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12.16 3.45%
12.15 0.86%
12.14 5.17%
12.10 2.59%
12.9 1.72%
12.7 3.45%
12.6 2.59%
12.5 0.86%
12.4 1.72%
12.1 6.90%
12.0 51.72%

ATX 2012

What is ATX 2012?  (from CCH Small Firm Services)

ATX has been enhanced for the 2012 tax year and will include expanded functionality that makes it easier than ever to use. Customize the organizers you send to clients in advance of your initial meeting with them. Learn how to pre-populate both the simple and comprehensive organizers with data from 2011 returns or cust...  Read more


ATX 2012 is a program developed by CCH Small Firm Services. The most used version is 12.0, 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 software installer includes 52 files and is usually about 551.27 KB (564,496 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 99% of users of ATX 2012 come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cchsfs.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CCH Small Firm Services\ATX2012\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A5D50767-9200-4D23-BFBC-F9E45C521EA4}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 551.27 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ATX 2012

  • CCHProdMgr.dll - Tax Products: Shared Components (CCH Product Registration Manager)
  • Sfs.CompanyManager.dll - Sfs.CompanyManager
  • Sfs.ClientLetter.dll - Sfs.ClientLetter
  • Sfs.Billing.dll - Sfs.Billing
  • CCHConvert.dll - CCHConvert (CCH Tax Data Import/Export library)
  • ATX2012.exe - ATX 2012
  • MX12.ocx - MX12 (MX Spreadsheet Control)
  • Neodynamic.SDK.Barcode.dll (by Neodynamic) - Neodynamic Barcode Professional SDK for .NET (Neodynamic Barcode Professional SDK 3.0 for .NET)
  • FileHelpers.dll (by Marcos Meli) - FileHelpers http://www.filehelpers.com (FileHelpers Lib http://www.filehelpers.com)
  • icudt42.dll (by IBM and others) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • Lucene.Net.Contrib.Spatial.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - Lucene.Net.Contrib.Spatial
  • BouncyCastle.Crypto.dll (by The Legion of the Bouncy Castle) - Bouncy Castle for .NET (BouncyCastle.CryptoExt)
  • Awesomium.Core.dll (by Khrona) - Awesomium.NET v1.6.6 (Awesomium.Core v1.6.6)
  • Awesomium.Windows.Controls.dll (by Khrona) - Awesomium.Windows.Controls v1.6.6
  • CP5DLL32.DLL (by EllTech Development) - Compression Plus 5.0 (Compression Plus 5.0 32-bit DLL library)
  • EfcService.Contracts.dll - EfcService.Contracts
  • Awesomium.dll - Awesomium v1.6.5
  • Lucene.Net.Contrib.SpellChecker.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - SpellChecker.Net (Apache Lucene.Net (SpellChecker))
  • NLog.dll (by NLog) - NLog v2.0.0.2000 (NLog for .NET Framework 4)
  • FastReport.Bars.dll (by Fast Reports) - FastReport.Bars
  • FastReport.dll (by Fast Reports) - FastReport.Net (FastReport)
  • CCHCommonAck.dll - CCHCommonAck
  • ICSharpCode.NRefactory.dll (by ic#code) - SharpDevelop (NRefactory)
  • ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll (by ICSharpCode.net) - #ZipLibrary (SharpZipLib for .NET Framework 2.0)
  • Lucene.Net.dll - Lucene.Net (Apache Lucene.Net)
  • Gibraltar.Agent.dll (by eSymmetrix) - Gibraltar (Gibraltar Agent)
  • ISS.pdf.dll (by ISS) - ISS.Pdf
  • Raven.Abstractions.dll (by Hibernating Rhinos) - RavenDB
  • Raven.Client.Embedded.dll (by Hibernating Rhinos)
  • MXCore.dll - MXCore
  • DEBT.DLL (by Santa Barbara Bank & Trust)
  • en-US.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ATX2012.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D3DE52AD-194E-4509-B99C-8B7C9C441757}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove ATX 2012?

You can uninstall ATX 2012 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 ATX 2012, 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 ATX 2012.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.54%
Windows 10 29.91%
Windows Vista 5.13%
Windows XP 3.42%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 31.30%
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.83%
Windows 8.1 11.30%
Windows 10 Home 9.57%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.22%
Windows 10 Pro 3.48%

Distribution by countryGeography

98.99% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 98.99%
  Canada 0.51%
  India 0.51%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 37.50%
Hewlett-Packard 28.41%
Acer 9.09%
Lenovo 7.95%
Toshiba 4.55%
ASUS 2.27%
Gateway 2.27%
American Megatrends 1.14%
Sahara 1.14%
Samsung 1.14%
Intel 1.14%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.86%
Dell XPS 8500 1.90%
TOSHIBA Satellite P755 1.90%
Dell XPS 8700 1.90%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 1.90%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.90%

About (from CCH Small Firm Services)

CCH Small Firm Services (SFS) provides tax and accounting solutions, to 45,000 small professional firms and tax assistance sites operating in 72,000 different locations throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.
Publisher URL: www.cchsfs.com


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