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Should I remove MySQL Connector/ODBC?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,787
United States Rank #11,646
Reach 0.0322%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 112.81 days
791.52 days >
Average installed length: 415.89 days


5.1.6 35.70%
5.1.5 52.11%
5.1.4 9.09%
5.1.3 0.44%
5.1.1 0.44%
5.1.0-alpha 2.22%

MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1


MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 is a program developed by MySQL AB. The most used version is 5.1.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 4.13 MB (4,327,936 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 39% of users of MySQL Connector/ODBC come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Indonesia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mysql.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\mysql\connector odbc 5.1
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{29042B1C-0713-4575-B7CA-5C8E7B0899D4}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.13 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1

  • myodbc5.dll - Connector/ODBC 5.1 (MySQL ODBC 5.1 Driver)
  • myodbc5s.dll
  • myodbc-installer.exe

How do I remove MySQL Connector/ODBC?

Quickly and completely remove MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1, 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 MySQL Connector/ODBC.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.70%
Windows XP 14.16%
Windows 8 13.72%
Windows Vista 4.20%
Windows Server 2003 0.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 22.87%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.04%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.90%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.04%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.36%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.92%
  Germany 14.26%
  Indonesia 5.20%
  India 4.43%
  Italy 3.28%
  Brazil 3.08%
  Taiwan 2.89%
  France 2.50%
  Spain 2.12%
  Canada 1.73%
  United Kingdom 1.54%
  Mexico 1.35%
  Philippines 0.96%
  Netherlands 0.77%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.34%
Hewlett-Packard 24.72%
Acer 16.85%
ASUS 7.87%
Intel 4.12%
Toshiba 3.37%
Lenovo 2.62%
Sahara 1.50%
Samsung 1.12%
American Megatrends 0.75%
Medion 0.75%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.35%
Dell OptiPlex 790 2.90%
Dell OptiPlex 755 2.17%
Dell OptiPlex 3010 2.17%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.17%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.17%


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