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Should I remove Stanza?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,568
United States Rank #13,010
Reach 0.0225%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 186.32 days
858.20 days >
Average installed length: 450.92 days


What is Stanza?

Lexcycle Stanza is a freeware program for reading eBooks, digital newspapers, and other digital publications. The software supports the eBook formats EPUB, eReader, MS LIT, Amazon Kindle, Mobipocket, and PalmDoc, as well as general document formats HTML, PDF, MS Word, and Rich Text Format. Stanza Desktop features a variety of text layout views, such as multicolumn, vertical scrolling, and horizontal scrolling.


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 setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 41.4 MB (43,407,240 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.lexcycle.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\stanza
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Stanza\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 41.4 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Stanza

  • Stanza.exe - Stanza (Stanza Electronic Book Reader and Converter)
  • Uninstall.exe
  • BonjourSetup.exe (by Apple) - Bonjour (Bonjour Installer)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Stanza.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5DA991F1-789E-44CE-AC97-50B179EC54CF}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Stanza.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Stanza\Stanza.exe'.

How do I remove Stanza?

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

Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.71%
Windows 8 17.41%
Windows Vista 11.08%
Windows XP 9.49%
Windows Server 2003 0.32%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.86%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.56%
Windows 7 Professional 11.39%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.49%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.54%
Windows 8.1 6.01%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.16% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.16%
  Germany 7.89%
  United Kingdom 5.00%
  Italy 4.74%
  Canada 4.47%
  France 3.95%
  Netherlands 3.95%
  Spain 3.16%
  Australia 2.89%
  Czech Republic 2.11%
  Vietnam 1.84%
  Belgium 1.05%
  India 1.05%
  Taiwan 1.05%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.24%
Dell 22.81%
Acer 18.71%
ASUS 5.26%
Toshiba 3.51%
American Megatrends 2.92%
Lenovo 2.92%
Medion 2.92%
Samsung 1.75%
Gateway 1.17%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.39%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.54%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 2.54%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.54%
Dell Inspiron 5520 1.69%
Acer Aspire M5800/M3800 1.69%


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