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Should I remove Microsoft Money Essentials?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,078
United States Rank #3,330
Reach 0.0604%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.41 days
424.96 days >
Average installed length: 223.28 days


17 1.09%
16 98.91%

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Microsoft Money Essentials


Microsoft Money Essentials is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 16, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named [email protected]#@.exe. The setup package generally installs about 51 files and is usually about 100.71 MB (105,603,072 bytes). The installed file autoupdate.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 96% of users of Microsoft Money Essentials come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/money
Help link: support.microsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Money 2007
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Money 2007\MNYCoreFiles\Setup\uninst.exe" /C:120
Estimated size: 100.71 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Money Essentials

Program executable:[email protected]#@.exe
Name:Microsoft(R) Money
Path:C:\Program Files\Microsoft Money 2007\[email protected]#@.exe
Additional files:
  • mnysl07.dll - Microsoft(R) Money (Money Standard Library)
  • mnysvc07.dll - Money Utility Services
  • utlsrf07.dll - Money Surfboard Utility Library
  • msidcrl.dll - Microsoft® Identity CRL (IDCRL Dynamic Link Library)
  • adapt.dll - MSN Money Adaptation DLL
  • adaptres.dll
  • autoupdate.dll - Microsoft Money Auto Update Library
  • bbdll.dll - Microsoft Money Background Banking
  • binrsrc.dll - Microsoft Money Binary Resource
  • compdll.dll - Microsoft Money Compression Library
  • ctl1.dll - Microsoft Money Personal Finance Custom ActiveX Control DLL
  • daupdate.exe - Microsoft Money Update Utility
  • dbcnv99.dll - Microsoft Money DB Converter
  • dlxres.dll - MSN Money Resources
  • inv2007.ocx - MSN Money Investment Toolbox
  • j3cvt.dll - Microsoft OFD Jet3.5 conversion
  • marble.dll - Money SGML Parser
  • mcmoney.dll - MSN MoneyCentral Redistributable for MS Money
  • mnyadv.dll - Microsoft Money Advisor Library
  • mnybb.exe
  • mnybbsvc.exe - Microsoft Money Background Banking Service
  • mnycopymar.exe - mnycopymar
  • mnyfid.dll
  • mnyimprt.exe - Microsoft Money Import Handler
  • mnymetal.dll - mnymetal
  • mnymtllc.dll
  • mnyob99.dll - MSN Money UI controls
  • mnysetup.dll - Money Setup and Configuration
  • mnyxml.dll - Microsoft Money XML Support Module
  • mpadvd.dll - Advisor FYI Details Place
  • mpbdgt.dll - Budget Place
  • mpcflow.dll - Cash Flow Place
  • mpcshfn.dll - Purchase Wizard
  • mpgift.dll - Gift Tracker
  • mpinvtr.dll - Home Inventory Place
  • mplplan.dll - Long-Term Planner Place
  • mpmsn.dll - MSN Places
  • mpplan.dll - Planner Place
  • mprpt.dll - Report Gallery and Reports and Charts Places
  • mptax.dll - Tax Area
  • mscofd07.dll - Microsoft OFD C++ Class Library
  • mscps.dll - Microsoft Money Calc Persistent Store Control

How do I remove Microsoft Money Essentials?

You can uninstall Microsoft Money Essentials 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 Money Essentials, 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 Money Essentials.

Win Vista (SP2) 75%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 83.89%
Windows 7 14.18%
Windows 10 1.43%
Windows XP 0.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 79.73%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.99%
Windows Vista Home Basic 3.13%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.94%
Windows Vista Ultimate 1.10%
Windows 10 Home 0.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

95.51% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 95.51%
  Canada 3.11%
  United Kingdom 0.15%
  Brazil 0.10%
  Philippines 0.10%
  Germany 0.10%
  Poland 0.10%
  Hong Kong 0.05%
  TT 0.05%
  BY 0.05%
  Belgium 0.05%
  France 0.05%
  Ecuador 0.05%
  Mexico 0.05%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Gateway 62.71%
Acer 20.87%
Toshiba 16.41%
Common models
Gateway DX4200-09 10.36%
TOSHIBA Satellite A135 9.56%
Gateway SX2800 4.12%
Gateway NV52 Series ... 3.62%
Gateway DX4300 3.32%
Gateway LX6810-01 3.12%

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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