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Should I remove ResearchSoft Direct Export Helper?

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3% remove it97% keep it
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Global Rank #2,909
United States Rank #4,044
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 335.78 days

ResearchSoft Direct Export Helper

What is ResearchSoft Direct Export Helper?

ResearchSoft Direct Export Helper (or Web Export Helper in earlier versions of EndNote). This application identifies the file of references that are being exported from the database, and chooses the appropriate EndNote filter, and imports the references into your library. Some databases are able to export references in a format which can be automatically recognised by EndNote and imported directly into an EndNote library. Your EndNote software includes a helper application called ResearchSoft Direct Export Helper (or Web Export Helper in earlier versions of EndNote).

Overview

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 primary executable is named Risweb32.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 752.5 KB (770,556 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.library.uq.edu.au/faqs/endnote/direct_export.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Risxtd
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\Risxtd\_UNINST.EXE
Estimated size: 752.5 KB

Program filesFiles installed by ResearchSoft Direct Export Helper

Program executable:Risweb32.exe
Name:ResearchSoft Direct Export Helper
Path:C:\Program Files\Common Files\Risxtd\Risweb32.exe
MD5:e6c8e7fa7268d59c3b3a5bac24c94380
Additional files:
  • Risweb32.exe (by Thomson Reuters) - ResearchSoft Direct Export Helper
  • Risxtd32.dll (by Thomson Reuters) - RISXTD Support for 32-bit Clients
  • _UNINST.EXE
  • Mfcoleui.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Windows(TM) OLE 2.0 User Interface Support
  • Risxtd16.dll (by ISI ResearchSoft) - RISXTD (RISXTD support for 16 bit clients)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • _UNINST.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{F64547F2-E1E1-4543-9152-5C62CA424CE4}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • _UNINST.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\Yahoo!\MESSEN~1\UNWISE.EXE'.

How do I remove ResearchSoft Direct Export Helper?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 69%
Win Vista 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#2,909

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.23%
Windows 8 12.15%
Windows XP 6.35%
Windows Vista 5.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.96%
Windows 7 Professional 16.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.55%
Windows 7 Enterprise 6.46%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.19%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.01%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.00%
  Australia 9.64%
  Taiwan 9.02%
  Iran 7.26%
  United Kingdom 4.13%
  Germany 3.07%
  Canada 2.88%
  Netherlands 2.44%
  Brazil 2.38%
  Malaysia 2.25%
  Israel 1.69%
  France 1.63%
  Portugal 1.57%
  Japan 1.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.67%
Hewlett-Packard 20.82%
ASUS 12.92%
Acer 12.92%
Toshiba 9.44%
GIGABYTE 5.13%
Samsung 5.03%
Lenovo 4.00%
Intel 1.44%
American Megatrends 0.82%
Sony 0.82%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 9.18%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.76%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.35%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 2.35%
HP ProBook 4530s 2.35%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.12%

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