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Should I remove Oracle Database 11g Express Edition?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,752
United States Rank #10,351
Reach 0.0529%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.45 days
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Average installed length: 146.43 days


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Oracle Database 11g Express Edition

What is Oracle Database 11g Express Edition?  (from Oracle)

Oracle Database 11g Express Edition (Oracle Database XE) is an entry-level, small-footprint database based on the Oracle Database 11g Release 2 code base. It's free to develop, deploy, and distribute; fast to download; and simple to administer.


Oracle Database 11g Express Edition is a program developed by Oracle. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The main program executable is oradba.exe. The software installer includes 246 files and is usually about 549.55 KB (562,739 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 30% of users of Oracle Database 11g Express Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in India and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.oracle.com
Installation folder: C:\oraclexe\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{05A7B662-80A3-4EB9-AE1D-89A62449431C}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 549.55 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Oracle Database 11g Express Edition

Program executable:oradba.exe
Additional files:
  • OO4OCODEWIZ.DLL - Oracle Objects for OLE Code Wizard for Stored Procedures
  • OracleAdNetConnectRCUS.dll - OracleAdNetConnectRC Dynamic Link Library (OracleAdNetConnectRC DLL)
  • oip11.dll - Oracle Objects (R) for OLE InProc Server (Oracle Objects for OLE InProc Server)
  • OO4OADDIN.DLL - OO4O Code Wizard for Stored Procedures
  • OracleAdNetTestRCUS.dll - OracleAdNetTestRC Dynamic Link Library (OracleAdNetTestRC DLL)
  • OraProvCfg.exe - Oracle Provider Configuration Utility (OraProvCfg)
  • OraClrAgnt.exe - Oracle Database Extensions for .NET (OraClrAgnt Module)
  • setup.exe - Oracle Database 11g Express Edition (Setup Launcher)
  • OracleAdNetConnect.exe - OracleAdNetConnect Application (OracleAdNetConnect MFC Application)
  • isgdi32.dll - ImageStream Graphic Filters® (ImageStream Binding Library)
  • oraclm32.dll - ORACLE OBJECTS FOR OLE 32bit (Oracle Class library 32bit)
  • omtsreco.exe - Oracle MTS Recovery Service
  • OracleAdNetTest.exe - OracleAdNetTest Application (OracleAdNetTest MFC Application)
  • oraimr10.dll - Oracle Corporation oraimr10 (oraimr10)
  • oraimr11.dll
  • ODBTREEVIEW.OCX - Oracle Tree Control Ver1.0
  • OraOLEDB11.dll - Oracle Provider for OLE DB (OraOLEDB Module)
  • OraOLEDB11us.dll - OraOLEDBus Module
  • OraOLEDBgmr11.dll - OraOLEDBgmr Module
  • OraOLEDBpus11.dll - OraOLEDBpus Module
  • OraOLEDBrst11.dll - OraOLEDBrst Module
  • OraOLEDButl11.dll - OraOLEDButl Module
  • ociw32.dll - Oracle Corporation Ociw32 (Ociw32)
  • omtsrecoevntd.dll - Oracle Services for MTS (Oracle MTS Recovery Service Event Dll)
  • omtsrecoevnte.dll
  • omtsrecoevntf.dll
  • omtsrecoevnti.dll
  • omtsrecoevntja.dll
  • omtsrecoevntko.dll
  • omtsrecoevntptb.dll
  • omtsrecoevntus.dll
  • omtsrecoevntzhs.dll
  • omtsrecoevntzht.dll
  • omtsrecomsgus.dll - Oracle MTS Recovery Service Message Dll
  • demet.dll - Outside In® Technology (OIVT Display Engine [Vector])
  • exgdsf.dll - SCC Export Filter GDSF
  • exhtml.dll - SCC Export Filter HTML
  • exihtml.dll - SCC Export Filter IHTML
  • ocemul.dll - OIVT Emulation Output Solution Component
  • oraansi11.dll - Oracle Corp. - ORAANSI (Oracle Objects for OLE - Oraansi)
  • sqora32.dll - Oracle ODBC Driver (Oracle ODBC Driver for (Windows XP/2000/NT/98))
  • sqoras32.dll
  • sqresja.dll
  • sqresus.dll
  • sqlplus.exe - SQL*PLUS (Oracle SQL*PLUS)
  • oramts.dll - ORAMTS (Oracle Microsoft Transaction Server Integration DLL)
  • oramts11.dll
  • heteroxa11.dll - Oracle JDBC XA Client Library
  • LSNRCTL.EXE - Oracle LSNRCTL Executable
  • njssl11.dll - Oracle Net SSL JNI DLL
  • oci.dll - Oracle Call Interface
  • ocijdbc11.dll - Oracle JDBC Client Library
  • oraasmclnt11.dll - ASM Client Access Library
  • oracell11.dll - Oracle SAGE shared library
  • oracle.exe - Oracle RDBMS Kernel Executable
  • oraclient10.dll - Oracle RDBMS Client Library
  • oraclient11.dll
  • oraclsra11.dll - Oracle RAC HA API Library
  • oracommon10.dll - Oracle RDBMS Common Library
  • oracommon11.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Services
  • oracle.exe runs as a service named 'OracleServiceXE' (OracleServiceXE).
  • omtsreco.exe runs as a service named 'OracleMTSRecoveryService' (OracleMTSRecoveryService).
  • OraClrAgnt.exe runs as a service named 'OracleXEClrAgent'.

How do I remove Oracle Database 11g Express Edition?

You can uninstall Oracle Database 11g Express Edition 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 Oracle Database 11g Express Edition, 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 Oracle Database 11g Express Edition.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.40%
Windows 10 43.73%
Windows XP 2.11%
Windows Vista 0.67%
Windows Server 2003 0.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 17.77%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.31%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.12%
Windows 10 Home 8.84%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.20%
Windows 8.1 5.86%

Distribution by countryGeography

29.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 29.92%
  India 10.24%
  France 5.25%
  Italy 4.81%
  Spain 3.15%
  Brazil 2.97%
  United Kingdom 2.36%
  Germany 2.27%
  MA 2.19%
  Belgium 1.92%
  Mexico 1.84%
  Canada 1.66%
  Poland 1.22%
  Australia 1.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.97%
Dell 24.90%
ASUS 13.16%
Acer 11.10%
Lenovo 9.42%
Toshiba 5.03%
Samsung 4.26%
Intel 1.16%
MSI 0.65%
Apple 0.52%
Sony 0.52%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.89%
Dell Inspiron N5110 4.02%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.02%
Dell Inspiron 3521 3.16%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.87%
ASUS All Series 2.59%

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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