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What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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United States Rank #36,106
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9.3.3000 58.62%
9.3.1850 3.45%
9.3.1770 37.93%

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ArcGIS Desktop Evaluation Edition

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

Increase understanding and improve decision-making using powerful modeling and analysis tools. Automate many aspects of cartography, making intelligent map production a less time-consuming task. Produce high-quality maps without the hassles associated with complex design software. Manipulate data with a minimum number ...  Read more


ArcGIS Desktop Evaluation Edition is a program developed by Environmental Systems Research Institute. The most used version is 9.3.3000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 76 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 72% of users of ArcGIS Desktop Evaluation Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Sweden.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.esri.com/software/arcgis/arcgis-for-desktop/free-trial
Help link: support.esri.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ArcGIS\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ArcGIS\Support\Setup.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by ArcGIS Desktop Evaluation Edition

  • 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
  • aisdtsp2a.exe
  • aisdtsr2g.exe
  • aishape.dll - aishape.dll library for ARC/INFO
  • aitopo.dll
  • setup.exe - ArcGIS (setup Application)
  • AfCore.dll (by ESRI) - AfCore DLL
  • AfComp.dll (by ESRI)
  • 3DAnalystUI.dll - 3DAnalystUI DLL
  • 3dAnalystUtil.dll - 3DAnalystUtil DLL
  • 3DSymbols.dll - 3DSymbols DLL
  • 3DSymbolsLib.dll - 3DSymbolsLib DLL
  • 3DSymbolsUI.dll - 3DSymbolsUI
  • AccessDB.dll - AccessDB DLL
  • AccessWorkspaceFactory.dll - AccessWorkspaceFactory DLL
  • ActRpt.dll (by Data Dynamics) - Data Dynamics ActiveReports (ActiveReports)
  • adjustment.dll - Adjustment DLL
  • AdjustmentUI.dll
  • AfAppRef.dll - AppRef DLL
  • AfCmnUI.dll - AfCmnUI DLL
  • AfLockMgr.dll - AfLockMgr DLL
  • AfTopoGp.dll - AfTopoGp DLL
  • AfuiCust.dll - AfUICust DLL
  • afUILib.dll - AfUI DLL
  • AfUtil.dll - AfUtil DLL
  • agfshp.exe
  • AGSClient.dll - AGSClient DLL
  • AIExporter.dll - AIExporter
  • Animation.dll - Animation DLL
  • AnimationUI.dll - AnimationUI DLL
  • AnnoLayer.dll - AnnoLayer DLL
  • Annotation.dll - Annotation DLL
  • AnnotationLib.dll - AnnotationLib
  • AnnotationUI.dll - AnnotationUI DLL
  • aoctl.dll - aoctl DLL
  • AoInitializer.dll - AoInitializer
  • APE.dll - APE DLL
  • AppControlsSupport.dll - MapControl.ocx
  • AppESRIPrintLocal.exe - AppESRIPrintLocal EXE
  • AppInitializerLib.dll - AppInitializerLib
  • AppLockMgr.exe - AppLockMgr EXE
  • atl71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (ATL Module for Windows (Unicode))
  • msvcr71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C Runtime Library

How do I remove ArcGIS Desktop Evaluation Edition?

You can uninstall ArcGIS Desktop Evaluation Edition 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 Evaluation Edition, 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 Evaluation Edition.

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win XP 3%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.41%
Windows Vista 17.24%
Windows 10 6.90%
Windows XP 3.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 51.72%
Windows 7 Professional 13.79%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.34%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.90%
Windows Vista Ultimate 3.45%
Windows Vista Business 3.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.09% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 72.09%
  Germany 6.98%
  Sweden 4.65%
  South Africa 2.33%
  NG 2.33%
  Norway 2.33%
  TJ 2.33%
  Portugal 2.33%
  Spain 2.33%
  Canada 2.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.93%
Acer 25.93%
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
ASUS 7.41%
Toshiba 3.70%
Lenovo 3.70%
Apple 3.70%
American Megatrends 3.70%
Common models
eMachines ET1331G 7.14%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.14%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 3.57%
HP G62 Notebook PC 3.57%
Gigabyte EX58-UD3R 3.57%
Gateway NV52 Series ... 3.57%

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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