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Should I remove IBM DLA?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #38,339
United States Rank #44,508
Reach 0.0027%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 86.67 days
627.53 days >
Average installed length: 329.72 days


4.95 50.00%
4.80 7.41%
4.60 9.26%
4.52 9.26%
4.00 5.56%
3.60 5.56%
3.59.1 7.41%
3.59 5.56%

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What is IBM DLA?  (from IBM)

The IBM® Tivoli® Monitoring discovery library adapter (DLA) extracts configuration data from Tivoli Monitoring about the computer systems and databases that Tivoli Monitoring monitors. The output of the DLA is a formatted XML file that contains these components and their relationships. The output of the DLA also includ...  Read more


IBM DLA is a software program developed by IBM. The most common release is 4.95, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package is about 508.5 KB (520,704 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 35% of users of IBM DLA come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Israel.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ibm.com
Help link: www.ibm.com/support
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{1206EF92-2E83-4859-ACCB-2048C3CB7DA6}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 508.5 KB
Language: English (United States)

How do I remove IBM DLA?

You can uninstall IBM DLA 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 IBM DLA, 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 IBM DLA.

Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 94.44%
Windows 7 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 34.62%
  Germany 13.46%
  Israel 9.62%
  United Kingdom 5.77%
  Japan 3.85%
  Canada 3.85%
  Poland 3.85%
  Italy 3.85%
  Brazil 1.92%
  Taiwan 1.92%
  Belgium 1.92%
  France 1.92%
  Finland 1.92%
  Sweden 1.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sahara 33.33%
Lenovo 29.17%
Toshiba 12.50%
Compaq 12.50%
Intel 8.33%
American Megatrends 4.17%
Common models
IBM 2373W5N 10.00%
IBM 1834U2G 7.50%
Hewlett-Packard hp workst... 7.50%
IBM 289783U 7.50%
IBM 1834BWG 5.00%
LENOVO 2537LN4 2.50%

About IBM

International Business Machines (IBM) manufactures computer hardware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology.
Publisher URL: www.ibm.com


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