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Should I remove QuickBooks Premier: Contractor Edition 2011?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #35,068
United States Rank #18,841
Reach 0.0034%


21.0.4014.904 25.37%
21.0.4013.904 22.39%
21.0.4012.904 19.40%
21.0.4011.904 5.97%
21.0.4009.904 2.99%
21.0.4008.904 2.99%
21.0.4006.904 1.49%
21.0.4005.904 1.49%
21.0.4003.904 5.97%
21.0.4001.904 11.94%

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QuickBooks Premier: Contractor Edition 2011

What is QuickBooks Premier: Contractor Edition 2011?  (from Intuit)

QuickBooks Premier Contractor offers general contractors, subcontractors, and specialty trades an easy set of accounting, estimating and other time-saving tools to meet the demands of today's contracting businesses. Use industry tools to document and track change orders, bill clients by job phase, manage subcontractor ...  Read more


QuickBooks Premier: Contractor Edition 2011 is a software program developed by Intuit. The most common release is 21.0.4014.904, 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The programs's main executable is qbw32.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 198.15 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 46 files and is usually about 612 KB (626,688 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 99% of users of QuickBooks Premier: Contractor Edition 2011 come from the United States, it is also popular in BO.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: QuickBooks.intuit.com
Help link: www.quickbooks.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\intuit\quickbooks 2011
Uninstaller: msiexec.exe /I {1D70AABC-CB59-4700-A708-EA56D1CA07B0} UNIQUE_NAME="contractor" QBFULLNAME="QuickBooks PremieC: Contractor Edition 2011" ADDREMOVE=1 QB
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 612 KB

Program filesFiles installed by QuickBooks Premier: Contractor Edition 2011

Program executable:qbw32.exe
Signed by:Intuit
Path:C:\Program Files\intuit\quickbooks 2011\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
  • dbicudt11.dll - SQL Anywhere Data for International Components For Unicode
  • dblgen11.dll - SQL Anywhere Language Strings (English)
  • 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 'The LAN 1456805352' (runs weekly on Mondays at 1:00 AM).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • AutoBackupEXE.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks 2011\AutoBackupEXE.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:198.15 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000767170%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00002908%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00004764%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:43,403,020
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:413.2 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:11.92 KB
105.02 KB average
Memory:24.03 MB
Total CPU:0.0005842467%
Kernel CPU:0.00036132%
User CPU:0.00022293%
CPU cycles/sec:779,388
I/O reads/min:331 Bytes
I/O writes/min:1.25 KB

How do I remove QuickBooks Premier: Contractor Edition 2011?

You can uninstall QuickBooks Premier: Contractor Edition 2011 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: Contractor Edition 2011, 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: Contractor Edition 2011.

Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.18%
Windows 10 22.39%
Windows Vista 10.45%
Windows XP 2.99%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.79%
Windows 7 Professional 16.42%
Windows 10 Home 11.94%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.46%
Windows 8.1 7.46%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.97%

Distribution by countryGeography

99.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 99.15%
  BO 0.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 34.55%
Dell 29.09%
ASUS 9.09%
Acer 7.27%
Lenovo 5.45%
Toshiba 3.64%
Alienware 1.82%
Sahara 1.82%
Samsung 1.82%
Intel 1.82%
Gateway 1.82%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 560 4.76%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1110t 3.17%
Dell Vostro 230 3.17%
Dell Latitude E6520 1.59%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.59%
Dell Inspiron 580 1.59%

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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