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27% remove it73% keep it
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PC Magazine QuickAssociation

What is PC Magazine QuickAssociation?  (from Ziff Davis Media)

QuickAssociation, our latest premium utility, gives you the power to control which application launches when you double-click on a file, by letting you easily change your file associations in Windows. It also has the ability to lock down these settings in Windows, thereby preventing any other programs from messing up y...  Read more


PC Magazine QuickAssociation is a software program developed by Ziff Davis Media. 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 primary executable is named quickassociation.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 12.84 MB (13,467,547 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 95% of users of PC Magazine QuickAssociation come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,1639076,00.asp
Help link: www.pcmag.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PC Magazine Utilities\QuickAssociation\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\PC Magazine Utilities\QuickAssociation\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 12.84 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PC Magazine QuickAssociation

Program executable:quickassociation.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\pc magazine utilities\quickassociation\quickassociation.exe
Additional files:
  • Launcher.exe - QuickAssociation
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Uninstaller)
  • ExportReg.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • unins000.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Lavalys\EVEREST Home Edition\unins000.exe'.

How do I remove PC Magazine QuickAssociation?

You can uninstall PC Magazine QuickAssociation 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 PC Magazine QuickAssociation, 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 PC Magazine QuickAssociation.

Win XP 43%
Win Server 2003 14%
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 42.86%
Windows 7 42.86%
Windows Server 2003 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 57.14%
Windows 7 Professional 28.57%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

95.24% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 95.24%
  Germany 4.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 40.00%
MSI 20.00%
Lenovo 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Common models
MSI MS-7589 20.00%
LENOVO 3129B2G 20.00%
HP xw4400 Workstation 20.00%
Dell Inspiron 580 20.00%
Dell Dimension 8400 ... 20.00%

About Ziff Davis Media

Ziff Davis is a publisher and Internet company that has primarily published computer and technology related magazines, and its growing number of websites, spun off from its magazines, have established Ziff Davis as an Internet Information company.
Publisher URL: www.ziffdavis.com


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