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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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United States Rank #9,078
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Average installed length: 203.77 days

WORDsearch Basic

What is WORDsearch Basic?  (from LifeWay)

WORDsearch Basic is a free entry-level Bible software platform for anyone who desires to read and study God's Word. WORDsearch Basic doesn't include some of the more advanced bells and whistles you'll find in the paid version of WORDsearch 10 , but you'll find that it does a lot! It has even been described as “easy to ...  Read more


WORDsearch Basic is a software program developed by LifeWay. 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 setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 13.56 MB (14,215,158 bytes). 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 88% of users of WORDsearch Basic come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.lifeway.com
Help link: www.wordsearchbible.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WORDsearch Basic 10\
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{DBFD41DF-B7D3-435F-B9BE-946AC257FBD5}\WSB10setup.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 13.56 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WORDsearch Basic

  • Restart.exe
  • UpgradeToWS10.exe (by WORDsearch Corp) - UpgradeToWS10
  • WORDsearchBasic.exe (by WORDsearch Corp)
  • InstallUtils.dll
  • KillIV.exe
  • stopzs.exe
  • USP10.DLL (by Microsoft) - Microsoft(R) Uniscribe Unicode script processor (Uniscribe Unicode script processor)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • WORDsearchBasic.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E8A152D2-83A8-4902-9446-4B9BD9570FAE}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove WORDsearch Basic?

You can uninstall WORDsearch Basic 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 WORDsearch Basic, 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 WORDsearch Basic.

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 49.84%
Windows 10 41.69%
Windows Vista 4.56%
Windows XP 3.91%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.37%
Windows 10 Home 16.34%
Windows 8.1 14.38%
Windows 7 Professional 11.76%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.56%
Windows 10 Pro 4.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

87.70% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 87.70%
  Canada 2.25%
  United Kingdom 1.84%
  Australia 1.43%
  India 0.82%
  Philippines 0.82%
  South Africa 0.61%
  Switzerland 0.41%
  France 0.41%
  GD 0.41%
  Mexico 0.41%
  New Zealand 0.41%
  TT 0.41%
  VI 0.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.74%
Dell 25.66%
Toshiba 13.27%
Acer 11.95%
Lenovo 9.73%
ASUS 2.21%
Intel 1.77%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 660 2.61%
Dell Inspiron 3847 2.61%
Hewlett-Packard 500-259 2.61%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.61%
Dell Inspiron 660s 1.96%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 1.96%

About (from LifeWay)

LifeWay Christian Resources is one of the world's largest providers of Christian products and services, including Bibles, Bible studies, research, church music and supplies, and digital services.
Publisher URL: www.lifeway.com


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