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Should I remove UFile 2012?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,627
United States Rank #28,633
Reach 0.0220%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 165.60 days
882.59 days >
Average installed length: 463.73 days


16.22.0000 13.13%
16.21.0000 15.90%
16.20.0000 42.17%
16.16.0000 6.22%
16.12.0000 13.13%
16.11.0000 2.53%
16.10.0000 3.00%
16.01.0000 3.92%

Typically installed together

UFile 2012

What is UFile 2012?  (from Logiciel Dr Tax Software)

UFile has more than a decade of experience serving Canadian taxpayers. Dr Tax Software, developer of UFile has been producing professional tax software for more than 22 years. The tax engine found in UFile is the same one used in Dr Tax’s professional tax product for personal returns. Dr Tax Software is a Canadian-owne...  Read more


UFile 2012 is a software program developed by Logiciel Dr Tax Software. The most common release is 16.20.0000, 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 primary executable is named Ufile.exe. The setup package generally installs about 22 files and is usually about 63.23 MB (66,306,291 bytes). The installed file ubxupdater.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 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 87% of users of UFile 2012 come from Canada, it is also popular in the United States and Mexico.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ufile.ca
Help link: www.drtax.ca/en/UFile/contact-us/contact-us.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\UFile 2012\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{AF54F043-62F9-47AB-A2B2-795CD1EA4C56}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 63.23 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by UFile 2012

Program executable:Ufile.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\UFile 2012\Ufile.exe
Additional files:
  • DtHtmlLabelDll.dll - DtHtmlLabelDll Dynamic Link Library (DtHtmlLabelDll DLL)
  • DtMaskEdit.dll - DtMaskEdit Dynamic Link Library (DtMaskEdit DLL)
  • DTWInf.exe - Dr Tax System Info
  • DTW9.dll - UFile-ImpôtExpert
  • UBX1.dll
  • ubx5.dll
  • ubxAbe.dll
  • UbxDiagnostics.dll
  • UbxFlat.dll
  • ubxUtil.dll
  • Ufile.exe
  • ubxupdater.exe - DTUpdater (Updater)
  • ubxres.dll - UFile
  • IDAutomationDMATRIX6.DLL (by IDAutomation.com) - DataMatrix Encoder Module - www.IDAutomation.com
  • VIC32.DLL (by Catenary Systems) - Victor Image Processing Library (Victor 32-bit Library)
  • pdflib.dll (by PDFlib GmbH) - PDFlib for Windows (PDFlib - a library for generating PDF on the fly)
  • TBarCode6.ocx (by TEC-IT Datenverarbeitung GmbH (www.tec-it.com) Wagnerstr. 6, A-4400 Steyr, AUSTRIA [email protected] p: +43 (7252) 72720 f: +43 (7252) 72720-77) - TBarCode OCX
  • MRQ_R4S001D12.dll (by Gouvernement du Québec) - R4BAA (Bibliothèque d'impression du formulaire TPF-1.U)
  • dtwsmtp.exe
  • ECLActiveX.ocx
  • ub1x3_12.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Ufile.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{93B388E9-BC58-491B-9A28-5277E8C42980}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove UFile 2012?

You can uninstall UFile 2012 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 UFile 2012, 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 UFile 2012.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.13%
Windows 10 16.59%
Windows Vista 9.45%
Windows XP 7.83%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.99%
Windows 7 Professional 8.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.83%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.68%
Windows 10 Home 4.15%

Distribution by countryGeography

87.36% of installs come from Canada
Which countries install it?
  Canada 87.36%
  United States 11.06%
  Mexico 0.68%
  Singapore 0.23%
  Taiwan 0.23%
  India 0.23%
  Japan 0.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.61%
Dell 22.10%
Acer 21.74%
ASUS 5.43%
Toshiba 3.99%
Intel 2.54%
American Megatrends 2.54%
Samsung 1.45%
Sahara 1.09%
Lenovo 0.72%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.75%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.13%
HP G60 Notebook PC 3.13%
Dell XPS 8300 3.13%
Acer Aspire X3400 3.13%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 2.50%

Publisher URL: www.drtax.ca


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