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Should I remove H&R Block Deluxe + Efile 2012?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,175
United States Rank #6,059
Reach 0.0234%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 54.49 days
777.23 days >
Average installed length: 408.37 days


12.04.7803 52.93%
12.04.7802 4.56%
12.04.7801 15.84%
12.04.7301 14.75%
12.04.7001 4.99%
12.04.6801 3.47%
12.04.6501 0.43%
12.04.6401 0.43%
12.04.6101 0.22%
12.04.4301 0.43%
12.04.4201 1.95%

Typically installed together

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H&R Block Deluxe + Efile 2012

What is H&R Block Deluxe + Efile 2012?  (from HRB Technology,)

For homeowners and investors filing federal and state taxes, H&R Block At Home Deluxe with State is the best fit. It includes everything needed to easily file with the help of H&R Block‚Äôs expertise. The clean and simple interface searches for hundreds of deductions, offers free personalized tax advice, and includes fea...  Read more


H&R Block Deluxe + Efile 2012 is a program developed by HRB Technology,. The most used version is 12.04.7803, 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 software installer includes 40 files and is usually about 716.47 KB (733,669 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 100% of users of H&R Block Deluxe + Efile 2012 come from the United States, it is also popular in Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hrblock.com/software/2012/software
Help link: www.hrblock.com/software/2012/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\HRBlock2012\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{89D20029-0578-4D8D-979A-695C8D868868}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 716.47 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by H&R Block Deluxe + Efile 2012

  • installpdfprinter.exe - InstallPDFPrinter
  • autosetup.exe - Software995
  • datatierapi.dll
  • exceptions.dll
  • formrendermgmt.dll
  • hrblock2012.exe (by H&R Block) - H&R Block (HRBlock)
  • hrblockswmgr.exe (by H&R Block) - H&R Block Software Manager
  • hrblockswmgrasst.exe (by H&R Block Digital Tax Solutions) - HRBlockSWMgrAsst
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • libexpat.dll
  • pdf995s.exe
  • pdfedit.exe
  • primitives.dll
  • progresscontrols.dll - ProgressIndicator
  • ps2pdf995.exe
  • qw2tc.dll - QW2TC Dynamic Link Library (Quicken for Windows To TaxCut Converter DLL)
  • removeflag.exe
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • taxpdf.dll (by Symbol Technologies) - TaxPDF API (TaxPDF)
  • tcgetproxy.dll
  • tcstatehelp.dll
  • tt2tc32.dll (by Block Financial) - TaxCut 2012 (TurboTax Conversion DLL)
  • tttc32.dll (by Block Financial) - Block Financial tttc32d (tttc32d)
  • ustax.dll
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • hrblock2012.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{09A744E8-2929-43E5-BD25-B521D54439B1}' (runs on registration).
  • installpdfprinter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9022221F-E185-4A23-B16B-2886B910C4A4}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove H&R Block Deluxe + Efile 2012?

You can uninstall H&R Block Deluxe + Efile 2012 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 H&R Block Deluxe + Efile 2012, 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 H&R Block Deluxe + Efile 2012.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.52%
Windows 10 15.09%
Windows Vista 11.85%
Windows XP 7.54%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 52.63%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.87%
Windows 7 Professional 9.43%
Windows 10 Home 8.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.24%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.73%

Distribution by countryGeography

99.88% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 99.88%
  Russia 0.12%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 46.30%
Dell 31.19%
Acer 7.40%
Toshiba 3.86%
Intel 2.25%
ASUS 1.93%
Lenovo 1.93%
Gateway 1.29%
MSI 0.96%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.44%
Dell XPS 8300 3.33%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.78%
Hewlett-Packard p6710f 2.22%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.22%
HP G72 Notebook PC 2.22%

Publisher URL: www.hrblock.com


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