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Should I remove Microsoft Windows Journal Viewer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,968
United States Rank #5,630
Reach 0.0509%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.29 days
126.51 days >
Average installed length: 66.47 days


1.5.2316.3 0.60%
1.5.2316.0 45.52%
1.5.2315.3 52.69%
1.5.2315.0 1.20%

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Microsoft Windows Journal Viewer

What is Microsoft Windows Journal Viewer?  (from Microsoft)

The Windows Journal Viewer version 1.5 makes it possible for you to view notes and templates that were created in Microsoft Windows Journal on the Tablet PC. Windows Journal is a program that you can use on a tablet computer to take, organize, and mark up handwritten notes. You can view notes and templates in Windows J...  Read more


Microsoft Windows Journal Viewer is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 1.5.2315.3, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is _C68C351F090F4EF39AFB6B7B54014C9E.exe. The setup package is about 5.57 MB (5,841,920 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 66% of users of Microsoft Windows Journal Viewer come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: support.microsoft.com/kb/816091
Installation folder: C:\Windows\Installer\{43DCF766-6838-4F9A-8C91-D92DA586DFA8}
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{43DCF766-6838-4F9A-8C91-D92DA586DFA7}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 5.57 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Windows Journal Viewer

Program executable:_C68C351F090F4EF39AFB6B7B54014C9E.exe
Name:InstallShield Developer

How do I remove Microsoft Windows Journal Viewer?

You can uninstall Microsoft Windows Journal Viewer 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 Windows Journal Viewer, 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 Windows Journal Viewer.

Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 58.25%
Windows 7 32.60%
Windows 10 5.67%
Windows Vista 3.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 58.05%
Windows 7 Professional 15.59%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.87%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.79%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.56%
Windows 7 Enterprise 1.64%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.27% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.27%
  United Kingdom 4.48%
  Canada 3.67%
  Italy 3.45%
  Australia 2.06%
  Netherlands 2.06%
  Spain 1.69%
  Belgium 1.47%
  Israel 1.10%
  France 0.96%
  India 0.88%
  Sweden 0.81%
  Saudi Arabia 0.73%
  Hungary 0.73%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.94%
Intel 18.11%
Hewlett-Packard 13.94%
American Megatrends 9.13%
Sahara 4.49%
ASUS 4.33%
Acer 3.21%
Toshiba 1.76%
Lenovo 0.64%
Samsung 0.64%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6520 14.84%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.12%
Dell OptiPlex 390 2.12%
Dell OptiPlex 990 2.12%

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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