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Should I remove Pervasive PSQL v10 Workgroup 32-bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #25,403
United States Rank #16,478
Reach 0.0068%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.28 days
450.75 days >
Average installed length: 236.83 days


VersionDistribution 0.75%
10.01.073 20.90% 0.75% 77.61%

Pervasive PSQL v10 Workgroup 32-bit

What is Pervasive PSQL v10 Workgroup 32-bit?

PSQL is a DBMS optimized for embedding in applications and used in several different types of packaged software applications It is also optimized for software as a service (SaaS) deployment due to a file-based architecture enabling partitioning of data for multitenancy needs.

About  (from Pervasive Software)

Pervasive PSQL offers an architecture that is totally unique in the database management market. Our product allows you to access the exact same data through ODBC and OLE DB, supporting applications like Microsoft ASP, Excel, and Access, or through the lightning-fast transactional interface called Btrieve. ODBC allows y...  Read more


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The setup package generally installs about 74 files and is usually about 18.66 MB (19,565,813 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pervasive.com
Help link: www.pervasive.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Pervasive Software\PSQL\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{0A3238D7-AB32-4E15-B717-F3E3F18B4A8C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 18.66 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Pervasive PSQL v10 Workgroup 32-bit

  • dto.dll - Pervasive Distributed Tuning Interface (DTO Module)
  • dto2.dll
  • pceurop.dll - Pervasive Services for Pervasive.SQL (Pervasive Services European Codec Collection)
  • pscl3.dll - Pervasive Services Class Library, 3rd generation
  • pscore3.dll - Pervasive Services Core Library
  • pscp932.dll - Pervasive Services CP932 Codec
  • PBtrvD32.dll - Pervasive.SQL 2000 SP2 (PBtrvD32)
  • Pedtconv.dll - Pedtconv
  • ACBtr732.ocx - Pervasive PSQL 10.00 (Pervasive ActiveX Data Source)
  • Acctr732.ocx - Pervasive ActiveX Bound Controls
  • bdu.exe - Bulk Data Utility
  • bdulb.dll - Bulk Data Utility API Library
  • bdumsgrb.dll - Pervasive PSQL 10.00 Component BDU Messages Resource Bundle
  • builder.exe - Pervasive.SQL Control Center
  • butil.exe - Btrieve Maintenance Utility
  • butilres.dll - Butil Message DLL
  • clientlm.dll - Pervasive PSQL 10.20 (Pervasive PSQL Client License Manager)
  • clientrb.dll - Client Resource Bundle
  • clilcadm.exe - Command Line License Administrator
  • cobolschemaexec.exe - Pervasive PSQL 10.00 Component
  • cobolschemaexecmsgrb.dll - Pervasive PSQL 10.00 Component schemaexec Messages Resource Bundle
  • dbcsipxy.dll - Database CSI Manager Proxy
  • drm.dll - Pervasive Data Access Components
  • enginelm.dll - Pervasive PSQL Engine License Manager
  • guilcadm.exe
  • javadti.dll - encapsulate DTI C routines
  • jnibtrv.dll - JCL JNI
  • legacylm.dll - Legacy License Manager
  • licgetauth.exe - ELS Soap Client for Offline Activation
  • licmgrrb.dll - Pervasive PSQL 10.00 Component License Manager Resource Bundle
  • locmgr.dll - Pervasive.SQL Component
  • mkc3.dll
  • mkdemd.dll - Pervasive PvMetaData MKDE Interface
  • mkderb.dll - Pervasive MKDE Resource Bundle
  • pcc.exe
  • pctlgrb.dll - Pervasive PSQL 10.00 Component PCATALOG Resource Bundle
  • poledb.dll
  • poledber.dll - Pervasive OLE DB provider
  • poledbsy.dll - Pervasive OLE DB symbols
  • psawizrd.exe
  • psc.exe - Pervasive's Service Control Manager
  • pscrb.dll - Pervasive PSQL 10.00 Component psc Messages Resource Bundle
  • pvddl.exe - Database password utility
  • pvisr.dll - Pervasive International Sorting Rules - Version
  • pvkillwg.exe - Kill the Workgroup Engine
  • pvlocate.exe - Locator MFC Application
  • pvmsgrb.dll - Pervasive PSQL 10.00 Component Pervasive Messages Resource Bundle
  • rsiddf.dll
  • setupdb.exe
  • upiapirb.dll
  • w32btxlt.dll - Pervasive Software ODBC Translation DLL
  • w3btrv7.dll - Btrieve Interface Glue DLL
  • w3clnres.dll - Client Interface Resource DLL
  • w3clnrsx.dll
  • w3comsrv.dll - Win32 Communications Server
  • w3csi100.dll - Pervasive.SQL Common Security Provider
  • w3csm100.dll - Pervasive Software Cryptographic Service Manager
  • w3csp100.dll - Pervasive Software Cryptographic Service Provider
  • w3dbav75.dll - DBAdmin Interface Glue DLL
  • w3dbav78.dll
  • w3dbav80.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • pcc.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{AE5064D9-94E0-473D-8C12-A056B8558AB4}' (runs on registration).
  • w3dbsmgr.exe runs as a service named 'Pervasive PSQL Workgroup Engine' (psqlWGE) "Manages the Pervasive PSQL Workgroup Engine.".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • w3dbsmgr.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Pervasive Software\PSQL\bin\w3dbsmgr.exe'.

How do I remove Pervasive PSQL v10 Workgroup 32-bit?

You can uninstall Pervasive PSQL v10 Workgroup 32-bit 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 Pervasive PSQL v10 Workgroup (32-bit), 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 Pervasive PSQL v10 Workgroup 32-bit.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win Vista 1%
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 58.96%
Windows 10 19.40%
Windows XP 11.19%
Windows Vista 8.96%
Windows Server 2003 1.49%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.12%
Windows 7 Professional 21.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.94%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.45%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.46%
Windows 10 Home 4.48%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.02% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.02%
  Italy 4.08%
  PR 2.04%
  TT 1.53%
  United Arab Emirates 1.53%
  United Kingdom 1.53%
  Qatar 1.02%
  Israel 1.02%
  Canada 1.02%
  Saudi Arabia 1.02%
  Hong Kong 0.51%
  BH 0.51%
  Singapore 0.51%
  Dominican Republic 0.51%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 41.38%
Hewlett-Packard 25.29%
Acer 9.20%
Intel 5.75%
Samsung 3.45%
ASUS 3.45%
Toshiba 3.45%
Lenovo 2.30%
Sony 2.30%
Gateway 1.15%
Common models
Dell Studio 540 2.00%
Gateway SX2803 2.00%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 2.00%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.00%
Dell Studio XPS 435T 1.00%
Dell Studio Slim 540s 1.00%


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