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Should I remove AutoCAD Civil 3D 2008?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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United States Rank #43,219
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500.0.496.1 43.75%
500.0.337.1 56.25%

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AutoCAD Civil 3D 2008

What is AutoCAD Civil 3D 2008?  (from Autodesk)

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D software is a civil engineering design and documentation solution that supports Building Information Modeling workflows. Using AutoCAD Civil 3D, infrastructure professionals can better understand project performance, maintain more consistent data and processes, and respond faster to change.


AutoCAD Civil 3D 2008 is a software program developed by Autodesk. The most common release is 500.0.337.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 setup package generally installs about 42 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 74% of users of AutoCAD Civil 3D 2008 come from the United States, it is also popular in MK and Hong Kong.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.autodesk.com/products/autodesk-autocad-civil-3d
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AutoCAD Civil 3D 2008\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\AutoCAD Civil 3D 2008\Setup\Setup.exe /P {5783F2D7-6000-0409-0002-0060B0CE6BBA} /M C3D

Program filesFiles installed by AutoCAD Civil 3D 2008

  • AcAuthEnvironRes.dll - AcAuthEnvironRes Resource DLL (AcAuthEnviron Module)
  • AcDashboardRes.dll - AcDashboardRes Resource DLL
  • ac1st17.dll - Autodesk, Inc. ObjectDBX
  • acdb17.dll
  • acdb17enures.dll - acdb17dres.dll
  • AcAnimationVideo.dll - AcAnimationVideo Module
  • AcAppRes.dll - AcAppRes Resource DLL (AcApp Module)
  • accvpsRes.dll - AcCvps Module (AcCvps AutoCAD Resource DLL)
  • acadmapResource.dll - AutoCAD Map (AutoCAD Map component)
  • AcCmdTargetResource.dll
  • acad.exe - AutoCAD (AutoCAD Application)
  • acadficn.dll - acadficn
  • acadinet.dll - AutoCAD component
  • acadinetRes.dll
  • acadres.dll - acadres (AutoCAD Resource Library)
  • AcAeNet.dll - Authoring Environment
  • AcArrayRes.dll
  • acaSetupRes.dll
  • acblockRes.dll
  • acbrowseRes.dll
  • acbrwStatusBarRes.dll
  • AcCalcEngineRes.dll
  • AcCalcUi.dll - Calculator UI
  • AcCui.dll - CUI File Customization
  • AcCustomize.dll - Customization
  • AcDataLinkRes.dll
  • AcDblClkEditRes.dll
  • acdbmgd.dll
  • acDcDimStylesRes.dll
  • acDcFrameRes.dll
  • acDcHatchRes.dll
  • acDcImagesRes.dll
  • acDcLayoutsRes.dll
  • acDcLinetypesRes.dll
  • acDcSymbolsRes.dll
  • AcDcTblStysRes.dll
  • acDcTextStylesRes.dll
  • acDcUtils.dll
  • acDcUtilsRes.dll
  • acDcXrefsRes.dll
  • acddptyperes.dll
  • acdcgridasu.dll (by Rogue Wave Software) - Objective Grid (ObjGrid DLL Shared Library - Release Version)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • acad.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D95B1395-C480-4C66-AC3A-775820632551}' (runs on registration).

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  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 AutoCAD Civil 3D 2008, 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 AutoCAD Civil 3D 2008.

Win XP 56%
Win Vista (SP2) 6%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 56.25%
Windows 7 37.50%
Windows Vista 6.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 56.25%
Windows 7 Professional 18.75%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.25%
Windows 7 Starter 6.25%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.25%
Windows 7 Enterprise 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

74.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 74.19%
  MK 6.45%
  Hong Kong 3.23%
  Latvia 3.23%
  Ecuador 3.23%
  Croatia 3.23%
  Canada 3.23%
  BG 3.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 46.15%
American Megatrends 15.38%
Toshiba 7.69%
Lenovo 7.69%
Intel 7.69%
Hewlett-Packard 7.69%
Acer 7.69%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite P855 9.09%
Micro-Star MS-7519 9.09%
LENOVO 4313CTU 9.09%
Gigabyte Z87X-UD3H 9.09%
Dell Precision T3600 9.09%
Dell Precision M4400 9.09%

About Autodesk

Autodesk focuses on 3D design application for use in the architecture, engineering, construction, manufacturing, media and entertainment industries.
Publisher URL: www.autodesk.com


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