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Should I remove Dell Data Protection | Access | Middleware?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,980
United States Rank #3,142
Reach 0.1028%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 24.96 days
736.20 days >
Average installed length: 386.82 days


2.01.010 51.90%
1.00.009 0.05%
1.00.008 5.43%
1.00.005 42.62%

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Dell Data Protection | Access | Middleware

What is Dell Data Protection | Access | Middleware?  (from Dell)

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Dell Data Protection | Access | Middleware is a program developed by Dell. The most used version is 2.01.010, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package is about 12.85 MB (13,474,734 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 72% of users of Dell Data Protection | Access | Middleware come from the United States, it is also popular in France and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.support.dell.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Dell\Dell Data Protection\Access\Middleware
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{841CBDD5-4BB5-403E-AEE3-2FADC3890BE8}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 12.85 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Dell Data Protection | Access | Middleware

  • WindowsXP-KB967048-v2-x86-ENU.exe (by Microsoft) - Windows XP Family (Hotfix Package)

How do I remove Dell Data Protection | Access | Middleware?

You can uninstall Dell Data Protection | Access | Middleware 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 Dell Data Protection | Access | Middleware, 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 Dell Data Protection | Access | Middleware.

Win 7 (SP1) 94%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 94.28%
Windows 10 4.83%
Windows XP 0.79%
Windows Vista 0.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 86.51%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.50%
Windows 10 Pro 4.35%
Windows 7 Home Premium 2.37%
Microsoft Windows XP 0.79%
Windows 7 Enterprise 0.79%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.95% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.95%
  France 3.69%
  United Kingdom 2.15%
  Canada 1.91%
  Germany 1.77%
  Italy 1.09%
  Brazil 1.06%
  Belgium 0.96%
  India 0.92%
  Sweden 0.89%
  Netherlands 0.78%
  Australia 0.75%
  Japan 0.75%
  Israel 0.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 99.60%
Hewlett-Packard 0.15%
Lenovo 0.10%
Toshiba 0.05%
Samsung 0.05%
Intel 0.05%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 790 13.52%
Dell Latitude E6420 12.22%
Dell Latitude E6520 10.07%
Dell Latitude E5520 9.08%
Dell OptiPlex 990 8.18%
Dell OptiPlex 390 5.64%

About Dell

Dell manufactures, sells and supports computers and related products and services.
Publisher URL: www.dell.com


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