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3% remove it97% keep it
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Microsoft Expression Design 3


Microsoft Expression Design 3 is a program developed by Microsoft. The main program executable is Design.exe. The software installer includes 27 files and is usually about 52.05 MB (54,577,834 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 60% of users of Microsoft Expression Design 3 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=75066
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Expression\Design 3\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Expression\Design 3\XSetup.exe" -x -AppLangIC:1033 "-manifesC:DesignManifest.cab" "-sourcC:C:\Program Files\Microsoft Expr
Estimated size: 52.05 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Expression Design 3

Program executable:Design.exe
Microsoft Expression Design
Path:C:\Program Files\Microsoft Expression\Design 3\Design.exe
Additional files:
  • sldlext.dll - DownLevel Software Licensing Client Extension Dll
  • DSETUP.dll - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct driver preloader)
  • dsetup32.dll - DirectX Setup - 32-bit piece
  • DXSETUP.exe - Microsoft DirectX Setup
  • PsdImaging.dll - Microsoft Expression Imaging (Expression Imaging)
  • GraphicsCore.dll - Microsoft Expression Design
  • XprView.dll - Microsoft Expression Design Shell Extension
  • XSetup.exe - Microsoft Expression Design Setup
  • XSetupAct.dll - Microsoft Expression Design Setup Action File
  • XSetupLic.dll - Microsoft Expression Design Setup Licensing File
  • XSetupSqm.dll - Microsoft Expression Design Setup CEIP File
  • XSetupUI.dll - Microsoft Expression Design Setup User Interface
  • Microsoft.Windows.Design.Extensibility.dll - Microsoft® .NET Framework
  • Microsoft.Windows.Design.Interaction.dll
  • Microsoft.Expression.LicenseInstaller.dll - Microsoft Expression (Microsoft Expression license installer)
  • Microsoft.Expression.LicenseKeyInstaller.exe - Microsoft Expression license key installer
  • sqmapi.dll - SQM Client
  • Design.exe
  • Microsoft.Expression.Licensing.dll - Microsoft Expression Licensing

How do I remove Microsoft Expression Design 3?

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Or, you can uninstall Microsoft Expression Design 3 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 Microsoft Expression Design 3, 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 Microsoft Expression Design 3.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win 7 4%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.60%
Windows 8 16.92%
Windows Vista 6.95%
Windows XP 4.53%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.27%
Windows 7 Professional 26.97%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.91%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.76%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.85%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.73% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.73%
  United Kingdom 7.09%
  Germany 6.86%
  Canada 3.89%
  France 2.75%
  Netherlands 1.60%
  Italy 1.37%
  Japan 1.37%
  Australia 1.14%
  Singapore 1.14%
  Belgium 0.92%
  Brazil 0.92%
  Spain 0.92%
  Sweden 0.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.16%
Hewlett-Packard 26.46%
Acer 14.81%
Intel 6.88%
ASUS 4.23%
Toshiba 3.70%
Samsung 2.65%
American Megatrends 1.06%
Apple 1.06%
Lenovo 1.06%
Medion 1.06%
Common models
Acer Extensa 5235 9.35%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.60%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.88%
Dell OptiPlex 980 2.16%
Samsung R519/R719 2.16%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 1.44%

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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