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Should I remove Microsoft Visual F# Runtime?

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 #957
United States Rank #1,537
Reach 0.7222%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.68 days
580.70 days >
Average installed length: 305.11 days


10.0.40219 57.70%
10.0.31118 0.02%
10.0.30319 42.26%
10.0.30128 0.01%

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Microsoft Visual F# 2.0 Runtime

What is Microsoft Visual F# Runtime?  (from Microsoft)

Visual F# is a new programming language that provides support for functional as well as object-oriented and procedural programming with the runtime support, libraries, interoperability, tools and object model of the .NET Framework. This combination enables developers to solve problems that range from traditional web an...  Read more


Microsoft Visual F# 2.0 Runtime is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 10.0.40219, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 21 files and is usually about 909 KB (930,816 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 33% of users of Microsoft Visual F# Runtime come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\plugins
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{85467CBC-7A39-33C9-8940-D72D9269B84F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 909 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Visual F# 2.0 Runtime

  • microsoft.sqlserver.connectioninfo.dll - Microsoft SQL Server
  • microsoft.sqlserver.connectioninfoextended.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.dmf.adapters.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.dmf.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.dmfsqlclrwrapper.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.management.collector.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.management.collectorenum.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.management.sdk.sfc.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.management.utility.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.management.utilityenum.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.policyenum.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.regsvrenum.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.servicebrokerenum.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.smo.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.smoextended.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.sqlenum.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.sqlwmimanagement.dll
  • microsoft.sqlserver.sstring.dll - SQL Server Secure String Package
  • microsoft.sqlserver.wmienum.dll
  • sharedmanagementobjects_keyfile.dll - SQL Server Patch KeyFile

How do I remove Microsoft Visual F# Runtime?

You can uninstall Microsoft Visual F# Runtime 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 Visual F# 2.0 Runtime, 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 Visual F# Runtime.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.89%
Windows 10 29.02%
Windows XP 2.70%
Windows Vista 1.32%
Windows Server 2003 0.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.91%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.93%
Windows 7 Professional 17.25%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.38%
Windows 10 Pro 4.58%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.85% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.85%
  India 4.15%
  Russia 3.75%
  Germany 3.71%
  United Kingdom 3.15%
  France 3.01%
  Iran 3.01%
  Canada 2.31%
  Italy 1.98%
  Turkey 1.91%
  Brazil 1.82%
  MA 1.65%
  Netherlands 1.60%
  Taiwan 1.51%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.86%
Hewlett-Packard 23.71%
Acer 13.65%
ASUS 13.52%
Lenovo 5.81%
Toshiba 4.96%
Samsung 3.71%
Intel 1.91%
MSI 1.03%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.77%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.41%
ASUS All Series 4.83%
Dell Inspiron N5110 4.14%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.70%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.60%

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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