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Should I remove ATX Server 2013?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #30,353
United States Rank #15,972
Reach 0.0047%


13.7.0 50.00%
13.5.0 31.52%
13.4.2 3.26%
13.4.1 1.09%
13.3.0 4.35%
13.2.0 3.26%
13.1.0 1.09%
13.0.0 5.43%

Typically installed together

ATX Server 2013


ATX Server 2013 is a software program developed by CCH Small Firm Services. The most common release is 13.7.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named Sfs.ServerHost.exe. The setup package generally installs about 40 files and is usually about 21.59 MB (22,640,426 bytes). 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 ATX Server 2013 come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cchsfs.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\CCH Small Firm Services\ATX 2013 Server\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{58324E57-62E9-4C02-8F25-B668C9DC3876}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 21.59 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ATX Server 2013

Program executable:Sfs.ServerHost.exe
Name:ATX 2013 Server
Path:C:\Program Files\Common Files\CCH Small Firm Services\ATX 2013 Server\Sfs.ServerHost.exe
Additional files:
  • Sfs.ServerHost.AdminConsole.exe - Sfs.ServerHost.AdminConsole
  • Sfs.ServerHost.exe - ATX 2013 Preview Server
  • Sfs.ServerHost.Client.dll - Sfs.ServerHost.Client
  • Sfs.Core.dll - Sfs.Core
  • AWSSDK.dll (by Amazon.com, Inc) - Amazon Web Services SDK for .NET (AWSSDK)
  • Lucene.Net.Contrib.Spatial.NTS.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - Lucene.Net.Contrib.Spatial
  • Max.Install.CustomActions.dll - Max.Install.CustomActions
  • ICSharpCode.NRefactory.CSharp.dll (by ICSharpCode) - SharpDevelop/MonoDevelop (ICSharpCode.NRefactory.CSharp)
  • ICSharpCode.NRefactory.dll (by ICSharpCode) - ICSharpCode.NRefactory
  • NetTopologySuite.dll (by NetTopologySuite Team) - NTS Topology Suite (NetTopologySuite)
  • PowerCollections.dll (by Wintellect) - Power Collections (Wintellect.PowerCollections)
  • NLog.dll (by NLog) - NLog v2.0.0.2000 (NLog for .NET Framework 4)
  • Spatial4n.Core.NTS.dll - Spatial4n.Core
  • ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll (by ICSharpCode.net) - #ZipLibrary (SharpZipLibrary unlabelled version)
  • Lucene.Net.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - Lucene.Net (Apache Lucene.Net)
  • Mono.Cecil.dll - Mono.Cecil
  • Sfs.UI.Wpf.dll - Sfs.UI.Wpf
  • Gibraltar.Agent.dll (by eSymmetrix) - Gibraltar (Gibraltar Agent)
  • Raven.Abstractions.dll (by Hibernating Rhinos) - RavenDB
  • Raven.Client.Embedded.dll (by Hibernating Rhinos)
  • Raven.Client.Lightweight.dll
  • Raven.Database.dll
  • GeoAPI.dll (by NetTopologySuite - Team) - GeoAPI
  • Jint.Raven.dll - Jint

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • Sfs.ServerHost.exe runs as a service named 'ATX 2013 Service' (Sfs.ServerHost.exe) "Server to host ATX 2013 Communication".

How do I remove ATX Server 2013?

You can uninstall ATX Server 2013 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 Server 2013, 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 Server 2013.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.22%
Windows 10 36.56%
Windows Vista 3.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 30.43%
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.91%
Windows 8.1 17.39%
Windows 10 Home 8.70%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.43%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

99.37% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 99.37%
  Canada 0.63%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.36%
Dell 29.87%
Lenovo 15.58%
Acer 7.79%
Toshiba 3.90%
ASUS 2.60%
American Megatrends 1.30%
Sony 1.30%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard s5610f 2.38%
Dell XPS 8700 2.38%
Hewlett-Packard 500-164 2.38%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.38%
Hewlett-Packard p2-1334 2.38%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.38%

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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