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Should I remove Powerword 2007?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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VersionDistribution 14.29% 28.57% 42.86% 14.29%

Powerword 2007


Powerword 2007 is a software program developed by Kingsoft. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 setup package generally installs about 39 files. The installed file update.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 64% of users of Powerword 2007 come from the United States, it is also popular in Singapore and Hong Kong.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.kingsoft.com
Help link: support.kingsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Kingsoft\Powerword 2007\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Kingsoft\Powerword 2007\unins000.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by Powerword 2007

  • toTTSEngine50.dll - TTS 5.0 for Kingsoft Powerword (Interface of TTS 5 for Kingsoft Powerword)
  • ITextOut.dll - Kingsoft Text Output Service
  • Grabgdip.dll - Kingsoft PowerWord 2007 (Grabgdip Module)
  • KAVPassport.dll - Kingsoft Online Service (Kingsoft Online Passport Support)
  • NormGrab.dll - Kingsoft PowerWord 2005 (Powerword Normal Grab Plugin)
  • xdict.exe
  • XdictGrb.dll - Kingsoft PowerWord 2006 (Powerword Grab Word Proxy)
  • xdictPassport.dll
  • DBCore10.dll - Kingsoft PowerWord2007 (PowerWord Database Engine)
  • DictionaryManager.dll - DictionaryManager Module
  • doshow.dll - doshow
  • newword.dll - NewWordEngine DLL
  • NewWord.exe - newword
  • ScrollWord.exe - Kingsoft ScrollWord
  • update.exe - Powerword Update
  • XFavHist.dll - XFavHist Module
  • xfile.dll - xfile
  • Xml2Xdata.dll - Xml2Xdata Module
  • Update1252.dll - Powerword Update
  • Update932.dll
  • Update950.dll
  • SNProber.dll - SNProber Module
  • KSSetting.exe - Kingsoft PowerWord & FastAIT Config Tool
  • KPic10.dll
  • GBTOB5.dll
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • AccountActivate.dll
  • check.dll
  • Cjktl32.dll
  • Cjktl95.dll
  • ITTSEngine.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • xdict.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'powerword 2007' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Kingsoft\Powerword 2007\xdict.exe" -s -nosplash.
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • xdict.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Kingsoft\Powerword 2007\xdict.exe'.
  • update.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Kingsoft\Powerword 2007\update.exe'.

How do I remove Powerword 2007?

You can uninstall Powerword 2007 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 Powerword 2007, 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 Powerword 2007.

Win Vista (SP2) 43%
Win XP 14%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 42.86%
Windows 7 42.86%
Windows XP 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 33.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.64%
  Singapore 18.18%
  Hong Kong 9.09%
  United Kingdom 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 33.33%
Samsung 16.67%
Dell 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Common models
HP-Pavilion AY691AA-ABA p... 25.00%
MSI MS-7821 25.00%
Samsung SR700 25.00%
Acer Aspire X5900 25.00%

About (from Kingsoft Corp.)

Kingsoft Office is a software development company headquartered in Hong Kong, which focus on office software containing the three essential office applications: Kingsoft Writer, Kingsoft Presentation and Kingsoft Spreadsheets.
Publisher URL: www.kingsoftstore.com


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