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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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Global Rank #4,051
United States Rank #4,976
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 124.00 days


9.0.30729 31.33%
9.0.21022 68.67%

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Visual Studio .NET Prerequisites - English

What is Visual Studio .NET Prerequisites - English?  (from Microsoft)

Certain project types and features in Visual Studio require that specific software components, which may be listed as optional in setup, must be installed before you can use that feature or project. Some of these components must be installed on the development computer, while others can be installed on a remote compu...  Read more


Visual Studio .NET Prerequisites - English is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 9.0.21022, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 7 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 36% of users of Visual Studio .NET Prerequisites - English come from the United States, it is also popular in India and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/z29sddxk(v=vs.71).aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft visual studio 9.0\common7\ide\xml
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{D3E39E77-0EB4-36FB-B97A-8C8AB21B9A45}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Visual Studio .NET Prerequisites - English

  • microsoft.xsldebugger.dll - Microsoft® .NET Framework (Visual Studio .NET Framework Designer)
  • microsoft.xsldebugger.host.exe - Visual Studio .NET XSLT Execution Utility
  • microsoft.xsldebugger.host.resources.dll
  • microsoft.xsldebugger.resources.dll - Concepteur Visual Studio .NET Framework

How do I remove Visual Studio .NET Prerequisites - English?

You can uninstall Visual Studio .NET Prerequisites - English 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 Visual Studio .NET Prerequisites - English, 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 Visual Studio .NET Prerequisites - English.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.18%
Windows 10 21.26%
Windows Vista 1.26%
Windows Server 2003 0.30%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 26.78%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.89%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.86%
Windows 7 Enterprise 6.11%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.82%
Windows 10 Pro 3.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.27% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.27%
  India 5.56%
  France 3.02%
  Germany 2.95%
  Taiwan 2.78%
  Italy 2.68%
  Canada 2.65%
  Iran 2.61%
  United Kingdom 2.41%
  Spain 1.94%
  Brazil 1.71%
  MA 1.58%
  Japan 1.58%
  Israel 1.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.25%
Hewlett-Packard 24.34%
Acer 12.62%
ASUS 10.45%
Lenovo 4.89%
Toshiba 3.99%
Samsung 2.90%
Intel 2.54%
Sony 1.09%
Apple 0.72%
MSI 0.54%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.76%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.11%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.50%
Dell Inspiron N5010 3.20%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.04%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.13%

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