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Should I remove Microsoft Web Publishing Wizard?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,857
United States Rank #854
Reach 0.3597%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.58 days
636.59 days >
Average installed length: 334.48 days

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Microsoft Web Publishing Wizard 1.52

What is Microsoft Web Publishing Wizard?

Web Publishing Wizard can post files and folders to any WebPost service provider. Web Publishing Wizard can post files or folders to any Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) running Microsoft Posting Acceptor, or to a server that can accept Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) Post (also called "rfc1867") file uploads.

About  (from Microsoft)

If Microsoft Content Replication System (CRS) is installed on your server, you can use Web Publishing Wizard to simultaneously post files and folders to multiple servers. Content Replication System is used in conjunction with Posting Acceptor. Web Publishing Wizard add-ons are available for CompuServe, SPRYNet, and H...  Read more


The software installer includes 32 files.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Tools
Uninstaller: RunDll32 ADVPACK.DLL,LaunchINFSection C:\windows\INF\wpie4x86.inf,WebPostUninstall

How do I remove Microsoft Web Publishing Wizard?

You can uninstall Microsoft Web Publishing Wizard 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 Web Publishing Wizard 1.52, 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 Web Publishing Wizard.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.47%
Windows Vista 19.23%
Windows XP 13.10%
Windows 10 9.16%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.16%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 16.23%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.03%
Windows 7 Professional 9.23%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.38%
Windows 8.1 3.81%

Distribution by countryGeography

87.69% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 87.69%
  Germany 3.61%
  Canada 2.96%
  United Kingdom 1.57%
  Australia 0.78%
  Netherlands 0.52%
  France 0.44%
  South Africa 0.34%
  Belgium 0.24%
  Austria 0.16%
  PR 0.14%
  Philippines 0.11%
  Ireland 0.11%
  Mexico 0.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.90%
Hewlett-Packard 32.81%
Acer 10.21%
Toshiba 7.71%
Intel 3.41%
ASUS 2.72%
American Megatrends 1.96%
Lenovo 1.07%
Gateway 0.87%
Sahara 0.85%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.91%
Dell Inspiron 530 4.97%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.59%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.09%
Dell Inspiron 560 2.48%
Dell XPS 8300 2.26%

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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