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Should I remove Microsoft Works?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,382
United States Rank #3,189
Reach 0.1655%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.35 days
688.96 days >
Average installed length: 361.99 days


07.02.0808 14.35%
07.02.0710.1 10.91%
07.02.0702 30.81%
07.02.0620 32.10%
07.02.0000 11.83%

Typically installed together

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Microsoft Works 7.0

What is Microsoft Works?  (from Microsoft)

Works 7.0 is home productivity software for your PC. The suite includes a word processor, spreadsheet, database, and calendar. And, Works 7.0 has new, professionally designed templates, and a new tool to help organize common projects. The software is even easier to learn and use, but flexible enough to let more advance...  Read more


Microsoft Works 7.0 is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 07.02.0620, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package is about 3.74 MB (3,924,992 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 51% of users of Microsoft Works come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com
Help link: support.microsoft.com/support/works
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{764D06D8-D8DE-411E-A1C8-D9E9380F8A84}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.74 MB
Language: English (United States)

How do I remove Microsoft Works?

You can uninstall Microsoft Works 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 Works 7.0, 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 Works.

Win 7 (SP1) 44%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 45.16%
Windows XP 24.49%
Windows 10 21.80%
Windows Vista 8.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.16%
Microsoft Windows XP 24.23%
Windows 10 Home 9.34%
Windows 7 Professional 7.07%
Windows 8.1 6.85%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.66%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.19%
  Germany 16.36%
  United Kingdom 11.04%
  France 6.12%
  Italy 2.61%
  Canada 2.59%
  Australia 1.37%
  Netherlands 1.24%
  Spain 1.04%
  Belgium 0.72%
  Sweden 0.67%
  DK 0.67%
  Austria 0.60%
  Ireland 0.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.17%
Hewlett-Packard 24.72%
Acer 13.72%
ASUS 6.06%
Toshiba 4.94%
Intel 4.72%
American Megatrends 4.61%
Medion 2.89%
Sahara 2.61%
Samsung 1.61%
Lenovo 1.44%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.89%
Dell Dell DM051 3.19%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.06%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.92%
Dell Computer Dimension 2... 2.64%

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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