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Should I remove Microsoft Visual Basic Power Packs?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,209
United States Rank #8,756
Reach 0.0498%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.67 days
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Average installed length: 242.92 days


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Microsoft Visual Basic Power Packs 3.0


Microsoft Visual Basic Power Packs 3.0 is a software program developed by Microsoft. The setup package generally installs about 30 files and is usually about 1.37 MB (1,440,768 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 40% of users of Microsoft Visual Basic Power Packs come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=71502
Installation folder: C:\users\user\documents\microsoft visual basic 2005 power packs\3.0\samples\printform\my project
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{7B4D193B-D76D-308B-8B12-5D9BB1CBCE6C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.37 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Visual Basic Power Packs 3.0

  • microsoft.sqlserver.types.dll - Microsoft SQL Server (SQL Server Spatial Types Assembly)
  • microsoft.sqlserver.types.resources.dll - Assembly de types spatiaux SQL Server
  • sqlsysclrtypes_keyfile.dll - SQL Server Patch KeyFile
  • wimgapi.dll - Windows Imaging Library

How do I remove Microsoft Visual Basic Power Packs?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft Visual Basic Power Packs 3.0 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Microsoft Visual Basic Power Packs 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 Visual Basic Power Packs 3.0, 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 Visual Basic Power Packs.

Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.22%
Windows 10 23.94%
Windows XP 6.22%
Windows Vista 3.63%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 23.70%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.34%
Windows 10 Home 5.30%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.16%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.39% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.39%
  Brazil 3.84%
  United Kingdom 3.13%
  Canada 2.86%
  Italy 2.68%
  Germany 2.59%
  Greece 2.23%
  Peru 2.23%
  Mexico 1.97%
  Australia 1.61%
  Taiwan 1.52%
  Spain 1.43%
  France 1.43%
  Iran 1.43%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.30%
Hewlett-Packard 23.54%
ASUS 12.66%
Acer 12.01%
Toshiba 5.84%
Intel 4.71%
Samsung 3.25%
Lenovo 3.08%
Alienware 1.62%
MSI 0.97%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.80%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.90%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.84%
ASUS All Series 2.13%
HP Compaq Elite 8300 SFF 2.13%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.77%

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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