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Should I remove QuickBooks Premier: Retail Edition 2008?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
United States Rank #41,636
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18.0.4010.606 57.14%
18.0.4008.606 14.29%
18.0.4001.606 28.57%

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QuickBooks Premier: Retail Edition 2008

What is QuickBooks Premier: Retail Edition 2008?  (from Intuit)

QuickBooks Premier Retail Edition 2008 is specifically designed for retailers — with reports and tools to help you manage your business finances more effectively. QuickBooks provides a variety of options, from do-it-yourself resources to live expert advice from support engineers who know minutes matter and are experien...  Read more


QuickBooks Premier: Retail Edition 2008 is a program developed by Intuit. The most used version is 18.0.4010.606, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is qbw32.exe. The software installer includes 42 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows Vista (SP2). The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: QuickBooks.intuit.com
Help link: www.quickbooks.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks 2008\
Uninstaller: msiexec.exe /I {8ED4E82B-8CEA-40DE-826C-37AC7B941F81} UNIQUE_NAME="retail" QBFULLNAME="QuickBooks PremieC: Retail Edition 2008" ADDREMOVE=1
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)

Program filesFiles installed by QuickBooks Premier: Retail Edition 2008

Program executable:qbw32.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\intuit\quickbooks 2008\qbw32.exe
Additional files:
  • abmapi.DLL - QuickBooks for Windows (QuickBooks Library)
  • Accountant.DLL
  • AccountRegistersUI.DLL
  • AutoBackupEXE.exe - AutoBackupEXE MFC Application
  • BizUtil.dll
  • cindexdb.dll
  • DatabaseManager.DLL
  • DBManagerExe.exe - QuickBooks Utility Application
  • convert_stub.dll - Quicken for Windows (Quicken Convert Library)
  • cdintf.dll (by Amyuni Technologies http://www.amyuni.com) - Amyuni Common Driver Interface (Common Driver Interface DLL)
  • acfpdf.dll (by AMYUNI Technologies http://www.amyuni.com) - Amyuni Document Converter
  • acfpdfnt.dll (by AMYUNI Technologies http://www.amyuni.com) - Amyuni Document Converter User Interface
  • acfpdfu.dll
  • acfpdfuamd64.dll
  • acfpdfui.dll
  • acfpdfuia64.dll
  • acfpdfuiamd64.dll
  • acfpdfuiia64.dll
  • dbcon9.dll (by iAnywhere Solutions) - Adaptive Server Anywhere (Adaptive Server Anywhere Connection and ODBC Dialog Display)
  • dbctrs9.dll (by iAnywhere Solutions) - Adaptive Server Anywhere Performance Utility
  • dbdata9.dll - Adaptive Server Anywhere ADO.NET Data Provider Utility
  • dblgen9.dll - Adaptive Server Anywhere Language Strings
  • dblib9.dll - Adaptive Server Anywhere Interface DLL
  • dbmlhttps9.dll - MobiLink HTTPS Stream
  • dbmlrsa9.dll - MobiLink RSA TLS Stream
  • dbmlsock9.dll - MobiLink TCP/IP Stream
  • dbmlsync.exe - MobiLink Synchronization Client
  • dbserv9.dll - Adaptive Server Anywhere Server Utility
  • acXMLParser.dll (by Apache Software Foundation) - Xerces-C Version 2.7.0 (Shared Library for Xerces-C Version 2.7.0)
  • BopSdkRequestProcessor.dll - BopSdkRequestProcessor
  • BusinessObjectProvider.dll - BusinessObjectProvider
  • askforcd.exe
  • AxSHDocVw.dll
  • BackupLib.dll
  • boost_regex-vc80-mt-p-1_33.dll
  • boost_serialization-vc80-mt-p-1_33.dll
  • convertible.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • AutoBackupEXE.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Sceptre Ministries International 1230648896' (runs weekly on Saturdays at 11:30 PM).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • DBManagerExe.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks 2008\DBManagerExe.exe'.

How do I remove QuickBooks Premier: Retail Edition 2008?

Quickly and completely remove QuickBooks Premier: Retail Edition 2008 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall QuickBooks Premier: Retail Edition 2008 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 QuickBooks Premier: Retail Edition 2008, 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 QuickBooks Premier: Retail Edition 2008.

Win XP 43%
Win 7 (SP1) 29%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 42.86%
Windows Vista 28.57%
Windows 7 28.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 42.86%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Windows Vista Business 14.29%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 14.29%

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 28.57%
Hewlett-Packard 28.57%
Sony 14.29%
Common models
Sony VGNSR420D/H 16.67%
HP ProBook 4730s 16.67%
Gigabyte EP43-UD3L 16.67%
Dell Dimension E521 16.67%
Gigabyte 965P-DS3 16.67%
Dell Vostro 200 16.67%

About Intuit

Intuit develops financial and tax preparation software and related services for accountants, small businesses, and individuals and developes the personal finance programs Quicken and TurboTax as well as QuickBooks, a small business accounting program .
Publisher URL: www.intuit.com


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