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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #18,774
United States Rank #16,057
Reach 0.0139%


2010.2.r4.1 3.08%
15.2.r1.0 8.21%
15.1.r2.0 10.77%
15.0.r4.0 77.95%

Finale 2010


Finale 2010 is a program developed by MakeMusic. The most used version is 15.0.r4.0, 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 finale.exe. The software installer includes 16 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 46% of users of Finale 2010 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.finalemusic.com/support.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\finale 2010
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Finale 2010\uninstallFinale.exe

Program filesFiles installed by Finale 2010

Program executable:finale.exe
Name:Finale 2010 for Windows
Path:C:\Program Files\finale 2010\finale.exe
Additional files:
  • finres32.dll - Finale 2010 for Windows (Finale 2010 for Windows Resources)
  • IRCAMLib.dll - MakeMusic Inc. IRCAMLib (IRCAMLib)
  • original_finale.exe
  • AIOLib.dll - MakeMusic, Inc. AIOLib (AIOLib)
  • finmidi.dll - Finale for Windows (Finale MIDI Module)
  • uninstallFinale.exe - Finale 2010 (Uninstalls Finale 2010 and associated files)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • finale.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E8707BDC-8834-4E83-AA44-6E6BDA9ADB89}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Finale 2010?

Quickly and completely remove Finale 2010 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Finale 2010 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 Finale 2010, 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 Finale 2010.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.26%
Windows 8 15.38%
Windows XP 7.18%
Windows Vista 7.18%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.45%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.51%
Windows 7 Professional 12.44%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.25%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.22%
Windows 8.1 5.18%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.22%
  France 5.88%
  Germany 5.88%
  Netherlands 5.04%
  Italy 5.04%
  Brazil 3.36%
  Greece 2.52%
  Mexico 2.10%
  Spain 2.10%
  Canada 2.10%
  United Kingdom 2.10%
  Belgium 1.26%
  Israel 1.26%
  Hong Kong 0.84%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.48%
Hewlett-Packard 22.86%
Acer 15.24%
ASUS 8.57%
American Megatrends 5.71%
Lenovo 3.81%
Medion 1.90%
Samsung 1.90%
Toshiba 1.90%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.76%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 2.86%
HP G72 Notebook PC 2.86%
Acer Aspire E1-571 1.90%
Dell XPS 8300 1.90%
MEDIONPC MS-7318 1.90%

About (from MakeMusic)

MakeMusic, Inc., is a world leader in music technology.
Publisher URL: www.makemusic.com


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