"Microsoft Policy Platform" Installed Program on Windows 7

Q

What is the installed program "Microsoft Policy Platform" on my Windows 7 computer? Why it is not visible in Control Panel?

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A

"Microsoft Policy Platform" is an installed program on Windows 7 system managed by Windows Installer.

You will not see "Microsoft Policy Platform" listed on "uninstall or change a program" in Control Panel, because it is flagged as a hidden system component in the registry (SystemComponent=1).

Information related to "Microsoft Policy Platform" installed program:

Name: Microsoft Policy Platform
Publisher: Microsoft Corporation
Size: 5877 KB
Version: 68.1.1006.0
System Component: 1
Identifying Number: {AC88BA9C-B923-400E-A6D6-82B48DFD2DD3}
Install Location: 
Install Source: C:\windows\ccmsetup\
Install Date: 20161219
Local Package: C:\windows\Installer\f25f255.msi
Package Name: MicrosoftPolicyPlatformSetup.msi
Uninstall Command: MsiExec.exe /X{AC88BA9C-B923-400E-A6D6-82B48DFD2DD3}
Windows Installer: __msi__

It is recommented to keep "Microsoft Policy Platform" as an installed program.

 

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