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Should I remove IBM Lotus Forms Viewer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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VersionDistribution 76.47% 23.53%

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IBM Lotus Forms Viewer 3.5


IBM Lotus Forms Viewer 3.5 is a program developed by IBM. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is masqform.exe. The software installer includes 13 files and is usually about 60.77 MB (63,721,986 bytes). 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 97% of users of IBM Lotus Forms Viewer come from the United States, it is also popular in Qatar.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.IBM.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IBM\Lotus Forms\Viewer\3.5\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{A0BBF7AB-2F47-47DC-BB02-4C826F2BC73C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 60.77 MB

Program filesFiles installed by IBM Lotus Forms Viewer 3.5

Program executable:masqform.exe
Name:IBM® Lotus Forms(tm) Viewer
Path:C:\Program Files\ibm\lotus forms\viewer\3.5\masqform.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • masqform.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'masqform.exe' which loads as C:\Program Files\IBM\Lotus Forms\Viewer\3.5\masqform.exe -RunOnce".

How do I remove IBM Lotus Forms Viewer?

You can uninstall IBM Lotus Forms Viewer 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 IBM Lotus Forms Viewer 3.5, 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 IBM Lotus Forms Viewer.

Win 7 (SP1) 41%
Win XP 6%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 41.18%
Windows Vista 35.29%
Windows 10 17.65%
Windows XP 5.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.41%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 23.53%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.76%
Windows 8.1 11.76%
Windows Vista Ultimate 5.88%
Windows Vista Enterprise 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

96.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 96.67%
  Qatar 3.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 62.50%
Acer 12.50%
Samsung 6.25%
Dell 6.25%
Alienware 6.25%
Common models
Samsung 3570R/370R/470R/4... 6.67%
HP-Pavilion NY544AA-ABA p... 6.67%
HP-Pavilion FQ565AA-ABA a... 6.67%
HP TouchSmart tx2 Noteboo... 6.67%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.67%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 6.67%

About IBM

International Business Machines (IBM) manufactures computer hardware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology.
Publisher URL: www.ibm.com


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