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CodeGear InterBase 2009 [instance = gds_db]

What is CodeGear InterBase 2009 [instance = gds_db]?  (from Embarcadero)

InterBase is one of the fastest native databases available. Using its built in symmetric multiprocessing (SMP), InterBase can take advantage of today's multi-core CPUs and multi-CPU systems. Performance enhancements and optimizations have been added in a number of areas, such as restoring databases, batch updates, and ...  Read more


CodeGear InterBase 2009 [instance = gds_db] is a software program developed by Embarcadero. 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. 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 setup package is about 37.87 MB (39,712,000 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 27% of users of CodeGear InterBase 2009 [instance = gds_db] come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Lebanon.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.embarcadero.com/products/interbase
Installation folder: C:\CodeGear\InterBase
Uninstaller: C:\CodeGear\INTERB~1\UNWISE.EXE C:\CodeGear\INTERB~1\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 37.87 MB

Program filesFiles installed by CodeGear InterBase 2009 [instance = gds_db]

  • CardRecovery.exe (by WinRecovery Software) - CardRecovery

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{F71A9918-1861-4EFE-AE94-530BDDE46DD4}' (runs on registration).
  • UNWISE.EXE runs as a service named 'Browser System Enahncer' (671c50b0).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • UNWISE.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\Yahoo!\MESSEN~1\UNWISE.EXE'.

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  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: Click Uninstall a Program.
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  2. When you find the program CodeGear InterBase 2009 [instance = gds_db], click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 CodeGear InterBase 2009 [instance = gds_db].

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win 7 10%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.43%
Windows XP 14.29%
Windows 10 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 42.86%
Windows 7 Professional 23.81%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 4.76%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 4.76%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.92%
  Brazil 7.69%
  Lebanon 7.69%
  Austria 3.85%
  CI 3.85%
  CM 3.85%
  Czech Republic 3.85%
  DZ 3.85%
  France 3.85%
  Greece 3.85%
  Indonesia 3.85%
  LY 3.85%
  MG 3.85%
  Netherlands 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 31.58%
Hewlett-Packard 31.58%
Toshiba 15.79%
Dell 10.53%
Acer 5.26%
Common models
ASUSTeK K43E 13.33%
TOSHIBA Satellite P775 13.33%
TOSHIBA Satellite A300 6.67%
ASUSTeK ET2400E 6.67%
HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC 6.67%
HP EliteBook 8460p 6.67%

Publisher URL: www.embarcadero.com


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