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Should I remove Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia Standard 2004?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,645
United States Rank #10,998
Reach 0.0105%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.47 days
456.29 days >
Average installed length: 239.75 days


2004 100.00%

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Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia Standard 2004


Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia Standard 2004 is a program developed by Microsoft. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 591.72 KB (605,920 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 93% of users of Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia Standard 2004 come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Costa Rica.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: support.microsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Encarta\Encarta Encyclopedia Standard Edition 2004\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{04410044-9149-45C6-A806-F2BF9CFCE762}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 591.72 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia Standard 2004

  • DW15.EXE - Microsoft Application Error Reporting
  • MOBB110.DLL - Microsoft Geography Application (Microsoft Geography Map Object)
  • ENCSPLSH.DLL - Microsoft Encarta 2004 (Microsoft Encarta 2004 Opening Screen)
  • LRMDLL.DLL - Microsoft Class Server (Microsoft Class Server Component)
  • MSSPELL3.DLL - Microsoft® Speller (Microsoft Speller DLL)
  • encarta.exe - Encarta (Microsoft Encarta 2004)
  • encartar.dll
  • encartau.dll

How do I remove Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia Standard 2004?

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Or, you can uninstall Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia Standard 2004 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 Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia Standard 2004, 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 Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia Standard 2004.

Win 7 (SP1) 38%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 39.86%
Windows XP 32.43%
Windows Vista 14.86%
Windows 8 12.84%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 31.72%
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.97%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.03%
Windows 8.1 6.90%
Windows 7 Professional 5.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.83%

Distribution by countryGeography

93.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 93.36%
  Canada 4.56%
  Costa Rica 0.41%
  India 0.41%
  Lithuania 0.41%
  Mexico 0.41%
  TZ 0.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 48.28%
Hewlett-Packard 21.55%
Acer 8.62%
Intel 5.17%
Gateway 5.17%
Toshiba 3.45%
American Megatrends 2.59%
ASUS 0.86%
Common models
Dell Computer Dimension 2... 8.33%
Dell Computer Dimension 4... 5.00%
HP G60 Notebook PC 2.50%
Dell Inspiron 580 2.50%
Dell Dimension 8400 ... 2.50%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.50%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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