"Microsoft Build Tools Language Resources 14.0 (amd64)" Installed Program on Windows 7

Q

What is the installed program "Microsoft Build Tools Language Resources 14.0 (amd64)" on my Windows 7 computer? Why it is not visible in Control Panel?

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A

"Microsoft Build Tools Language Resources 14.0 (amd64)" is an installed program on Windows 7 system managed by Windows Installer.

You will not see "Microsoft Build Tools Language Resources 14.0 (amd64)" 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 Build Tools Language Resources 14.0 (amd64)" installed program:

Name: Microsoft Build Tools Language Resources 14.0 (amd64)
Publisher: Microsoft Corporation
Size: 13068 KB
Version: 14.0.23107
System Component: Yes
Identifying Number: {4B7958F6-4943-4903-B379-9180DC8C2105}
Install Location: 
Install Source: C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\{4B7958F6-4943-4903-B379-9180DC8C2105}v14.0.23107\packages\BuildTools_MSBuildResMsi_amd64\
Install Date: 20171221
Local Package: C:\windows\Installer\5256e3b7.msi
Package Name: BuildTools_MSBuildResMsi.msi
Uninstall Command: MsiExec.exe /I{4B7958F6-4943-4903-B379-9180DC8C2105}
Windows Installer: Yes

It is recommended to keep "Microsoft Build Tools Language Resources 14.0 (amd64)" as an installed program.

 

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