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What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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12.40.0008 100.00%

PKZIP Server for Windows 12.40.0008


PKZIP Server for Windows 12.40.0008 is a program developed by PKWARE, Inc. The main program executable is PKEvalInit.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 3.34 MB (3,504,879 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 16% of users of PKZIP Server for Windows come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pkware.com
Help link: www.pkware.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PKWARE\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{134A51EB-1BBB-4249-BAF5-494C3D186A06}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.34 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by PKZIP Server for Windows 12.40.0008

Program executable:PKEvalInit.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\PKWARE\PKEvalInit.exe
Additional files:
  • pkzipc.exe - PKZIP Server (PKZIP Server (Unicode))
  • PKEvalInit.exe

How do I remove PKZIP Server for Windows?

You can uninstall PKZIP Server for Windows 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 PKZIP Server for Windows 12.40.0008, 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 PKZIP Server for Windows.

Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 85.23%
Windows XP 9.77%
Windows 10 4.32%
Windows Vista 0.68%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 46.24%
Windows 7 Ultimate 29.84%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.57%
Windows 7 Home Premium 3.87%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.64%
Windows 10 Pro 2.05%

Distribution by countryGeography

16.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 16.42%
  Germany 8.74%
  Italy 8.10%
  MA 5.54%
  Iran 5.33%
  Netherlands 4.26%
  Belgium 3.20%
  Spain 3.20%
  India 2.99%
  Poland 2.77%
  France 2.56%
  TN 2.35%
  Turkey 1.71%
  Russia 1.49%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 32.05%
Hewlett-Packard 30.13%
Acer 16.03%
ASUS 8.33%
Samsung 3.53%
Lenovo 3.21%
Toshiba 3.21%
American Megatrends 0.64%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6540 3.06%
HP ProBook 6570b 3.06%
Dell Latitude E6520 2.55%
SIEMENS AG SIMATIC Field ... 2.55%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.04%
Dell Latitude D630 2.04%


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