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Should I remove Express Accounts Accounting Software?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,221
United States Rank #15,026
Reach 0.0107%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.05 days
148.84 days >
Average installed length: 78.20 days


5.24 10.90%
5.23 2.37%
5.22 0.95%
5.21 0.95%
5.10 1.42%
5.09 4.74%
5.07 29.38%
5.04 15.64%
5.00 3.79%
4.98 9.95%
4.96 9.00%
4.92 9.00%
4.90 1.90%

Typically installed together

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Express Accounts Accounting Software


Express Accounts Accounting Software is a program developed by NCH Software. The most used version is 5.07, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 main program executable is expressaccounts.exe. The software installer includes 32 files and is usually about 4.5 MB (4,720,288 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 63% of users of Express Accounts Accounting Software come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nchsoftware.com/accounting/support.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NCH Software\ExpressAccounts
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NCH Software\ExpressAccounts\expressaccounts.exe" -uninstall
Estimated size: 4.5 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Express Accounts Accounting Software

Program executable:expressaccounts.exe
Express Accounts Accounting Software
Path:C:\Program Files\nch software\expressaccounts\expressaccounts.exe
Additional files:
  • easetup_v4.42.exe - Express Accounts
  • easetup_v4.57.exe
  • easetup_v4.59.exe
  • easetupfree_v4.52.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v4.61.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v4.62.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v4.69.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v4.72.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v4.80.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v4.82.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v4.86.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v4.90.exe - Express Accounts Accounting Software
  • expressaccountssetup_v4.92.exe
  • uninst.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v4.96.exe - ExpressAccounts
  • expressaccountssetup_v4.98.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v5.00.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v5.04.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v5.07.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v5.09.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v5.10.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v5.21.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v5.22.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v5.23.exe
  • expressaccountssetup_v5.24.exe
  • easetup_v4.00.exe
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • outimp.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • expressaccounts.exe is scheduled as a task named 'expressaccountsShakeIcon' (Next runs on 19/09/2017 at 18:55).
  • expressaccounts.exe runs as a service named 'Express Accounts Accounting Software' (ExpressAccountsService) "Allows Express Accounts Accounting Software to run in the background if required.".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • expressaccounts.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ExpressAccounts' which loads as "C:\Program Files\NCH Software\ExpressAccounts\ExpressAccounts.exe" -logon.

How do I remove Express Accounts Accounting Software?

You can uninstall Express Accounts Accounting Software 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 Express Accounts Accounting Software, 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 Express Accounts Accounting Software.

Win 10 52%
Win Server 2003 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 51.66%
Windows 7 43.13%
Windows Vista 3.32%
Windows XP 1.42%
Windows Server 2003 0.47%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 23.22%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.91%
Windows 7 Professional 11.85%
Windows 8.1 9.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.53%
Windows 10 Pro 8.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.63% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.63%
  United Kingdom 5.69%
  South Africa 4.98%
  Canada 4.63%
  Australia 2.49%
  India 1.42%
  New Zealand 1.42%
  France 1.07%
  BD 1.07%
  Ireland 1.07%
  Singapore 0.71%
  Colombia 0.71%
  Qatar 0.71%
  Mexico 0.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.00%
Dell 24.00%
Acer 15.33%
Toshiba 10.67%
Lenovo 8.00%
ASUS 6.67%
MSI 1.33%
Intel 1.33%
Sony 0.67%
Samsung 0.67%
Medion 0.67%
Common models
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.33%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.50%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-B 2.50%
Dell Inspiron 660 1.67%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.67%
LENOVO IdeaPad Z580 1.67%

About NCH Software

NCH is a software development company tat primarily sells to individuals via their website.
Publisher URL: www.nchsoftware.com


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