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2012 Lacerte Tax

What is 2012 Lacerte Tax?  (from Intuit)

Lacerte Tax helps professionals complete far more returns in far less time. From helping you move data seamlessly across your accounting and tax workflow to speeding you through preparation, Lacerte helps you finish faster. 27 built-in time saving features like Missing Client Data Utility to reduce the hassle of tracki...  Read more


2012 Lacerte Tax is a software program developed by Intuit. The primary executable is named w12tax.exe. The setup package generally installs about 43 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 99% of users of 2012 Lacerte Tax come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Israel.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: accountants.intuit.com/tax/lacerte
Installation folder: C:\lacerte\12tax
Uninstaller: C:\Lacerte\12Tax\W12UNINS.EXE

Program filesFiles installed by 2012 Lacerte Tax

Program executable:w12tax.exe
Name:2012 Lacerte Tax
2012 Lacerte Tax for Windows
Additional files:
  • w12unins.exe - Lacerte Tax Installer (Lacerte Tax Uninstaller)
  • lfaimport12.exe (by Lacerte Software) - Lacerte Tax Fixed Asset Import Utility
  • prep4.dll - Lacerte 2012 Tax for Windows (License Processor)
  • w12eorgi.exe (by Lacerte Software) - Lacerte E-Organizer Loader
  • w12cal.exe - 2012 Lacerte Calendar
  • serviceproxy.dll - Service Proxy
  • acsconnect.dll - DACS (ACSConnect)
  • engine12.dll
  • glbridge.dll
  • proforg.dll

How do I remove 2012 Lacerte Tax?

You can uninstall 2012 Lacerte Tax 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program 2012 Lacerte Tax, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 2012 Lacerte Tax.

Win 7 (SP1) 74%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows 10 18.38%
Windows XP 5.15%
Windows Vista 1.47%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 54.89%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.26%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.26%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.51%
Windows 10 Home 3.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

99.13% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 99.13%
  Germany 0.43%
  Israel 0.43%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 55.96%
Hewlett-Packard 28.44%
Intel 4.59%
Toshiba 4.59%
Lenovo 2.75%
Acer 1.83%
Apple 0.92%
Alienware 0.92%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 390 3.54%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.65%
Dell Latitude E6520 2.65%
Dell Latitude E5520 1.77%
ASUS All Series 1.77%
Dell OptiPlex 360 1.77%

About Intuit

Intuit develops financial and tax preparation software and related services for accountants, small businesses, and individuals and developes the personal finance programs Quicken and TurboTax as well as QuickBooks, a small business accounting program .
Publisher URL: www.intuit.com


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