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Should I remove Office 15 Click-to-Run Extensibility Component?

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Office 15 Click-to-Run Extensibility Component

What is Office 15 Click-to-Run Extensibility Component?

With Click-to-Run, user will always be running the latest and most secure version of Office. Office Click-to-Run users get the latest versions right away (rather than old ones that need to be patched, which can take another 60 minutes over the Internet). Click-to-Run users also get updated automatically over time, with no need to download or install patches. The product seamlessly updates itself in the background. Click-to-Run products also take up about half the disk space of normal products, they repair more completely, and they won’t break other software installed on the PC because they have private copies of all of their files and registration.

Office on Demand (Click-to-Run) is a unique feature enabled by the Click-to-Run architecture. It will be available to Office 2013 subscribers, and allows them to run temporary instances of the most popular Office applications on computers where they normally would not be able to install software. Office on Demand versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher, Visio, and Project will be available.

About  (from Microsoft)

We believe that Office applications that are built to take advantage of the unique capabilities of your chosen hardware have tremendous value (whether that’s a desktop PC, a notebook computer, a tablet, or a mobile device). Our goal with Click-to-Run in the new Office is to make finding, installing, and using the Offic...  Read more

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{20150000-008C-0000-0000-0000000FF1CE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)

How do I remove Office 15 Click-to-Run Extensibility Component?

You can uninstall Office 15 Click-to-Run Extensibility Component 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 Office 15 Click-to-Run Extensibility Component, 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 Office 15 Click-to-Run Extensibility Component.

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 75.00%
Windows 7 25.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Sony 33.33%
Acer 33.33%

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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Bola over a year ago
how do in re install "Office 15 click-to-Run" Extensinility Component" after uninstalling it ?
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Phillytechover a year ago
Not happy with it myself. Every 2 weeks get BSOD (windows 8 64 bit on a machine with no mem, hard-drive issues, etc, after which the click to run is broken and I have to reinstall office. Lot's of lost productivity.