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Should I remove Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Policies?

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7% remove it93% keep it
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United States Rank #7,593
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Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Policies


Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Policies is a software program developed by Microsoft. The setup package is about 1.41 MB (1,478,656 bytes) when donwloaded. 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 41% of users of Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Policies come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=112168
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft sql server\120\tools\policies\databaseengine\1033
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{1C30FE7E-8A8C-4492-89D6-10CB20C3B0EB}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.41 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Policies

  • sqlserverbestpracticespolicies_keyfile.dll - Microsoft SQL Server (SQL Server Patch KeyFile)

How do I remove Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Policies?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Policies 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 Policies 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 Policies, 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 Policies.

Win 8 66%
Win 7 (SP1) 34%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 65.75%
Windows 7 34.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Pro 17.28%
Windows 7 Professional 15.33%
Windows 10 Pro 11.10%
Windows 8.1 10.64%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.55%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.98%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.95% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.95%
  United Kingdom 6.10%
  Canada 3.78%
  India 2.90%
  Netherlands 2.61%
  Turkey 2.52%
  Australia 2.23%
  Poland 1.74%
  Sweden 1.65%
  Iran 1.65%
  Vietnam 1.36%
  Brazil 1.26%
  Mexico 1.16%
  South Africa 0.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.49%
Hewlett-Packard 20.87%
ASUS 13.61%
Lenovo 11.98%
Acer 8.53%
Toshiba 2.90%
Samsung 2.54%
MSI 1.81%
Intel 1.45%
Gateway 1.09%
Apple 0.91%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.84%
Dell XPS 8700 2.41%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.41%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.41%
Dell Dell Precision M3800 2.06%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.06%

About Microsoft

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Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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