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Should I remove MySQL Connector/ODBC?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,041
United States Rank #5,495
Reach 0.1337%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.29 days
480.56 days >
Average installed length: 252.50 days


3.51.27 7.63%
3.51.26 11.04%
3.51.25 2.16%
3.51.24 0.68%
3.51.23 1.86%
3.51.22 0.91%
3.51.21 0.95%
3.51.20 0.53%
3.51.19 23.61%
3.51.18 0.08%
3.51.17 3.26%
3.51.16 0.76%
3.51.15 0.30%
3.51.14 0.42%
3.51.12 44.36%
03.51.06 - stable 1.44%

MySQL Connector/ODBC 3.51

What is MySQL Connector/ODBC?

Connector/ODBC is a standardized database driver for Windows.

About  (from MySQL AB)

The MySQL Connector/ODBC is the name for the family of MySQL ODBC drivers (previously called MyODBC drivers) that provide access to a MySQL database using the industry standard Open Database Connectivity (ODBC) API. This reference covers Connector/ODBC 5.2, which includes the functionality of the Unicode driver and the...  Read more


MySQL Connector/ODBC 3.51 is a program developed by MySQL AB. The most used version is 3.51.12, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package is about 2.27 MB (2,376,192 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 32% of users of MySQL Connector/ODBC come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/odbc
Help link: www.mysql.com
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{F929096B-54A0-4C5C-B125-1E7EB1917412}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.27 MB
Language: English (United States)

How do I remove MySQL Connector/ODBC?

You can uninstall MySQL Connector/ODBC 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 MySQL Connector/ODBC 3.51, 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 MySQL Connector/ODBC.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.25%
Windows 10 23.34%
Windows XP 10.78%
Windows Vista 7.29%
Windows Server 2003 0.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.08%
Windows 7 Professional 15.88%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.25%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.58%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.31%
Windows 10 Home 5.31%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.06%
  Canada 18.42%
  France 5.43%
  Italy 4.20%
  Germany 3.96%
  United Kingdom 3.18%
  Brazil 2.49%
  Indonesia 2.46%
  India 2.43%
  Thailand 1.81%
  Spain 1.74%
  Australia 1.30%
  Netherlands 1.26%
  Mexico 1.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.43%
Dell 25.82%
Acer 15.13%
ASUS 7.94%
Toshiba 5.72%
Intel 4.24%
Samsung 2.96%
Lenovo 2.89%
American Megatrends 1.21%
Sahara 0.94%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.20%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.57%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.37%
ASUS All Series 3.74%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.49%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.08%


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