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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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United States Rank #9,977
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 40.68 days
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Average installed length: 432.41 days


VersionDistribution 26.38% 73.62%

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EndNote X5

What is EndNote X5?

EndNote is a commercial reference management software package, used to manage bibliographies and references when writing essays and articles. It is produced by Thomson Reuters.

About  (from Thomson Reuters)

EndNote is the industry standard software tool for publishing and managing bibliographies, citations and references on the Windows desktop.


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named endnote.exe. The setup package generally installs about 17 files and is usually about 38.32 MB (40,186,503 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.endnote.com
Help link: www.endnote.com/support/ensupport.asp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\EndNote X5\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{86B3F2D6-AC2B-0015-8AE1-F2F77F781B0C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 38.32 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by EndNote X5

Program executable:endnote.exe
Name:EndNote X5
EndNote X5 (Bld 5478)
Path:C:\Program Files\endnote x5\endnote.exe
Additional files:
  • RMConvertLib.dll - Reference Manager for Windows (Reference Manager database Conversion for EndNote)
  • Configure EndNote.exe - EndNote X5 (EndNote Configuration Utility)
  • ENWebRegistration.dll - EndNote Web Registration
  • PC4DbLib.dll - ProCite Database Dynamic Linked Library
  • Risxtd.exe - ResearchSoft Export Helper
  • SSCE5432.dll (by Wintertree Software) - Sentry Spelling-Checker Engine for Windows (Sentry Spelling-Checker Engine)
  • WiseUpdt.EXE

How do I remove EndNote X5?

You can uninstall EndNote X5 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 EndNote X5, 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 EndNote X5.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 74.36%
Windows 10 17.18%
Windows XP 5.03%
Windows Vista 3.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.98%
Windows 7 Professional 17.62%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.77%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.96%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.22%
Windows 8.1 3.97%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.79% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.79%
  Australia 6.70%
  Iran 5.21%
  Taiwan 4.78%
  United Kingdom 4.36%
  Netherlands 3.40%
  Canada 3.08%
  Germany 2.98%
  Malaysia 2.76%
  France 2.02%
  Brazil 1.59%
  New Zealand 1.59%
  Portugal 1.59%
  Japan 1.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.59%
Hewlett-Packard 23.33%
ASUS 13.70%
Acer 10.00%
Toshiba 9.26%
Samsung 6.30%
Lenovo 4.44%
Intel 1.30%
American Megatrends 0.56%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.66%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 3.07%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.68%
Dell Latitude E6420 2.30%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.92%
Dell Inspiron N5110 1.92%

Publisher URL: thomsonreuters.com


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