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6.2.50903 33.33%
6.0.20413 66.67%

ArtinSoft Visual Basic Upgrade Companion


ArtinSoft Visual Basic Upgrade Companion is a software program developed by ArtinSoft. The most common release is 6.0.20413, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 110 files and is usually about 31.93 MB (33,483,776 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.artinsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\artinsoft visual basic upgrade companion
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{244BED9C-B83C-41D2-818A-2BDEFFDF9783}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 31.93 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ArtinSoft Visual Basic Upgrade Companion

  • artinsoft.localizedui.dll - ArtinSoft® Visual Basic Upgrade Companion (LocalizedUI)
  • artinsoft.strings.dll - StringResources
  • artinsoft.usersettings.dll - UserSettings
  • artinsoft.visualbasic.upgradeextensions.dll - Visual Basic .Net Upgrade Extensions
  • aspupgradeengine.dll - Artinsoft Asp to Asp.Net Core Migration
  • assessment.report.dll - Assessment Tool Report Utilities
  • graphs.dll - Graphs
  • imprsobjects.dll - Visual Basic Companion Import RS Objects
  • languages-en.dll - Languages-en
  • preprocess.dll - Pre Processing Visual Basic
  • resxmanager.dll - ResourceManager
  • rsobjects.dll - Freedom Studio(TM) Kernel
  • typer.dll - Artinsoft Visual Basic Companion Typer
  • typercorrector.dll - Artinsoft Visual Basic Companion Type Corrector
  • upgradeoptions.dll - UpgradeOptions
  • vb7tld.dll - Visual Basic 7 TLD
  • vbsld.dll - Visual Basic 6 SLD
  • vbu.exe - Freedom Engine COM Server
  • vbuc.exe - Visual Basic Upgrade Companion UI
  • vbuccmd.exe - Visual Basic Companion Prompt
  • vbum.kernel.dll - Visual Basic Companion Wizard Kernel
  • vbumreportgenerator.dll - VBUMReportGenerator
  • vbumshell.dll - Visual Basic Companion Shell
  • vbupgrade.dll - Artinsoft Visual Basic Image
  • activebarextension.dll - Artinsoft Visual Basic Upgrade Companion (Visual Basic Companion ActiveBarExtension)
  • kablok.runtime.dll - Kablok runtime
  • adodb.dll - ADODB Mapping Assembly
  • adodbcommon.dll - ADODB to Common Mapping Assembly
  • adodb-rdo.general.dll - Visual Basic Companion ADODB-RDO Special Rules
  • artinsoft.vb6.db.dll - Artinsoft VBUC DataBase Support
  • artinsoft.vb6.dll - Artinsoft VBUC Support
  • artinsoft.vbupgrade.msflexgrid.dll - VBUC MSFlexGrid Support
  • artinsoft.vbupgrade.xarray.dll - VB Upgrade XArray
  • artinsoft.windows.forms.datagridviewflex.dll - Artinsoft.Windows.Forms
  • artinsoft.windows.forms.datagridviewtruedb.dll
  • aspmappings.dll - Asp to Asp.Net Mapping Assembly
  • autoproperties.dll - AutoProperties
  • comsvcslib.dll - Mapping Assembly
  • createobject.dll - CreateObject Plugin for Artinsoft VBUM
  • cstextlib.dll - CSTextLib Mapping Assembly
  • custommappingseditor.dll - CustomMappingsEditor
  • daocommon.dll - DAO to Common Mapping Assembly
  • daohelper.dll - DAO to DAOHelper Mapping Assembly
  • deadcodecommenting.dll - Dead Code Commenting
  • dependencyanalyzer.dll - COMSupport
  • directtech.maps.f21.dll - F21 Mapping Assembly
  • fpspread-net.dll - FarPoint Spread Assembly to .NET
  • helpfile.dll - HelpFile Plugin for Artinsoft VBUM
  • listpro.dll - ListPro Mapping Assembly
  • mapi.dll
  • mh3dlbllib.dll - Mh3dlblLib Mapping Assembly
  • msacal.dll - MSACAL Mapping Assembly
  • mscomctl2.dll - MSComCtl2 Mapping Assembly
  • mscomctllib.dll - MSComctlLib Mapping Assembly
  • mscomdlg.dll - MSComDlg Mapping Assembly
  • msdatagridlib-c1.dll - MSDataGridLib Mapping Assembly to C1
  • msdatagridlibtodatagridview.dll - Microsoft Data Grid Control Mapping Assembly
  • msdbgridlib.dll - Microsoft Data Bound Grid Control Mapping Assembly
  • msdbgridlibtodatagridview.dll
  • msflexgridlib.dll - MSFlexGridLib Mapping Assembly
  • msflexgridlibtodatagridviewflex.dll - MSFlexGridLibToDataGridViewFlex Mapping Assembly

How do I remove ArtinSoft Visual Basic Upgrade Companion?

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Or, you can uninstall ArtinSoft Visual Basic Upgrade Companion 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 ArtinSoft Visual Basic Upgrade Companion, 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 ArtinSoft Visual Basic Upgrade Companion.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 8 33%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 8 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 66.67%
Windows 10 Pro 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

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


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