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Should I remove Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Express LocalDB?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,238
United States Rank #2,408
Reach 0.3298%
Installation trends (last 30 days)

Versions

VersionDistribution
12.1.4213.0 1.25%
12.1.4100.1 0.86%
12.0.2495.0 0.04%
12.0.2480.0 0.04%
12.0.2269.0 1.64%
12.0.2254.0 0.50%
12.0.2000.8 95.65%

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Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Express LocalDB

Overview

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Express LocalDB is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 12.0.2000.8, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 37 files and is usually about 532.68 KB (545,464 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 42% of users of Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Express LocalDB come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=230480
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft sql server\120\localdb\binn
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{AB8DE9BA-19E1-446A-BCFA-6B3DA9751E21}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 532.68 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Express LocalDB

  • batchparser.dll - Microsoft SQL Server (BatchParser)
  • hkcompile.dll - SQL Server Windows NT - 64 Bit
  • hkengine.dll
  • hkruntime.dll
  • msxmlsql.dll - MSXMLSQL
  • odsole70.dll - odsole70 Dynamic Library
  • opends60.dll - SQL Open Data Services DLL
  • qds.dll
  • sqlaccess.dll - sqlaccess
  • sqlboot.dll - SQL Server Edition Settings Library
  • sqldk.dll
  • sqllang.dll
  • sqlmin.dll
  • sqlos.dll - SQLOS Hosting DLL
  • sqlscm.dll - SQLSCM
  • sqlscriptdowngrade.dll - SQL Downgrade Scripts DLL
  • sqlscriptupgrade.dll - SQL Upgrade Scripts DLL
  • sqlservr.exe
  • sqltses.dll
  • sqluserinstance.dll - SQL LocalDB API DLL
  • xmlrw.dll - XMLRW
  • xmlrwbin.dll - XMLRWBIN
  • xplog70.dll - SQL Login Integration Procedures DLL
  • xpstar.dll - XPSTAR
  • sqlaccess.resources.dll

How do I remove Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Express LocalDB?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Express LocalDB 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 2014 Express LocalDB 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 2014 Express LocalDB, 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 2014 Express LocalDB.

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 64%
Win 8.1 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#2,238

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 63.82%
Windows 7 36.15%
Windows 8.1 0.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 14.69%
Windows 8.1 Pro 13.11%
Windows 7 Professional 12.18%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.59%
Windows 10 Home 11.12%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.22%
  United Kingdom 5.30%
  Canada 3.11%
  Netherlands 3.07%
  Italy 2.88%
  Brazil 2.17%
  Germany 2.15%
  Korea 2.10%
  India 1.84%
  France 1.77%
  Australia 1.68%
  Sweden 1.41%
  Belgium 1.36%
  Turkey 1.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.50%
Dell 21.70%
ASUS 14.54%
Lenovo 10.87%
Acer 10.39%
Toshiba 5.14%
GIGABYTE 4.74%
Samsung 3.56%
MSI 1.98%
Alienware 1.76%
Intel 1.10%
Apple 0.70%
Common models
ASUS All Series 11.64%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.82%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.00%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.55%
LENOVO 20217 2.45%
HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC 2.09%

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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