TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport

How to uninstall TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport from your system

TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by Intuit Inc.. Open here where you can find out more on Intuit Inc.. The program is usually located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Home & Business 2012 directory (same installation drive as Windows). The entire uninstall command line for TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport is MsiExec.exe /I{A8B1F076-965D-4663-A9D4-C2FB58A42AE4}. TurboTax.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 1.80 MB (1891632 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed along with TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport. They occupy about 6.27 MB (6571120 bytes) on disk.

  • DeleteTempPrintFiles.exe (10.87 KB)
  • TurboTax.exe (1.80 MB)
  • TurboTax 2012 Installer.exe (4.45 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 012.000.0186 of TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport. You can find below info on other releases of TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport:

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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Some of these are shown below.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Premier 2012

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Premier 2012\32bit\Banner_basic.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Premier 2012\32bit\Banner_biz.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Premier 2012\32bit\Banner_deluxe.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Premier 2012\32bit\Banner_HB.png

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.tax2012
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{A8B1F076-965D-4663-A9D4-C2FB58A42AE4}

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TTAX12.Document\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TTAX12.Document\shell\open\command\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{39417F21-6193-4349-AE25-8813A6273546}\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{A8B1F076-965D-4663-A9D4-C2FB58A42AE4}\InstallLocation

How to remove TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport is a program released by Intuit Inc.. Some users want to erase this application. This is easier said than done because doing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding PCs. The best QUICK action to erase TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport or simply click the Search feature and type in "TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport". If it exists on your system the TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport program will be found very quickly. After you click TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport in the list of programs, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport.
Uninstall TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport

8. After uninstalling TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport by Intuit Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport by Intuit Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall TurboTax 2012 WinPerTaxSupport supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 11:49:13.750