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22% remove it78% keep it
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What is TexTally?

The software may bundle additional potentially unwanted toolbars. - "During installation of this download you will be given the option to install closely related programs from the NCH Software suite. These are optional and you can select what you want depending on your requirements."

About  (from NCH Software)

TexTally is a line count software application designed to assist typists to count the number of words, lines or characters in any document. TexTally can also be used to calculate a dollar amount based on a formula that you enter for billing purposes
This word, character and line counter software works with almost al...  Read more


Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 installer includes 4 files and is usually about 897.16 KB (918,694 bytes).
TexTally has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nch.com.au/counter/index.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\nch software\textally
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\NCH Software\TexTally\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 897.16 KB

Program filesFiles installed by TexTally

  • textally.exe - TexTally
  • ttsetup_v1.09.exe
  • ttsetup_v1.10.exe
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • textally.exe is scheduled as a task named 'textallyShakeIcon' (Next runs on 7/16/2015 at 10:39 AM).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • textally.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'TexTally' which loads as "C:\Program Files\NCH Software\TexTally\textally.exe" -logon.

How do I remove TexTally?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win 8 14%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.43%
Windows XP 14.29%
Windows 8 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 42.86%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Windows 8.1 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.00%
  Canada 30.00%
  France 10.00%
  India 10.00%
  Iran 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.57%
Toshiba 28.57%
American Megatrends 28.57%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite P870 20.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite C670 20.00%
Gigabyte GA-MA785GM-US2H 20.00%
Dell Inspiron N4030 20.00%
Dell Inspiron 5523 20.00%

About NCH Software

NCH is a software development company tat primarily sells to individuals via their website.
Publisher URL: www.nchsoftware.com


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