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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
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Versions

VersionDistribution
V5.1h 50.00%
V5.1e 50.00%

Publishers' Assistant-Lyric

Overview

Publishers' Assistant-Lyric is a program developed by Upper Access Publishing. The most used version is v5.1h, 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 30.2 MB (31,662,245 bytes). dbupdate.exe 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 8. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pubassist.com
Help link: www.pubassist.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\pubassist
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\PUBASS~1\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files2\PUBASS~1\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 30.2 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Publishers' Assistant-Lyric

  • dbpack.exe
  • dbupdate.exe
  • pa.exe
  • pa_reg.exe
  • pafixmemo.exe
  • pareindex.exe
  • paresetlogin.exe
  • pastartup.exe
  • UNWISE.EXE

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{E8CCBD57-E682-48BE-98A5-8B1BF164ACDD}' (runs on registration).
Service
  • UNWISE.EXE runs as a service named 'Browser System Enahncer' (671c50b0).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • UNWISE.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\Yahoo!\MESSEN~1\UNWISE.EXE'.

How do I remove Publishers' Assistant-Lyric?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 8 50%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 8 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%
Windows 8.1 Connected 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 50.00%
Acer 50.00%

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