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Should I remove AutoCAD 2004?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,044
United States Rank #12,098
Reach 0.0420%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.23 days
124.84 days >
Average installed length: 65.59 days


VersionDistribution 2.89% 97.11%

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AutoCAD 2004

What is AutoCAD 2004?

AutoCAD is a software application for computer-aided design (CAD) and drafting. The software supports both 2D and 3D formats. The native file format of AutoCAD is .dwg. This and, to a lesser extent, its interchange file format DXF, have become de facto, if proprietary, standards for CAD data interoperability. AutoCAD supports a number of APIs for customization and automation. Associative Array, Model Documentation.


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named Acad_icon.exe. The setup package generally installs about 133 files and is usually about 266.73 KB (273,129 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.autodesk.com/products/autodesk-autocad
Installation folder: C:\Windows\Installer\{5783F2D7-0201-0409-0002-0060B0CE6BBA}
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{5783F2D7-0201-0409-0002-0060B0CE6BBA}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 266.73 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by AutoCAD 2004

Program executable:Acad_icon.exe
Additional files:
  • acadbtn.dll - ACADBTN Dynamic Link Library (AutoCAD Button Resource Library)
  • acadres.dll - acadres (AutoCAD Resource Library)
  • acarrayres.dll - AcArrayRes Resource DLL (ACARRAY RESOURCE DLL)
  • acblockres.dll - AutoCAD (AcBlockRes Resource DLL)
  • aseloc.dll - AseLoc Dynamic Link Library (AseLoc DLL)
  • asiloc.dll - Autodesk, Inc. AsiLoc (AsiLoc)
  • vldlg.dll - Visual LISP Support (Visual LISP resource DLL)
  • acadinetres.dll - AcadInetRes Resource DLL
  • acasetupres.dll - Autodesk advsetup (AutoCAD Resource DLL)
  • acbrowseres.dll - ARX Internet Pack (Browser.Arx)
  • accvpsres.dll - AcCvps Module (AcCvps AutoCAD Resource DLL)
  • acdblclkeditres.dll - AcDblClkEditRes Resource DLL
  • aclbedres.dll - Autodesk ACLBED Resource DLL (ACLBED Resource DLL)
  • asilloc.dll - Autodesk, Inc. AsilLoc (AsilLoc)
  • cao16.dll - CAO Module
  • idropenu.dll - i-drop control (Autodesk i-drop control)
  • senddmpres.dll - Send Mini Dump Dialog Resources
  • idrop.ocx
  • acdcdimstylesres.dll - dcdstyle Resource DLL (dcdstyleRes Resource DLL)
  • dswhip.dll - AutoCAD® 2D Graphics System (AutoCAD® 2D Graphics System (ADI replacement))

How do I remove AutoCAD 2004?

Quickly and completely remove AutoCAD 2004 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall AutoCAD 2004 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 AutoCAD 2004, 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 AutoCAD 2004.

Win 7 (SP1) 37%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 48.47%
Windows XP 33.73%
Windows Vista 10.68%
Windows 8 6.95%
Windows Server 2003 0.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 33.51%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.35%
Windows 7 Professional 14.95%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.17%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.22%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.81% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.81%
  Italy 8.78%
  India 4.93%
  MA 3.85%
  DZ 3.54%
  Germany 3.39%
  Taiwan 3.24%
  Canada 2.93%
  France 2.62%
  Spain 2.31%
  Brazil 2.16%
  Iran 2.16%
  United Kingdom 1.69%
  TN 1.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.49%
Hewlett-Packard 25.91%
Acer 13.11%
Toshiba 5.18%
American Megatrends 4.57%
Intel 4.57%
ASUS 2.74%
Sahara 2.13%
Lenovo 1.83%
Compaq 0.91%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.61%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.01%
Gigabyte G41M-ES2L 3.01%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.41%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.41%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 2.41%

About Autodesk

Autodesk focuses on 3D design application for use in the architecture, engineering, construction, manufacturing, media and entertainment industries.
Publisher URL: www.autodesk.com


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