TurboTax 2012 TurboTax 2012

A guide 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.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Intuit\TurboTax
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Intuit\TurboTax

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall TurboTax 2012:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Intuit\TurboTax\TY12\PER\MSI\WinPerFedFormset.msi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Intuit\TurboTax\TY12\PER\MSI\WinPerReleaseEngine.msi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Intuit\TurboTax\TY12\PER\MSI\WinPerTaxSupport.msi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Intuit\TurboTax\TY12\PER\MSI\wrapper.msi
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\common-utility.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\DeleteTempPrintFiles.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\er.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\IKVM.OpenJDK.Core.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\IKVM.OpenJDK.Security.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\IKVM.OpenJDK.SwingAWT.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\IKVM.OpenJDK.Text.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\IKVM.OpenJDK.Util.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\IKVM.OpenJDK.XML.API.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\IKVM.OpenJDK.XML.Parse.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\IKVM.Reflection.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\IKVM.Runtime.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\IKVM.Runtime.JNI.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\ikvm-native.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Interop.QBInstanceFinder.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Interop.QBXMLRP2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Interop.QuickBooks.Application.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Intuit.Ctg.Map.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Intuit.Ctg.Map.XmlSerializers.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Intuit.Ctg.Wte.Kernel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Intuit.Ctg.Wte.Service.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Intuit.Ctg.Wte.Service.Interface.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Intuit.Ctg.Wte.Service.Interface.XmlSerializers.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Intuit.Ctg.Wte.Service.Reporter.ExceptionHandlers.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Intuit.Ctg.Wte.UseCase.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Intuit.Ctg.Wte.UseCaseUC.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\itext.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\mfc100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\mfc100u.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\mfc90.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\mfc90u.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\mfcm100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\mfcm100u.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\mfcm90.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\mfcm90u.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Microsoft.Expression.Interactions.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Microsoft.VC90.CRT.manifest
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Microsoft.VC90.MFC.manifest
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\msvcm90.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\msvcp100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\msvcp90.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\msvcr100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\msvcr90.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\PDFFonts\Ocr-a___.pfb
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\PDFFonts\Ocr-a___.pfm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\PDFFonts\OCRB____.pfb
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\PDFFonts\OCRB____.pfm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\PDFFonts\Quictp__.pfb
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\PDFFonts\Quictp__.pfm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\perwin.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\prd.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\print-engine.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\System.Windows.Controls.DataVisualization.Toolkit.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\System.Windows.Interactivity.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\ttax.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\ttxatbti.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\ttxctbti.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\TurboTax.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\TurboTax.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\TurboTaxDoc.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\TVM.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Url.config
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\Wnta.config
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\32bit\WPFToolkit.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\Forms\1040_12\dhtmlhelp\s2012us1040per.config
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\Forms\1099_12\dhtmlhelp\s2012fdwper.config
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\Forms\wii_12\dhtmlhelp\s2012zwi.config
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\Installer\TurboTax 2012 Installer.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Deluxe 2012\ttaximp.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Temp\d5b8c27d-503b-480d-97d3-11d45e2a1b45\TurboTax 2012 Installer.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Intuit\TurboTax\TY12\Deluxe\perwin.ini

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Intuit\TurboTax
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\1BBAE661370FDC0468B64E753CA514CB
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\670F1B8AD56936649A4D2CBF854AA24E
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\696B410F5C82455408F21A350814F835
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\72F5F38E3F343614BA5E6FC8892968DE
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\E990CE98D859E26479C2835519499687
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\TurboTax 2012
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Intuit\TurboTax Deluxe 2012
  • 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\Tracing\TurboTax_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\TurboTax_RASMANCS
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\TurboTax 2012

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\1BBAE661370FDC0468B64E753CA514CB\TurboTax_2012_wwiiper
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\670F1B8AD56936649A4D2CBF854AA24E\TurboTax_2012_WinPerTaxSupport
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\696B410F5C82455408F21A350814F835\TurboTax_2012_WinPerReleaseEngine
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\72F5F38E3F343614BA5E6FC8892968DE\TurboTax_2012_wrapper
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\E990CE98D859E26479C2835519499687\TurboTax_2012_WinPerFedFormset
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\1BBAE661370FDC0468B64E753CA514CB\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\670F1B8AD56936649A4D2CBF854AA24E\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\696B410F5C82455408F21A350814F835\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\72F5F38E3F343614BA5E6FC8892968DE\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\E990CE98D859E26479C2835519499687\ProductName

A way to delete TurboTax 2012 from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

TurboTax 2012 is a program released by Intuit, Inc. Frequently, users want to uninstall it. This can be easier said than done because performing this by hand takes some knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE practice to uninstall TurboTax 2012 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find TurboTax 2012 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "TurboTax 2012". The TurboTax 2012 program will be found very quickly. After you click TurboTax 2012 in the list of programs, the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding TurboTax 2012, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for TurboTax 2012:

  • The software company 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 window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall TurboTax 2012.
Uninstall TurboTax 2012

8. After uninstalling TurboTax 2012, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong TurboTax 2012 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling TurboTax 2012 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able 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)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove TurboTax 2012 by Intuit, Inc from your PC, we are not saying that TurboTax 2012 by Intuit, Inc is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove TurboTax 2012 supposing you want to. 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' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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