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Should I remove Quicken WillMaker Plus 2012?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,336
United States Rank #4,706
Reach 0.0344%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 281.59 days
1276.82 days >
Average installed length: 670.87 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

Typically installed together

Quicken WillMaker Plus 2012

What is Quicken WillMaker Plus 2012?  (from Nolo)

Maker Plus lets users easily create essential documents to protect their families and their estates. Users simply launch the software, follow a simple, guided interview, and create their own Legal Will, Health Care Directives and Financial Powers of Attorney. WillMaker Plus also contains helpful personal finance and ho...  Read more


Quicken WillMaker Plus 2012 is a program developed by Nolo. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. 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 qwp.exe. The software installer includes 19 files and is usually about 34 MB (35,647,488 bytes). core_update.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 99% of users of Quicken WillMaker Plus 2012 come from the United States, it is also popular in MK and Singapore.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nolo.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\quicken willmaker plus 2012
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{2B21DAC6-647F-497F-918F-9A389EE24C1D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 34 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Quicken WillMaker Plus 2012

Program executable:qwp.exe
Name:Quicken WillMaker Plus 2012
Path:C:\Program Files\quicken willmaker plus 2012\qwp.exe
Additional files:
  • core_controls.dll - Nolo Legal Software Engine 2012 (core_controls)
  • core_engine.dll - Nolo Legal Software Engine Module
  • core_nwfview.dll
  • core_pdfgen.dll
  • core_update.dll - Web Update module
  • free nolo's online living trust.exe - Free Nolo's Online Living Trust
  • nolo web update utility.exe - Web Update utility
  • wulnch.exe - Web Update launcher
  • graphics.dll - Nolo Legal Software 2012 (Nolo legal software engine module)
  • adblockplus32.dll (by Adblock Plus) - Adblock Plus (Adblock Plus Module)
  • adblockplusengine.exe (by Eyeo GmbH) - Adblock Plus Engine
  • boost_regex-vc90-mt-1_45.dll
  • freeimage.dll (by FreeImage) - FreeImage (FreeImage library)
  • msvcm90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcp90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr90.dll
  • pdflib.dll (by PDFlib GmbH) - PDFlib for Windows (PDFlib - a library for generating PDF on the fly)
  • ssce5532.dll (by Wintertree Software) - Sentry Spelling-Checker Engine for Windows (Sentry Spelling-Checker Engine)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • adblockplus32.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Adblock Plus for IE Browser Helper Object' with the class of {FFCB3198-32F3-4E8B-9539-4324694ED664}.
Scheduled Task
  • qwp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{4CC0A1A6-18F4-4EFD-B125-40994180146C}' (runs on registration).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:77.91 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0270622071%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00782169%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.01924052%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:696,203
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:4.53 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:25.4 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Quicken WillMaker Plus 2012?

You can uninstall Quicken WillMaker Plus 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 Quicken WillMaker Plus 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 Quicken WillMaker Plus 2012.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Quicken WillMaker Plus 2012 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 79.20%
Windows Vista 8.85%
Windows 10 8.41%
Windows XP 3.54%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 57.74%
Windows 7 Professional 13.54%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.85%
Windows 10 Home 3.87%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

99.41% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 99.41%
  MK 0.08%
  Singapore 0.08%
  UA 0.08%
  Australia 0.08%
  Netherlands 0.08%
  Germany 0.08%
  Canada 0.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.59%
Hewlett-Packard 34.38%
Acer 11.74%
Toshiba 6.50%
ASUS 3.98%
Intel 1.47%
American Megatrends 0.84%
Lenovo 0.84%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 8.05%
Dell XPS 8300 4.36%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.02%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.35%
Dell Inspiron N5050 2.35%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 2.35%

About (from Nolo)

Consumers and small business owners can handle many legal matters themselves with Nolo’s do-it-yourself products, which range from online forms and software to books and eGuides.
Publisher URL: www.nolo.com


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