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VersionDistribution 50.00% 37.50% 12.50%

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8-bit Microcontroller Studio Tools


8-bit Microcontroller Studio Tools is a software program developed by Silicon Laboratories. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named IDE.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 69% of users of 8-bit Microcontroller Studio Tools come from the United States, it is also popular in Taiwan and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.silabs.com
Installation folder: C:\Silabs\MCU
Uninstaller: "C:\Silabs\MCU\Uninstall_8BitTools\Uninstall_8BitTools\Uninstall_8BitTools.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by 8-bit Microcontroller Studio Tools

Program executable:IDE.exe
Name:Silicon Laboratories IDE
Additional files:
  • USBHID.dll - Silicon Laboratories, Inc. USBHID (USBHID)
  • IDE.exe - Silicon Laboratories IDE

How do I remove 8-bit Microcontroller Studio Tools?

Quickly and completely remove 8-bit Microcontroller Studio Tools from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall 8-bit Microcontroller Studio Tools 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program 8-bit Microcontroller Studio Tools, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 8-bit Microcontroller Studio Tools.

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win XP 13%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 87.50%
Windows XP 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.50%
Windows 7 Enterprise 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.23%
  Taiwan 7.69%
  Netherlands 7.69%
  Hungary 7.69%
  United Kingdom 7.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 42.86%
Samsung 14.29%
Lenovo 14.29%
Hewlett-Packard 14.29%
Dell 14.29%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 660 12.50%
MSI MS-7673 12.50%
Hewlett-Packard 30E7____ 12.50%
Acer Aspire 4810T 12.50%
Samsung 305V4A/305V5A 12.50%
LENOVO 4180DY1 12.50%

Publisher URL: www.silabs.com


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