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Should I remove Windows Mobile SDK R2 for Smartphone?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,269
United States Rank #4,710
Reach 0.1738%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.87 days
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Average installed length: 401.02 days


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Windows Mobile 5.0 SDK R2 for Smartphone

What is Windows Mobile SDK R2 for Smartphone?

The Windows Mobile 5.0 SDK for Smartphone extends Visual Studio 2005 so that you can write managed and native application software targeting Windows Mobile 5.0 based Smartphone devices.

About  (from Microsoft)

Software Development Kit for Windows Mobile 5.0 software for Smartphone.


The setup package is about 748 KB (765,952 bytes) when donwloaded.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: microsoft.com/mobile/developer/support/default.asp
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{9656F3AC-6BA9-43F0-ABED-F214B5DAB27B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 748 KB
Language: English (United States)

How do I remove Windows Mobile SDK R2 for Smartphone?

You can uninstall Windows Mobile SDK R2 for Smartphone 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 Mobile 5.0 SDK R2 for Smartphone, 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 Mobile SDK R2 for Smartphone.

Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.45%
Windows 10 16.05%
Windows XP 7.73%
Windows Vista 3.59%
Windows Server 2003 0.18%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.76%
Windows 7 Professional 24.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.88%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.82%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.36%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.87%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.82%
  India 8.19%
  Iran 3.45%
  Taiwan 2.92%
  MA 2.56%
  Italy 2.48%
  France 2.34%
  United Kingdom 2.29%
  Germany 2.24%
  Canada 1.90%
  Brazil 1.69%
  Spain 1.63%
  Japan 1.53%
  Israel 1.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.40%
Hewlett-Packard 24.77%
Acer 13.39%
ASUS 8.24%
Lenovo 4.34%
Toshiba 3.86%
Intel 3.81%
Samsung 2.81%
Apple 0.57%
Sahara 0.57%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.87%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.36%
Dell Inspiron N5010 3.57%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.43%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.91%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.64%

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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