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Should I remove Microsoft SQL Server 2012 64-bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,258
United States Rank #2,620
Reach 0.2821%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.01 days
295.32 days >
Average installed length: 155.17 days

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Microsoft SQL Server 2012 64-bit

What is Microsoft SQL Server 2012 64-bit?

SQL Server 2012's new features and enhancements include AlwaysOn SQL Server Failover Cluster Instances and Availability Groups which provides a set of options to improve database availability, Contained Databases which simplify the moving of databases between instances, new and modified Dynamic Management Views and Functions, programmability enhancements including new spatial features, and security enhancements including provisioning during setup, new permissions, improved role management and default schema assignment for groups.

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\110\Setup Bootstrap\SQLServer2012\x64\SetupARP.exe"

How do I remove Microsoft SQL Server 2012 64-bit?

You can uninstall Microsoft SQL Server 2012 64-bit 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 SQL Server 2012 (64-bit), 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 SQL Server 2012 64-bit.

Win 10 55%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 54.90%
Windows 7 44.82%
Windows Vista 0.27%
Windows XP 0.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 17.56%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.64%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.70%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.65%
Windows 8.1 7.70%
Windows 10 Pro 7.63%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.90%
  Germany 3.83%
  United Kingdom 3.70%
  India 3.04%
  Canada 2.95%
  France 2.68%
  Italy 2.60%
  Netherlands 2.17%
  Brazil 1.98%
  Mexico 1.80%
  Turkey 1.61%
  Australia 1.56%
  Belgium 1.45%
  Iran 1.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.68%
Hewlett-Packard 24.68%
ASUS 13.02%
Acer 8.55%
Lenovo 7.27%
Toshiba 5.48%
Samsung 3.16%
Intel 2.67%
MSI 1.04%
Apple 0.82%
Alienware 0.68%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.83%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.35%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.06%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.77%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.26%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.26%

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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