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Should I remove Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Upgrade Advisor?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #35,013
United States Rank #25,586
Reach 0.0037%

Versions

VersionDistribution
10.2.4000.0 7.69%
10.0.1600.22 88.46%
10.0.1442.32 1.92%
10.0.1075.23 1.92%

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Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Upgrade Advisor

Overview

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Upgrade Advisor is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 10.0.1600.22, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 124 files and is usually about 1.61 MB (1,692,160 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 59% of users of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Upgrade Advisor come from the United States, it is also popular in Iran and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=112168
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft sql server 2008 upgrade advisor\bpa\bin
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{0D3BCE9D-1759-41D0-8083-7B1380E7A87E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.61 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Upgrade Advisor

  • bpaclient.dll - Microsoft SQL Server
  • bpacommon.dll
  • bpaserver.dll
  • bplib.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.batchparser.dll - Batch Parser
  • microsoft.sqlserver.chainer.infrastructure.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.configuration.sco.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.sqlparser.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.sqltdiagm.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.upgradeadvisor.uarulescommon.dll

How do I remove Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Upgrade Advisor?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Upgrade Advisor from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Upgrade Advisor 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 Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Upgrade Advisor, 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 Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Upgrade Advisor.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 77%
Win Vista (SP1) 2%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#35,013

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.69%
Windows Vista 9.62%
Windows 8 5.77%
Windows XP 1.92%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.92%
Windows 7 Professional 23.08%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.23%
Windows 7 Enterprise 7.69%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.77%
Windows 8 Pro 3.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.42%
  Iran 5.80%
  United Kingdom 5.80%
  Thailand 2.90%
  India 2.90%
  Mexico 2.90%
  Turkey 2.90%
  LY 1.45%
  MA 1.45%
  Ecuador 1.45%
  Norway 1.45%
  Sweden 1.45%
  New Zealand 1.45%
  Philippines 1.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.91%
Hewlett-Packard 21.28%
Acer 14.89%
Toshiba 6.38%
Lenovo 6.38%
Sony 4.26%
Intel 4.26%
ASUS 4.26%
Samsung 2.13%
American Megatrends 2.13%
MSI 2.13%
Common models
Dell Studio XPS 435MT 4.35%
ECS GeForce 8000 series 4.35%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.35%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.35%
HP EliteBook 8530p 2.17%
Dell XPS L501X 2.17%

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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