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9% remove it91% keep it
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United States Rank #16,795
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4.10.9406.0 24.58%
4.10.9404.0 65.25%
4.00.9004.0 10.17%

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Microsoft XML Parser and SDK


Microsoft XML Parser and SDK is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 4.10.9404.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 75 files and is usually about 4.76 MB (4,989,952 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 50% of users of Microsoft XML Parser and SDK come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.msdn.microsoft.com/xml
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\windows live skydrive
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{3E908702-AF35-4611-9518-955DA24B7E07}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.76 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft XML Parser and SDK

  • microsoft.live.folders.richupload.3.dll - Windows Live (R) (Microsoft® Rich Upload ActiveX control)
  • cookdoc.dll - Platform SDK (cookdoc Module)

How do I remove Microsoft XML Parser and SDK?

You can uninstall Microsoft XML Parser and SDK 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 XML Parser and SDK, 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 XML Parser and SDK.

Win 7 (SP1) 42%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 46.19%
Windows XP 34.32%
Windows 10 13.14%
Windows Vista 6.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 33.91%
Windows 7 Professional 21.03%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.30%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.01%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.58%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.66% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.66%
  Brazil 5.17%
  United Kingdom 4.48%
  France 3.10%
  Turkey 2.76%
  Italy 2.41%
  India 2.07%
  Germany 2.07%
  Taiwan 1.38%
  UA 1.38%
  Russia 1.38%
  Greece 1.38%
  Hong Kong 1.03%
  Belgium 1.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 45.07%
Hewlett-Packard 13.38%
Lenovo 9.15%
ASUS 5.63%
Acer 5.63%
Toshiba 4.93%
American Megatrends 3.52%
Intel 3.52%
Sahara 2.11%
Alienware 1.41%
Common models
LENOVO 41732AU 2.80%
Dell Computer Dimension 4... 1.87%
Dell Inspiron 580 1.87%
Dell Latitude E5530 non-v... 1.87%
Dell OptiPlex 790 1.87%
Dell Precision WorkStatio... 1.87%

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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