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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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United States Rank #36,460
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9.00.70430.00 88.00%
9.00.61109.00 2.00%
9.00.60426.00 6.00%
9.00.51121.00 2.00%
9.00.1116 2.00%

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What is AdventureWorksDB?  (from Microsoft)

The AdventureWorks (OLTP), AdventureWorksDW (data warehouse), and Adventure Works DW (analysis services) sample databases, as well as the companion samples, are not installed by default in SQL Server 2005. You can download these from SQL Server 2005 Samples and Sample Databases at the Microsoft Download Center, or you ...  Read more


AdventureWorksDB is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 9.00.70430.00, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package is about 162.73 KB (166,640 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 48% of users of AdventureWorksDB come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms143804(SQL.90).aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL.1\MSSQL\Data\advnwrks\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{7D95B533-4BA1-4EED-8096-EFCB6DD6B95F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 162.73 KB
Language: English (United States)

How do I remove AdventureWorksDB?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.00%
Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 10 16.00%
Windows Vista 12.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 22.45%
Microsoft Windows XP 18.37%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.24%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.16%
Windows 10 Home 6.12%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.54% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.54%
  India 6.56%
  Germany 4.92%
  United Kingdom 4.92%
  Brazil 3.28%
  Italy 3.28%
  Peru 3.28%
  South Africa 1.64%
  France 1.64%
  RS 1.64%
  Australia 1.64%
  Sweden 1.64%
  Mexico 1.64%
  Kuwait 1.64%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.43%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
ASUS 17.14%
American Megatrends 5.71%
Lenovo 5.71%
Acer 5.71%
Samsung 2.86%
Intel 2.86%
Toshiba 2.86%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 5.00%
Dell Dell XPS420 2.50%
ASUSTeK UX50V 2.50%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 2.50%
LENOVO 2949 2.50%
HP-Pavilion KJ379AA-ABA a... 2.50%

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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