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Should I remove MySQL Connector?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,986
United States Rank #3,910
Reach 0.2278%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.65 days
461.55 days >
Average installed length: 242.51 days


5.1.38 0.50%
5.1.37 1.41%
5.1.36 2.54%
5.1.35 4.41%
5.1.34 6.01%
5.1.33 4.60%
5.1.32 0.69%
5.1.31 4.44%
5.1.30 8.14%
5.1.29 6.85%
5.1.27 9.61%
5.1.26 13.27%
5.1.25 5.73%
5.1.24 5.16%
5.1.23 7.86% 0.41% 10.64% 1.00% 0.34% 6.38%

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MySQL Connector J

What is MySQL Connector?  (from Oracle)

MySQL provides connectivity for client applications developed in the Java programming language through a JDBC driver, which is called MySQL Connector/J. MySQL Connector/J is a JDBC Type 4 driver. Different versions are available that are compatible with the JDBC 3.0 and JDBC 4.0 specifications. The Type 4 designation m...  Read more


MySQL Connector J is a program developed by Oracle. The most used version is 5.1.26, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package is about 6.01 MB (6,305,792 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 33% of users of MySQL Connector come from the United States, it is also popular in France and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/connector-j.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\mysql\mysql connector j
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{0505C47B-6CBC-4DF5-9628-769566240F88}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 6.01 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by MySQL Connector J

  • webpwiccodec.dll (by Google Inc) - WebP Codec for Windows (WebP codec for Windows Imaging Component)

How do I remove MySQL Connector?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.65%
Windows 8 36.66%
Windows XP 1.97%
Windows Vista 1.72%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.33%
Windows 7 Professional 18.92%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.82%
Windows 8.1 9.34%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.36%
Windows 8 Pro 3.23%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.21% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.21%
  France 4.87%
  India 4.70%
  Brazil 4.27%
  Germany 4.10%
  United Kingdom 3.75%
  Italy 3.41%
  Canada 3.35%
  Netherlands 2.21%
  Spain 1.92%
  Mexico 1.83%
  Belgium 1.52%
  Australia 1.43%
  MA 1.40%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.43%
Hewlett-Packard 23.79%
ASUS 13.80%
Acer 11.99%
Lenovo 7.46%
Toshiba 5.70%
Samsung 5.02%
Intel 1.41%
MSI 0.88%
Apple 0.59%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.41%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.31%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.04%
ASUS All Series 3.77%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.96%
HP Pavilion 15 NoteBook P... 1.75%

About Oracle

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Publisher URL: www.oracle.com


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