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Should I remove Microsoft Office Web Apps Server 2013?

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7% remove it93% keep it
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15.0.4571.1502 58.33%
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Microsoft Office Web Apps Server 2013


Microsoft Office Web Apps Server 2013 is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 15.0.4571.1502, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The setup package generally installs about 33 files. 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 50% of users of Microsoft Office Web Apps Server 2013 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office Web Apps
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\SERVER15\Server Setup Controller\setup.exe" /uninstall WACSERVER /dll OSETUP.DLL

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Office Web Apps Server 2013

  • ImagingService.exe - Microsoft Office Service Platform (Microsoft Office Service Platform Component)
  • ImagingWatchdog.exe
  • MetricsProvider.exe
  • SandboxHost.exe
  • UlsControllerWrapper.exe
  • Microsoft.SharePoint.dll - Microsoft SharePoint Foundation (Microsoft.SharePoint)
  • Microsoft.SharePoint.Security.dll - Microsoft.SharePoint.Security
  • onetnative.dll
  • ONSrvU.dll - Microsoft OneNote Server Util (Microsoft OneNote Server Utilities)
  • msspell7.dll - Natural Language Components (Natural Language Spelling Service)
  • Microsoft.Office.Server.Diagnostics.dll - Microsoft Office Server (Microsoft.Office.Server.Diagnostics)
  • Microsoft.Office.Server.dll - Microsoft.Office.Server
  • Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.dll - Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles
  • acewdat.dll - Microsoft Office 2013 (Microsoft Access database engine Sort Tables DLL)
  • DiskCacheWatchdog.exe - Microsoft Office 2013 component
  • excelcnv.exe - Microsoft Excel
  • FarmStateReplicator.exe
  • igx.dll - Microsoft Igx
  • Microsoft.Office.Web.AgentManager.exe
  • Microsoft.Office.Web.WebOneNoteWatchdog.exe
  • Microsoft.Web.CommandUI.dll - Microsoft.Web.CommandUI
  • mso.dll
  • msptls.dll
  • oart.dll - Microsoft OfficeArt
  • oartodf.dll - Microsoft OfficeArt ODF
  • OneNoteMerge.exe
  • ProofingWatchdog.exe
  • riched20.dll - RichEdit Version 8.0
  • saext.dll
  • SpellingWcfProvider.exe
  • ULS.dll
  • uls.native.dll
  • ULSControllerService.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • Microsoft.Office.Web.AgentManager.exe runs as a service named 'Office Web Apps' (WACSM) "Controls rendering and web services for Office Web Apps".

How do I remove Microsoft Office Web Apps Server 2013?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft Office Web Apps Server 2013 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Microsoft Office Web Apps Server 2013 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 Office Web Apps Server 2013, 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 Office Web Apps Server 2013.

Win 8 83%
Win 7 (SP1) 17%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 83.33%
Windows 7 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8 16.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 16.67%
Windows 8.1 16.67%
Windows 10 Home 16.67%
Windows 8 Pro 8.33%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  France 14.29%
  Canada 14.29%
  Philippines 7.14%
  Italy 7.14%
  United Kingdom 7.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 40.00%
Hewlett-Packard 30.00%
Toshiba 10.00%
Samsung 10.00%
ASUS 10.00%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard 23-g019c 18.18%
HP ENVY dv7 Notebook PC 9.09%
ASUSTeK N55SF 9.09%
ASUSTeK ET2701I-W8 9.09%
Dell Inspiron 7720 9.09%

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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