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1% remove it99% keep it
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United States Rank #1,767
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12.0.6612.1000 90.74%
12.0.6425.1000 1.65%
12.0.6215.1000 0.12%
12.0.4518.1014 7.49%

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Microsoft Office Small Business 2007

What is Microsoft Office Small Business 2007?  (from Microsoft)

Microsoft Office Home and Business brings together the roles of managing a business, running a household and helping with homework. Get the benefits of all the programs you need to be productive including Microsoft Outlook 2010--so you can tackle your busy day efficiently with powerful email, scheduling and social netw...  Read more


Microsoft Office Small Business 2007 is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 12.0.6612.1000, 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. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is SaveAsPDFandXPS.exe. The software installer includes 55 files. 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 Microsoft Office Small Business 2007 come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\OFFICE12\Office Setup Controller\setup.exe" /uninstall SMALLBUSINESSR /dll OSETUP.DLL

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Office Small Business 2007

Program executable:SaveAsPDFandXPS.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\SaveAsPDFandXPS.exe
Additional files:
  • Oice.exe - Microsoft Office Isolated Converter Environment
  • DSSM.EXE - Microsoft Office Document Update Utility
  • OIS.EXE - Microsoft Office Picture Manager
  • CLVIEW.EXE - Microsoft Office Help Viewer
  • EXCEL.EXE - 2007 Microsoft Office system (Microsoft Office Excel)
  • excelcnv.exe
  • GRAPH.EXE - 2007 Microsoft Office component
  • Moc.exe - Microsoft Open XML Converter
  • MSPUB.EXE - Microsoft Office Publisher
  • MSQRY32.EXE - Microsoft Query
  • ORGCHART.EXE - Organization Chart Add-in for Microsoft Office programs
  • POWERPNT.EXE - Microsoft Office PowerPoint
  • PPCNVCOM.EXE - PowerPoint XML-Binary File Format Converter
  • PPTVIEW.EXE - Microsoft Office PowerPoint Viewer
  • VPREVIEW.EXE - Microsoft Office Visio Previewer
  • WINWORD.EXE - Microsoft Office Word
  • Wordconv.exe - Word Converter
  • CNFNOT32.EXE - Microsoft Office Outlook (Outlook Conflict Note)
  • MSTORDB.EXE - Microsoft Clip Organizer (Media Catalog Object)
  • MSTORE.EXE - Clip Organizer
  • ONENOTE.EXE - Microsoft Office OneNote
  • ONENOTEM.EXE - Microsoft Office OneNote Quick Launcher
  • SCANOST.EXE - Microsoft Office Outlook OST Integrity Check
  • SCANPST.EXE - Microsoft Personal Folders Scan/Repair Utility
  • GROOVE.EXE - Microsoft Office Groove
  • GrooveMonitor.exe - GrooveMonitor Utility
  • MSOSYNC.EXE - Microsoft Office 2010 (Microsoft Office Document Cache)
  • GrooveAuditService.exe - Groove Audit Service
  • SELFCERT.EXE - SelfCert (Create a self-signed digital certificate)
  • backappl.exe
  • GrooveClean.exe
  • GrooveMigrator.exe
  • GrooveStdURLLauncher.exe
  • IEContentService.exe
  • misc.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

5 Scheduled Tasks
  • MSACCESS.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{2F384E1C-4F43-46F4-9A7E-D1445C505480}'.
  • EXCEL.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{876EE9DB-0F5A-482E-8AC6-22E3105FE09E}' (runs on registration).
  • OUTLOOK.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{AECBC05E-0FD9-4FE1-BB74-52D6055DDC81}'.
  • WINWORD.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{5983F4DC-5421-41A5-B761-3896EAB58128}'.
  • MSOO.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{CF4FBCA5-2C7A-4F7C-AB99-30BBAAC901EA}'.
2 Services
  • GrooveAuditService.exe runs as a service named 'Microsoft Office Groove Audit Service' (Microsoft Office Groove Audit Service).
  • GROOVE.EXE runs as a service named 'Microsoft SharePoint Workspace Audit Service'.
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • MSOSYNC.EXE is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'OfficeSyncProcess' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office 2010\Office14\MSOSYNC.EXE".
  • OUTLOOK.EXE is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Microsoft Office Outlook' and executes as C:\PROGRAM FILES (X86)\MICROSOFT OFFICE\Office12\OUTLOOK.EXE.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • GrooveMonitor.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'GrooveMonitor' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office 07\Office12\GrooveMonitor.exe".
3 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • GROOVE.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Programe\Office 2007\Office12\GROOVE.EXE'.
  • ONENOTE.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Microsoft Outlook\Office12\ONENOTE.EXE'.
  • OUTLOOK.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office14\OUTLOOK.EXE'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:5.32 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001648465%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00009848%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00006637%
0.015104% average
Memory:36.8 MB
Total CPU:0.0057061626%
Kernel CPU:0.00382642%
User CPU:0.00187974%
CPU cycles/sec:8,990,844
I/O reads/min:17.53 KB
I/O writes/min:1.47 KB
Memory:1.13 MB
Total CPU:0.0001603993%
Kernel CPU:0.00010328%
User CPU:0.00005711%
CPU cycles/sec:4,048
I/O reads/min:7 Bytes

How do I remove Microsoft Office Small Business 2007?

You can uninstall Microsoft Office Small Business 2007 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 Microsoft Office Small Business 2007, 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 Microsoft Office Small Business 2007.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 10 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.96%
Windows 10 19.37%
Windows Vista 16.87%
Windows XP 7.76%
Windows Server 2003 0.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.49%
Windows 7 Professional 21.45%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.58%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.55%
Windows 10 Home 6.30%
Windows 8.1 5.20%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 73.33%
  Australia 3.51%
  Canada 2.64%
  United Kingdom 2.57%
  France 2.54%
  Germany 2.20%
  Netherlands 1.28%
  Poland 1.04%
  Italy 1.03%
  Sweden 0.81%
  Brazil 0.61%
  Belgium 0.50%
  DK 0.45%
  New Zealand 0.42%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 51.22%
Hewlett-Packard 22.48%
Toshiba 6.71%
Acer 6.54%
ASUS 4.90%
Lenovo 1.78%
Intel 1.29%
Samsung 1.12%
American Megatrends 0.49%
Sony 0.38%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.16%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.62%
Dell Inspiron 530 3.31%
Dell Dell DXP061 2.93%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.47%
Dell Dell XPS420 2.23%

About Microsoft

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Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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