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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,196
United States Rank #22,334
Reach 0.0097%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.46 days
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Average installed length: 317.15 days


VersionDistribution 99.48%
1.0 0.52%

Finale NotePad 2008


Finale NotePad 2008 is a program developed by MakeMusic. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is Finale NotePad.exe. The software installer includes 6 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 37% of users of Finale NotePad 2008 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.finalemusic.com/support.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\finale notepad 2008
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Finale NotePad 2008\uninstallNP.exe
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Finale NotePad 2008

Program executable:Finale NotePad.exe
Name:Finale® NotePad for Windows
Path:C:\Program Files\Finale NotePad 2008\Finale NotePad.exe
Additional files:
  • Finale NotePad.exe - Finale® NotePad for Windows
  • NotePadRes.dll
  • AIOLib.dll - MakeMusic, Inc. AIOLib (AIOLib)
  • uninstallNP.exe - Finale NotePad 2008 (Uninstalls Finale NotePad 2008 and associated files)
  • finmidi.dll - Finale for Windows (Finale MIDI Module)

How do I remove Finale NotePad 2008?

You can uninstall Finale NotePad 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Finale NotePad 2008, 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 Finale NotePad 2008.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.54%
Windows Vista 14.06%
Windows XP 11.46%
Windows 10 10.94%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.70%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.52%
Windows 7 Professional 10.99%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.47%
Windows 10 Home 3.66%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.73% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.73%
  Germany 18.14%
  Italy 16.37%
  Netherlands 4.87%
  Canada 3.98%
  France 3.54%
  Australia 2.21%
  Sweden 1.33%
  Israel 1.33%
  DK 1.33%
  Poland 1.33%
  United Kingdom 1.33%
  Belgium 0.88%
  Norway 0.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.43%
Dell 25.66%
Acer 20.35%
ASUS 6.19%
American Megatrends 3.54%
Samsung 3.54%
Medion 2.65%
Intel 1.77%
Sahara 1.77%
Toshiba 1.77%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 2.70%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.70%
Dell Dell XPS420 1.80%
Gigabyte EP43-UD3L 1.80%
Acer Aspire 5742G 1.80%
Dell Latitude E6520 1.80%

About (from MakeMusic)

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


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