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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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Versions

VersionDistribution
17.5.0 100.00%

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Architect 3D Ultimate

Overview

Architect 3D Ultimate is a program developed by Avanquest Software. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is punchhomengas.exe. The software installer includes 25 files. SNUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 44% of users of Architect 3D Ultimate come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Singapore.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.avanquest.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Avanquest\Architect 3D Ultimate\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{649C3DB6-B295-4ff7-8A04-3786D8CF36E8}\ISAdmin.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0809 -removeonly
Language: English (United Kingdom)

Program filesFiles installed by Architect 3D Ultimate

Program executable:punchhomengas.exe
Name:Architect 3D Ultimate
Path:C:\Program Files\avanquest\architect 3d ultimate\punchhomengas.exe
MD5:08d9997f94d5d2ce5c2def4a9100792c
Additional files:
  • LiveUpdateClientToolsu.dll - Avanquest Software Online update system (Online update system)
  • OLRegistu.dll - Avanquest Software OnLine Registration
  • SNUpdate.exe - Architect 3D Ultimate
  • CheckSumTool.dll - CheckSumTool (CheckSumTool Unicode)
  • WinInetErrors.dll - WinInetError
  • APMessage.exe - APMessage
  • APAX.dll - APAX
  • IAMCu.dll - IAMC (In-Application Messaging Client)
  • bvrpctln.dll - MPT (Custom controls and utilities library)
  • NewUI.dll - New UI
  • gdal12.dll (by Frank Warmerdam) - GDAL (Geospatial Data Abstraction Library)
  • mfc80u.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2005 (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • msvcp80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr80.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • P!3DFWs.exe (by Encore Software) - 3D Custom Workshop
  • P!OGLS.exe (by Punch! Software) - Punch! Preview Scaler
  • PHDPhotoLib.dll (by Punch! Software) - Photo Rendering Library
  • PunchDXF.exe
  • SketchUpReader.dll (by Google) - SketchUpReader Module (SketchUp Reader API)
  • SpaACIS.dll (by Spatial) - Spatial Corp. Product (SPAAcisPack)
  • System.Xaml.dll - Microsoft® .NET Framework
  • WUNPACLN.dll (by BVRP Software) - Winfax Plus 95 (Archive)
  • xerces-c_2_6.dll (by Apache Software Foundation) - Xerces-C Version 2.6.0 (Shared Library for Xerces-C Version 2.6.0)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PunchHomeNGAS.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F99352F5-F270-4F25-ABEA-AB7AB38CE373}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • PunchHomeNGAS.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Avanquest\Architect 3D Ultimate\PunchHomeNGAS.exe'.

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Or, you can uninstall Architect 3D Ultimate 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 Architect 3D Ultimate, 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 Architect 3D Ultimate.

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 55%
Win XP 9%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
 
COUNTRY POPULARITY
43.75%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 54.55%
Windows 7 36.36%
Windows XP 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 18.18%
Windows 7 Professional 18.18%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.18%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.09%
Windows 8.1 9.09%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.75% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.75%
  France 12.50%
  Singapore 6.25%
  Australia 6.25%
  New Zealand 6.25%
  Portugal 6.25%
  Spain 6.25%
  China 6.25%
  United Kingdom 6.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Toshiba 11.11%
Sony 11.11%
Lenovo 11.11%
Dell 11.11%
Acer 11.11%
ASUS 11.11%
Common models
TOSHIBA Qosmio X875 11.11%
Sony SVE17115FGB 11.11%
LENOVO 7745 11.11%
HP ProBook 650 G1 11.11%
HP ENVY m6 Notebook PC 11.11%
HP ENVY dv6 Notebook PC 11.11%

About (from Avanquest Software)

Avanquest Software is a world leading developer of personal and professional software, encompassing a large number of categories including Creativity and Learning software, Utilities and Multimedia, all featured with the latest cutting edge technology to provide a more secure and enjoyable experience to people looking for easy and affordable software solutions in everyday life.
Publisher URL: www.avanquest.com

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