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Should I remove PayneGroup Metadata Assistant?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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5.0.1604.2112 11.76%
5.0.1507.2409 5.88%
3.1.1210.0107 5.88%
3.1.1207.1009 5.88%
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3.1.1105.1709 5.88%
3.1.1104.1907 17.65%
3.1.1103.3113 5.88%
3.1.1010.2212 5.88%
3.1.1009.2208 11.76%
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PayneGroup Metadata Assistant


PayneGroup Metadata Assistant is a software program developed by PayneGroup. The most common release is 3.1.1104.1907, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 39 files and is usually about 12.55 MB (13,160,468 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 93% of users of PayneGroup Metadata Assistant come from the United States, it is also popular in Hong Kong and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.payneconsulting.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Payne Consulting Group\Metadata Assistant 3\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{84AEC07D-C4E5-4AC2-A47A-B3403C13D154}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 12.55 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by PayneGroup Metadata Assistant

  • MA3eDocsIntegration.dll - Metadata Assistant 3 (Metadata Assistant 3 eDocs Integration)
  • MA3ExcelAddIn.dll - Metadata Assistant 3 Excel Add-In
  • MA3ExcelSA.exe - Metadata Assistant 3 Excel Stand Alone
  • MA3Inst.dll - Metadata Assistant 3 Installation Helper
  • MA3OutlookAddIn.dll - Metadata Assistant 3 Outlook Add-In
  • MA3PDFSA.exe - Metadata Assistant 3 PDF Stand Alone
  • MA3PPTAddIn.dll - Metadata Assistant 3 PowerPoint Add-In
  • MA3PPTSA.exe - Metadata Assistant 3 PowerPoint Stand Alone
  • MA3WordAddIn.dll - Metadata Assistant 3 Word Add-In
  • MA3WordSA.exe - Metadata Assistant 3 Word Stand Alone
  • PcgPDF.dll (by VeryPDF PDF Tools COM (http://www.verypdf.com)) - VeryPDF PDF Tools COM (http://www.verypdf.com)
  • HHActiveX.dll (by Adobe) - Adobe RoboHelp HTML 8 (HHActiveX Control DLL)
  • wdrl10a.dll - wdrl10a Module
  • pdfsdk.dll

How do I remove PayneGroup Metadata Assistant?

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Or, you can uninstall PayneGroup Metadata Assistant 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 PayneGroup Metadata Assistant, 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 PayneGroup Metadata Assistant.

Win 7 (SP1) 88%
Win 10 12%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 88.24%
Windows 10 11.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 52.94%
Windows 7 Enterprise 35.29%
Windows 10 Pro 11.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.59%
  Hong Kong 3.70%
  Canada 3.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 47.06%
Lenovo 29.41%
Hewlett-Packard 11.76%
Acer 5.88%
Toshiba 5.88%
Common models
LENOVO 24384CU 6.25%
LENOVO 0967B5U 6.25%
HP Compaq 8100 Elite SFF ... 6.25%
Dell OptiPlex 960 6.25%
Dell OptiPlex 780 6.25%
Dell OptiPlex 740 6.25%


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