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Should I remove Microsoft Sync Framework Services v x64?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,760
United States Rank #12,384
Reach 0.0246%


1.0.1503.0 2.47%
1.0.1215.0 97.53%

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Microsoft Sync Framework Services v1.0 x64

What is Microsoft Sync Framework Services v x64?

Microsoft Sync Framework is a comprehensive synchronization platform that enables collaboration and offline scenarios for applications, services and devices. Developers can build sync ecosystems that integrate any application, any type of data, using any protocol over any network.

About  (from Microsoft)

The Microsoft Sync Framework provides a platform for taking web services and databases offline. In addition, it provides optimized P2P sync of any type of file including contacts, music, videos, images and settings. The extensible framework includes built-in support for synchronizing databases, NTFS/FAT file systems, F...  Read more


The most common release is 1.0.1215.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 2.15 MB (2,252,288 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/sync
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft sync framework\v1.0\runtime\x64
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{32508A23-C9EA-4D29-83CA-97A42A13701E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.15 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Sync Framework Services v1.0 x64

  • filesyncprovider.dll - Microsoft Synchronization Framework (Microsoft Synchronization Framework File Sync Provider)
  • metastore.dll - Microsoft Synchronization Framework Metadata Store
  • microsoft.synchronization.files.dll - Microsoft.Synchronization.Files
  • microsoft.synchronization.metadatastorage.dll - Microsoft.Synchronization.MetadataStorage
  • msfdb.dll - Microsoft Synchronization Framework Metadata Storage DB
  • msfdbqp.dll
  • msfdbse.dll

How do I remove Microsoft Sync Framework Services v x64?

You can uninstall Microsoft Sync Framework Services v x64 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 Sync Framework Services v1.0 (x64), 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 Sync Framework Services v x64.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.25%
Windows 10 22.52%
Windows Vista 7.02%
Windows Server 2003 0.21%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.37%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.76%
Windows 7 Professional 12.27%
Windows 10 Home 6.24%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.82%
Windows 10 Pro 3.53%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.13% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.13%
  Germany 9.57%
  Italy 8.17%
  France 7.48%
  Belgium 4.87%
  Canada 3.83%
  Australia 2.96%
  United Kingdom 2.26%
  Netherlands 2.09%
  Spain 1.39%
  Taiwan 1.22%
  Austria 1.04%
  India 0.87%
  South Africa 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.53%
Dell 23.40%
Acer 21.51%
ASUS 9.43%
Toshiba 4.15%
Samsung 3.40%
Intel 1.89%
Lenovo 1.13%
Medion 1.13%
Sony 0.75%
American Megatrends 0.75%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.24%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 3.29%
Dell Studio 540 2.63%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.63%
MSI MS-7522 1.97%
Dell Studio XPS 435MT 1.97%

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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