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Should I remove Microsoft SQL Server Compact SP1 x64 ENU CTP1?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,172
United States Rank #7,393
Reach 0.0494%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.76 days
671.49 days >
Average installed length: 352.82 days


4.0.8872.1 7.40%
4.0.8854.1 92.60%

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Microsoft SQL Server Compact 4.0 SP1 x64 ENU CTP1

What is Microsoft SQL Server Compact SP1 x64 ENU CTP1?  (from Microsoft)

Microsoft SQL Server Compact 4.0 is a free, embedded database that software developers can use for building ASP.NET websites and Windows desktop applications. SQL Server Compact 4.0 has a small footprint and supports private deployment of its binaries within the application folder, easy application development in Visua...  Read more


Microsoft SQL Server Compact 4.0 SP1 x64 ENU CTP1 is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 4.0.8854.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 32 files and is usually about 8.97 MB (9,409,872 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 50% of users of Microsoft SQL Server Compact SP1 x64 ENU CTP1 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/sqlserver
Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=81488
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server Compact Edition\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{FAF57A91-58B3-490C-9D0C-66337DAD3F11}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 8.97 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft SQL Server Compact 4.0 SP1 x64 ENU CTP1

  • System.Data.SqlServerCe.Entity.resources.dll - Microsoft(R) SQL Server(R) Compact (System.Data.SqlServerCe.Entity)
  • System.Data.SqlServerCe.resources.dll - System.Data.SqlServerCe
  • msvcr90.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • System.Data.SqlServerCe.dll - Microsoft® SQL Server® Compact
  • System.Data.SqlServerCe.Entity.dll
  • sqlceca35.dll - Microsoft SQL Server Compact (Client Agent (64-bit))
  • sqlceca40.dll
  • sqlcecompact35.dll - Database Repair Tool (64-bit)
  • sqlcecompact40.dll
  • sqlceer35DE.dll - Systemeigene Fehlerzeichenfolgen und -ressourcen
  • sqlceer35EN.dll - Native Error Strings and Resources
  • sqlceer35ES.dll - Cadenas de error y recursos nativos
  • sqlceer35IT.dll
  • sqlceer35JA.dll - Native Error Strings and resources
  • sqlceer35TW.dll
  • sqlceer40DE.dll
  • sqlceer40EN.dll
  • sqlceer40ES.dll
  • sqlceer40FR.dll - Chaînes et ressources des erreurs natives
  • sqlceer40IT.dll - Risorse e stringhe di errore native
  • sqlceer40JA.dll
  • sqlceer40KO.dll
  • sqlceer40TR.dll - Yerel Hata Dizeleri ve Kaynaklar
  • sqlceer40TW.dll
  • sqlceme35.dll - Managed Extensions (64-bit)
  • sqlceme40.dll
  • sqlceoledb35.dll - OLEDB Provider (64-bit)
  • sqlceoledb40.dll
  • sqlceqp35.dll - Query Processor (64-bit)
  • sqlceqp40.dll
  • sqlcese35.dll - Storage Engine (64-bit)
  • sqlcese40.dll

How do I remove Microsoft SQL Server Compact SP1 x64 ENU CTP1?

You can uninstall Microsoft SQL Server Compact SP1 x64 ENU CTP1 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 Compact 4.0 SP1 x64 ENU CTP1, 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 Compact SP1 x64 ENU CTP1.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.43%
Windows 10 27.03%
Windows Vista 1.13%
Windows Server 2003 0.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.19%
Windows 7 Professional 17.46%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.29%
Windows 8.1 5.17%
Windows 10 Home 4.44%
Windows 10 Pro 3.62%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.71%
  United Kingdom 5.98%
  Germany 5.22%
  Italy 4.47%
  Canada 3.79%
  India 2.70%
  Australia 2.53%
  Netherlands 2.19%
  Belgium 1.85%
  Israel 1.60%
  Sweden 1.35%
  Brazil 0.93%
  Norway 0.84%
  Mexico 0.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.02%
Dell 23.97%
Acer 13.14%
ASUS 7.72%
Toshiba 5.42%
Samsung 4.11%
Lenovo 3.12%
Intel 2.46%
Medion 0.66%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.82%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.19%
Dell Inspiron N5110 4.55%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.57%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.57%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 3.25%

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