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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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United States Rank #16,112
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Average installed length: 562.31 days


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SlimDX Redistributable March 2009


SlimDX Redistributable March 2009 is a program developed by SlimDX Group. The main program executable is SdxIconBlack.exe. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 8.18 MB (8,581,120 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 45% of users of SlimDX Redistributable March 2009 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Local settings\temp\directx redist
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{D5395E5F-4D45-4665-8F00-234FA33678AF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 8.18 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SlimDX Redistributable March 2009

Program executable:SdxIconBlack.exe
Additional files:
  • dsetup.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct driver preloader)
  • dsetup32.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX para Windows® (Instalación de DirectX: parte de 32 bits)
  • dxsetup.exe - Depuración del programa de instalación de Microsoft DirectX
  • SdxIconBlack.exe

How do I remove SlimDX Redistributable March 2009?

You can uninstall SlimDX Redistributable March 2009 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 SlimDX Redistributable (March 2009), 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 SlimDX Redistributable March 2009.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.64%
Windows Vista 16.49%
Windows XP 9.28%
Windows 10 8.59%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.62%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.17%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.41%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.31%
Windows 7 Professional 7.93%
Windows 10 Home 3.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.99% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.99%
  France 5.44%
  Germany 5.44%
  Italy 4.87%
  United Kingdom 4.87%
  Brazil 4.30%
  Canada 2.87%
  Australia 1.72%
  Russia 1.72%
  Sweden 1.72%
  Austria 1.72%
  Czech Republic 1.72%
  Hungary 1.72%
  Thailand 1.43%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.49%
Hewlett-Packard 22.45%
Acer 17.69%
ASUS 7.48%
Samsung 3.40%
Toshiba 3.40%
American Megatrends 2.72%
Intel 2.72%
Lenovo 1.36%
Sahara 1.36%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.33%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.50%
Dell Inspiron 1750 2.50%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.50%
Micro-Star MS-7596 2.50%
Dell Inspiron 1545 1.67%


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