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Should I remove SoftMaker Office 2016?

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 #16,765
United States Rank #14,252
Reach 0.0152%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.09 days
592.60 days >
Average installed length: 311.37 days


16.0.3834 17.39%
16.0.3829 0.33%
16.0.3815 4.68%
16.0.3810 0.67%
16.0.3809 5.02%
16.0.3799 0.33%
16.0.3789 14.72%
16.0.3769 1.00%
16.0.3764 11.04%
16.0.3749 7.02%
16.0.3729 4.68%
16.0.3717 1.00%
16.0.3714 5.35%
16.0.3699 5.35%
16.0.3669 16.39%
16.0.3664 4.68%
16.0.2811 0.33%

Other programs by SoftMaker Software GmbH

SoftMaker Office 2016


SoftMaker Office 2016 is a program developed by SoftMaker Software GmbH. The most used version is 16.0.3834, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. In the Mozilla Firefox browser, it will add an add-on. The software installer includes 31 files and is usually about 609.73 KB (624,364 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 52% of users of SoftMaker Office 2016 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.softmaker.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\documents\softmaker\bullets
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{8EBB8452-274B-465D-8324-00B0832FBB05}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 609.73 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SoftMaker Office 2016

  • planmaker.exe - PlanMaker
  • presentations.exe - Presentations
  • textmaker.exe - TextMaker
  • basicmaker.exe - BasicMaker
  • thunderbird_setup-de.exe (by Mozilla) - Thunderbird
  • {e2fda1a4-762b-4020-b5ad-a41df1933103}.xpi
  • usbstick.exe
  • [email protected]
  • smash.exe - Smash
  • [email protected]
  • [email protected]
  • [email protected]
  • thunderbird_setup-en.exe (by Mozilla)
  • eqnedt32.exe (by Design Science) - Formeleditor für TextMaker
  • dlgdsn32.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • smash.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SMASH' and executes as "C:\Program Files\SoftMaker FreeOffice 2016\smash.exe".

How do I remove SoftMaker Office 2016?

You can uninstall SoftMaker Office 2016 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 Office 2016, 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 Office 2016.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by SoftMaker Office 2016 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 10 75%
Win XP 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 74.58%
Windows 7 24.41%
Windows Vista 0.67%
Windows XP 0.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 36.36%
Windows 10 Pro 27.61%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.44%
Windows 7 Professional 9.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.38%
Windows 8.1 4.38%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.15%
  Germany 28.76%
  United Kingdom 2.69%
  Austria 2.42%
  Netherlands 2.15%
  France 1.61%
  Italy 1.34%
  Switzerland 1.08%
  Brazil 0.81%
  Spain 0.81%
  Canada 0.81%
  Singapore 0.54%
  Belgium 0.54%
  Norway 0.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.64%
Acer 20.47%
Dell 18.13%
ASUS 13.45%
Medion 8.19%
Lenovo 7.02%
Toshiba 2.92%
MSI 1.75%
Intel 1.75%
American Megatrends 1.75%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.00%
Dell XPS 8700 3.33%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 1.67%
Acer Aspire X3900 1.67%
Dell XPS 8900 1.67%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.67%

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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