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4% remove it96% keep it
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SQL Server Data Framework Tools


SQL Server Data Framework Tools is a program developed by Microsoft. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 2.65 MB (2,777,600 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 51% of users of SQL Server Data Framework Tools come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.msdn.com/data
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft sql server\110\dac\bin
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{1FE5F23D-88B8-40B4-9B6B-2F84F3808BDC}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.65 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SQL Server Data Framework Tools

  • microsoft.data.tools.utilities.dll - Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools
  • microsoft.data.tools.utilities.resources.dll - Microsoft(R) SQL Server Data Tools - Database Projects
  • microsoft.data.entity.design.bootstrappackage.dll - Microsoft (R) Visual Studio (R) 2010
  • microsoft.data.entity.design.databasegeneration.dll
  • microsoft.data.entity.design.datasourcewizardextension.dll
  • microsoft.data.entity.design.dll
  • microsoft.data.entity.design.entitydesigner.dll
  • microsoft.data.entity.design.extensibility.dll
  • microsoft.data.entity.design.package.dll
  • microsoft.visualstudio.data.serviceswizard.dll - Microsoft® .NET Framework

How do I remove SQL Server Data Framework Tools?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 86%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 89.13%
Windows 8 10.87%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 47.83%
Windows 7 Professional 20.65%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.57%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.43%
Windows 10 Home 3.26%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.30% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.30%
  United Kingdom 7.83%
  France 5.22%
  Norway 3.48%
  Germany 2.61%
  Sweden 2.61%
  Australia 1.74%
  Canada 1.74%
  Spain 1.74%
  Ireland 1.74%
  Mexico 1.74%
  Netherlands 1.74%
  Turkey 1.74%
  Austria 0.87%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.24%
Hewlett-Packard 24.24%
Acer 16.67%
ASUS 13.64%
Lenovo 6.06%
Toshiba 6.06%
Alienware 1.52%
American Megatrends 1.52%
Common models
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 3.75%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.75%
ASUSTeK N55SF 2.50%
LENOVO 4334 2.50%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.50%

About Microsoft

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Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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