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Should I remove AceMoney Lite?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,508
United States Rank #5,177
Reach 0.0557%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.59 days
637.00 days >
Average installed length: 334.70 days

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AceMoney Lite

What is AceMoney Lite?  (from MechCAD Software)

AceMoney helps you organize and manage your personal finances quickly and easily. AceMoney is available in English, Spanish, Russian, Italian, Dutch, French, Portuguese, Polish, Hungarian and Swedish, with more languages to come. It supports all the features required for home or even small-business accounting. With Ace...  Read more


AceMoney Lite is a program developed by MechCAD Software. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is AceMoney.exe. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 20.53 MB (21,522,820 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 68% of users of AceMoney Lite come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mechcad.net/products/acemoney/free-personal-finance-software-quicken-alternative.shtml
Help link: www.mechcad.net/products/acemoney
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AceMoney\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\AceMoney\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 20.53 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AceMoney Lite

Program executable:AceMoney.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\AceMoney\AceMoney.exe
Additional files:
  • AceMoneyReminder.exe - AceMoney Reminder
  • AceMoney_Lite_v4.34.exe - AceMoney Lite (AceMoney Lite Setup)
  • AceMoneyLiteSetup.exe
  • AceMoney.exe - AceMoney
  • AceMoneyImporter.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • AceMoney.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{56542619-1BA7-4468-B5CC-898C21F1FE93}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • AceMoneyReminder.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'AceMoneyReminder' and executes as C:\Program Files\AceMoney\AceMoneyReminder.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • AceMoney.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\AceMoney\AceMoney.exe'.

How do I remove AceMoney Lite?

You can uninstall AceMoney Lite 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 AceMoney Lite, 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 AceMoney Lite.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Vista 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.73%
Windows 10 27.82%
Windows Vista 8.45%
Windows XP 7.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.96%
Windows 7 Professional 8.25%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.07%
Windows 10 Home 7.70%
Windows 8.1 7.61%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.97%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.43%
  Italy 5.43%
  United Kingdom 5.43%
  Germany 2.61%
  Canada 2.35%
  France 1.41%
  Australia 1.41%
  India 0.94%
  Brazil 0.87%
  Russia 0.80%
  Sweden 0.80%
  New Zealand 0.74%
  Hungary 0.67%
  Spain 0.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.20%
Dell 22.77%
Acer 17.81%
Toshiba 8.32%
ASUS 7.88%
Lenovo 3.65%
Samsung 1.90%
American Megatrends 1.17%
Intel 1.17%
Sahara 1.02%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.76%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.94%
ASUS All Series 3.64%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.33%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.12%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.12%


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