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Should I remove ABBYY Lingvo x6?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #23,679
United States Rank #21,967
Reach 0.0078%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 66.88 days
481.84 days >
Average installed length: 253.17 days


16.0.147 5.19%
16.0.120 29.87%
16.0.89 64.29%
16.0.0 0.65%

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ABBYY Lingvo x6


ABBYY Lingvo x6 is a program developed by ABBYY Software House. The most used version is 16.0.89, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 76 files and is usually about 1.94 MB (2,039,332 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 45% of users of ABBYY Lingvo x6 come from the United States, it is also popular in Russia and UA.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.abbyy.com
Help link: www.abbyy.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ABBYY Lingvo x6\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{A1600000-0000-0000-0000-074957833700}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.94 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ABBYY Lingvo x6

  • DictConfig.exe - ABBYY Lingvo (Lingvo dictionaries installation utility)
  • Dslcomp.exe - DSL Compiler
  • LangInfoUnicode.dll - Unicode, code pages and languages support library
  • Lingvo.exe - Lingvo
  • Lingvo0.dll - Resource DLL
  • Lingvo1.dll
  • Lingvo4.dll
  • Lingvo42.dll
  • LingvoActivator.dll - Lingvo Activator DLL
  • LingvoCOMHelper.exe - Lingvo Helper Outproc Server
  • LingvoDataController.dll - Lingvo Data Controller Module
  • LingvoEngine.dll - Lingvo Engine DLL
  • LingvoHint.exe - Lingvo Hint Application
  • LingvoInstall.exe
  • LingvoOCR.dll - Lingvo OCR module
  • LingvoRes.dll
  • LvAgent.exe - Lingvo Launcher
  • LvHook.dll - Lingvo Hook DLL
  • Morphology.dll - ABBYY Morphology Engine
  • TRS.dll - ABBYY Text Retrieval System Engine
  • Tutor.exe - Lingvo Tutor
  • Tutor0.dll
  • Tutor1.dll
  • Tutor4.dll
  • TutorEngine.dll - Lingvo Tutor Engine DLL
  • BackgroundExecutor.dll - AutoUpdate (ABBYY Background Executor)
  • FineExec.exe - ABBYY background executor
  • UpdateClient.dll - ABBYY UpdateClient
  • AbbyyZlib.dll - Lingvo (ABBYY Zlib component)
  • Awl.dll - ABBYY Windows Library
  • AwlControls.dll - ABBYY Windows Library Controls
  • AwlCore.dll - ABBYY Windows Library Core
  • AwlGdi.dll - ABBYY Windows Library Gdi
  • AwlOle.dll - ABBYY Windows Library Ole
  • FineNet.dll - ABBYY common shared networking
  • FineObj.dll - FineObjects Classes Library
  • libcef.dll - Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) Dynamic Link Library
  • icudt.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • libGLESv2.dll - ANGLE libGLESv2 Dynamic Link Library
  • libEGL.dll - ANGLE libEGL Dynamic Link Library
  • LicensingSchema.dll - ABBYY Licensing (Licensing schema)
  • BuildTool.exe - ABBYY EGE (EGE content build tool)
  • Container.dll - Container format version 2
  • Content.dll - Content format version 3
  • Database.dll - Database format version 1
  • CustomRes.dll
  • CustomRes0.dll
  • CustomRes1.dll
  • CustomRes4.dll
  • BuildBrowser.exe
  • CefWrapper.dll
  • CommonUI.dll
  • Detoured.dll
  • Dll.HtmlClient.dll
  • EgeEngine.dll
  • ffmpegsumo.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Lingvo.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{632F217E-1044-4971-BFF0-30A4D9A92214}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • LvAgent.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Lingvo Launcher' which loads as "C:\Program Files\ABBYY Lingvo x6\LvAgent.exe" /STARTUP.

How do I remove ABBYY Lingvo x6?

You can uninstall ABBYY Lingvo x6 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 ABBYY Lingvo x6, 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 ABBYY Lingvo x6.

Win 10 69%
Win XP 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 68.83%
Windows 7 29.87%
Windows XP 1.30%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 29.22%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.83%
Windows 10 Home 14.29%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 7.79%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 5.19%
Windows 7 Home Premium 5.19%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.79% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.79%
  Russia 17.19%
  UA 8.33%
  Germany 7.81%
  Sweden 2.60%
  BY 2.08%
  Netherlands 2.08%
  Poland 2.08%
  AM 1.56%
  France 1.04%
  Austria 1.04%
  Canada 1.04%
  UZ 1.04%
  Hong Kong 0.52%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard 18.89%
Lenovo 17.78%
Acer 14.44%
Dell 11.11%
Toshiba 4.44%
MSI 2.22%
Sony 2.22%
Samsung 1.11%
American Megatrends 1.11%
Common models
Gigabyte H81M-S2V 3.67%
eMachines eMachines E725 1.83%
ASUS All Series 1.83%
Gigabyte B85M-HD3 1.83%
HP ProBook 450 G2 1.83%
LENOVO 20378 1.83%

About ABBYY Software House

ABBYY is a software developer that provides optical character recognition, document capture and language software.
Publisher URL: www.abbyy.com


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