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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,395
United States Rank #11,896
Reach 0.0341%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 26.44 days
780.08 days >
Average installed length: 409.87 days


10.0.4400 8.32%
10.0.4000 3.42%
10.0.3600 4.16%
10.0.3200 4.31%
10.0.2800 4.90%
10.0.2414 74.89%

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ArcGIS Desktop 10

What is ArcGIS Desktop 10?  (from Environmental Systems Research Institute)

Hundreds of tools for performing spatial analysis are included in ArcGIS for Desktop. These tools allow you to turn data into actionable information and automate many of your GIS tasks. With support for more than 70 data formats, you can easily integrate all types of data for visualization and analysis. An extensive se...  Read more


ArcGIS Desktop 10 is a software program developed by Environmental Systems Research Institute. The most common release is 10.0.2414, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named aisdtsp2a.exe. The setup package generally installs about 127 files and is usually about 521.43 KB (533,942 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 35% of users of ArcGIS Desktop 10 come from the United States, it is also popular in Iran and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.esri.com
Help link: support.esri.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ArcGIS\Desktop10.0\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\ArcGIS\Support\ESRI.exe" msiexec.exe /i {64665955-E1A1-4A8B-BFFA-673A95318909}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 521.43 KB

Program filesFiles installed by ArcGIS Desktop 10

Program executable:aisdtsp2a.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\ArcGIS\Desktop10.0\Bin\aisdtsp2a.exe
Additional files:
  • aiarcres.dll - ARC/INFO
  • aibase.dll - aibase.dll library for ARC/INFO
  • aifeat.dll - aifeat.dll library for ARC/INFO
  • aigridio.dll - aigridio.dll library for ARC/INFO
  • aisdtslist.exe
  • aisdtsr2g.exe
  • aishape.dll - aishape.dll library for ARC/INFO
  • aitopo.dll

How do I remove ArcGIS Desktop 10?

You can uninstall ArcGIS Desktop 10 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 ArcGIS Desktop 10, 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 ArcGIS Desktop 10.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.29%
Windows 10 18.40%
Windows XP 5.79%
Windows Vista 2.52%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.55%
Windows 7 Professional 22.17%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.60%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.65%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.61%
Windows 8 Pro 2.68%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.23%
  Iran 7.68%
  Italy 5.17%
  Brazil 3.84%
  United Kingdom 2.65%
  France 2.52%
  Indonesia 2.52%
  Canada 2.38%
  India 1.72%
  Spain 1.72%
  Germany 1.72%
  Peru 1.72%
  Mexico 1.32%
  Australia 1.19%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.05%
Hewlett-Packard 22.74%
ASUS 12.84%
Acer 12.42%
Toshiba 5.26%
Lenovo 4.21%
Samsung 2.32%
Intel 1.05%
Sony 0.84%
Apple 0.63%
MSI 0.63%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.88%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.64%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.64%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.43%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.43%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.02%

About Environmental Systems Research Institute

Esri is a supplier of Geographic Information System software and geodatabase management applications and uses the name ArcGIS to refer to its suite of GIS software products.
Publisher URL: www.esri.com


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