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Should I remove Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Management Objects?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,356
United States Rank #3,515
Reach 0.1708%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.10 days
534.09 days >
Average installed length: 280.63 days


10.3.5500.0 0.21%
10.2.4000.0 0.15%
10.1.2531.0 8.07%
10.0.1600.24 0.09%
10.0.1600.22 91.48%

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Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Management Objects

What is Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Management Objects?

SQL Server Management Objects (SMO) is a collection of objects that are designed for programming all aspects of managing Microsoft SQL Server. SQL Server Replication Management Objects (RMO) is a collection of objects that encapsulates SQL Server replication management.


The most used version is 10.0.1600.22, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 23 files and is usually about 4.52 MB (4,739,072 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/sqlserver
Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=90957
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{F5E87B12-3C27-452F-8E78-21D42164FD83}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.52 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Management Objects

  • microsoft.sqlserver.connectioninfo.dll - Microsoft SQL Server
  • microsoft.sqlserver.connectioninfoextended.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.dmf.adapters.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.dmf.adapters.resources.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.dmf.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.dmf.resources.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.dmfsqlclrwrapper.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.management.collector.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.management.collectorenum.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.management.registeredservers.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.management.sdk.sfc.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.management.sdk.sfc.resources.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.policyenum.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.regsvrenum.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.regsvrenum.resources.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.servicebrokerenum.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.smo.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.smoextended.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.sqlenum.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.sqlwmimanagement.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.sstring.dll - SQL Server Secure String Package
  • microsoft.sqlserver.wmienum.dll
  • sharedmanagementobjects_keyfile.dll - SQL Server Patch KeyFile

How do I remove Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Management Objects?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Management Objects from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Management Objects 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 SQL Server 2008 Management Objects, 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 SQL Server 2008 Management Objects.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.72%
Windows 10 17.51%
Windows XP 11.47%
Windows Vista 7.97%
Windows Server 2003 0.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 22.41%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.25%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.05%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.25%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.60%
Windows 10 Pro 3.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.70% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.70%
  United Kingdom 4.85%
  Germany 4.22%
  Italy 2.86%
  Canada 2.76%
  France 2.71%
  India 2.54%
  Brazil 1.91%
  Taiwan 1.76%
  Spain 1.63%
  Japan 1.56%
  Netherlands 1.33%
  Israel 1.28%
  Belgium 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.10%
Hewlett-Packard 25.68%
Acer 13.49%
ASUS 8.73%
Toshiba 4.81%
Intel 4.75%
Lenovo 2.64%
Samsung 1.76%
American Megatrends 1.65%
Sahara 0.78%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.01%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.73%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.60%
ASUS All Series 2.44%
Dell OptiPlex 790 2.44%
Acer Extensa 5235 2.27%

About Microsoft

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Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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