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Should I remove The QI Macros for Excel?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #43,261
United States Rank #26,030
Reach 0.0021%


Excel 2000-2011 3.33%
Excel 2000-2010 60.00%
2015.06 10.00%
2015.04 6.67%
2015.02 3.33%
2015.01 3.33%
2014.09 13.33%

The QI Macros for Excel


The QI Macros for Excel is a software program developed by KnowWare International Inc. The most common release is excel 2000-2010, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 setup package generally installs about 85 files and is usually about 30.45 MB (31,928,941 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 85% of users of The QI Macros for Excel come from the United States, it is also popular in Colombia and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.qimacros.com/techsupport.html
Help link: www.qimacros.com/training/videos
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office 15\root\office15
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\MICROS~2\Office14\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files2\MICROS~2\Office14\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 30.45 MB

Program filesFiles installed by The QI Macros for Excel

  • appvisvstream32.dll
  • c2r32.dll
  • CLVIEW.EXE (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Office Help Viewer
  • csi.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Office 2013 (Microsoft Office Document Cache)
  • CSIRESOURCES.DLL - Office Document Cache Intl Pluggable UI
  • CSS7DATA0009.DLL - Natural Language Components (Microsoft English Natural Language Server Data and Code)
  • EXCEL.EXE - Microsoft Excel
  • excelcnv.exe
  • GRAPH.EXE - Microsoft Office 2013 component
  • ContactPicker.dll - Microsoft Contact Selector Control
  • EntityDataHandler.dll
  • FIRSTRUN.EXE - Microsoft Office
  • GKExcel.dll
  • GKPowerPoint.dll
  • CDLMSO.DLL - Microsoft CDL
  • CSS7DATA000A.DLL - Microsoft Spanish Natural Language Server Data and Code
  • CSS7DATA000C.DLL - Microsoft French Natural Language Server Data and Code
  • EntityPicker.dll
  • GKWord.dll
  • ACEDAO.DLL - Microsoft Access database engine Data Access Object Library
  • CONTAB32.DLL - Microsoft Outlook (Outlook Address Book Service)
  • EMSMDB32.DLL - Microsoft Exchange Server Information Store Service Provider
  • ENVELOPE.DLL - Microsoft Outlook Envelope Control
  • EXSEC32.DLL - digsig32
  • IEAWSDC.DLL - Microsoft Office Template and Media Control

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • excel.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{AA9BF654-7EE0-41FD-B2FC-537FD71E935A}' (runs on registration).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:95.39 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000451179%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00002827%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00001685%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove The QI Macros for Excel?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.67%
Windows 8 43.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 36.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Windows 8.1 16.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.00%
Windows 10 Home Insider P... 3.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

85.11% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 85.11%
  Colombia 2.13%
  Italy 2.13%
  United Arab Emirates 2.13%
  India 2.13%
  Czech Republic 2.13%
  Canada 2.13%
  Croatia 2.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.48%
Hewlett-Packard 24.14%
Lenovo 20.69%
ASUS 13.79%
Samsung 3.45%
Acer 3.45%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 546 6.90%
Dell Studio XPS 7100 6.90%
HP ProBook 4530s 3.45%
Dell Inspiron 5523 3.45%
ASUSTeK Q550LF 3.45%
Samsung DP700A3D/DM700A3D... 3.45%


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