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What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,694
United States Rank #19,007
Reach 0.0283%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 27.05 days
797.84 days >
Average installed length: 419.20 days


2009 100.00%

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Microsoft Student with Encarta Premium 2009

What is Microsoft Student with Encarta Premium 2009?  (from Microsoft)

Microsoft Student with Encarta includes a wide range of tools and resources for students. It can help you with your math homework and your foreign language studies. Encarta combines the resources of its award-winning encyclopedia with a variety of research and learning tools to deliver a complete reference resource f...  Read more


Microsoft Student with Encarta Premium 2009 is a software program developed by Microsoft. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The setup package generally installs about 21 files and is usually about 3.01 MB (3,152,333 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 29% of users of Microsoft Student with Encarta Premium 2009 come from Philippines, it is also popular in the United States and India.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: support.microsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Student\Microsoft Student with Encarta Premium 2009 DVD\ENCARTA.EXE
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{09041881-2C94-4A67-8E55-8483C019C7D2}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.01 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Student with Encarta Premium 2009

  • ENCSET.EXE - Microsoft Encarta (Microsoft Encarta EncSet)
  • CONTENTUPDATEDOWNLOADER.EXE - Microsoft Encarta Content Update Downloader
  • CUSTSAT.DLL - custsat
  • EDICT.EXE - Microsoft Encarta Dictionaries
  • ENCARTA.EXE - Encarta (Microsoft Encarta)
  • ENCSPLSH.DLL - Microsoft Encarta Opening Screen
  • ESBSI.EXE - Encarta Search Bar Show Instruction
  • GEOCOMP.DLL - Microsoft Encarta GeoComp
  • itircl54.dll - Microsoft (R) Infotech Technology Library (Microsoft® InfoTech IR Local DLL)
  • MICROSOFT.ENCARTA.BTREE.DLL - Microsoft Encarta BTree Library
  • MICROSOFT.ENCARTA.FGSEARCH.DLL - Microsoft Encarta Search
  • MICROSOFT.ENCARTA.QUICKMATCHINTEROP.DLL - Microsoft Encarta Quick Match Interop
  • MICROSOFT.ENCARTA.SEARCH.DLL - Microsoft Encarta Search Library
  • MICROSOFT.ENCARTA.UTILITY.DLL - Microsoft Encarta Utilities
  • MOBB200.DLL - Microsoft MapPoint Application (Microsoft MapPoint Map Object)
  • msitss.dll - Microsoft(R) Infotech Information Storage System Library (Microsoft® InfoTech Storage System Library)
  • MSSPELL3.DLL - Natural Language Components (Microsoft Speller)
  • QMLISTUI.DLL - Microsoft Encarta Quickmatch list user interface module

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • EDICT.EXE is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'L09EXLRD_4377388' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Student\Microsoft Student con Encarta Premium 2009 DVD\EDICT.EXE" -m.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:24.04 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0040328041%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00103199%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00300081%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:57,186
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:2.61 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:65 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Microsoft Student with Encarta Premium 2009?

You can uninstall Microsoft Student with Encarta Premium 2009 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 Student with Encarta Premium 2009, 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 Student with Encarta Premium 2009.

Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.75%
Windows 10 30.29%
Windows XP 5.20%
Windows Vista 3.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 32.43%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.77%
Windows 7 Professional 8.11%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.23%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.05%
Windows 10 Home 3.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.87% of installs come from Philippines
Which countries install it?
  Philippines 28.87%
  United States 19.76%
  India 6.19%
  GH 3.61%
  United Kingdom 3.44%
  Canada 2.75%
  Australia 2.41%
  Iran 2.23%
  NG 1.72%
  South Africa 1.37%
  TZ 1.20%
  United Arab Emirates 1.03%
  Indonesia 1.03%
  KE 1.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.32%
Acer 27.06%
Dell 16.71%
ASUS 8.22%
Toshiba 7.43%
Lenovo 5.31%
Samsung 3.71%
American Megatrends 0.53%
Common models
Acer Aspire 4736Z 2.91%
ASUS All Series 2.43%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 2.43%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.43%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 2.43%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.43%

About Microsoft

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Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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