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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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Tail for Win32


Tail for Win32 is a program developed by Siemens. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software installer includes 26 files and is usually about 835.5 KB (855,552 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 40% of users of Tail for Win32 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Sweden.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.siemens.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\tail for win32
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{87E9E897-546D-4CD6-BAC3-AF3B38FA03B4}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 835.5 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Tail for Win32

  • tail.exe (by Original author: Paul Perkins) - Tail Application (Tail for Win32)
  • ab.exe (by Apache Software Foundation) - Apache HTTP Server (ApacheBench command line utility)
  • apachemonitor.exe (by Apache Software Foundation) - Apache HTTP Server Monitor
  • apr_dbd_mysql-1.dll - Apache Portable Runtime Project (Apache Portable Runtime apr_dbd_mysql Module)
  • apr_dbd_odbc-1.dll
  • apr_dbd_oracle-1.dll - Apache Portable Runtime apr_dbd_oracle Module
  • apr_dbd_pgsql-1.dll - Apache Portable Runtime apr_dbd_pgsql Module
  • apr_dbd_sqlite3-1.dll - Apache Portable Runtime apr_dbd_sqlite3 Module
  • apr_dbm_db-1.dll - Apache Portable Runtime apr_dbm_db Module
  • apr_ldap-1.dll - Apache Portable Runtime apr_ldap Module
  • htcacheclean.exe - Apache htcacheclean command line utility
  • htdbm.exe - Apache htdbm command line utility
  • htdigest.exe - Apache htdigest command line utility
  • htpasswd.exe - Apache htpasswd command line utility
  • httpd.exe
  • httxt2dbm.exe - Apache httxt2dbm command line utility
  • libapr-1.dll - Apache Portable Runtime Library
  • libapriconv-1.dll
  • libaprutil-1.dll - Apache Portable Runtime Utility Library
  • libhttpd.dll - Apache HTTP Server Core
  • logresolve.exe - Apache logresolve command line pipe
  • rotatelogs.exe - Apache rotatelogs command line pipe
  • tailmapi.dll - TailMAPI Dynamic Link Library (TailMAPI DLL)
  • tailsmtp.dll - TailSMTP Dynamic Link Library (TailSMTP DLL)
  • wintty.exe - Apache wintty console pipe
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • httpd.exe runs as a service named 'Apache2.2' (Apache2.2) "Apache/2.2.14 (Win32)".

How do I remove Tail for Win32?

You can uninstall Tail for Win32 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 Tail for Win32, 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 Tail for Win32.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 74.00%
Windows XP 12.00%
Windows 10 12.00%
Windows Vista 2.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 32.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 14.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.00%
Windows 8 Pro 4.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.66% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 39.66%
  France 10.34%
  Sweden 6.90%
  Germany 5.17%
  Italy 5.17%
  Canada 3.45%
  Spain 3.45%
  United Kingdom 3.45%
  Turkey 3.45%
  DK 1.72%
  Croatia 1.72%
  IS 1.72%
  Japan 1.72%
  Malaysia 1.72%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 32.50%
Hewlett-Packard 22.50%
Lenovo 15.00%
Acer 5.00%
Sony 5.00%
American Megatrends 5.00%
ASUS 5.00%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 990 4.65%
Dell OptiPlex 960 4.65%
Dell Latitude E6430 2.33%
Dell Inspiron 560 2.33%
Dell Dell XPS720 2.33%
ASUSTeK K54C 2.33%

Publisher URL: www.siemens.com


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