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TaxACT 2012 Idaho

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

Because TaxACT States are fully integrated with their corresponding Federal Business version, your federal tax data is automatically transferred and calculated by the state software. Just answer a few simple state-specific questions, run the Alerts, and you are ready to fileā€”it's that easy!


TaxACT 2012 Idaho is a 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 main program executable is UnStTax.exe. The software installer includes 12 files and is usually about 107.91 MB (113,147,303 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.taxact.com
Installation folder: C:\2nd Story Software\TaxACT 2012
Uninstaller: C:\2NDSTO~1\TAXACT~3\UnStTax.exe C:\2NDSTO~1\TAXACT~3\1040_ID.log
Estimated size: 107.91 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TaxACT 2012 Idaho

Program executable:UnStTax.exe
Path:C:\2nd Story Software\TaxACT 2012\UnStTax.exe
Additional files:
  • TaxACT12.exe - TaxACT 2012 (TaxACT Application)
  • 1040_FedCalc.dll - Calculation Module
  • 1040_FedPrint.dll - Print Module
  • 1040_IDcalc.dll
  • 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).

How do I remove TaxACT 2012 Idaho?

Quickly and completely remove TaxACT 2012 Idaho from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall TaxACT 2012 Idaho 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 Idaho, 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 Idaho.

Win 7 (SP1) 44%
Win Vista (SP2) 22%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 44.44%
Windows 8 33.33%
Windows Vista 22.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 22.22%
Windows 10 Pro 11.11%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%
Windows 8.1 11.11%
Windows 10 Home 11.11%

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 44.44%
Acer 22.22%
American Megatrends 22.22%
Dell 11.11%
Common models
HP-Pavilion AY643AA-ABA s... 12.50%
HP Pavilion 061 PP165AA-A... 12.50%
HP Pavilion dv9500 Notebo... 12.50%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 12.50%
HP Pavilion dm3 Notebook ... 12.50%
eMachines EL1358G 12.50%

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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