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Should I remove Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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United States Rank #29,286
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11.1.20905.0 6.49%
10.3.20905.0 2.60%
10.3.20225.0 64.94%
10.2.11213.0 19.48%
10.2.11110.0 6.49%

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Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools

What is Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools?

Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools provides an integrated environment for database developers to carry out all their database design work for any SQL Server platform (both on and off premise) within Visual Studio. Database developers can use the SQL Server Object Explorer in VS to easily create or edit database objects and data, or execute queries.


The most used version is 10.3.20225.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 498.59 KB (510,558 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/sqlserver
Help link: www.msdn.com/data
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\package cache\{f3036ce8-43ee-4ce5-8ca6-5105994d268b}
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\{f3036ce8-43ee-4ce5-8ca6-5105994d268b}\SSDTSetup.exe" /uninstall
Estimated size: 498.59 KB
Language: Chinese (Traditional, Taiwan)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools

  • SSDTSetup.exe - Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools
  • microsoft.data.tools.schema.tasks.sql.dll - Microsoft(R) SQL Server Data Tools - Database Projects

How do I remove Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools?

You can uninstall Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools 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 Data Tools, 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 Data Tools.

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.12%
Windows 10 15.58%
Windows Vista 1.30%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.47%
Windows 7 Professional 24.68%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.58%
Windows 7 Enterprise 6.49%
Windows 8 Pro 3.90%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Sweden 4.26%
  Canada 4.26%
  United Kingdom 4.26%
  Taiwan 2.13%
  France 2.13%
  Switzerland 2.13%
  Russia 2.13%
  India 2.13%
  Greece 2.13%
  New Zealand 2.13%
  Netherlands 2.13%
  Germany 2.13%
  Italy 2.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.82%
Dell 17.54%
Lenovo 14.04%
ASUS 12.28%
Toshiba 7.02%
Intel 3.51%
MSI 1.75%
American Megatrends 1.75%
Samsung 1.75%
Acer 1.75%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.03%
Dell Latitude E6420 3.03%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 3.03%
Dell OptiPlex 790 3.03%
Dell Inspiron N4010 1.52%

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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