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Should I remove SQL Search 2?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #32,574
United States Rank #27,864
Reach 0.0041%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.15 days
87.95 days >
Average installed length: 46.21 days


VersionDistribution 1.27% 1.27% 2.53% 11.39% 7.59% 18.99% 5.06% 10.13% 37.97% 3.80%

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SQL Search 2

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SQL Search 2 is a software program developed by Red Gate Software Ltd. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 1.63 MB (1,711,702 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 53% of users of SQL Search 2 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.red-gate.com
Help link: www.red-gate.com/support/index.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Red Gate\SQL Search 2\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{10715B5C-D349-4D0F-AC2C-6E799456125C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.63 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SQL Search 2

  • Redgate.SIPFrameworkShared.dll - SSMS Integration Pack Framework Shared (RedGate.SIPFrameworkShared)
  • RedGate.SQLSearch.Loader.dll - SQL Search (SQL Search Loader)
  • Redgate.SQLSearch.SSMSPackage.dll - SSMSPackage
  • RedGate.Shared.SQL.dll - Red Gate SQL Utilities
  • RedGate.Shared.Utils.dll - Red Gate Utilities

How do I remove SQL Search 2?

Quickly and completely remove SQL Search 2 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall SQL Search 2 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program SQL Search 2, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 SQL Search 2.

Win 10 51%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 50.63%
Windows 7 46.84%
Windows XP 2.53%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 20.25%
Windows 7 Professional 18.99%
Windows 7 Enterprise 13.92%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 6.33%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.53% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.53%
  United Kingdom 6.06%
  Canada 5.05%
  South Africa 3.03%
  Sweden 3.03%
  France 2.02%
  India 2.02%
  Philippines 2.02%
  Turkey 2.02%
  Italy 2.02%
  MK 1.01%
  Slovenia 1.01%
  RW 1.01%
  Singapore 1.01%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 39.34%
Hewlett-Packard 24.59%
Acer 8.20%
Intel 6.56%
Lenovo 6.56%
ASUS 3.28%
Toshiba 3.28%
Sony 1.64%
Apple 1.64%
Samsung 1.64%
Common models
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 4.17%
Dell OptiPlex 7010 2.78%
ASUS All Series 2.78%
Dell OptiPlex 790 2.78%
HP EliteBook 8770w 2.78%
Samsung R530/R730 1.39%

About Red Gate Software Ltd

Red Gate is a software company that primarily provides tools for database developers and administrators.
Publisher URL: www.red-gate.com


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