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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #18,788
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 162.46 days


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3D Home Architect Design Suite Deluxe 8

What is 3D Home Architect Design Suite Deluxe 8?  (from Encore Software)

Home Architect Home & Landscape Deluxe Suite Version 8 is the ultimate easy-to-use home and landscape design solution that will ensure your dream home becomes a reality. Powered by Punch! Software, this DVD based suite utilizes the latest design techniques and technologies to make your design experience a snap.


3D Home Architect Design Suite Deluxe 8 is a program developed by Encore 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 installer includes 42 files and is usually about 610.44 KB (625,087 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 39% of users of 3D Home Architect Design Suite Deluxe 8 come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.encoreusa.com
Help link: support.encoreusa.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\3D Home Architect\Design Suite Deluxe 8\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\Driver\11\INTEL3~1\IDriver.exe /M{83EC8AE9-53A6-474D-95AF-8F5116CC9C4E}
Estimated size: 610.44 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by 3D Home Architect Design Suite Deluxe 8

  • 3DHDS80.exe (by CADSOFT) - 3D Home Architect Design Suite Deluxe 8
  • Accessories.dll (by CADSOFT) - Accessories Module
  • Appliances.dll - Appliances Module
  • Bathroom.dll - Bathroom Module
  • Blocks.dll - Blocks Module
  • Cabinets.dll - Cabinets Module
  • CAD.dll - CAD Module
  • Cameras.dll - Cameras Module
  • Columns.dll - Columns Module
  • Conveyings.dll - Conveyings Module
  • CsAnimation.dll - CsAnimat Dynamic Link Library
  • CsCadIO.dll - CsAutodeskIO Module
  • CsClassReg.dll - CsClassR Dynamic Link Library
  • CsCmdEventSystem.dll - CsCmdEventSystem Module
  • CsExport.dll - CsExport Module
  • CsFraming.dll (by Cadsoft)
  • CsGLLib.dll - CADSOFT CsGLLib (CsGLLib)
  • CsGUI.dll - CsGUI Module
  • CsInterface.dll - CADSOFT MBuilder (MBuilder)
  • Decks.dll - Decks Module
  • Decorative.dll - Decorative Module
  • Diagram.dll - Diagram Module
  • Document.dll - Document Module
  • Doors.dll - Doors Module
  • eedisp.dll
  • Electrical.dll - Electrical Module
  • Encycl.dll (by DiComp, Broderbund) - 3D Home Architect (Plants Encyclopedia)
  • Flavouring.dll
  • FloorCeilings.dll - FloorCeilings Module
  • Footing.dll - Footing Module
  • Furniture.dll - Furniture Module
  • Geometry.dll - CADSOFT Geometry (Geometry)
  • Grd_enu.dll (by DiComp, Broderbund)
  • Helios.dll - Helios Module
  • Helios32.dll (by byHeart Consultants Limited) - Helios32 Radiosity Renderer Dynamic Link Library (Home)
  • HiddenLine.dll - HiddenLine Module
  • Hvac.dll - Hvac Module
  • Landscape.dll - Landscape Module
  • Lang1001.dll - CADSOFT EnglishRes (EnglishRes)
  • lfbmp80n.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - LEADTOOLS® DLL for Win32
  • shlwapi.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft(R) Windows (R) 2000 Operating System (Shell Light-weight Utility Library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • 3DHDS80.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E01BF6C8-E8D2-40B8-8E93-7BCE1B5DFE75}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove 3D Home Architect Design Suite Deluxe 8?

You can uninstall 3D Home Architect Design Suite Deluxe 8 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program 3D Home Architect Design Suite Deluxe 8, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 3D Home Architect Design Suite Deluxe 8.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.22%
Windows 10 19.77%
Windows XP 9.69%
Windows Vista 2.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.91%
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.34%
Windows 7 Professional 10.16%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.98%
Windows 8.1 3.52%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.52%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.74%
  Canada 5.96%
  India 5.30%
  United Kingdom 4.30%
  Italy 3.31%
  Romania 2.98%
  Iran 2.32%
  France 1.99%
  Australia 1.66%
  Greece 1.66%
  Croatia 1.66%
  South Africa 1.66%
  Belgium 1.32%
  Israel 1.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.70%
Dell 15.54%
ASUS 12.84%
Acer 11.49%
Lenovo 5.41%
Samsung 4.05%
American Megatrends 4.05%
Toshiba 4.05%
Sony 1.35%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.35%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.48%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.61%
Micro-Star MS-7529 2.61%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.74%
Gigabyte P55A-UD3 1.74%

About (from Encore Software)

Based in Minneapolis, MN, Encore Software, Inc. a wholly-owned subsidiary of Navarre Corporation and a Top Ten interactive software publisher.
Publisher URL: www.encore.com


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