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Should I remove TaxACT 2012 Pennsylvania?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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United States Rank #22,357
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TaxACT 2012 Pennsylvania


TaxACT 2012 Pennsylvania 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 13 files and is usually about 110.64 MB (116,016,554 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~4\UnStTax.exe C:\2NDSTO~1\TAXACT~4\1040_PA.log
Estimated size: 110.64 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TaxACT 2012 Pennsylvania

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_NYcalc.dll
  • 1040_PAcalc.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 '{FD193803-E462-4697-82F3-7543E846B5CA}' (runs on registration).

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

Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win 8 3%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 81.25%
Windows Vista 9.38%
Windows XP 6.25%
Windows 8 3.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 56.25%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.38%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.25%
Windows 8.1 Preview 3.13%

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 37.93%
Dell 17.24%
Lenovo 13.79%
Toshiba 10.34%
Intel 3.45%
Sony 3.45%
Samsung 3.45%
Sahara 3.45%
Acer 3.45%
Common models
LENOVO 4334 6.90%
Dell Inspiron 530 6.90%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 3.45%
ASUS All Series 3.45%
TOSHIBA Satellite P775 3.45%
TOSHIBA Satellite L355D 3.45%

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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