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Should I remove Windows Phone SDK Assemblies?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,200
United States Rank #10,973
Reach 0.0410%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.75 days
287.49 days >
Average installed length: 151.05 days


10.1.40219 10.76%
10.0.40219 89.24%

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Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Assemblies

What is Windows Phone SDK Assemblies?  (from Microsoft)

The Windows Phone Software Development Kit (SDK) 7.1 provides you with all of the tools that you need to develop applications and games for both Windows Phone 7.0 and Windows Phone 7.5 devices.


Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Assemblies is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 10.0.40219, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 23 files and is usually about 744 KB (761,856 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 35% of users of Windows Phone SDK Assemblies come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=27570
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft sdks\windows phone\v7.1\icons\dark
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{9E2F2BAC-A9FD-35BC-B8E0-253FEBED0F9B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 744 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Assemblies

  • imagegen.exe - Windows® Phone Emulator (Image generator for Windows® Phone Emulator)
  • imagegenres.dll
  • msidcrl40.dll - Microsoft® Identity CRL (IDCRL Dynamic Link Library)
  • xdedesktopdma.dll - Windows® Phone Emulator DMA transport

How do I remove Windows Phone SDK Assemblies?

Quickly and completely remove Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Assemblies from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Windows Phone SDK Assemblies 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Assemblies, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Phone SDK Assemblies.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.78%
Windows 8 19.27%
Windows Vista 2.08%
Windows XP 0.87%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.60%
Windows 7 Professional 20.10%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.24%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.02%
Windows 8 Pro 3.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.36%
  United Kingdom 5.92%
  India 4.83%
  Brazil 4.67%
  Italy 4.05%
  Canada 2.80%
  Finland 2.34%
  Poland 2.34%
  Netherlands 2.18%
  France 2.02%
  Australia 1.87%
  Germany 1.71%
  Iran 1.09%
  Sweden 0.93%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.73%
Dell 26.73%
Acer 12.01%
ASUS 10.51%
Toshiba 7.21%
Lenovo 3.60%
Samsung 3.30%
Sony 1.20%
Intel 0.90%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.57%
Dell Inspiron N5110 5.41%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.78%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 2.70%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.70%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.16%

About Microsoft

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Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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