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Should I remove QuickBooks Premier: Accountant Edition 2012?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,616
United States Rank #6,473
Reach 0.0221%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 28.85 days
850.94 days >
Average installed length: 447.10 days


22.0.4016.2206 9.66%
22.0.4015.2206 37.01%
22.0.4014.2206 11.49%
22.0.4012.2206 15.63%
22.0.4011.2206 0.69%
22.0.4010.2206 4.60%
22.0.4009.2206 4.37%
22.0.4008.2206 3.22%
22.0.4006.2206 0.92%
22.0.4005.2206 6.44%
22.0.4004.2206 0.23%
22.0.4001.2206 5.75%

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QuickBooks Premier: Accountant Edition 2012

What is QuickBooks Premier: Accountant Edition 2012?  (from Intuit)

No accounting knowledge necessary. Manage vendors and expenses easily - enter, track, and pay bills. Step-by-step tutorials and coaching tips show you how to create invoices, record expenses, and more. Customizable Customer, Vendor and Employee Centers allow you to quickly input, store and access key information that y...  Read more


QuickBooks Premier: Accountant Edition 2012 is a program developed by Intuit. The most used version is 22.0.4015.2206, 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 main program executable is qbw32.exe. The software installer includes 44 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 99% of users of QuickBooks Premier: Accountant Edition 2012 come from the United States, it is also popular in India and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: QuickBooks.intuit.com
Help link: www.quickbooks.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\intuit\quickbooks 2012
Uninstaller: msiexec.exe /I {25E202D1-D8E7-46AF-B4B0-157D9993A93E} UNIQUE_NAME="accountant" QBFULLNAME="QuickBooks PremieC: Accountant Edition 2012" ADDREMOVE=1 QB
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)

Program filesFiles installed by QuickBooks Premier: Accountant Edition 2012

Program executable:qbw32.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\intuit\quickbooks 2012\qbw32.exe
Additional files:
  • abmapi.DLL - QuickBooks for Windows (QuickBooks Library)
  • Accountant.DLL
  • AccountRegistersUI.DLL
  • AutoBackupEXE.exe - AutoBackupEXE MFC Application
  • BizUtil.dll
  • cindexdb.dll
  • CLRProfiler.dll
  • DatabaseManager.DLL
  • convert_stub.dll - Quicken for Windows (Quicken Convert Library)
  • cdintf.dll (by Amyuni Technologies http://www.amyuni.com) - Amyuni Common Driver Interface (Common Driver Interface DLL)
  • acfpdf.dll (by AMYUNI Technologies http://www.amyuni.com) - Amyuni Document Converter
  • acfpdfnt.dll (by AMYUNI Technologies http://www.amyuni.com) - Amyuni Document Converter User Interface
  • acfpdfu.dll
  • acfpdfuamd64.dll
  • acfpdfui.dll
  • acfpdfuia64.dll
  • acfpdfuiamd64.dll
  • acfpdfuiia64.dll
  • dbctrs9.dll (by iAnywhere Solutions) - Adaptive Server Anywhere (Adaptive Server Anywhere Performance Utility)
  • acXMLParser.dll (by Apache Software Foundation) - Xerces-C Version 2.7.0 (Shared Library for Xerces-C Version 2.7.0)
  • BopSdkRequestProcessor.dll - BopSdkRequestProcessor
  • BusinessObjectProvider.dll - BusinessObjectProvider
  • dbclrenv11.dll (by iAnywhere Solutions) - SQL Anywhere (SQL Anywhere External CLR Environment)
  • dbcon11.dll - SQL Anywhere Connection and ODBC Dialog Display
  • dbctrs11.dll - SQL Anywhere Performance Utility
  • dbextclr11.exe - iAnywhere.SAClrClassLoader
  • dbextenv11.dll - SQL Anywhere External Environment Communication
  • dbicu11.dll - SQL Anywhere International Components For Unicode
  • askforcd.exe
  • AxSHDocVw.dll
  • BackupLib.dll
  • boost_regex-vc90-mt-p-1_33.dll
  • boost_serialization-vc90-mt-1_35.dll
  • boost_serialization-vc90-mt-p-1_33.dll
  • convertible.exe
  • convertible_noAE.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • AutoBackupEXE.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Clown Company, Inc 2012 1426686855' (runs weekly on Wednesdays at 6:00 PM).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:30.69 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002843658%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00005877%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00022559%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:392,086
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:212 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove QuickBooks Premier: Accountant Edition 2012?

You can uninstall QuickBooks Premier: Accountant Edition 2012 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 QuickBooks Premier: Accountant Edition 2012, 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 QuickBooks Premier: Accountant Edition 2012.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.34%
Windows 10 19.08%
Windows Vista 5.98%
Windows XP 4.37%
Windows Server 2003 0.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 32.87%
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.32%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.79%
Windows 8.1 5.56%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.63%
Windows 10 Home 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

98.65% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 98.65%
  India 0.27%
  South Africa 0.27%
  Australia 0.14%
  Jamaica 0.14%
  Sri Lanka 0.14%
  Philippines 0.14%
  RS 0.14%
  BS 0.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 47.50%
Hewlett-Packard 28.44%
Toshiba 6.56%
Acer 5.00%
Intel 3.75%
ASUS 2.81%
Lenovo 2.19%
Sony 1.25%
Gateway 0.94%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.93%
Dell XPS 8300 3.94%
Dell OptiPlex 790 3.45%
Dell OptiPlex 3010 2.96%
Dell XPS 8500 2.96%
Dell OptiPlex 390 2.96%

About Intuit

Intuit develops financial and tax preparation software and related services for accountants, small businesses, and individuals and developes the personal finance programs Quicken and TurboTax as well as QuickBooks, a small business accounting program .
Publisher URL: www.intuit.com


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