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Should I remove Crystal Reports for .NET Framework x86?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,119
United States Rank #5,808
Reach 0.1303%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.36 days
217.22 days >
Average installed length: 114.13 days


VersionDistribution 0.12%
10.2.0 99.88%

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Crystal Reports for .NET Framework 2.0 x86

What is Crystal Reports for .NET Framework x86?  (from Business Objects)

When you create an installer for an application that uses Crystal Reports for Visual Studio, a setup package is made. This setup package installs Crystal Reports for .NET Framework 2.0 runtime files on target machines. It creates two setup files: an .exe and an .msi. In the .exe setup file, merge modules are included i...  Read more


Crystal Reports for .NET Framework 2.0 x86 is a program developed by Business Objects. The most used version is 10.2.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 16.19 MB (16,971,776 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 30% of users of Crystal Reports for .NET Framework x86 come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Iran.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sap.com/sapbusinessobjects
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\windows imaging
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{7C05EEDD-E565-4E2B-ADE4-0C784C17311C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 16.19 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Crystal Reports for .NET Framework 2.0 x86

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  • facebookvideocallingproxy.exe (by Skype Limited) - Facebook Video Calling Proxy
  • npfacebookvideocalling.dll - Facebook Video Calling Plugin
  • wimgapi.dll (by Microsoft) - Windows Imaging Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • npfacebookvideocalling.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npFacebookVideoCalling.dll'.
Mozilla Plugin
  • npfacebookvideocalling.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'Facebook Video Calling' with a plugin key of '@Skype Limited.com/Facebook Video Calling Plugin'.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • facebookvideocalling.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Facebook\Video\Skype\FacebookVideoCalling.exe'.

How do I remove Crystal Reports for .NET Framework x86?

You can uninstall Crystal Reports for .NET Framework x86 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 Crystal Reports for .NET Framework 2.0 (x86), 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 Crystal Reports for .NET Framework x86.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Crystal Reports for .NET Framework 2.0 x86 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 7 0%
Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.38%
Windows 10 18.75%
Windows XP 15.95%
Windows Vista 5.76%
Windows Server 2003 0.16%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 20.15%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.70%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.54%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.76%
Windows 10 Home 4.31%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.12%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.01% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.01%
  Australia 9.92%
  Iran 7.24%
  India 4.63%
  Germany 4.14%
  Italy 3.62%
  United Kingdom 3.31%
  Brazil 2.58%
  Spain 2.12%
  Portugal 2.05%
  Taiwan 1.74%
  MA 1.71%
  Canada 1.67%
  France 1.39%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.60%
Hewlett-Packard 24.51%
Acer 14.03%
ASUS 6.65%
Toshiba 4.55%
Intel 4.48%
Samsung 3.10%
Lenovo 1.98%
American Megatrends 1.38%
Sahara 0.72%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.11%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.94%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.74%
ASUS All Series 2.35%
Dell OptiPlex 3020 2.35%
Dell Inspiron 1545 1.96%

About Business Objects

SAP Business Objects specializes in business intelligence (BI). Since 2007, it has been a part of SAP AG.
Publisher URL: www.businessobjects.com


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