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Global Rank #25,497
United States Rank #24,375
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 248.21 days

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VersionDistribution
1.7.0.529 100.00%

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Kinect for Windows SDK v1.7

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What is Kinect for Windows SDK?  (from Microsoft)

The Kinect for Windows SDK provides the tools and APIs, both native and managed, that you need to develop Kinect-enabled applications for Microsoft Windows.

Overview

Kinect for Windows SDK v1.7 is a program developed by Microsoft. The software installer includes 200 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 48% of users of Kinect for Windows SDK come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=236056
Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=236069
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft SDKs\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{7C677E45-289E-428D-A021-E0482B8C7EB4}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Kinect for Windows SDK v1.7

  • ctrpp.exe - parse/validate performance counter manifest and generate helper source files
  • espui.dll - Microsoft® Windows(TM) Economical Service Provider Configuration
  • EspExe.Exe - Microsoft® Windows(TM) Economical Service Provider Application
  • Microsoft.Speech.Tools.AppDev.GrammarValidation.Interop.dll - Microsoft Speech Platform SDK - Technical Preview
  • Microsoft.Speech.dll - Microsoft Server Speech Platform Runtime (x64)
  • NGramCompiler.dll - NGram Compiler
  • signtool.exe - Authenticode(R) - signing and verifying tool
  • genmanifest.exe - Windows Rights Managment manifest generator
  • isXPS.exe - Microsoft (R) Windows (R) Operating System
  • make-shell.exe - makekit
  • checkv4.exe - IPv4-specific Code Identification Utility
  • ecmangen.exe - Instrumentation manifest generation tool
  • RcDll.Dll - Microsoft Windows Resource Compiler DLL
  • AudioBasics-D2D.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit (Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Audio Basics - Direct2D)
  • AudioBasics-WPF.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit AudioBasics - WPF
  • AudioCaptureRaw-Console.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Audio Capture Raw - Console
  • AudioExplorer-D2D.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Audio Explorer - Direct2D
  • ColorBasics-D2D.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Color Basics - Direct2D
  • ColorBasics-WPF.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit ColorBasics - WPF
  • ControlsBasics-WPF.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Controls Basics - WPF
  • D3DVisualization.dll - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit - WPF Direct3D Interop Visualization
  • DepthBasics-D2D.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Depth Basics - Direct2D
  • DepthBasics-WPF.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit DepthBasics - WPF
  • Depth-D3D.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Depth - Direct3D
  • DepthWithColor-D3D.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Depth With Color - Direct3D
  • FaceTrackData.dll - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit FaceTrackData Resource DLL
  • FaceTracking3D-WPF.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit FaceTracking - 3D
  • FaceTrackingBasics-WPF.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit FaceTrackingBasics - WPF
  • FaceTrackLib.dll - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit FaceTrackLib Resource DLL
  • GreenScreen-D2D.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Green Screen - Direct2D
  • GreenScreen-WPF.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit GreenScreen - WPF
  • InfraredBasics-D2D.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Infrared Basics - Direct2D
  • InfraredBasics-WPF.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit InfraredBasics - WPF
  • InteractionGallery-WPF.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit InteractionGallery - WPF
  • KinectExplorer-D2D.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Kinect Explorer - Direct2D
  • KinectExplorer-WPF.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Kinect Explorer - WPF
  • KinectFusion170_32.dll - Kinect Fusion v1.7 Dynamic Link Library
  • KinectFusion170_64.dll
  • KinectFusionBasics-D2D.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Kinect Fusion Basics - Direct2D
  • KinectFusionBasics-WPF.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit KinectFusionBasics - WPF
  • KinectFusionExplorer-D2D.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Kinect Fusion Explorer - Direct2D
  • KinectFusionExplorer-WPF.exe - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit KinectFusionExplorer - WPF
  • KinectInteraction170_32.dll - Kinect for Windows Developer Toolkit Interaction Core
  • KinectInteraction170_64.dll
  • MakeCat.Exe - Microsoft Trust Make Catalog utility
  • Microsoft.Kinect.Toolkit.Controls.dll - Microsoft.Kinect.Toolkit.Controls
  • Microsoft.Kinect.Toolkit.dll - Microsoft.Kinect.Toolkit
  • Microsoft.Kinect.Toolkit.Fusion.dll - Microsoft.Kinect.Toolkit.Fusion
  • Microsoft.Kinect.Toolkit.Interaction.dll - Microsoft.Kinect.Toolkit.Interaction
  • Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Configuration.dll - Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Configuration
  • Setup.exe - Windows 7.1 Software Development Kit (Setup)
  • CheckPhrase.exe - Microsoft Speech Platform SDK (x64)
  • CompileGrammar.exe
  • Confusability.exe
  • GrammarValidator.exe
  • Microsoft.Speech.Tools.AppDev.CheckPhrase.dll
  • Microsoft.Speech.Tools.AppDev.Confusability.dll
  • Microsoft.Speech.Tools.AppDev.GrammarTuning.dll
  • Microsoft.Speech.Tools.AppDev.GrammarValidation.dll
  • Microsoft.Speech.Tools.AppDev.Internal.dll
  • Microsoft.Speech.Tools.AppDev.PhraseGenerator.dll

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  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.
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  2. When you find the program Kinect for Windows SDK v1.7, click it, and then do one of the following:
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    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win 7 1%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#25,497

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.12%
Windows 10 37.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.79%
Windows 7 Professional 14.50%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.40%
Windows 8.1 7.63%
Windows 8 Pro 4.58%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.62%
  France 8.84%
  Germany 4.76%
  Canada 4.08%
  Italy 4.08%
  United Kingdom 3.40%
  Brazil 2.72%
  Japan 2.72%
  Taiwan 2.72%
  Colombia 2.04%
  Mexico 2.04%
  Australia 1.36%
  Belgium 1.36%
  Spain 1.36%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 20.93%
ASUS 18.60%
Hewlett-Packard 17.44%
Acer 15.12%
GIGABYTE 10.47%
Lenovo 3.49%
Alienware 3.49%
Apple 2.33%
MSI 2.33%
Toshiba 2.33%
Intel 2.33%
American Megatrends 1.16%
Common models
ASUSTeK N56VZ 2.02%
ASUSTeK N53SV 2.02%
Dell Inspiron 620 2.02%
Dell XPS L421X 2.02%
Gigabyte P55A-UD3 2.02%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.02%

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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