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Should I remove StudioTax 2016?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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United States Rank #16,306
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VersionDistribution 5.19% 0.74% 2.96% 2.22% 14.07% 5.19% 0.74% 2.22% 1.48% 5.19% 5.19% 5.93% 8.15% 2.22% 3.70% 3.70% 11.11% 5.93% 5.19% 3.70% 2.22% 2.96%

StudioTax 2016


StudioTax 2016 is a software program developed by BHOK IT Consulting. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named CheckUpdates.exe. The setup package generally installs about 17 files. The installed file CheckUpdates.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 75% of users of StudioTax 2016 come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Sweden.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.studiotax.com
Help link: www.studiotax.com/en/support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\BHOK IT Consulting\StudioTax 2016\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{9C2FD932-CBB0-464B-B011-F1F2139A982D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by StudioTax 2016

Program executable:CheckUpdates.exe
Name:StudioTax 2016
CheckUpdates © BHOK IT Consulting, Inc, 2016
Path:C:\Program Files\BHOK IT Consulting\StudioTax 2016\CheckUpdates.exe
Additional files:
  • CheckUpdates.exe - StudioTax 2016 (CheckUpdates © BHOK IT Consulting, Inc, 2016)
  • FormsManager.dll - FormsManager
  • PrintEngine.dll - PrintEngine
  • TaxEngine.dll - TaxEngine
  • TaxEngine2015.dll - StudioTax 2015
  • TaxFormGraphics.dll - StudioTax Graphics Library
  • NativeDatabase.dll (by http://sqlite.phxsoftware.com) - System.Data.SQLite
  • StudioTax.exe
  • StudioTax.XmlSerializers.dll

How do I remove StudioTax 2016?

You can uninstall StudioTax 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 StudioTax 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 StudioTax 2016.

Win 10 77%
Win 7 (SP1) 23%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 77.04%
Windows 7 22.96%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 57.04%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.07%
Windows 10 Pro 13.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.44%
Windows 7 Professional 3.70%
Windows 8.1 3.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.37% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.37%
  Canada 24.14%
  Sweden 0.49%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 40.00%
Acer 23.64%
Dell 12.73%
ASUS 10.91%
Lenovo 5.45%
MSI 1.82%
American Megatrends 1.82%
Alienware 0.91%
Common models
Dell XPS 8500 2.78%
ASUS All Series 1.85%
ASUSTeK M32CD_A_F_K20CD_K... 1.85%
Acer Aspire E1-531 1.85%
HP 15 Notebook PC 1.85%
HP Compaq 8200 Elite SFF ... 1.85%

About (from BHOK IT Consulting)

We are a small group of software development professionals working in various areas of the high tech industry in the Ottawa area.
Publisher URL: www.studiotax.ca


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