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Windows 7: Deleting Microsoft C++'s?

19 Jan 2013   #1

Windows 7 HP 64-bit
Deleting Microsoft C++'s?

Which one of these Microsoft Visual C++'s can I get rid of? Trying to clean things up and really don't know anything about the functionality of these...

My System SpecsSystem Spec

19 Jan 2013   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64

I would not delete any of them. When you install a software program and it needs a particular version, it installs it.

There is no easy way to tell what program is using what version.

If you uninstall the earlier ones, some programs may no longer work.

You could wait till that happens, if you want, and then reinstall the appropriate version.

I personally prefer to leave them installed.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Jan 2013   #3

Windows 7 HP 64-bit

Thanks pbc, will do as you suggest
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