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Should I remove PAYE Desktop Viewer?

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2% remove it98% keep it
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VersionDistribution 41.67% 25.00% 16.67% 8.33% 8.33%

PAYE Desktop Viewer


PAYE Desktop Viewer is a program developed by IST Ltd. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 PAYE Desktop Viewer.exe. The software installer includes 1 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 71% of users of PAYE Desktop Viewer come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ist.co.uk
Help link: www.hmrc.gov.uk
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PAYE Desktop Viewer
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\PAYE Desktop Viewer\Uninstall PAYE Desktop Viewer\Uninstall PAYE Desktop Viewer.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by PAYE Desktop Viewer

Program executable:PAYE Desktop Viewer.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\PAYE Desktop Viewer\PAYE Desktop Viewer.exe
  • PAYE Desktop Viewer.exe (by Flexera Software) - InstallAnywhere (LaunchAnywhere)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PAYE Desktop Viewer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7B83786F-B45E-4144-88E6-FD64621B8EA3}' (runs on registration).
  • PAYE Desktop Viewer.exe runs as a service named 'LexiCom' (LexiCom) "CLEO Secure File Transfer".

How do I remove PAYE Desktop Viewer?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win Vista (SP1) 8%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows XP 16.67%
Windows Vista 8.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.59% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 70.59%
  United States 29.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.22%
Toshiba 22.22%
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
ASUS 11.11%
Sony 11.11%
Lenovo 11.11%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 11.11%
LENOVO 7075H3G 11.11%
HP-Pavilion NQ982AA-ABU p... 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard s5545uk-m 11.11%
Dell Vostro 200 11.11%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 11.11%


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