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VersionDistribution 58.33% 33.33% 8.33%

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ANTS Performance Profiler 6

What is ANTS Performance Profiler 6?  (from Red Gate Software Ltd)

Improve application performance: profile .NET code and database calls. View all the contextual information you need, from incoming HTTP requests, to .NET code, through to SQL queries, outgoing web requests and disk access. Quickly understand the relationship between your code and its data access, all in one view. ANTS ...  Read more


ANTS Performance Profiler 6 is a program developed by Red Gate Software Ltd. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software installer includes 46 files and is usually about 35.2 MB (36,907,059 bytes). RedGate.Update.Client.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 44% of users of ANTS Performance Profiler 6 come from the United States, it is also popular in Russia and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.red-gate.com
Help link: www.red-gate.com/support/index.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Red Gate\ANTS Performance Profiler 6\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{502EAA3C-5887-4B62-83BC-7FCE593A8A89}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 35.2 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ANTS Performance Profiler 6

  • Profile.exe - ANTS Performance Profiler (ANTS Performance Profiler Command Line Utility)
  • ProfilerCore.dll
  • RedGate.Profiler.Engine.dll - ANTS Performance Profiler Engine
  • RedGate.Profiler.IISService.exe - ANTS Profiler Service
  • RedGate.Profiler.Instrumentation.dll - ANTS Performance Profiler Instrumentation
  • RedGate.Profiler.Launcher.exe - ANTS Profiler Session
  • RedGate.Profiler.Project.dll
  • RedGate.Profiler.Session.dll - ANTS Performance Profiler Session
  • RedGate.Profiler.Tools.dll - ANTS Profiler Tools
  • RedGate.Profiler.Trigger_x64.exe - ANTS Performance Profiler Trigger Process
  • RedGate.Profiler.Trigger_x86.exe
  • RedGate.Profiler.UI.exe
  • RedGate.Profiler.UserEvents.dll - ANTS Performance Profiler User Events
  • RedGate.Shared.Controls.dll - Shared Controls (Red Gate Software SQL Controls Library)
  • RedGate.Update.Client.dll - Update Client (Red Gate Update Service Client)
  • RedGate.Shared.Utils.dll - Shared Utils (Red Gate Utilities)
  • RedGate.Profiler.Interop.ComAdmin.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'COMAdmin'.
  • Interop.SHDocVw.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'SHDocVw'.
  • Syncfusion.Shared.Base.dll (by Syncfusion) - Syncfusion Essential Suite (Syncfusion.Shared.Base)
  • Syncfusion.Shared.Windows.dll (by Syncfusion) - Syncfusion.Shared.Windows
  • C1.C1Pdf.2.dll (by ComponentOne) - ComponentOne C1Pdf
  • Syncfusion.Tools.Base.dll - Essential Tools (Syncfusion.Tools.Base)
  • Syncfusion.Tools.Windows.dll - Syncfusion.Tools.Windows
  • ActiproSoftware.SyntaxEditor.Addons.DotNet.Net20.dll (by Actipro Software) - .NET Languages (Actipro SyntaxEditor .NET Languages Add-on)
  • ActiproSoftware.SyntaxEditor.Net20.dll (by Actipro Software) - SyntaxEditor (Actipro SyntaxEditor)
  • ActiproSoftware.WinUICore.Net20.dll - WinUICore (Actipro WinUICore User Interface Layer)
  • log4net.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - log4net (log4net for .NET Framework 2.0)
  • ActiproSoftware.Shared.Net20.dll - Shared (Actipro Shared Product Base Layer)
  • C1LicUpdater.dll
  • C5.dll - C5: Copenhagen Comprehensive Collection Classes for CLI
  • Syncfusion.Core.dll - Syncfusion.Core

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • RedGate.Profiler.IISService.exe runs as a service named 'ANTS Performance Profiler 6 Service' (ANTS Performance Profiler 6 Service) "Provides assistance with profiling .NET applications running under IIS.".

How do I remove ANTS Performance Profiler 6?

Quickly and completely remove ANTS Performance Profiler 6 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ANTS Performance Profiler 6 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 ANTS Performance Profiler 6, 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 ANTS Performance Profiler 6.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 8 8%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows XP 16.67%
Windows Vista 8.33%
Windows 8 8.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 41.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%
Windows 7 Enterprise 16.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.33%
Windows 8 Enterprise 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.75% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.75%
  Russia 12.50%
  South Africa 6.25%
  KH 6.25%
  Brazil 6.25%
  France 6.25%
  India 6.25%
  Israel 6.25%
  Canada 6.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 60.00%
Hewlett-Packard 10.00%
Acer 10.00%
American Megatrends 10.00%
Common models
Dell Vostro 460 14.29%
Dell Vostro 3700 14.29%
Gigabyte H67M-D2-B3 14.29%
Dell Precision M6600 14.29%
Dell Inspiron 580s 14.29%
Acer Aspire Z5610 14.29%

About Red Gate Software Ltd

Red Gate is a software company that primarily provides tools for database developers and administrators.
Publisher URL: www.red-gate.com


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