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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #22,332
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 281.86 days

Speech Support


Speech Support is a program developed by LEC. The software installer includes 14 files and is usually about 26.15 MB (27,425,423 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 32% of users of Speech Support come from Germany, it is also popular in Italy and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Windows\Lhsp
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\SpeechUninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 26.15 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Speech Support

  • ttsSPEwr.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft IE Object Wrapper Sample Control
  • ttsFRFwr.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft IE Object Wrapper Control Sample
  • ttsGEDwr.dll
  • ttsITIwr.dll
  • ttsPTBwr.dll
  • ttsRURwr.dll
  • TTSDCT60.DLL (by Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products) - L&H TTS SDK (Text-to-Speech TTS Dictionary Engine)
  • ttsDUNwr.dll
  • ttsENGwr.dll
  • ttsjpjwr.dll
  • ttsKOKwr.dll
  • TTSMGR60.DLL (by Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products) - TTS32 SDK for Windows 95 / Windows NT (TTS32 Manager for SDK)
  • VEKCTL50.DLL - VEK (L&H Customized Edit Window - 32 bit)
  • VEKCTL50REG.DLL (by L&H) - L&H VekCtl50Reg (VekCtl50Reg)

How do I remove Speech Support?

You can uninstall Speech Support 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 Speech Support, 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 Speech Support.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.01%
Windows 10 29.64%
Windows XP 4.89%
Windows Vista 4.32%
Windows Server 2003 0.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.87%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.14%
Windows 7 Professional 12.77%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.53%
Windows 10 Home 5.81%
Windows 10 Pro 5.22%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.53% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 31.53%
  Italy 13.43%
  United States 12.12%
  France 8.32%
  Spain 5.26%
  Colombia 3.80%
  Ecuador 2.77%
  Brazil 2.04%
  Mexico 1.61%
  Austria 1.61%
  DZ 1.31%
  Peru 1.31%
  Belgium 1.17%
  Argentina 1.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.94%
Acer 21.39%
Dell 11.39%
ASUS 10.83%
Medion 9.72%
Samsung 5.56%
American Megatrends 4.44%
Toshiba 3.06%
Lenovo 2.50%
Intel 1.94%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.82%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.76%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 4.23%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 4.23%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 3.17%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.65%


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