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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 #3,188
United States Rank #3,364
Reach 0.2089%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.95 days
529.57 days >
Average installed length: 278.25 days


10.3.5500.0 0.14%
10.2.4000.0 0.17%
10.1.2531.0 7.34%
10.0.1600.24 0.10%
10.0.1600.22 92.25%

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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 "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (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.

Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.11%
Windows 8 13.95%
Windows XP 12.28%
Windows Vista 8.36%
Windows Server 2003 0.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 22.60%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.74%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.63%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.12%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.80%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.56%
  United Kingdom 5.35%
  Germany 4.28%
  Canada 2.95%
  India 2.75%
  France 2.66%
  Italy 2.63%
  Brazil 2.05%
  Taiwan 2.02%
  Japan 1.73%
  Spain 1.65%
  Israel 1.45%
  Mexico 1.33%
  Netherlands 1.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.55%
Hewlett-Packard 26.49%
Acer 13.48%
ASUS 8.38%
Toshiba 4.81%
Intel 4.69%
Lenovo 2.29%
American Megatrends 1.76%
Samsung 1.70%
Sahara 1.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.05%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.09%
Dell OptiPlex 790 2.49%
Dell OptiPlex 780 2.31%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.31%
Acer Extensa 5235 2.14%

About Microsoft

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Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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