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8% remove it92% keep it
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Enterprise Instrumentation

What is Enterprise Instrumentation?  (from Microsoft)

The Microsoft Enterprise Instrumentation framework (EIF) enables applications built on the .NET Framework to be instrumented for manageability in a production environment. This framework provides an extensible event schema and unified API which leverages existing eventing, logging and tracing mechanisms built into Wind...  Read more


Enterprise Instrumentation is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 7.0.3280.0, 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 5 files and is usually about 1.08 MB (1,131,008 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows Server 2003. While about 50% of users of Enterprise Instrumentation come from the United States, it is also popular in Hong Kong and Chile.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft enterprise instrumentation\event schema
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{9E8A483C-BE5B-4EDC-B649-63E0A47FB779}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.08 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Enterprise Instrumentation

  • microsoft.enterpriseinstrumentation.configuration.dll - Microsoft Enterprise Instrumentation Framework
  • microsoft.enterpriseinstrumentation.dll
  • microsoft.enterpriseinstrumentation.schema.dll
  • tracesessionmanager.exe - Trace Session Manager Service

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • tracesessionmanager.exe runs as a service named 'Windows Trace Session Manager' (Windows Trace Session Manager).

How do I remove Enterprise Instrumentation?

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

Win XP 20%
Win 7 (SP1) 20%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 40.00%
Windows 7 40.00%
Windows Server 2003 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 40.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 40.00%
Microsoft Windows Server ... 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Hong Kong 10.00%
  Chile 10.00%
  Argentina 10.00%
  Canada 10.00%
  Hungary 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 60.00%
Intel 20.00%
ASUS 20.00%
Common models
Dell PowerEdge R710 33.33%
Dell OptiPlex 755 33.33%
Dell Inspiron N5110 33.33%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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