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ElsterFormular 2007/2008

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ElsterFormular 2007/2008 is a software program developed by Steuerverwaltung des Bundes und der Länder. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 62 files and is usually about 65.99 MB (69,195,108 bytes). The installed file ElsterUpdate.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 87% of users of ElsterFormular 2007/2008 come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Austria.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.elsterformular.de
Help link: www.faq.elster.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ElsterFormular\2007-2008
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{B
Estimated size: 65.99 MB
Language: German

Program filesFiles installed by ElsterFormular 2007/2008

  • rsapem32.dll (by SECUNET AG) - GDtrust Library SDK Enterprise for Win32 (GDtrust Library Enterprise)
  • vpes3236.dll (by IDEAL Software® GmbH, Neuss, Germany) - Virtual Print Engine Standard Edition
  • vpes3240.dll (by IDEAL Software® GmbH, Neuss, Germany)
  • e_signer.dll (by secunet Security Networks AG) - Elster Sicherheitskomponente Client
  • ElsterUpdateTools.dll (by Thüringer Landesfinanzdirektion) - ElsterFormular Update Tools (Tools für ElsterFormular Update)
  • db2nds.dll (by © Bayerisches Landesamt für Steuern) - Elster Rich Client (ERiC) (db2nds DLL)
  • ericanm.dll (by Bayerisches Landesamt für Steuern) - eric Anmeldesteuer DLL
  • ericapi.dll (by Bayerisches Landesamt für Steuern) - eric api dll
  • ericbasis.dll - eric basis DLL
  • ericdata.dll - ericdata DLL
  • ericdata_msvc.dll - ericdata_msvc DLL
  • ericplugin.dll (by Bayerisches Landesamt f�r Steuern) - Pluginframework
  • ericprint.dll - eric utility DLL
  • erictransfer.dll - eric transfer DLL
  • ericutil.dll
  • ericxml.dll - eric xml DLL
  • tm98.dll - TeleModul Schnittstelle
  • tmchk98.dll - tmchk98 DLL
  • tmcrypt.dll - tmcrypt DLL
  • tmdoc.dll - tmdoc DLL
  • tmget.dll - tmget DLL
  • tmprn98.dll - tmprn98 DLL
  • tmprna.dll - tmprna DLL
  • Elfo2007.exe (by LFD Thüringen) - ElsterFormular 2007 (ElsterFormular 2007/2008)
  • log4cpp.dll (by Bastiaan Bakker, LifeLine Networks bv) - Log library for C++ (Log library for C++ DLL)
  • ElsterUpdateAss.exe (by LFD Thüringen) - ElsterUpdateAss (UpdateAss)
  • compr32.dll (by Giesecke & Devrient) - EADI compress (compr32)
  • fa_xml.dll (by Olaf Stüben) - fa_xml Module (Komprimierung, Verschlüsselung und HTTP-Übertragung von XML-Daten)
  • ElsterUpdate.dll (by Thüringer Landesfinanzdirektion) - ElsterUpdate (Updateroutine für ElsterFormular)
  • umelst.exe (by Finanzverwaltung der Länder) - umelst-ef (ElsterFormular Umsetzmodul)
  • erustart.exe (by Finanzverwaltung der Länder) - erustart (ElsterFormular)
  • libiconv2.dll (by GNU ) - LibIconv (LibIconv: convert between character encodings)
  • EV2007.dll - EV2007
  • boost_thread-mgw34-mt-1_34_1.dll
  • libcharset-1.dll
  • libcppunit-1-12-1.dll
  • liblog4cpp.dll

How do I remove ElsterFormular 2007/2008?

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Or, you can uninstall ElsterFormular 2007/2008 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ElsterFormular 2007/2008, 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 ElsterFormular 2007/2008.

Win XP 34%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 34.90%
Windows Vista 33.56%
Windows 7 29.53%
Windows 10 1.34%
Windows Server 2003 0.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 35.17%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 33.79%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.93%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.52%
Windows 7 Professional 4.14%
Windows 10 Pro 0.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

86.75% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 86.75%
  United States 10.60%
  Austria 1.32%
  Norway 0.66%
  Switzerland 0.66%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 31.71%
Dell 15.85%
Intel 14.63%
Acer 10.98%
Hewlett-Packard 6.10%
American Megatrends 4.88%
Lenovo 3.66%
Packard Bell 3.66%
Sony 2.44%
Toshiba 2.44%
Compaq 1.22%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7502 6.84%
MEDIONPC MS-7255 3.42%
MEDIONPC MS-7204 3.42%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 2.56%
MEDIONPC MS-7318 2.56%


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