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Should I remove Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2?

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8% remove it92% keep it
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United States Rank #2,628
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Average installed length: 229.81 days

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Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2

What is Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2?

SQL Server 2008 R2 adds certain features to SQL Server 2008 including a master data management system branded as Master Data Services, a central management of master data entities and hierarchies. Also Multi Server Management, a centralized console to manage multiple SQL Server 2008 instances and services including relational databases, Reporting Services, Analysis Services & Integration Services. SQL Server 2008 R2 includes a number of new services, including PowerPivot for Excel and SharePoint, Master Data Services and StreamInsight.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/sqlserver
Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=154582
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\100\Setup Bootstrap\SQLServer2008R2\x86\SetupARP.exe" /X86

How do I remove Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 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 R2 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 R2, 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 R2.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.72%
Windows 8 21.34%
Windows XP 9.52%
Windows Vista 5.00%
Windows Server 2003 0.42%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 26.58%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.94%
Windows 7 Home Premium 15.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.33%
Windows 8.1 5.47%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.62%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.62%
  Germany 6.86%
  India 4.14%
  United Kingdom 3.85%
  Italy 2.81%
  Brazil 2.57%
  Netherlands 2.30%
  Iran 2.21%
  Poland 2.06%
  Mexico 1.83%
  France 1.75%
  Canada 1.70%
  Australia 1.50%
  Spain 1.24%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.25%
Hewlett-Packard 26.57%
Acer 12.11%
ASUS 6.67%
Toshiba 4.21%
Intel 4.10%
Lenovo 3.13%
Samsung 2.27%
American Megatrends 0.97%
Common models
ASUS All Series 20.25%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.69%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.46%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.27%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.89%
Dell Latitude E6520 1.70%

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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