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Should I remove Microsoft Expression Studio 4?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,158
United States Rank #5,851
Reach 0.0742%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.68 days
609.93 days >
Average installed length: 320.47 days


4.0.20705.0 14.49%
4.0.20525.0 85.51%

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Microsoft Expression Studio 4

What is Microsoft Expression Studio 4?  (from Microsoft)

Microsoft Expression Studio 4 opens up a new world of creative possibility. Its professional design tools give you the freedom to make your vision real--whether you're designing for standards-based Web sites, rich desktop experiences, or Silverlight. Includes Expression Web, Expression Blend, SketchFlow, Expression Des...  Read more


Microsoft Expression Studio 4 is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 4.0.20525.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 14 files and is usually about 9.6 MB (10,069,505 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 49% of users of Microsoft Expression Studio 4 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=75066
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Expression\Studio 4\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Expression\Studio 4\XSetup.exe" -x -AppLangIC:1033 "-manifesC:ExpressionStudioManifest.cab" "-sourcC:C:\Program Files\Micr
Estimated size: 9.6 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Expression Studio 4

  • sldlext.dll - DownLevel Software Licensing Client Extension Dll
  • Setup.exe - Microsoft Expression Studio Setup
  • XSetup.exe - Microsoft Expression Studio
  • XSetupAct.dll - Microsoft Expression Studio Setup Action File
  • XSetupLic.dll - Microsoft Expression Studio Setup Licensing File
  • XSetupSqm.dll - Microsoft Expression Studio Setup CEIP File
  • XSetupUI.dll - Microsoft Expression Studio Setup User Interface
  • Microsoft.Expression.LicenseActivator.exe - Microsoft Expression (Microsoft Expression license Activation helper)
  • Microsoft.Expression.LicenseInstaller.dll - Microsoft Expression license installer
  • Microsoft.Expression.LicenseKeyInstaller.exe - Microsoft Expression license key installer
  • Microsoft.Expression.LicensePhoneActivator.exe
  • sqmapi.dll - SQM Client
  • Microsoft.Expression.Licensing.dll - Microsoft Expression Licensing

How do I remove Microsoft Expression Studio 4?

You can uninstall Microsoft Expression Studio 4 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 Studio 4, 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 Studio 4.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.01%
Windows 10 30.85%
Windows XP 1.98%
Windows Vista 1.09%
Windows Server 2003 0.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.28%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.84%
Windows 7 Professional 19.01%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.24%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.39%
Windows 10 Pro 4.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.22%
  Germany 5.96%
  United Kingdom 4.28%
  Canada 3.59%
  France 2.49%
  Italy 2.32%
  Australia 2.14%
  Spain 1.74%
  Iran 1.39%
  Netherlands 1.39%
  Turkey 1.22%
  Sweden 1.04%
  South Africa 0.93%
  India 0.93%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.58%
Hewlett-Packard 22.27%
ASUS 10.09%
Acer 8.70%
Lenovo 5.57%
Toshiba 5.22%
Intel 2.90%
Samsung 2.78%
Apple 0.93%
MSI 0.93%
Alienware 0.81%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.89%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 4.31%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.02%
ASUS All Series 3.74%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.74%
HP ProBook 4530s 2.59%

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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