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A way to uninstall TurboTax 2012 from your computer

This web page contains complete information on how to remove TurboTax 2012 for Windows. The Windows version was developed by Intuit, Inc. Check out here where you can read more on Intuit, Inc. Please follow if you want to read more on TurboTax 2012 on Intuit, Inc's website. Usually the TurboTax 2012 program is installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Home & Business 2012\Installer directory, depending on the user's option during setup. TurboTax 2012's entire uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Home & Business 2012\Installer\TurboTax 2012 Installer.exe /u /t /a. TurboTax 2012's primary file takes around 4.45 MB (4668360 bytes) and its name is TurboTax 2012 Installer.exe.

TurboTax 2012 is comprised of the following executables which take 4.45 MB (4668360 bytes) on disk:

  • TurboTax 2012 Installer.exe (4.45 MB)

The current page applies to TurboTax 2012 version 2012.0 only. You can find below info on other releases of TurboTax 2012:

Quite a few files, folders and registry entries can not be uninstalled when you are trying to remove TurboTax 2012 from your computer.

The files below remain on your disk by TurboTax 2012 when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\CLR_v4.0_32\UsageLogs\TurboTax 2011 Installer.exe.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\CLR_v4.0_32\UsageLogs\TurboTax 2012 Installer.exe.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\CLR_v4.0_32\UsageLogs\TurboTax 2013 Installer.exe.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\CLR_v4.0_32\UsageLogs\TurboTax 2014 Installer.exe.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\CLR_v4.0_32\UsageLogs\TurboTax 2015 Installer.exe.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\2270f22e-3ed7-45b1-aca3-bab827ea87a7\TurboTax 2011 Installer.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\4ce8fea9-97ee-4a80-82a8-1ee62a3fcf4f\TurboTax 2009 Installer.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\51f70195-1e10-4219-9a03-0ea15af4ff69\TurboTax 2015 Installer.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\715d1913-d80f-4ae8-9733-c3fcfdaa40e5\TurboTax 2014 Installer.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\a66cab86-dbdc-49d6-84ee-99b9cceb644c\TurboTax 2010 Installer.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\ec280504-7a48-45b6-9529-9a07879b617b\TurboTax 2013 Installer.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\feadb1ff-7141-450b-a233-08c43cee7ed0\TurboTax 2012 Installer.exe

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\.NETFramework\v2.0.50727\NGenService\Roots\C:/Program Files (x86)/TurboTax/Deluxe 2009/32bit/TTAX.DLL
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\.NETFramework\v2.0.50727\NGenService\Roots\C:/Program Files (x86)/TurboTax/Deluxe 2010/32bit/TTAX.DLL
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\.NETFramework\v2.0.50727\NGenService\Roots\C:/Program Files (x86)/TurboTax/Deluxe 2011/32bit/TTAX.DLL
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\.NETFramework\v2.0.50727\NGenService\Roots\C:/Program Files (x86)/TurboTax/Deluxe 2012/32bit/TTAX.DLL
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\.NETFramework\v2.0.50727\NGenService\Roots\C:/Program Files (x86)/TurboTax/Deluxe 2013/32bit/TTAX.DLL
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\.NETFramework\v2.0.50727\NGenService\Roots\C:/Program Files (x86)/TurboTax/Deluxe 2014/32bit/TTAX.DLL
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\.NETFramework\v2.0.50727\NGenService\Roots\C:/Program Files (x86)/TurboTax/Deluxe 2015/32bit/TTAX.DLL
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\.NETFramework\v2.0.50727\NGenService\Roots\C:/Program Files (x86)/TurboTax/Deluxe 2016/32bit/TTAX.DLL
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2009 Installer_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2009 Installer_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2010 Installer_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2010 Installer_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2011 Installer_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2011 Installer_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2012 Installer_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2012 Installer_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2013 Installer_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2013 Installer_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2014 Installer_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2014 Installer_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2015 Installer_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax 2015 Installer_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\TurboTax 2012

A way to uninstall TurboTax 2012 from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

TurboTax 2012 is an application released by the software company Intuit, Inc. Some people decide to erase this application. This can be difficult because performing this manually requires some skill regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE manner to erase TurboTax 2012 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to take care of your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find TurboTax 2012 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "TurboTax 2012". The TurboTax 2012 program will be found automatically. Notice that when you click TurboTax 2012 in the list , the following data about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about TurboTax 2012, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for TurboTax 2012:

  • The publisher is: www.turbotax.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Home & Business 2012\Installer\TurboTax 2012 Installer.exe /u /t /a
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall TurboTax 2012.
Uninstall TurboTax 2012

8. After uninstalling TurboTax 2012, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of TurboTax 2012 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling TurboTax 2012 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove TurboTax 2012 by Intuit, Inc from your computer, we are not saying that TurboTax 2012 by Intuit, Inc is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove TurboTax 2012 in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 11:39:11.613