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Should I remove AutoCAD Electrical 2012?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #33,100
United States Rank #27,452
Reach 0.0042%


VersionDistribution 1.69% 98.31%

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AutoCAD Electrical 2012

What is AutoCAD Electrical 2012?  (from Autodesk)

AutoCADĀ® Electrical design software is AutoCADĀ® software with electrical engineering intelligence. AutoCAD Electrical offers a comprehensive set of symbol libraries and tools like bills of materials (BOM) reporting and PLC I/O design that make controls design fast and efficient. Report generation in AutoCAD Electrical...  Read more


AutoCAD Electrical 2012 is a program developed by Autodesk. The most used version is, 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 software installer includes 45 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 48% of users of AutoCAD Electrical 2012 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.autodesk.com/products/autodesk-autocad-electrical
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Acade 2012\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Acade 2012\Setup\Setup.exe /P {5783F2D7-A007-0409-0102-0060B0CE6BBA} /M ACADE /language en-US

Program filesFiles installed by AutoCAD Electrical 2012

  • AcAuthEnvironRes.dll - AcAuthEnvironRes Resource DLL (AcAuthEnviron Module)
  • AcDashboardRes.dll - AcDashboardRes Resource DLL
  • acdb18enures.dll - Autodesk, Inc. ObjectDBX (acdb18dres.dll)
  • acdb18frares.dll
  • AcAnimationVideo.dll - AcAnimationVideo Module
  • AcAppRes.dll - AcAppRes Resource DLL (AcApp Module)
  • accvpsRes.dll - AcCvps Module (AcCvps AutoCAD Resource DLL)
  • ac1st18.dll - AutoCAD (AutoCAD component)
  • acad.exe - AutoCAD Application
  • acadficn.dll - acadficn
  • acadinet.dll
  • acadinetRes.dll
  • acadres.dll - acadres (AutoCAD Resource Library)
  • AcAeNet.dll
  • AcArrayRes.dll
  • acaSetupRes.dll
  • AcAuthEntities18enures.dll
  • AcAuthEntities18frares.dll
  • AcAutoLoaderRes.dll
  • AcAxDb18enures.dll
  • AcAxDb18frares.dll
  • acblockRes.dll
  • acbol.dll
  • AcBrandRes.dll
  • acbrowseRes.dll
  • AcButterflyExt.dll - AutoCAD WS Extension
  • AcCalcEngineRes.dll
  • AcCalcUi.dll
  • AcCmUiRes.dll
  • AcCommandToolTips.dll
  • AcCui.dll
  • AcCustomize.dll
  • AcDataLinkRes.dll
  • acdb18.dll
  • acdbmgd.dll
  • acdbmgdbrep.dll
  • AcDbPointCloudDbxRes.dll
  • AcDbPointCloudRes.dll
  • acDcDimStylesRes.dll
  • acDcFrameRes.dll
  • acDcHatchRes.dll
  • acDcImagesRes.dll
  • acDcLayoutsRes.dll
  • acDcLinetypesRes.dll
  • AcDcMlsStysRes.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • acad.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{605C1402-51C9-4FE2-B48D-023F60A8E2DB}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove AutoCAD Electrical 2012?

Quickly and completely remove AutoCAD Electrical 2012 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall AutoCAD Electrical 2012 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 AutoCAD Electrical 2012, 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 Electrical 2012.

Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.05%
Windows 8 10.17%
Windows XP 6.78%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.03%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.86%
Windows 7 Professional 25.86%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.17%
Windows 8 Pro 3.45%
Windows 8.1 3.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.89% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.89%
  United Kingdom 7.04%
  Brazil 4.23%
  Canada 4.23%
  MA 4.23%
  Italy 2.82%
  Sweden 2.82%
  AL 1.41%
  Germany 1.41%
  DZ 1.41%
  Egypt 1.41%
  France 1.41%
  Greece 1.41%
  Israel 1.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 42.55%
Acer 25.53%
Dell 14.89%
Lenovo 6.38%
ASUS 4.26%
American Megatrends 4.26%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.44%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.44%
TOSHIBA Satellite C850-A8... 2.22%
TOSHIBA Qosmio F60 2.22%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.22%
Sony VGN-NS240E 2.22%

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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