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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,120
United States Rank #9,856
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 115.00 days
926.93 days >
Average installed length: 487.03 days


VersionDistribution 42.12% 57.88%

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EndNote X6

What is EndNote X6?

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 Student Edition 6.0 represents a major upgrade to the world's most popular bibliographic management software, EndNote. Long known for "Bibliographies Made Easy," EndNote Student Edition 6.0 now defines "Manuscripts Made Easy." The product smartly advances research and publishing by organizing images with text a...  Read more


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is endnote.exe. The software installer includes 18 files and is usually about 44.89 MB (47,067,992 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.endnote.com
Help link: www.endnote.com/support/ensupport.asp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\EndNote X6\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{86B3F2D6-AC2B-0016-8AE1-F2F77F781B0C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 44.89 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by EndNote X6

Program executable:endnote.exe
Name:EndNote X6
EndNote X6 (Bld 6348)
Path:C:\Program Files\endnote x6\endnote.exe
Additional files:
  • RMConvertLib.dll - Reference Manager for Windows (Reference Manager database Conversion for EndNote)
  • Configure EndNote.exe - EndNote X6 (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)
  • PDFNetC.dll (by PDFTron Systems) - PDFNet SDK for C/C++/JAVA (PDFNet Dynamic Link Library for C/C++/JAVA)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • EndNote.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{15931BCD-4A49-4A9A-B722-8DFA6E82EC89}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove EndNote X6?

You can uninstall EndNote X6 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 X6, 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 X6.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.92%
Windows 10 29.91%
Windows Vista 2.24%
Windows XP 1.93%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.95%
Windows 7 Professional 13.91%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.66%
Windows 8.1 8.08%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.52%
Windows 10 Home 4.81%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.51% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 34.51%
  Australia 11.93%
  Taiwan 7.49%
  Iran 4.72%
  Germany 3.24%
  Canada 2.96%
  United Kingdom 2.96%
  Netherlands 2.59%
  Malaysia 2.13%
  New Zealand 1.76%
  Brazil 1.67%
  Belgium 1.57%
  India 1.57%
  France 1.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.55%
Hewlett-Packard 20.26%
ASUS 13.80%
Acer 12.63%
Toshiba 11.16%
Lenovo 5.87%
Samsung 5.87%
Medion 0.59%
Sony 0.59%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 8.92%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.50%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.55%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.55%
ASUSTeK S400CA 1.91%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.91%

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