.65%

About (from Oxford University Press)

Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford.
Publisher URL: global.oup.com

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