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Should I remove IIS Express?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #629
United States Rank #1,129
Reach 1.3212%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.22 days
330.90 days >
Average installed length: 173.86 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
8.0.1557 98.73%
8.0.1508 1.24%
8.0.1486 0.03%

Other programs by Microsoft

IIS 8.0 Express

What is IIS Express?

IIS 8.0 Express enhances your ability to develop and test web applications on Windows by combining the power of IIS 8.0 with the convenience of a lightweight web server like the ASP.NET Development Server (also known as Cassini). IIS Express 8.0 is included with Microsoft WebMatrix, an integrated suite of tools designed to make developing web applications on Windows simple and seamless. IIS 8.0 Express can also be used with Microsoft Visual Studio as a powerful alternative to Cassini.

Overview

The most common release is 8.0.1557, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named iisexpress.exe. The setup package generally installs about 63 files and is usually about 6.33 MB (6,635,520 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=34679
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\iis express
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{7BF61FA9-BDFB-4563-98AD-FCB0DA28CCC7}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 6.33 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by IIS 8.0 Express

Program executable:iisexpress.exe
Name:Internet Information Services
IIS Express Worker Process
Path:C:\Program Files\iis express\iisexpress.exe
MD5:925a44e3ae2b47d918483840257156e2
Additional files:
  • iisexpresstray.exe - Estensioni piattaforma Web Microsoft® (Area di notifica di IIS Express)
  • rewrite.dll - Microsoft® Web Platform Extensions (URL Rewrite Module for IIS 7)
  • iisexpressadmincmd.exe - Microsoft Web Platform Extensions
  • iisexpressadmincmd.resources.dll
  • iisexpresstray.dll - IIS Express Tray Application
  • microsoft.web.tasks.dll - Microsoft.Web.Tasks
  • appcmd.exe - Internet Information Services (Application Server Command Line Admin Tool)
  • appobj.dll - Application Server Command Administration Interface
  • asp.dll - Active Server Pages
  • authanon.dll - anonymous authentication provider
  • authbas.dll - basic authentication provider
  • authcert.dll - AD certmap authentication provider
  • authmap.dll - IIS certmap authentication provider
  • authsspi.dll - SSPI authentication provider
  • browscap.dll - MSWC Browser Capabilities
  • cachtokn.dll - token cache provider
  • cachuri.dll - URI cache provider
  • cgi.dll - CGI handler
  • compdyn.dll - Dynamic compression module
  • compstat.dll - Static compression module
  • custerr.dll - Custom error handler
  • defdoc.dll - Default Document handler
  • diprestr.dll - Dynamic IP Restriction Module
  • dirlist.dll - Directory Listing handler
  • filter.dll - ISAPI filter module
  • gzip.dll - GZIP Compression DLL
  • hwebcore.dll - Hostable web core
  • iis_ssi.dll - Microsoft Server Side Include Extension
  • iiscore.dll - IIS Web Server Core
  • iisexpresshelper.dll
  • iisfcgi.dll - FastCGI handler
  • iisfreb.dll - Failed requests event buffering module
  • iisreqs.dll - IIS request monitor
  • iisrtl.dll - IIS RunTime Library
  • iisutil2.dll - IISUTIL
  • iisvermg.dll - IIS Version Manager
  • iiswsock.dll - Web Socket Module
  • iprestr.dll - IP restriction module
  • isapi.dll - IIS ISAPI Handler
  • logcust.dll - IIS custom logging module
  • loghttp.dll - HTTP Logging module
  • modrqflt.dll - Request filtering handler
  • nativrd2.dll - Native Code Configuration Reader
  • protsup.dll - Protocol Support handler
  • redirect.dll - http redirection
  • rsca2.dll - IIS RSCA2 (Runtime State and Control API) implementation
  • rscaext.dll - RSCA Application Host Extension
  • rtinfo.dll - IIS Runtime Information
  • static.dll - Static file handler
  • urlauthz.dll - Url Authorization Module
  • validcfg.dll - Configuration Validation Module
  • w3dt.dll - IIS Worker Process/Http.sys Interface
  • w3tp.dll - IIS Thread Pool Library
  • w3wphost.dll - WAS App Hosting library
  • warmup.dll - HTTP Application Warmup Handler
  • wbhst_pm.dll - WebHost Protocol Manager (the worker process plug-in)
  • webdav.dll - WebDAV handler
  • webdav_simple_lock.dll - WebDAV Simple Lock Store
  • webdav_simple_prop.dll - WebDAV Simple Property Store
  • webmatrixsup.dll - WebMatrix Support Module

How do I remove IIS Express?

Quickly and completely remove IIS 8.0 Express from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall IIS Express 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 IIS 8.0 Express, 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 IIS Express.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 55%
0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#629

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.08%
Windows 8 41.72%
Windows Vista 0.18%
Windows XP 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.87%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.61%
Windows 7 Professional 15.92%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.55%
Windows 8 Pro 8.51%
Windows 8.1 5.71%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.74%
  France 4.27%
  United Kingdom 4.01%
  Germany 3.90%
  Canada 2.84%
  Brazil 2.71%
  India 2.14%
  Italy 2.03%
  Israel 2.00%
  Taiwan 1.95%
  Netherlands 1.86%
  Turkey 1.77%
  Iran 1.56%
  Australia 1.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.98%
Hewlett-Packard 22.54%
ASUS 14.24%
Acer 11.91%
Lenovo 6.52%
GIGABYTE 6.34%
Samsung 5.10%
Toshiba 4.62%
Intel 1.85%
MSI 1.16%
Apple 1.03%
Alienware 0.71%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.80%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.02%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.71%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.99%
ASUS All Series 2.81%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.57%

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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