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What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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16.4.3505.0912 17.54%
15.4.3502.0922 82.46%

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Windows Live Writer Resources

What is Windows Live Writer Resources?

Windows Live Writer is a desktop blog-publishing application that is part of the Windows Live range of products. It features WYSIWYG authoring, photo-publishing and map-publishing functionality, and is currently compatible with Windows Live Spaces. Windows Live Writer is currently available in 48 different languages.


The most used version is 15.4.3502.0922, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 3.25 MB (3,406,336 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\windows live\writer\dictionaries
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{01ABAEC3-8F96-4D00-9672-E49AAFDC0685}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.25 MB
Language: Chinese (Traditional, Taiwan)

Program filesFiles installed by Windows Live Writer Resources

  • mssp7en.dll - Natural Language Components (Natural Language Spelling Service)
  • windowslive.writer.localization.dll - Windows Live Writer

How do I remove Windows Live Writer Resources?

You can uninstall Windows Live Writer Resources 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 Writer Resources, 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 Writer Resources.

Win 7 (SP1) 82%
Win 8 3%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.05%
Windows 10 12.82%
Windows Vista 5.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 60.00%
Windows 7 Professional 20.00%
Windows 10 Home 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Taiwan 37.50%
  United Kingdom 12.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.32%
Hewlett-Packard 18.92%
Toshiba 16.22%
ASUS 13.51%
Samsung 10.81%
Dell 8.11%
Sony 8.11%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6400 20.00%
ASUSTeK CM5575 20.00%
Samsung 300E4A/300E5A/300... 20.00%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 20.00%

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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