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Should I remove Microsoft Visual Studio Premium 2012?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,451
United States Rank #9,161
Reach 0.0401%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.99 days
294.84 days >
Average installed length: 154.91 days


11.0.50727.26 10.71%
11.0.50727.1w 0.13%
11.0.50727.1 89.16%

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Microsoft Visual Studio Premium 2012

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What is Microsoft Visual Studio Premium 2012?  (from Microsoft)

With Visual Studio Premium 2012, you’ll track every task and role in your business and development teams, while turning shared visions into brilliant software. Consolidate all of your team-related tasks into a single, simplified experience using the new Team Explorer, which makes your team collaboration more efficient ...  Read more


Microsoft Visual Studio Premium 2012 is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 11.0.50727.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named vs_premium.exe. The setup package generally installs about 1 files and is usually about 7.04 MB (7,377,443 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 48% of users of Microsoft Visual Studio Premium 2012 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\package cache\{ddf0bb95-e254-447e-8472-3470057d9c7e}
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\{ddf0bb95-e254-447e-8472-3470057d9c7e}\vs_premium.exe" /uninstall
Warning, the uninstaller has been known to not fully remove the program.
Estimated size: 7.04 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Visual Studio Premium 2012

Program executable:vs_premium.exe
Name:Microsoft Visual Studio Premium 2012
Path:C:\ProgramData\package cache\{71c6cfd7-2dd2-4852-b125-1241fe1e03df}\vs_premium.exe

How do I remove Microsoft Visual Studio Premium 2012?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft Visual Studio Premium 2012 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Microsoft Visual Studio Premium 2012 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 Studio Premium 2012, 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 Studio Premium 2012.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.34%
Windows 10 38.66%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 21.40%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.29%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.89%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.56%
Windows 7 Enterprise 8.43%
Windows 8 Pro 5.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.00%
  Germany 5.36%
  Canada 3.76%
  United Kingdom 2.85%
  South Africa 1.71%
  Brazil 1.71%
  Australia 1.71%
  India 1.71%
  Sweden 1.71%
  Mexico 1.60%
  Israel 1.60%
  France 1.48%
  Netherlands 1.48%
  Turkey 1.37%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.66%
Hewlett-Packard 25.25%
ASUS 11.22%
Acer 8.22%
Lenovo 8.02%
Toshiba 3.61%
Samsung 3.01%
Apple 1.80%
Intel 1.80%
Alienware 1.60%
MSI 0.80%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.49%
Dell Latitude E6520 3.49%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 2.71%
ASUS All Series 2.33%
Dell Inspiron N5110 1.94%
Apple Inc. MacBookPro10,1 1.94%

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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