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Should I remove Windows Azure SDK?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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1.5.20928.1904 11.11%
1.4.20407.2049 44.44%
1.4.20227.1419 22.22%
1.2.10512.1409 11.11%
1.1.10131.1838 11.11%

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Windows Azure SDK


Windows Azure SDK is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 1.4.20407.2049, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is csmonitor.exe. The software installer includes 92 files and is usually about 957 KB (979,968 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 80% of users of Windows Azure SDK come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Sweden.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\windows azure sdk\v1.1\bin
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{F37BAD4F-D7D4-4697-8A4F-AE0F7291FA5D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 957 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Windows Azure SDK

Program executable:csmonitor.exe
Name:Windows Azure SDK
Windows Azure Simulation Monitor
Path:C:\Program Files\Windows Azure SDK\v1.4\bin\csmonitor.exe
Additional files:
  • microsoft.windowsazure.developmentstorage.store.dll - Microsoft (R) Codename RD
  • microsoft.servicehosting.tools.developmentfabric.dll - Windows(R) Azure(TM) SDK
  • cspack.exe - Windows Azure SDK (Windows Azure Packaging Tool)
  • csrun.exe - Windows Azure Simulation Execution Tool
  • developmentstorage.utilities.dll
  • dflogger.dll - Microsoft® DevFabric Log Reader
  • dfui.exe - Windows Azure Development Fabric User Interface
  • microsoft.servicehosting.tools.dll
  • microsoft.servicehosting.tools.msbuildtasks.dll
  • microsoft.servicehosting.tools.packaging.dll
  • servicedescription.dll
  • syscounterlistener.dll - Monitoring Agent System Performance Counter Listener
  • systemeventslistener.dll - Monitoring Agent Windows System Event Listener
  • etwlistener.dll - Monitoring Agent ETW Event Listener
  • monnettransport.dll - Monitoring Network Transportation
  • filelistener.dll - Monitoring Agent File Listener
  • rdrtl.dll - Microsoft® RD Runtime Library
  • monevents.dll - Monitoring Events Interface
  • montables.dll - Monitoring Table Management
  • microsoft.windowsazure.developmentstorage.services.dll - Nephos Service Common
  • monagenthost.exe - Monitoring Agent Host
  • monagent.dll - Monitoring Agent DLL
  • monquery.dll - Monitoring Query DLL
  • dfagent.exe - Microsoft® DFAgent
  • secutil.dll - Security Utilities
  • dfloadbalancer.exe - Windows Azure Development Fabric Load Balancer
  • dfmonitor.exe - Windows Azure Development Fabric Logging Agent
  • dfservice.exe - Windows Azure Development Fabric Service
  • diagnostics.dll - Microsoft Windows Azure Diagnostics Native Code Library
  • dsinit.exe - Windows Azure Development Storage Initalization Tool
  • dsservice.exe - Windows Azure Development Storage Service
  • microsoft.servicehosting.tools.developmentfabric.loadbalancer.dll
  • microsoft.servicehosting.tools.developmentfabric.service.dll
  • microsoft.windowsazure.serviceruntime.dll
  • msshrtmi.dll - Microsoft® Native Runtime Managed Interop Library
  • mswacdmi.dll - Microsoft® Windows Azure Drive Managed Interop Library
  • mswasr.dll - Microsoft Windows Azure Service Runtime Native Code Library
  • wawebhost.exe - Microsoft Windows Azure Web Host
  • waworkerhost.exe
  • clouddrive.dll

How do I remove Windows Azure SDK?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 8 11%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows Vista 22.22%
Windows 8 11.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 22.22%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 22.22%
Windows 10 Pro 11.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  France 5.00%
  Sweden 5.00%
  Spain 5.00%
  Malaysia 5.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Lenovo 11.11%
ASUS 11.11%
Common models
Dell Vostro 3460 11.11%
LENOVO IdeaCentre K300 11.11%
Dell Studio 1555 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 11.11%
HP Pro 3120 Microtower PC 11.11%
Dell Studio 540 11.11%

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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