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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,415
United States Rank #13,477
Reach 0.0062%


1.12.2801 86.99%
1.12.2501 12.20%
1.12.2301 0.81%

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H&R Block Illinois 2012

What is H&R Block Illinois 2012?

H&R Block Illinois 2012 is the state tax filing package add-in for filing taxes with the H&R Block software in that particular state and contains the necessary accounting and tax rules for the software.


The most used version is 1.12.2801, 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 tcauto.exe. The software installer includes 30 files and is usually about 3.06 MB (3,209,216 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.HRBlock.com
Help link: www.HRBTechnology,LLC..com/software/2012/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\HRBlock2012\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{AAD006D4-AABB-4A53-979F-CF7586B8C897}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.06 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by H&R Block Illinois 2012

Program executable:tcauto.exe
Name:HR Block 2012
Additional files:
  • InstallPDFPrinter.exe - InstallPDFPrinter
  • HRBlock2012.exe (by H&R Block) - H&R Block (HRBlock)
  • DataTierAPI.dll
  • Exceptions.dll
  • FormRenderMgmt.dll
  • Primitives.dll
  • USTax.dll

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 Illinois 2012?

You can uninstall H&R Block Illinois 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 Illinois 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 Illinois 2012.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.85%
Windows 10 17.89%
Windows Vista 10.57%
Windows XP 5.69%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.41%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.76%
Windows 7 Professional 9.76%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.69%
Windows 10 Home 5.69%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.07%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 43.02%
Dell 39.53%
ASUS 4.65%
Acer 3.49%
MSI 2.33%
Toshiba 2.33%
Gateway 1.16%
Alienware 1.16%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.68%
HP G72 Notebook PC 2.68%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.79%
Dell Inspiron 620 1.79%
Dell Studio 1555 1.79%
Dell Studio XPS 435MT 1.79%

Publisher URL: www.hrblock.com


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