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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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VersionDistribution 90.00% 10.00%


What is Readability?

Readability is an add-in for Microsoft Office that utilizes the Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO) .Net plugin technology.


Readability is a program developed by University of Surrey. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 4.82 MB (5,054,337 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 31% of users of Readability come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\microsoft shared\vsto\10.0
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VSTO\10.0\VSTOInstaller.exe /Uninstall filC:///C:/Users/Hosse/AppData/Local/Temp/Temp1_Word%20Plugin%20
Estimated size: 4.82 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Readability

  • VSTOInstaller.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2010 (Visual Studio Tools for Office Solution Installer)
  • VSTOLoader.dll (by Microsoft) - Visual Studio Tools for Office Loader
  • VSTOMessageProvider.dll - Visual Studio Tools for Office Message Provider

How do I remove Readability?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 90%
Win 8 10%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 90.00%
Windows 8 10.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 70.00%
Windows 7 Professional 20.00%
Windows 10 Pro 10.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.77% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.77%
  United Kingdom 30.77%
  South Africa 15.38%
  France 7.69%
  United Arab Emirates 7.69%
  Italy 7.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 33.33%
Toshiba 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Acer 16.67%
ASUS 16.67%
Common models
Sony VPCYB3V1E 11.11%
Sony VPCF22CFX 11.11%
MSI MS-7680 11.11%
LG Electronics A530-R.AE1... 11.11%
HP ENVY 17 Notebook PC 11.11%


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