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5% remove it95% keep it
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16.4.3503.0728 2.82%
15.4.3502.0922 77.46%

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Windows Live UX Platform

What is Windows Live UX Platform?

The Live UX Platform is installed with Windows Live Essentials.


Windows Live UX Platform is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 15.4.3502.0922, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 9 MB (9,433,088 bytes). 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 58% of users of Windows Live UX Platform come from Taiwan, it is also popular in the United States and Macau.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-live/essentials
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\windows live\shared
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{4CCBD1F4-CEEC-452A-9CB8-46564B501315}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 9 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Windows Live UX Platform

  • uxcontacts.dll - Windows Live Client Contacts UX (Windows Live Client Contacts UX Module)
  • uxctl.dll - Windows Live Client UX Controls (Windows Live Client UX Controls Module)
  • wldlog.dll - Windows Live Desktop Logging
  • uxcalendar.dll - Windows Live Client UX (Windows Live Client UX Calendar Module)
  • uxcore.dll - Windows Live Client UX Core Module
  • wldcore.dll - Windows Live Client (Windows Live Client Shared Platform Module)
  • wlidux.dll - Windows Live ID UI (Windows Live ID UI Module)

How do I remove Windows Live UX Platform?

You can uninstall Windows Live UX Platform 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 Windows Live UX Platform, 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 Windows Live UX Platform.

Win 7 (SP1) 79%
Win 8 2%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.69%
Windows 10 13.46%
Windows Vista 3.85%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.44%
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%
Windows 10 Home 11.11%
Windows 7 Enterprise 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.33% of installs come from Taiwan
Which countries install it?
  Taiwan 58.33%
  United States 33.33%
  Macau 8.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 30.23%
Hewlett-Packard 16.28%
Toshiba 16.28%
ASUS 11.63%
Samsung 6.98%
Dell 6.98%
Sony 6.98%
Lenovo 2.33%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6400 11.11%
ASUSTeK U31SG 11.11%
ASUSTeK CM5575 11.11%
Acer Veriton M4610G 11.11%
Apple Inc. MacBookAir4,2 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard s5528hk 11.11%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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