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Should I remove H&R Block Wisconsin 2012?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,791
United States Rank #14,869
Reach 0.0053%


1.12.4201 70.67%
1.12.3901 28.00%
1.12.3501 1.33%

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H&R Block Wisconsin 2012

What is H&R Block Wisconsin 2012?

H&R Block Wisconsin 2012 is the state tax package for calculating and filing state taxes with the H&R Block software and contains the necessary state accounting and tax rules for the software.


The most used version is 1.12.4201, 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 32 files and is usually about 3.28 MB (3,438,080 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{A9EFBFB8-A314-4F9F-83B6-A0932C62728D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.28 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by H&R Block Wisconsin 2012

Program executable:tcauto.exe
Name:HR Block 2012
Additional files:
  • InstallPDFPrinter.exe - InstallPDFPrinter
  • HRBlock_Home_Premium+Efile+State_2012_DL.exe - HR Block 2012 (Setup Launcher Unicode)
  • DataTierAPI.dll
  • Exceptions.dll
  • FormRenderMgmt.dll
  • HRBlock2012.exe (by H&R Block) - H&R Block (HRBlock)
  • 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).

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  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:
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  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove H&R Block Wisconsin 2012.

Win 7 (SP1) 69%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.33%
Windows 8 13.33%
Windows Vista 13.33%
Windows XP 4.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 58.11%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.81%
Windows 7 Professional 8.11%
Windows 8.1 5.41%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.05%
Windows 8 2.70%

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 40.63%
Dell 23.44%
Acer 10.94%
ASUS 6.25%
Lenovo 4.69%
Toshiba 3.13%
Intel 3.13%
NEC 1.56%
Gateway 1.56%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.55%
Dell Studio XPS 435MT 3.03%
Dell Studio 1735 3.03%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.03%
TOSHIBA Satellite P850 1.52%
TOSHIBA Satellite P775 1.52%

Publisher URL: www.hrblock.com


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