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1% remove it99% keep it
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What is WixEdit?  (from Jasper Keuper)

WiXEdit is an editor for XML source files for the Windows Installer XML (WiX) toolset to build MSI and MSM setup packages. WixEdit tries to make the editing of WiX XML source files simple and comprehensible for everyone. Without any or little knowledge of WiX or even XML, you can create MSI installer packages for your ...  Read more


WixEdit is a program developed by Jasper Keuper. The software installer includes 41 files and is usually about 9.51 MB (9,972,412 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 51% of users of WixEdit come from the United States, it is also popular in Japan and Israel.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: wixedit.sourceforge.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\wixedit\wix-3.0.5419.0
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{1D44F148-5A2A-42CB-83AA-DB2B156F1ED7}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 9.51 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by WixEdit

  • candle.exe (by Microsoft) - Windows Installer XML (WiX Toolset Compiler)
  • dark.exe (by Microsoft) - WiX Toolset Decompiler
  • heat.exe - WiX Toolset Harvester
  • light.exe - WiX Toolset Linker
  • lit.exe
  • melt.exe - WiX Toolset MSM melter
  • mergemod.dll - Windows Installer - Unicode (MSM Merge Tool COM Server)
  • microsoft.tools.windowsinstallerxml.nanttasks.dll - NAntTasks - Windows Installer XML
  • pyro.exe - WiX Toolset Patch Builder
  • sconce2005.dll - Sconce - Windows Installer XML
  • sconce2008.dll
  • setup.exe - Software Installer
  • setupbld.exe - WiX Setup Builder
  • setupbuilder.dll
  • smoke.exe - WiX Toolset Validator
  • torch.exe - WiX Toolset Transform Builder
  • votive2005.dll - WiX Visual Studio 2005 Package
  • votive2008.dll - WiX Visual Studio 2008 Package
  • wconsole.dll - Windows Installer XML Console Interface
  • winterop.dll - WiX Interop Library
  • wix.dll
  • wixcomplusextension.dll - WiX Toolset COM+ Extension
  • wixcop.exe - WiX Error Correction Tool
  • wixdifxappextension.dll - WiX Toolset DIFxApp Extension
  • wixdirectxextension.dll - WiX Toolset DirectX Extension
  • wixedit.exe - WiXEdit (WixEdit)
  • wixfirewallextension.dll - WiX Toolset Firewall Extension
  • wixgamingextension.dll - WiX Toolset Gaming Extension
  • wixiisextension.dll - WiX Toolset IIS Extension
  • wixisolatedappextension.dll - WiX Toolset IsolatedApp Extension
  • wixmsmqextension.dll - WiX Toolset MSMQ Extension
  • wixnetfxextension.dll - WiX Toolset .NET Framework Extension
  • wixofficeextension.dll - WiX Toolset Office Extension
  • wixpsextension.dll - WiX Toolset PowerShell Extension
  • wixsqlextension.dll - WiX Toolset SQL Extension
  • wixtasks.dll - Windows Installer XML Tasks for MSBuild
  • wixuiextension.dll - WiX Toolset UI Extension
  • wixutilextension.dll - WiX Toolset Utility Extension
  • wixvsextension.dll - WiX Toolset VS Extension
  • wui.dll - Windows Installer XML User Interface

How do I remove WixEdit?

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Or, you can uninstall WixEdit 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 WixEdit, 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 WixEdit.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win 8 32%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.00%
Windows 10 32.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 36.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 12.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 12.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.00%
Windows 10 Pro 4.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.28%
  Japan 5.13%
  Israel 5.13%
  Canada 5.13%
  Poland 5.13%
  Slovenia 2.56%
  Brazil 2.56%
  UA 2.56%
  France 2.56%
  Korea 2.56%
  India 2.56%
  Austria 2.56%
  Venezuela 2.56%
  Netherlands 2.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.36%
Lenovo 18.18%
Intel 13.64%
Dell 9.09%
Toshiba 4.55%
Sony 4.55%
Apple 4.55%
Acer 4.55%
Common models
HP EliteBook 8570p 10.00%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 5.00%
HP EliteDesk 800 G1 TWR 5.00%
HP EliteDesk 800 G1 SFF 5.00%
HP EliteBook 8770w 5.00%
TOSHIBA dynabook REGZA PC... 5.00%


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