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Should I remove MySQL Installer - Community?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,336
United States Rank #6,024
Reach 0.0711%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.89 days
262.12 days >
Average installed length: 137.72 days


VersionDistribution 0.29% 0.14% 0.07% 0.14% 0.14% 0.07% 0.93% 2.86% 3.35% 4.93% 7.28% 5.42% 7.21% 3.50% 4.07% 6.92% 9.28% 8.35% 5.71% 0.29% 21.06% 7.71% 0.29%

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MySQL Installer - Community


MySQL Installer - Community is a program developed by Oracle. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is InstallerIcon.exe. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 1.57 MB (1,642,496 bytes). mysqlinstallerupdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 47% of users of MySQL Installer - Community come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\mysql\mysql installer for windows
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{882D8FD0-AAE7-4CA0-A355-8EFC8C7B369D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.57 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by MySQL Installer - Community

Program executable:InstallerIcon.exe
Additional files:
  • mysqlinstallerconsole.exe - MySQLInstallerConsole
  • mysqlinstallerupdater.exe - WexInstallerUpdater
  • mysqlinstaller.core.dll - WexInstaller.Core
  • mysqlinstaller.exe - MySQL Installer
  • standardplugins.dll - StandardPlugins
  • mysql.utility.dll - MySql.Utility
  • interop.shell32.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'Shell32'.
  • mysqlinstallerlauncher.exe - InstallerLauncher
  • mysql.data.dll - MySql.Data.Core (MySql.Data)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • mysqlinstallerconsole.exe is scheduled as a task named 'ManifestUpdate' (runs daily at 0:00).

How do I remove MySQL Installer - Community?

You can uninstall MySQL Installer - Community 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 Installer - Community, 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 Installer - Community.

Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 71.33%
Windows 7 27.75%
Windows XP 0.50%
Windows Vista 0.43%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 20.92%
Windows 10 Pro 19.84%
Windows 7 Professional 11.10%
Windows 8.1 8.24%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.74%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.59%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.86% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.86%
  Italy 5.48%
  France 3.75%
  Germany 3.52%
  United Kingdom 3.29%
  India 2.77%
  Brazil 2.71%
  Spain 2.37%
  Netherlands 2.25%
  Canada 2.08%
  Singapore 1.33%
  Mexico 1.10%
  Poland 1.04%
  Belgium 0.87%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.87%
Dell 18.70%
ASUS 16.01%
Lenovo 12.65%
Acer 12.43%
Toshiba 3.81%
Samsung 3.25%
MSI 2.13%
Intel 2.02%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.54%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 5.18%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.81%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.27%
HP HP Notebook 3.00%
HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC 2.18%

About Oracle

Oracle specializes in developingcomputer hardware systems and enterprise software products such as database management systems.
Publisher URL: www.oracle.com


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