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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,969
United States Rank #4,211
Reach 0.1361%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.03 days
679.36 days >
Average installed length: 356.95 days


1.0.1343.0 90.87%
1.0.1340.0 1.86%
1.0.1327.0 7.27%

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Microsoft Expression Blend 3 SDK

What is Microsoft Expression Blend 3 SDK?  (from Microsoft)

Microsoft Expression Blend 3 introduces behaviors, which are reusable pieces of packaged code that can be dragged onto any object, and then fine-tuned by changing their properties. Behaviors allow you to add interactivity to your applications without having to write any code. The Behavior API consists of three core cla...  Read more


Microsoft Expression Blend 3 SDK is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 1.0.1343.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 10.25 MB (10,752,267 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 44% of users of Microsoft Expression Blend 3 SDK come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=75064
Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=75066
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft SDKs\Expression\Blend 3\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{256E7DAC-9BE8-494E-8DE7-7857BF96B774}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 10.25 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Expression Blend 3 SDK

  • Microsoft.Expression.Prototyping.SketchControls.dll - Microsoft.Expression.Prototyping.SketchControls
  • Microsoft.Expression.Prototyping.Interactivity.dll - Microsoft.Expression.Prototyping.Interactivity
  • Microsoft.Expression.Prototyping.Interactivity.resources.dll
  • Microsoft.Expression.Interactions.dll - Microsoft.Expression.Interactions
  • Microsoft.Expression.Interactions.resources.dll
  • System.Windows.Interactivity.dll - System.Windows.Interactivity
  • System.Windows.Interactivity.resources.dll

How do I remove Microsoft Expression Blend 3 SDK?

You can uninstall Microsoft Expression Blend 3 SDK 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 Microsoft Expression Blend 3 SDK, 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 Microsoft Expression Blend 3 SDK.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.21%
Windows 10 24.77%
Windows Vista 2.23%
Windows XP 1.75%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.07%
Windows 7 Professional 20.28%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.28%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.36%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.85%
Windows 8 Pro 3.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.18% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.18%
  Germany 6.05%
  United Kingdom 5.34%
  France 3.71%
  Canada 3.55%
  Italy 2.94%
  India 1.76%
  Australia 1.66%
  Brazil 1.60%
  Spain 1.47%
  Netherlands 1.44%
  Sweden 1.12%
  Mexico 1.06%
  Iran 1.02%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.77%
Hewlett-Packard 26.28%
Acer 11.49%
ASUS 9.28%
Toshiba 4.87%
Lenovo 4.61%
Intel 2.14%
Samsung 1.95%
Alienware 0.91%
Apple 0.78%
MSI 0.78%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.48%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.82%
ASUS All Series 3.49%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 3.32%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.99%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.82%

About Microsoft

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Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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