XPlite can uninstall Microsoft Agent, re-install or repair Microsoft Agent on Windows XP and Windows 2000. Improve Windows performance and security.
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Microsoft Agent Microsoft Agent

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In XPlite Professional you can find Microsoft Agent under the group titled Operating System Options Operating System Options.

Install Microsoft Agent:

Microsoft Agent is a stand-alone component. The function of Microsoft Agent does not rely on any other XPlite Professional components and removing other components in XPlite Professional should not influence Microsoft Agent.

Uninstall Microsoft Agent:

Microsoft Agent is not required by other system components in XPlite Professional. You can safely uninstall Microsoft Agent without compromising other XPlite Professional components.

BUT PLEASE NOTE: You may have other software installed that does require Microsoft Agent. If you encounter any compatibility issues with other software you can quickly and easily reinstall Microsoft Agent using XPlite Professional.


XPlite Professional can completely uninstall Microsoft Agent and reinstall to repair Microsoft Agent on:

  • Windows XP Professional: orig, SP1, SP2
  • Windows XP Home: orig, SP1, SP2
  • Windows 2000 Professional: orig, SP1, SP2, SP3, SP4
  • Windows 2003 Server: orig, SP1, SP2(coming!)

User Removal Statistics for Microsoft Agent

Of 2055 sampled Windows XP users, 841 left Microsoft Agent installed and 1214 people uninstalled Microsoft Agent from their system.

Of 393 sampled Windows 2000 users, 62 left Microsoft Agent installed and 175 people uninstalled it from their system. No data for another 156 users (advanced features hidden or incomplete log data).

Pro Users can help us collect these removal statistics.

  1. In XPlite or 2000lite press XPlite properties button to access preferences.
  2. Ensure logging is on.
  3. Check "Send component state data when checking for upgrades" on the Preferences tab.
  4. Using the Check for Upgrades button on the About tab.

The information sent is the last block only of component installation state data - you can see this in the log as "option=1" or "option=0". No personal information is conveyed.

This option is available in the Free Trial Version of XPlite and also as part of XPlite Professional.

Thankyou for purchasing XPlite Professional.

Microsoft Agent is avalable as option in XPlite ProfessionalPRO Microsoft Agent is avalable as option in XPlite Free TrialTrial