"Inst5676" Installed Program on Windows 7

Q

What is the installed program "Inst5676" on my Windows 7 computer? Why it is not visible in Control Panel?

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A

"Inst5676" is an installed program on Windows 7 system managed by Windows Installer.

You will not see "Inst5676" listed on "uninstall or change a program" in Control Panel, because it is flagged as a hidden system component in the registry (SystemComponent=1).

Information related to "Inst5676" installed program:

Name: Inst5676
Publisher: Softex Inc.
Size: 21084 KB
Version: 8.01.57
System Component: 1
Identifying Number: {878F6913-7421-4713-97F7-0A736EE2A188}
Install Location: C:\Program Files (x86)\Softex Inc.\My Product Name\
Install Source: C:\SWTOOLS\readyapps\fps\
Install Date: 20160903
Local Package: C:\windows\Installer\fa58.msi
Package Name: Inst5676.msi
Uninstall Command: MsiExec.exe /I{878F6913-7421-4713-97F7-0A736EE2A188}
Windows Installer: __msi__

It is recommented to keep "Inst5676" as an installed program.

 

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