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Should I remove IRIS PAYE-Master?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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VersionDistribution 5.88% 17.65% 5.88% 5.88% 5.88% 5.88% 23.53% 23.53% 5.88%



IRIS PAYE-Master is a program developed by IRIS Software Limited. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is PMW.exe. The software installer includes 57 files and is usually about 39.28 MB (41,185,620 bytes). Auto Update Updater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 73% of users of IRIS PAYE-Master come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in the United States and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.iris.co.uk
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IRIS Software Ltd\PAYE-Master.NET\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{7AEB78BA-2277-4C1D-B970-A93F41F0B4D9}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 39.28 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by IRIS PAYE-Master

Program executable:PMW.exe
Name:IRIS PAYE-Master
Path:C:\Program Files\IRIS Software Ltd\PAYE-Master.NET\PMW.exe
Additional files:
  • Iris.Sme.Absence.dll - IRIS PAYE-Master
  • Iris.Sme.AESimplification.dll - Iris.Sme.AESimplification
  • Iris.Sme.AESimplification.OptOut.dll - Iris.Sme.AESimplification.OptOut
  • Iris.Sme.AESimplification.UI.dll - Iris.Sme.AESimplificationContracts
  • Iris.Sme.BackupRestore.dll
  • IRIS.SME.Common.dll
  • Iris.Sme.Common.Globals.dll - PMGLOBALS.dll
  • Iris.Sme.Common.Modules.dll
  • IRIS.SME.Common.Resources.dll
  • Iris.Sme.Compression.dll - Iris.Sme.Compressionrary
  • Iris.Sme.Controls.Extended.dll
  • Iris.Sme.CSharp.Common.dll - Iris.Sme.Common.CSharp
  • Iris.Sme.CustomExceptions.dll
  • Iris.sme.ExceptionHandler.dll
  • Iris.Sme.FilingByInternet.dll
  • Iris.Sme.GridForm.dll
  • Iris.Sme.History.dll
  • Iris.Sme.InfoForms.dll
  • Iris.Sme.InYearMovements.dll
  • Iris.Sme.Logging.dll - Iris.Sme.Logging
  • Iris.Sme.MainForms.dll
  • Iris.Sme.Reports.dll
  • Iris.Sme.RestoreFromVersion4.dll
  • Iris.Sme.Tools.dll
  • Iris.Sme.TreeView.dll
  • PMW.exe
  • EPayslipConsole.exe - OpenPayslips
  • Auto Update Updater.exe - Auto Update
  • Auto Update.exe
  • BackgroundCopyManager.dll - Assembly imported from type library BackgroundCopyManager
  • Interop.ITXRMTComs.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'ITXRMTComs'.
  • Interop.MSFlexGridLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library MSFlexGridLib
  • Interop.ISLRTIF.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'ISLRTIF'.
  • Interop.Outlook.dll - Assembly imported from type library Outlook
  • Interop.SHDocVw.dll - Assembly imported from type library SHDocVw
  • Interop.Microsoft.Office.Core.dll - Assembly imported from type library Office
  • Interop.Office.dll
  • Interop.ADODB.dll - Assembly imported from type library ADODB
  • Interop.Excel.dll - Assembly imported from type library Excel
  • Interop.VBIDE.dll - Assembly imported from type library VBIDE
  • Interop.ADOX.dll - Assembly imported from type library ADOX
  • Interop.Word.dll - Assembly imported from type library Word
  • Interop.DAO.dll - Assembly imported from type library DAO
  • Interop.JRO.dll - Assembly imported from type library JRO
  • Interop.VBA.dll - Assembly imported from type library VBA
  • CollapsiblePanelBar.dll (by easyCMS) - Collapsible Panel Bar
  • HHActiveX.dll (by Macromedia) - RoboHelp HTML 13 (HHActiveX Control DLL)
  • Auto Update.XmlSerializers.dll
  • AxInterop.MSFlexGridLib.dll
  • AxInterop.SHDocVw.dll

How do I remove IRIS PAYE-Master?

You can uninstall IRIS PAYE-Master 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 IRIS PAYE-Master, 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 IRIS PAYE-Master.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win Vista (SP2) 6%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.71%
Windows 10 17.65%
Windows XP 11.76%
Windows Vista 5.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 52.94%
Windows 7 Professional 11.76%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.76%
Windows 10 Home 11.76%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.88%
Windows 8.1 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.73% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 72.73%
  United States 22.73%
  France 4.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 35.29%
Hewlett-Packard 23.53%
Acer 17.65%
American Megatrends 11.76%
ASUS 5.88%
Samsung 5.88%
Common models
HP Pro 3015 Microtower PC 6.25%
Dell Vostro 3700 6.25%
Dell Inspiron 1545 6.25%
Dell Dell System Vostro... 6.25%
Acer Aspire E1-532 6.25%
Acer Aspire 5742 6.25%


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