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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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United States Rank #43,714
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VersionDistribution 11.76% 88.24%

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AutoCAD Architecture 2008

What is AutoCAD Architecture 2008?

AutoCAD Architecture 2008 is a version of AutoCAD 2008 with tools and functions specially suited to architectural work. Architectural objects have a relationship to one another and interact with each other intelligently. Also, intelligent architectural objects maintain dynamic links with construction documents and specifications, resulting in more accurate project deliverables.

About  (from Autodesk)

AutoCAD Architecture software is the version of AutoCADĀ® software for architects. Create designs and documentation more efficiently using tools specifically for architects. Tedious drafting tasks are automated, helping you to reduce errors. Familiar AutoCAD working methods and an intuitive environment provide immediate...  Read more


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is acad.exe. The software installer includes 42 files and is usually about 499.49 KB (511,480 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.autodesk.com/products/autodesk-autocad-architecture
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AutoCAD Architecture 2008\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\AutoCAD Architecture 2008\Setup\Setup.exe /P {5783F2D7-6004-0409-0002-0060B0CE6BBA} /M ACAD
Estimated size: 499.49 KB

Program filesFiles installed by AutoCAD Architecture 2008

Program executable:acad.exe
AutoCAD Application
Path:C:\Program Files\AutoCAD Architecture 2008\acad.exe
Additional files:
  • AcAuthEnvironRes.dll - AcAuthEnvironRes Resource DLL (AcAuthEnviron Module)
  • AcDimRes.dll - AcDimRes Dynamic Link Library (AcDimRes DLL)
  • AcDashboardRes.dll - AcDashboardRes Resource DLL
  • ac1st17.dll - Autodesk, Inc. ObjectDBX
  • acdb17.dll
  • acdb17enures.dll - acdb17dres.dll
  • AcAnimationVideo.dll - AcAnimationVideo Module
  • AcAppRes.dll - AcAppRes Resource DLL (AcApp Module)
  • accvpsRes.dll - AcCvps Module (AcCvps AutoCAD Resource DLL)
  • acadficn.dll - AutoCAD (acadficn)
  • acadinet.dll - AutoCAD component
  • acadinetRes.dll
  • acadres.dll - acadres (AutoCAD Resource Library)
  • AcAeNet.dll - Authoring Environment
  • AcArrayRes.dll
  • acaSetupRes.dll
  • acblockRes.dll
  • acbrowseRes.dll
  • acbrwStatusBarRes.dll
  • AcCalcEngineRes.dll
  • AcCalcUi.dll - Calculator UI
  • AcCui.dll - CUI File Customization
  • AcCustomize.dll - Customization
  • AcDataLinkRes.dll
  • AcDblClkEditRes.dll
  • acdbmgd.dll
  • acDcDimStylesRes.dll
  • acDcFrameRes.dll
  • acDcHatchRes.dll
  • acDcImagesRes.dll
  • acDcLayoutsRes.dll
  • acDcLinetypesRes.dll
  • acDcSymbolsRes.dll
  • AcDcTblStysRes.dll
  • acDcTextStylesRes.dll
  • acDcUtils.dll
  • acDcUtilsRes.dll
  • acDcXrefsRes.dll
  • acddptyperes.dll
  • acddvpointres.dll
  • AcDgnRes.dll - DGNUI Resources

How do I remove AutoCAD Architecture 2008?

You can uninstall AutoCAD Architecture 2008 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 AutoCAD Architecture 2008, 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 AutoCAD Architecture 2008.

Win 7 (SP1) 37%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.90%
Windows Vista 21.57%
Windows XP 15.69%
Windows 10 7.84%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 37.25%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.65%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.76%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.80%
Windows 7 Professional 5.88%
Windows Vista Business 3.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.90%
  Australia 5.08%
  India 5.08%
  Israel 5.08%
  United Kingdom 5.08%
  TN 3.39%
  GH 3.39%
  Greece 3.39%
  Canada 3.39%
  Italy 3.39%
  Vietnam 1.69%
  South Africa 1.69%
  Thailand 1.69%
  Dominican Republic 1.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.27%
Hewlett-Packard 18.18%
Acer 15.91%
Lenovo 11.36%
American Megatrends 9.09%
ASUS 6.82%
Toshiba 2.27%
Packard Bell 2.27%
Common models
Dell MP061 5.00%
HP Pavilion dv6700 Notebo... 5.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite A200 2.50%
eMachines ET1331G 2.50%

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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