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Enterprise Instrumentation

What is Enterprise Instrumentation?  (from Microsoft)

The Microsoft Enterprise Instrumentation framework (EIF) enables applications built on the .NET Framework to be instrumented for manageability in a production environment. This framework provides an extensible event schema and unified API which leverages existing eventing, logging and tracing mechanisms built into Wind...  Read more


Enterprise Instrumentation is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 7.0.3280.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 1.08 MB (1,131,008 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows Server 2003. While about 45% of users of Enterprise Instrumentation come from the United States, it is also popular in Hong Kong and Chile.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft enterprise instrumentation\event schema
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{9E8A483C-BE5B-4EDC-B649-63E0A47FB779}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.08 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Enterprise Instrumentation

  • microsoft.enterpriseinstrumentation.configuration.dll - Microsoft Enterprise Instrumentation Framework
  • microsoft.enterpriseinstrumentation.dll
  • microsoft.enterpriseinstrumentation.schema.dll
  • tracesessionmanager.exe - Trace Session Manager Service

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • tracesessionmanager.exe runs as a service named 'Windows Trace Session Manager' (Windows Trace Session Manager).

How do I remove Enterprise Instrumentation?

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

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 50.00%
Windows 7 33.33%
Windows Server 2003 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 50.00%
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%
Microsoft Windows Server ... 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.45% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.45%
  Hong Kong 9.09%
  Chile 9.09%
  Argentina 9.09%
  Canada 9.09%
  Malaysia 9.09%
  Hungary 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 50.00%
Lenovo 16.67%
Intel 16.67%
ASUS 16.67%
Common models
LENOVO 7569A19 25.00%
Dell PowerEdge R710 25.00%
Dell OptiPlex 755 25.00%
Dell Inspiron N5110 25.00%

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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