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1% remove it99% keep it
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Microsoft Windows SDK for Visual Studio 2008 .NET Framework Tools - enu

What is Microsoft Windows SDK for Visual Studio 2008 .NET Framework Tools - enu?

Microsoft Windows SDK, Platform SDK, and .NET Framework SDK are software development kits from Microsoft that contain header files, libraries, samples, documentation and tools required to develop applications for Microsoft Windows and .NET Framework.

About  (from Microsoft)

The Visual Studio 2008 Software Development Kit (SDK) 1.0 includes tools, documentation, and samples for developers to design, build, test and deploy extensions for Visual Studio 2008. You can also use the VS 2008 SDK 1.0 to create custom tools environments based on the Visual Studio 2008 Shell.


The software installer includes 40 files and is usually about 22.02 KB (22,551 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft sdks\windows\v6.0a\bin
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{05EC21B8-4593-3037-A781-A6B5AFFCB19D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 22.02 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Windows SDK for Visual Studio 2008 .NET Framework Tools - enu

  • al.exe - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (Assembly Linker command line tool)
  • guidgen.exe - Microsoft ® GUIDGEN Application
  • wca.exe - Windows Workflow Foundation
  • aspnet_merge.exe - Microsoft® .NET Framework
  • aximp.exe - .NET Framework Windows forms ActiveX conversion utility
  • clrver.exe - Displays CLR Versions
  • cordbg.exe - Microsoft Managed Debugger (cordbg) Testing Tool
  • corflags.exe - Microsoft Common Language Runtime Agnostic Assembly Conversion Tool
  • disco.exe - .NET Frameworks Web Service Discovery Tool
  • fuslogvw.exe - Microsoft .Net Framework Assembly Binding Log Viewer
  • gacutil.exe - Microsoft (R) .NET Framework Global Assembly Cache Utility
  • ildasm.exe - Microsoft .NET Framework IL disassembler
  • lc.exe - .NET Framework license compiler
  • mage.exe - Manifest Generation And Editing Tool
  • mageui.exe
  • mdbg.exe - Microsoft Managed Debugger (mdbg) Testing Tool
  • mdbgcore.dll - Microsoft Managed Debugger Testing Tool
  • mdbgdis.dll - Microsoft Managed Debugger Native Services Extension
  • mgmtclassgen.exe - .NET Framework
  • permcalc.exe - Microsoft .NET Framework Permissions Calculator
  • peverify.exe - Microsoft .NET Framework PE, Metadata and IL Verification Tool
  • requiredpermissions.dll
  • resgen.exe - ResXtoResources.exe
  • secutil.exe - Microsoft .NET Framework Security Utility
  • sgen.exe - .NET Frameworks Xml serialization assembly generation Tool
  • sn.exe - Microsoft .NET Strong Name Utility
  • soapsuds.exe - Microsoft SoapSuds Utility
  • soapsudscode.dll
  • sqlmetal.exe
  • storeadm.exe - Microsoft .NET Framework Store Admin
  • svcconfigeditor.exe
  • svctraceviewer.exe
  • svcutil.exe
  • tlbexp.exe - Microsoft .NET Assembly to Type Library Converter
  • tlbimp.exe
  • wfc.exe - Microsoft Windows Workflow Foundation Compiler
  • winres.exe - .NET Framework sample Windows forms designer
  • wsdl.exe - .NET Frameworks WebService install and administration tool
  • xsd.exe - .NET Frameworks Xml Schema Tool
  • xsltc.exe - .NET Framework XSLT Compiler

How do I remove Microsoft Windows SDK for Visual Studio 2008 .NET Framework Tools - enu?

You can uninstall Microsoft Windows SDK for Visual Studio 2008 .NET Framework Tools - enu 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 Windows SDK for Visual Studio 2008 .NET Framework Tools - enu, 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 Windows SDK for Visual Studio 2008 .NET Framework Tools - enu.

Win 7 (SP1) 69%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 74.74%
Windows 10 14.88%
Windows XP 7.04%
Windows Vista 3.23%
Windows Server 2003 0.12%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 32.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.54%
Windows 7 Enterprise 10.06%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.94%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.17%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.58%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.49% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.49%
  India 5.41%
  Canada 3.32%
  United Kingdom 2.94%
  Brazil 2.09%
  France 1.80%
  Germany 1.80%
  Israel 1.71%
  Italy 1.61%
  Mexico 1.42%
  Netherlands 1.42%
  Turkey 1.33%
  Belgium 1.23%
  Iran 1.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 42.33%
Hewlett-Packard 22.74%
Acer 6.65%
Intel 5.91%
ASUS 4.81%
Toshiba 4.62%
Lenovo 4.07%
Samsung 1.11%
Apple 0.74%
Sahara 0.74%
Alienware 0.55%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.36%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.27%
Dell Latitude E6520 2.91%
Dell Precision WorkStatio... 2.91%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.91%
ASUS All Series 2.55%

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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