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Should I remove CalcTape?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,545
United States Rank #9,849
Reach 0.0289%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.99 days
310.45 days >
Average installed length: 163.12 days


5.1.5 85.94%
5.1.4 6.33%
5.1.3 2.81%
5.1.2 0.35%
5.0.0 4.57%



CalcTape is a software program developed by SFR Software GmbH. The most common release is 5.1.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named CalcTape.exe. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 12.08 MB (12,668,144 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 54% of users of CalcTape come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Finland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.calctape.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CalcTape\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{44B185C4-2566-4F38-A4F1-092FCDBB51A5}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 12.08 MB

Program filesFiles installed by CalcTape

Program executable:CalcTape.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\CalcTape\CalcTape.exe
Additional files:
  • CalcTape.exe - SFR CalcTape
  • CalcTapeDEU.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • CalcTape.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'CalcTape' and executes as "C:\Program Files\CalcTape\CalcTape.exe" /tray.

How do I remove CalcTape?

You can uninstall CalcTape 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 CalcTape, 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 CalcTape.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win XP 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 49.21%
Windows 10 37.96%
Windows XP 8.96%
Windows Vista 3.87%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.07%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.86%
Windows 7 Professional 10.97%
Windows 8.1 10.27%
Windows 10 Home 9.73%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 53.52%
  Germany 8.75%
  Finland 4.59%
  Brazil 3.44%
  Canada 3.30%
  Italy 3.30%
  United Kingdom 2.73%
  Austria 1.58%
  Australia 1.00%
  India 1.00%
  Sweden 1.00%
  Portugal 1.00%
  Spain 1.00%
  South Africa 0.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.79%
Hewlett-Packard 26.89%
Acer 13.29%
ASUS 8.46%
Lenovo 4.53%
Samsung 3.93%
Toshiba 3.02%
American Megatrends 0.91%
Sony 0.91%
Medion 0.60%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.28%
ASUSTeK CM6330_CM6630_CM6... 3.66%
ASUS All Series 3.14%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.14%
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 2.62%
Dell XPS 8300 2.62%


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