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TaxACT 2012 Arkansas

What is TaxACT 2012 Arkansas?  (from 2nd Story Software)

If you choose to file your State of Arkansas tax return by using one of the online web providers, you are required to complete the AR8453-OL. You must keep the completed and signed AR8453-OL along with your tax return and any W-2s and/or 1099s.


TaxACT 2012 Arkansas is a software program developed by 2nd Story Software. 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 primary executable is named UnStTax.exe. The setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 108.96 MB (114,257,080 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.taxact.com
Installation folder: C:\2nd Story Software\TaxACT 2012
Uninstaller: C:\2NDSTO~1\TAXACT~2\UnStTax.exe C:\2NDSTO~1\TAXACT~2\1040_AR.log
Estimated size: 108.96 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TaxACT 2012 Arkansas

Program executable:UnStTax.exe
Path:C:\2nd Story Software\TaxACT 2012\UnStTax.exe
Additional files:
  • TaxACT12.exe - TaxACT 2012 (TaxACT Application)
  • 1040_ARcalc.dll - Calculation Module
  • 1040_FedCalc.dll
  • 1040_FedPrint.dll - Print Module
  • UpdateMgr.exe
  • Dynapdf.dll (by DynaForms) - DynaPDF 2.0
  • HTMLCapture.dll (by POLESTARSOFT.com) - HtmlCapture ActiveX Control (HtmlCapture ActiveX Control v2.0)
  • PDFText.dll (by www.is-soft.de - www.pdf-analyzer.com) - PDFtext (PDFtext - Textextraction made easy!)
  • Taxpdf.dll (by Symbol Technologies) - TaxPDF API (TaxPDF)
  • Unstate.exe
  • UnStTax.exe
  • Unta12.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • TaxACT12.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FC912CB2-C574-48C5-8D5E-7B61E45F97E9}' (runs on registration).

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Or, you can uninstall TaxACT 2012 Arkansas 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 TaxACT 2012 Arkansas, 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 TaxACT 2012 Arkansas.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 8 20%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.00%
Windows Vista 20.00%
Windows 8 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows 7 Professional 20.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 20.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 20.00%

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?
Hewlett-Packard 60.00%
Common models
HP-Pavilion FQ568AA-ABA s... 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard p2-1033w 20.00%
Gigabyte Z68AP-D3 20.00%
Gigabyte GA-MA790GPT-UD3H 20.00%
Compaq-Presario KJ389AA-A... 20.00%

About (from 2nd Story Software, Inc.)

2nd Story Software specializes in tax preparation software and Web-based services.
Publisher URL: www.taxact.com


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