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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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VersionDistribution 33.33% 66.67%

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Shipping Assistant 3.8

What is Shipping Assistant?  (from United States Postal Service)

Easily access labels and forms for a variety of domestic and international shipments. Check delivery status and request Package Pickup directly from the app.
Import addresses and label data from other accounts (like eBay®).


Shipping Assistant 3.8 is a software program developed by United States Postal Service. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 44 files and is usually about 542.17 KB (555,185 bytes). The installed file Microsoft.ApplicationBlocks.Updater.ActivationProcessors.dll 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 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 98% of users of Shipping Assistant come from the United States, it is also popular in PR and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.usps.com
Help link: www.usps.com/shippingassistant/welcome.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\USPS\Shipping Assistant\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{15C77FC3-8137-4A5E-8F81-F559045DD6B0}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 542.17 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Shipping Assistant 3.8

  • Interop.WindowsInstaller.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'WindowsInstaller'.
  • Microsoft.ApplicationBlocks.Updater.ActivationProcessors.dll (by Microsoft)
  • Microsoft.ApplicationBlocks.Updater.dll (by Microsoft)
  • Microsoft.ApplicationBlocks.Updater.Downloaders.dll - Downloaders
  • PostApplicationExitActivationProcess.exe - Bluebricks: UAB (ApplicationUpdater)

How do I remove Shipping Assistant?

You can uninstall Shipping 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Shipping Assistant 3.8, 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 Shipping Assistant.

Win 7 (SP1) 69%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.37%
Windows Vista 12.04%
Windows XP 10.19%
Windows 10 7.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 46.30%
Windows 7 Professional 18.52%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.11%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.19%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.56%
Windows 10 Home 2.78%

Distribution by countryGeography

98.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 98.42%
  PR 0.53%
  Germany 0.53%
  Canada 0.53%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 41.25%
Dell 38.75%
Acer 10.00%
ASUS 5.00%
Gateway 2.50%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 570 4.04%
Dell Dimension XPS ... 2.02%
HP Compaq 6005 Pro MT PC 2.02%
Dell OptiPlex 380 2.02%
Dell Latitude E5520 2.02%
Dell Studio XPS 9100 2.02%


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