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Should I remove SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #49,749
United States Rank #30,848
Reach 0.0015%


1.0.4865 10.34%
1.0.4855 3.45%
1.0.4830 3.45%
1.0.4720 3.45%
1.0.4690 3.45%
1.0.4670 3.45%
1.0.4650 72.41%

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SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018


SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 is a software program developed by SoftMaker Software GmbH. The most common release is 1.0.4650, 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 setup package generally installs about 12 files. The installed file softmakerupdatertool.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 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 87% of users of SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.softmaker.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\softmaker freeoffice 2018
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{02B0F09C-4670-4F32-BB8A-F22606E9E320}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018

  • presentations.exe - Presentations
  • planmaker.exe - PlanMaker
  • textmaker.exe - TextMaker
  • softmakerupdatertool.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • softmakerupdatertool.exe is scheduled as a task named 'SoftMakerUpdater' (runs daily at 12:15).

How do I remove SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018?

You can uninstall SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 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 SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018, 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 SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018.

Win 10 76%
Win 7 (SP1) 24%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 75.86%
Windows 7 24.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 48.28%
Windows 10 Pro 24.14%
Windows 7 Professional 17.24%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.90%
Windows 8.1 3.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

87.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 87.23%
  Italy 4.26%
  Canada 2.13%
  Germany 2.13%
  France 2.13%
  Portugal 2.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.57%
Lenovo 14.29%
Dell 9.52%
Toshiba 9.52%
Medion 9.52%
Acer 9.52%
Apple 4.76%
Alienware 4.76%
ASUS 4.76%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite P300 5.88%
MSI MS-7693 5.88%
MEDION H81H3-EM2 5.88%
Medion E6222 5.88%
LENOVO 80E5 5.88%

About SoftMaker Software GmbH

SoftMaker Software is a software company that produces office software, SoftMaker Office is SoftMaker's flagship product, an office suite marketed to home, small business and educational users.
Publisher URL: www.softmaker.com


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