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SolidWorks 2008 SP0


SolidWorks 2008 SP0 is a software program developed by SolidWorks. The primary executable is named sldim.exe. The setup package generally installs about 104 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.solidworks.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SolidWorks (2)
Uninstaller: "C:\Windows\SolidWorks\IM\sldim\sldim.exe" /remove "C:\Windows\SolidWorks\IM\sldim\sldIM_installed.xml"

Program filesFiles installed by SolidWorks 2008 SP0

Program executable:sldim.exe
Name:SolidWorks Installation Manager
Additional files:
  • ACIS.dll - DWGeditor(TM) 2008 (DWGeditor(TM) 2008 ACIS DLL)
  • db.dll - DWGeditor(TM) 2008 DB DLL
  • DCL.dll - DWGeditor(TM) 2008 DCL DLL
  • DCLRes.dll - DCL resource DLL
  • DwgConvert.exe
  • DWGEditor.exe - DWGeditor(TM) 2008 Application
  • DWGEditorAuth.dll - DWGeditor(TM) 2008 Authentication DLL
  • DWGEditorAuto.dll - DWGeditor(TM) 2008 AUTO DLL
  • DWGEventLog.dll
  • geo.dll - DWGeditor(TM) 2008 GEO DLL
  • gr.dll - DWGeditor(TM) 2008 GR DLL
  • IcadRes.dll - DWGeditor(TM) 2008 resource DLL
  • IcadUtils.dll - DWGeditor(TM) 2008 Utilities DLL
  • imagemenu.dll
  • PStyleApp.exe - DWGeditor's Print Style Editor
  • sldsetdocprop.exe
  • UpdateBrowserData.exe
  • ace.dll (by Adobe Systems) - ACE (Adobe Color Engine)
  • AddinCompatibilityTester.exe
  • adobexmp.dll (by Adobe Systems) - Adobe XMP Toolkit
  • Ans2cos.exe
  • are.dll - ARE (Adobe Raster Express)
  • axe16sharedexpat.dll - AXE16SharedExpat (AXE Shared EXPAT (UTF-16 native))
  • axe8sharedexpat.dll - AXE8SharedExpat (AXE Shared EXPAT (UTF-8 native))
  • bib.dll - BIB (Bravo Interface Binder)
  • bibutils.dll - BIBUtils (Bravo Interface Binder Utilities)
  • Contact.dll - Contact Dynamic Link Library (Contact DLL)
  • cooltype.dll - CoolType (CoolType Typography Engine)
  • copyoptwiz.exe
  • Cos2abq.exe
  • Cos2ans.exe
  • Cos2nas.exe
  • Cos2pat.exe
  • dgconv.dll - DWGgateway (DGConv DLL)
  • DPOST.EXE - Solidworks Cosworks (DPOST)
  • DsgnChkRptView.exe (by Geometric Software Solutions)
  • ffedstar.exe - FFE (FFE Structural Solver)
  • FFEHSTAR.exe - FFE Thermal Solver
  • ffestar.exe - FFESTAR (FFE Static Analysis Solver)
  • geo.exe
  • geo1024.exe
  • geo1024pp.exe
  • geo1024sp.exe
  • geo128.exe
  • geo256.exe
  • geo256pp.exe
  • geo256sp.exe
  • geo512.exe
  • geo512pp.exe
  • geo512sp.exe
  • geostar.exe
  • GeostarManager.exe (by Advanced Analysis Group, SolidWorks) - Geostar Manager
  • Glu32.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft(R) Windows NT(TM) Operating System (OpenGL Utility Library DLL)
  • gst1024p.exe
  • gst1024s.exe

How do I remove SolidWorks 2008 SP0?

Quickly and completely remove SolidWorks 2008 SP0 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall SolidWorks 2008 SP0 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 SolidWorks 2008 SP0, 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 SolidWorks 2008 SP0.

Win XP 50%
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 50.00%
Windows 7 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 66.67%
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 66.67%
Intel 33.33%

About (from SolidWorks Corporation)

Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp. offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data.
Publisher URL: www.solidworks.com


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