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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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United States Rank #29,342
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12.00.13 3.03%
12.00.11 9.09%
12.00.10 3.03%
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12.00.06 6.06%
12.00.05 3.03%
12.00.03 3.03%
12.00.00 27.27%
11.01.07 12.12%
11.01.01 3.03%
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11.00.11 6.06%
11.00.05 3.03%
11.00.00 3.03%
10.05.09 6.06%
9.8.10 3.03%
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Start Stop Universal Transcription System


Start Stop Universal Transcription System is a program developed by HTH Engineering, Inc. The most used version is 12.00.00, 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 is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The software installer includes 22 files and is usually about 36.67 MB (38,454,900 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 90% of users of Start Stop Universal Transcription System come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Sweden.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.StartStop.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\HTH Engineering, Inc\Start Stop Universal Transcription System
Uninstaller: "C:\windows\Start Stop Universal Transcription System\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\HTH Engineering, Inc\Start Stop Universal Transcription Syst
Estimated size: 36.67 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Start Stop Universal Transcription System

  • StartStopV12.exe - StartStop Universal Transcription System
  • StartStopV9.exe
  • Asoedmms.ocx (by MultiMedia Soft) - Active Sound Editor ActiveX Control Module
  • NCrypto10.dll (by Nickellie) - Nickellie Encryption Toolkit 2003 (NCrypto10 DLL)
  • appface.dll (by Matinsoft) - AppFace UI Development Kits (AppFace User Interface Development Kits)
  • ssmask.dll (by Infragistics) - Infragistics Masked Edit (ssmask)
  • IGPrint.dll (by Infragistics) - Infragistics, Inc. (IGPrint)
  • TrueUpdateClient.exe - TrueUpdate Client
  • KillSSU12.exe - KILLSSU
  • NETSock10.ocx (by Nickellie) - NETSock (Encrypted Socket Control)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • NCrypto10.dll added as a content menu within Windows Explorer with the class {C9F7674A-1D00-484b-937C-8418587F6D10}.
Scheduled Task
  • StartStopV12.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F441B3FA-2616-48E8-AC3A-217857CB564B}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • TrueUpdateClient.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Matrix Games\Hannibal Rome and Carthage\update.exe'.

How do I remove Start Stop Universal Transcription System?

You can uninstall Start Stop Universal Transcription System 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 Start Stop Universal Transcription System, 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 Start Stop Universal Transcription System.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.55%
Windows 10 36.36%
Windows XP 6.06%
Windows Vista 3.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.42%
Windows 10 Home 15.15%
Windows 8.1 12.12%
Windows 7 Professional 9.09%
Windows 8 6.06%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.38%
  United Kingdom 3.85%
  Sweden 1.92%
  GD 1.92%
  Canada 1.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 42.86%
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Toshiba 14.29%
Acer 7.14%
Sony 3.57%
ASUS 3.57%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L645 3.33%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 3.33%
Gateway SX2801 3.33%
Dell OptiPlex 9010 3.33%
Dell OptiPlex 380 3.33%
Dell Inspiron 5535 3.33%


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