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Should I remove Spotlight on Oracle, Oracle RAC?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #32,847
United States Rank #43,467
Reach 0.0039%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.19 days
83.91 days >
Average installed length: 44.09 days


VersionDistribution 2.60% 1.30% 6.49% 15.58% 15.58% 9.09% 28.57% 2.60% 1.30% 16.88%

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Spotlight on Oracle, Oracle RAC

What is Spotlight on Oracle, Oracle RAC?  (from Quest Software)

Spotlight® on Oracle provides visual, real-time diagnostics, so you can quickly eliminate bottlenecks in Oracle and Oracle RAC environments. And because Spotlight helps you save time finding and fixing performance issues, you can reduce downtime and IT costs. Show your boss the improvements you can make and the corresp...  Read more


Spotlight on Oracle, Oracle RAC is a software program developed by Quest Software. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 39 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 24% of users of Spotlight on Oracle, Oracle RAC come from the United States, it is also popular in Spain and Turkey.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.quest.com/spotlight-on-oracle
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Quest Software\Spotlight\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{21D16E50-98A9-4135-8332-AC1C2A6CE264}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Spotlight on Oracle, Oracle RAC

  • Ppcm.dll - Predictive Performance and Capacity Management (PPCM)
  • PpcmGraphics.dll - PpcmGraphics
  • PpcmNlr.dll - qsNLR
  • PpcmStatistics.dll - PPCMStatistics
  • PpcmWinControls.dll - PPCMWinControls
  • PpcmWinHelper.dll - PPCMWinHelper
  • QsftCommon.dll - QsftCommon
  • QsftWinCommon.dll - QSFTWinCommon
  • SecurityWizard.exe - Spotlight Security Wizard
  • ESXLinq.dll - Spotlight On Oracle RAC
  • SoOExaDataLinq.dll
  • SoOLinq.dll
  • SoRacLinq.dll
  • Spotlight Reporting.exe - Spotlight Reporting
  • LinqDelegate.dll - LinqDelegate
  • LucyUpload.exe - Project Lucy (LucyUpload)
  • QuestOracleClient.dll - Spotlight (Quest Oracle Client)
  • QuestOracleService.exe - Quest Oracle Service
  • QuestOracleShared.dll - Quest Oracle Shared
  • Spotlight.exe - Spotlight console
  • SpotlightCommon.dll - SpotlightCommon
  • SpotlightResources.dll - Spotlight resources
  • AssemblyLauncher.dll - CLR Hosting library
  • FmtPlus.dll - RN Parser and Formatter for Oracle
  • QP5.dll
  • SpotlightInjection.dll
  • SpotlightLauncher.exe - Spotlight Launcher
  • SpotlightUninstaller.exe

How do I remove Spotlight on Oracle, Oracle RAC?

You can uninstall Spotlight on Oracle, Oracle RAC 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 Spotlight on Oracle, Oracle RAC, 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 Spotlight on Oracle, Oracle RAC.

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.53%
Windows 10 31.17%
Windows XP 1.30%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 37.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.29%
Windows 7 Enterprise 11.69%
Windows 10 Pro 9.09%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.19%
Windows 8 Pro 3.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.81% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.81%
  Spain 5.95%
  Turkey 4.76%
  Korea 4.76%
  Saudi Arabia 4.76%
  Indonesia 3.57%
  India 3.57%
  Italy 2.38%
  Singapore 2.38%
  Romania 2.38%
  United Arab Emirates 2.38%
  Mexico 2.38%
  Russia 2.38%
  TN 2.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 40.00%
Dell 24.29%
Lenovo 18.57%
ASUS 12.86%
Acer 1.43%
Toshiba 1.43%
Sony 1.43%
Common models
HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC 2.82%
HP Compaq 8200 Elite CMT ... 2.82%
Dell OptiPlex 745 ... 2.82%
Dell Latitude E6530 2.82%
Dell OptiPlex 7010 2.82%
HP ProBook 4540s 2.82%

About Quest Software

Quest manufactures software used by IT professionals in a variety of industries and although they are best known for TOAD, used by database professionals, they offers other products that develop, manage, monitor and protect packaged and custom software applications, as well as associated software infrastructure components, such as databases, application servers, operating systems and hypervisors.
Publisher URL: www.quest.com


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