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Should I remove Solar Fire Gold?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #30,434
Reach 0.0026%


8.1.2 15.69%
8.1.0 1.96%
8.0.8 19.61%
8.0.7 3.92%
8.0.1 56.86%
8.0.0 1.96%

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Solar Fire Gold v8


Solar Fire Gold v8 is a program developed by Esoteric Technologies. The most used version is 8.0.1, 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 installer includes 26 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 65% of users of Solar Fire Gold come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.esotech.com.au
Help link: www.esotech.com.au/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SolarFire8\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{6ABCEA0A-4620-4C04-91C5-F8B473F13796}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Solar Fire Gold v8

  • Almutens.exe - Dignity/Almuten Editor (Almuten Editor)
  • Sfinterp.exe - Interpretations Editor
  • Partedit.exe - Arabic Parts Editor
  • Staredit.exe - Fixed Stars Editor
  • Pgdesign.exe - Page Designer (Page Designer for Solar Fire)
  • Designer.exe - Solar Fire
  • Mnuedit.exe
  • Plntrium.exe
  • Rulredit.exe
  • Solarmap.exe - Solar Maps
  • solfire.exe - Solar Fire Gold v8
  • Filefind.exe - FileFind
  • ETConv.exe
  • ETImp01.dll
  • ETUninst.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Solfire.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{2F93BC95-3DC2-44F6-A196-B964267278D9}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Solar Fire Gold?

You can uninstall Solar Fire Gold 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 Solar Fire Gold v8, 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 Solar Fire Gold.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 7 4%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.78%
Windows 10 27.45%
Windows XP 7.84%
Windows Vista 3.92%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.00%
Windows 7 Professional 18.00%
Windows 8 6.00%
Windows 8.1 6.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.00%
Windows 10 Home 6.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.15%
  United Kingdom 7.58%
  Australia 6.06%
  Brazil 4.55%
  Singapore 1.52%
  Taiwan 1.52%
  Belgium 1.52%
  Finland 1.52%
  India 1.52%
  Mexico 1.52%
  AL 1.52%
  Netherlands 1.52%
  Germany 1.52%
  Canada 1.52%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.44%
Hewlett-Packard 17.78%
ASUS 13.33%
Sony 11.11%
Toshiba 8.89%
Acer 4.44%
Intel 4.44%
Lenovo 4.44%
Sahara 2.22%
Samsung 2.22%
Apple 2.22%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 390 4.35%
Parallels Software Intern... 4.35%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.35%
Dell Inspiron 5520 4.35%
HP TouchSmart tm2 Noteboo... 4.35%
Dell Inspiron 660s 2.17%


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