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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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United States Rank #10,880
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 165.19 days


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What is Microsoft_VC100_CRT_x86?  (from Microsoft)

The Microsoft run-time library provides routines for programming for the Microsoft Windows operating system. These routines automate many common programming tasks that are not provided by the C and C++ languages.


Microsoft_VC100_CRT_x86 is a program developed by Microsoft. The setup package is about 726.5 KB (743,936 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 70% of users of Microsoft_VC100_CRT_x86 come from Germany, it is also popular in Austria and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{6FDDB201-2CA0-42BD-973F-7B2C4A61EA3F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 726.5 KB
Language: German (Germany)

How do I remove Microsoft_VC100_CRT_x86?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft_VC100_CRT_x86 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Microsoft_VC100_CRT_x86 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_VC100_CRT_x86, 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_VC100_CRT_x86.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.40%
Windows 8 25.75%
Windows Vista 5.76%
Windows XP 5.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.33%
Windows 8.1 11.65%
Windows 7 Professional 10.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.91%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.11%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.05%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.68% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 69.68%
  Austria 4.13%
  United States 4.10%
  Italy 3.29%
  France 1.71%
  United Kingdom 1.62%
  Taiwan 1.60%
  Switzerland 1.57%
  Australia 1.16%
  Belgium 1.14%
  Poland 1.10%
  Canada 0.89%
  Brazil 0.77%
  Netherlands 0.73%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 25.61%
Acer 22.84%
Hewlett-Packard 13.20%
Dell 9.87%
ASUS 8.25%
Toshiba 3.73%
Lenovo 2.84%
Intel 2.31%
Samsung 2.01%
American Megatrends 1.45%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7728 5.80%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 5.67%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 3.71%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 3.51%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.17%
ASUS All Series 2.97%

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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