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1% remove it99% keep it
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United States Rank #18,208
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 197.72 days


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Consolas Font Family

What is Consolas Font Family?  (from Microsoft)

Consolas is aimed for use in programming environments and other circumstances where a monospaced font is specified. All characters have the same width, like old typewriters, making it a good choice for personal and business correspondance. The improved Windows font display allowed a design with proportions closer to ...  Read more


Consolas Font Family is a software program developed by Microsoft. The setup package generally installs about 98 files and is usually about 726.5 KB (743,936 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 46% of users of Consolas Font Family come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/typography/fonts/family.aspx?FID=300
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Corporation\Consolas Font Family\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{6AE22174-4FFA-4572-B692-31F0C386ED38}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 726.5 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Consolas Font Family

  • wdfcoinstaller01009.dll - WDF Coinstaller
  • wudfupdate_01009.dll - Windows Driver Foundation - User-mode Platform Device Update Co-Installer

How do I remove Consolas Font Family?

You can uninstall Consolas Font Family 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Consolas Font Family, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 Consolas Font Family.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.22%
Windows 10 35.11%
Windows XP 9.78%
Windows Vista 0.89%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 18.22%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.78%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.67%
Windows 10 Home 10.22%
Windows 10 Pro 9.78%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.78%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.76% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.76%
  France 4.80%
  Canada 4.80%
  United Kingdom 3.32%
  Czech Republic 2.95%
  Germany 2.58%
  Russia 2.21%
  Sweden 2.21%
  Taiwan 1.85%
  Japan 1.85%
  Brazil 1.48%
  Austria 1.48%
  Netherlands 1.48%
  Poland 1.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.42%
Dell 20.34%
ASUS 16.10%
Acer 9.32%
Lenovo 5.08%
Toshiba 3.39%
MSI 2.54%
Intel 2.54%
American Megatrends 2.54%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.19%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.65%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.65%
Dell OptiPlex 755 1.77%
Dell Precision T1600 1.77%
Dell Studio XPS 435MT 1.77%

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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