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Should I remove Pastel Payroll - South Africa?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
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Reach 0.0023%


15.0.5 2.22%
15.0.2 2.22%
14.1.14 4.44%
14.1.10 4.44%
14.1.6 4.44%
14.1.4 4.44%
14.1.2 8.89%
14.0.10 24.44%
14.0.8 4.44%
14.0.5 4.44%
14.0.3 6.67%
14.0.0 8.89%
13.0.12 11.11%
13.0.8 2.22%
13.0.6 6.67%

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Pastel Payroll - South Africa


Pastel Payroll - South Africa is a software program developed by Sage Pastel Payroll & HR. The most common release is 14.0.10, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The setup package generally installs about 25 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 86% of users of Pastel Payroll - South Africa come from South Africa, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pastelpayroll.co.za
Help link: www.pastelpayroll.co.za/Pastel-Payroll-Software-Support-Consulting.asp
Installation folder: C:\Payroll\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{7F5ECCC1-F224-4609-B23E-F32EC31A92C4}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Pastel Payroll - South Africa

  • EXPORT.EXE - Export32
  • CountryDownloader.exe - Sage Pastel Download Manager
  • PAYROLL.exe - Sage Pastel Payroll & HR
  • FormsDesigner2005.exe (by Pastel Software) - Forms Designer 2005
  • BICPayroll.exe (by Alchemex (Pty) Ltd) - BIC Payroll 2007
  • Formsdesigner.exe (by Pastel Software) - Forms Designer
  • PasRepLaunch.exe - ReportLauncher
  • BICPayDash.exe (by Alchemex (Pty) Ltd) - Alchemex
  • PLCONFIG.exe (by Alchemex (PTY) LTD) - PLCONFIG
  • PLMAINT.exe
  • REGADDIN.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PAYROLL.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{4100D7CA-D481-4685-8492-76E3A68B43EB}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Pastel Payroll - South Africa?

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Or, you can uninstall Pastel Payroll - South Africa 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Pastel Payroll - South Africa, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Pastel Payroll - South Africa.

Win 10 49%
Win XP 4%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 48.89%
Windows 7 46.67%
Windows XP 4.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 26.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro 15.56%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 15.56%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.11%
Windows 10 Pro 8.89%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 4.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

85.71% of installs come from South Africa
Which countries install it?
  South Africa 85.71%
  United States 14.29%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.47%
Acer 23.53%
Hewlett-Packard 17.65%
Lenovo 11.76%
Toshiba 8.82%
Samsung 2.94%
Intel 2.94%
American Megatrends 2.94%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 3543 5.00%
HP ProBook 4540s 5.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite C50-C 2.50%
NEC Express5800/T110f-E [... 2.50%
MSI MS-7817 2.50%
LENOVO 80E5 2.50%


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