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Should I remove SAP Business Explorer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,920
United States Rank #6,904
Reach 0.0790%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.76 days
553.49 days >
Average installed length: 290.81 days


7.30 47.66%
7.20 39.05%
7.10 13.29%

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SAP Business Explorer

What is SAP Business Explorer?  (from SAP)

SAP Business Explorer (BEx) offers a high focus on user productivity, with formatted reporting, intuitive ad-hoc analysis, advanced Excel integration, and model-driven BI applications, as well as business planning.


SAP Business Explorer is a program developed by SAP. The most used version is 7.30, 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 bexanalyzer.exe. The software installer includes 43 files and is usually about 52.92 MB (55,491,563 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 36% of users of SAP Business Explorer come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: appinfo.micron.com
Help link: tsihelp.telekom.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sap\business explorer\bi
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SAP\SAPsetup\setup\NwSapSetup.exe" /product="SAPBI" /uninstall
Estimated size: 52.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SAP Business Explorer

Program executable:bexanalyzer.exe
Name:SAP BW Business Explorer
SAP BExAnalyzer application
Path:C:\Program Files\sap\business explorer\bi\bexanalyzer.exe
Additional files:
  • BExAddin.dll - SAP BW Business Explorer (SAP BExAddin library)
  • BExApi.dll - SAP BExAPI library
  • BExCAControls.dll - SAP Business Explorer Shared Resources and Controls
  • BExCommon.dll
  • BExCommunication.dll - SAP BExCommunication
  • BExCompression.dll - SAP Business Explorer Common Controls Library
  • BExControls.dll
  • BExControls2.dll
  • BExDialogOpenSave.dll - SAP Business Explorer Open/Save Dialog
  • BExDiffViewer.dll
  • BExFormulaParser.dll - SAP BEx Formula Parser
  • BExGeneratedAll.dll - SAP BExGeneratedAll
  • BExInstaller.exe - SAP BExInstaller library
  • BExLocalFormularParser.dll - SAP BExFormulaParser library
  • BExOpenSaveServices.dll - SAP BEx OpenSaveServices
  • BExQueryDesigner.dll - SAP BEx Query Designer
  • BExQueryDesignerFormulaParser.dll - SAP BEx Query Designer Formula Parser
  • BExQueryDesignerStarter.exe - SAP BEx Query Designer standalone
  • BExRDRuler.dll - SAP BEx Ruler
  • BExReportDesigner.dll - SAP BEx Report Designer
  • BExReportDesignerStarter.exe
  • BExSelectorAPI.dll - SAP BEx Selector API
  • BExSelectorDialog.dll - SAP BEx Selector Dialog
  • BExSharedImageList.dll - SAP BExSharedImageList
  • BExThemes.dll - SAP BExThemes library
  • BExVariableScreen.dll - SAP BExVariableScreen library
  • BExVarScreen.dll
  • BExWebApplicationDesigner.exe - SAP BEx Web Application Designer
  • BExXMLControls.dll
  • BExXMLServices.dll
  • Interop.SAPLogonCtrl.dll - Assembly imported from type library SAPLogonCtrl
  • Interop.SHDocVw.dll - Assembly imported from type library SHDocVw
  • AxSAPCHARTCONTROLLib.dll (by SAP AG, Walldorf) - SAP Graphics Chart Control (Assembly imported from type library SAPCHARTCONTROLLib)
  • AxInterop.SHDocVw.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • BExAnalyzer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{04B4F695-146D-4D4C-BA3E-6487CFE576B5}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove SAP Business Explorer?

You can uninstall SAP Business Explorer 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 SAP Business Explorer, 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 SAP Business Explorer.

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 74.66%
Windows 10 16.42%
Windows XP 7.57%
Windows Vista 1.09%
Windows Server 2003 0.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 33.25%
Windows 7 Enterprise 30.01%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.58%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.99%
Windows 7 Home Premium 4.60%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.46% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.46%
  India 7.44%
  Germany 6.83%
  Brazil 2.89%
  France 2.55%
  United Kingdom 2.33%
  Netherlands 2.28%
  Italy 2.28%
  Malaysia 2.28%
  Mexico 2.16%
  Belgium 1.94%
  Canada 1.89%
  Colombia 1.78%
  Singapore 1.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 40.05%
Hewlett-Packard 39.51%
Lenovo 9.85%
ASUS 3.19%
Acer 3.01%
Samsung 1.37%
Intel 1.19%
Toshiba 1.00%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6420 4.50%
HP EliteBook 8470p 4.20%
HP EliteBook 8460p 4.05%
HP EliteBook Folio 9470m 3.00%
Dell Latitude E6430 2.70%
Dell Latitude E7440 2.10%

About SAP

SAP is a software company that produces enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations and is known as the market leader in enterprise application software.
Publisher URL: www.sap.com


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