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Should I remove Merriam-Webster's Unabridged English Explanatory Dictionary?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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Versions

VersionDistribution
6.5 100.00%

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Merriam-Webster's Unabridged English Explanatory Dictionary

Overview

Merriam-Webster's Unabridged English Explanatory Dictionary is a software program developed by Paragon Software. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named mw.exe. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 54% of users of Merriam-Webster's Unabridged English Explanatory Dictionary come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Egypt.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Paragon Software\Merriam-Webster 6\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{112EF48D-00B9-41CE-9523-64383C61E467}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)

Program filesFiles installed by Merriam-Webster's Unabridged English Explanatory Dictionary

Program executable:mw.exe
Name:Merriam-Webster Dictionary
Path:C:\Program Files\Paragon Software\Merriam-Webster 6\mw.exe
MD5:267739636d218bfa4629d23149113791
Additional files:
  • images.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • mw.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Merriam-Webster 6' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Paragon Software\Merriam-Webster 6\mw.exe" /tray.

How do I remove Merriam-Webster's Unabridged English Explanatory Dictionary?

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Or, you can uninstall Merriam-Webster's Unabridged English Explanatory Dictionary 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Merriam-Webster's Unabridged English Explanatory Dictionary, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Merriam-Webster's Unabridged English Explanatory Dictionary.

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 63%
Win Vista (SP2) 6%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 62.50%
Windows 7 31.25%
Windows Vista 6.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.75%
Windows 10 Pro 12.50%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Windows 8 12.50%
Windows 8.1 12.50%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.17% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.17%
  United Kingdom 12.50%
  Egypt 4.17%
  ET 4.17%
  Indonesia 4.17%
  MW 4.17%
  Netherlands 4.17%
  Philippines 4.17%
  Pakistan 4.17%
  Singapore 4.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 25.00%
Lenovo 25.00%
Acer 8.33%
ASUS 8.33%
Samsung 8.33%
Hewlett-Packard 8.33%
Dell 8.33%
Alienware 8.33%
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About Paragon Software

Paragon Software (aquired by MicroProse) was a video games developer that released titles may platforms including the PC.
Publisher URL: www.paragon-software.com

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