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Should I remove Proteus 8 Professional?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,052
United States Rank #36,418
Reach 0.0583%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.06 days
149.20 days >
Average installed length: 78.39 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
8.3.19906.0 1.35%
8.3.19777.0 0.73%
8.2.18911.0 0.37%
8.2.18428.0 0.37%
8.1.17358.0 31.21%
8.1.17219.0 0.12%
8.0.16153.0 0.37%
8.0.15918.0 0.49%
8.0.15465.0 0.12%
8.0.15417.0 64.75%
8.0.15061.0 0.12%

Proteus 8 Professional

What is Proteus 8 Professional?  (from Labcenter Electronics)

Proteus 8 is a electronics circuit board design, PCB circuit board assembly and prototyping software that can also be used to for real time simulation of microcontroller such as 8051, design of schematics of electronics and external electrical circuits and PCB(printed circuit board) design.

Overview

Proteus 8 Professional is a program developed by Labcenter Electronics. The most used version is 8.0.15417.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this 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 ext_1.exe. The software installer includes 87 files and is usually about 646.88 KB (662,404 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 11% of users of Proteus 8 Professional come from Mexico, it is also popular in Brazil and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.labcenter.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Labcenter Electronics\Proteus 8 Professional\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{B8A525DB-6906-4F0C-92D7-33D55345E4E8}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 646.88 KB
Language: English (United Kingdom)

Program filesFiles installed by Proteus 8 Professional

Program executable:ext_1.exe
Path:C:\Windows\Installer\{B8A525DB-6906-4F0C-92D7-33D55345E4E8}\ext_1.exe
MD5:7c314d1f7fb0656d73e5861489c66437
Additional files:
  • AVR.DLL - Proteus VSM (Proteus VSM AVR Model)
  • i8086.DLL - Proteus VSM Intel 8086 Processor Model
  • MCS8051.DLL - Proteus VSM MCS8051 Model
  • VTERM.DLL - Proteus VSM Virtual Terminal
  • CONSOLE.EXE - Proteus Design Suite (PROSPICE Simulation Module)
  • EASYHDL.DLL - EASYHDL Script Interpreter
  • PROSPICE.DLL
  • AVR2.DLL - Proteus VSM 8-bit AVR Controllers Model
  • mpasmddx.EXE - MPASM .LST Debug Data Extraction Tool
  • DXFCVT.DLL - Proteus 8 (DXF to Region File Converter)
  • PDS.EXE - Proteus 8 Application Framework

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • PDS.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Labcenter Electronics\Proteus 8 Professional\BIN\PDS.EXE'.

How do I remove Proteus 8 Professional?

Quickly and completely remove Proteus 8 Professional from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Proteus 8 Professional 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 Proteus 8 Professional, 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 Proteus 8 Professional.

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 46%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#8,052

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.53%
Windows 8 45.67%
Windows XP 2.08%
Windows Vista 0.73%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.12%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.40%
Windows 7 Professional 10.42%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.56%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 6.25%
Windows 8.1 5.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

10.53% of installs come from Mexico
Which countries install it?
  Mexico 10.53%
  Brazil 7.93%
  India 6.50%
  Turkey 6.24%
  MA 5.33%
  France 4.81%
  TN 4.42%
  Iran 4.29%
  Colombia 3.77%
  Ecuador 2.86%
  Spain 2.47%
  Egypt 2.47%
  United States 2.34%
  Peru 2.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.67%
Dell 16.95%
ASUS 15.60%
Acer 14.77%
Lenovo 8.22%
Toshiba 7.38%
GIGABYTE 4.36%
Samsung 4.19%
Intel 1.51%
MSI 0.67%
Sony 0.67%
Common models
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HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 3.64%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.64%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.98%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.32%

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