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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,656
United States Rank #18,523
Reach 0.0113%


VersionDistribution 0.45% 1.80% 97.75%

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AutoCAD Architecture 2012 - English

What is AutoCAD Architecture 2012 - English?

AutoCAD Architecture 2012 is a version of AutoCAD 2012 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 common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The setup package generally installs about 44 files and is usually about 510.98 KB (523,241 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.autodesk.com/products/autodesk-autocad-architecture
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Autodesk\AutoCAD Architecture 2012\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Autodesk\AutoCAD Architecture 2012\Setup\Setup.exe /P {5783F2D7-A004-0409-0102-0060B0CE6BBA} /M ACAD /language en-US
Estimated size: 510.98 KB

Program filesFiles installed by AutoCAD Architecture 2012 - English

  • AcAuthEnvironRes.dll - AcAuthEnvironRes Resource DLL (AcAuthEnviron Module)
  • AcDashboardRes.dll - AcDashboardRes Resource DLL
  • acdb18enures.dll - Autodesk, Inc. ObjectDBX (acdb18dres.dll)
  • AcAnimationVideo.dll - AcAnimationVideo Module
  • AcAppRes.dll - AcAppRes Resource DLL (AcApp Module)
  • accvpsRes.dll - AcCvps Module (AcCvps AutoCAD Resource DLL)
  • ac1st18.dll - AutoCAD (AutoCAD component)
  • ACA.dll - AecArchX DLL
  • acad.exe - AutoCAD Application
  • acadficn.dll - acadficn
  • acadinet.dll
  • acadinetRes.dll
  • acadres.dll - acadres (AutoCAD Resource Library)
  • AcAeNet.dll
  • AcArrayRes.dll
  • acaSetupRes.dll
  • AcAuthEntities18enures.dll
  • AcAutoLoaderRes.dll
  • AcAxDb18enures.dll
  • acblockRes.dll
  • acbol.dll
  • AcBrandRes.dll - AcBrandRes DLL
  • acbrowseRes.dll
  • AcButterflyExt.dll - AutoCAD WS Extension
  • AcCalcEngineRes.dll
  • AcCalcUi.dll
  • AcCmUiRes.dll
  • AcCommandToolTips.dll
  • AcCui.dll
  • AcCustomize.dll
  • AcDataLinkRes.dll
  • acdb18.dll
  • acdbmgd.dll
  • acdbmgdbrep.dll
  • AcDbPointCloudDbxRes.dll
  • AcDbPointCloudRes.dll
  • acDcDimStylesRes.dll
  • acDcFrameRes.dll
  • acDcHatchRes.dll
  • acDcImagesRes.dll
  • acDcLayoutsRes.dll
  • acDcLinetypesRes.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • acad.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{071A38AD-9075-449C-9633-19BB82243995}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove AutoCAD Architecture 2012 - English?

You can uninstall AutoCAD Architecture 2012 - English 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 2012 - English, 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 2012 - English.

Win 7 (SP1) 76%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.43%
Windows 10 11.26%
Windows XP 3.60%
Windows Vista 2.70%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.68%
Windows 7 Professional 26.13%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.12%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.60%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.25%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.49% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.49%
  Greece 3.68%
  Canada 3.68%
  Brazil 3.31%
  Turkey 2.94%
  DK 2.57%
  India 2.21%
  United Kingdom 2.21%
  Belgium 1.84%
  Australia 1.84%
  Sweden 1.47%
  Germany 1.47%
  Italy 1.47%
  IQ 1.10%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.17%
Hewlett-Packard 19.44%
Acer 17.36%
ASUS 8.33%
Toshiba 5.56%
Samsung 3.47%
Apple 1.39%
Intel 1.39%
MSI 1.39%
Sony 1.39%
Gateway 0.69%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.05%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.29%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.29%
Acer Aspire 7750G 2.29%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.29%

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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