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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,354
United States Rank #32,090
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VersionDistribution 2.02% 1.01% 96.97%

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AutoCAD Mechanical 2010

What is AutoCAD Mechanical 2010?  (from Autodesk)

Autodesk AutoCAD Mechanical design and drafting software is AutoCAD® software for manufacturing. It includes all the functionality of AutoCAD, one of the world’s leading 2D CAD mechanical design software applications, plus libraries of standards-based parts and tools for automating common mechanical CAD tasks and accel...  Read more


AutoCAD Mechanical 2010 is a program developed by Autodesk. The most used version 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is acad.exe. The software installer includes 48 files and is usually about 618.44 KB (633,285 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 34% of users of AutoCAD Mechanical 2010 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.autodesk.com/products/autodesk-autocad-mechanical
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Autodesk\ACADM 2010\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Autodesk\ACADM 2010\Setup\Setup.exe /P {5783F2D7-8005-0410-0102-0060B0CE6BBA} /M ACM /language it-IT
Estimated size: 618.44 KB

Program filesFiles installed by AutoCAD Mechanical 2010

Program executable:acad.exe
AutoCAD Application
Path:C:\Program Files\Autodesk\ACADM 2010\acad.exe
Additional files:
  • AcAuthEnvironRes.dll - AcAuthEnvironRes Resource DLL (AcAuthEnviron Module)
  • AcDashboardRes.dll - AcDashboardRes Resource DLL
  • acdb18chtres.dll - Autodesk, Inc. ObjectDBX (acdb18dres.dll)
  • acdb18csyres.dll
  • acdb18deures.dll
  • acdb18enures.dll
  • acdb18itares.dll
  • acdb18jpnres.dll
  • acdb18plkres.dll
  • AcAnimationVideo.dll - AcAnimationVideo Module
  • AcAppRes.dll - AcAppRes Resource DLL (AcApp Module)
  • acbrdres.dll - AutoCAD Mechanical (AutoCAD Mechanical Common)
  • accvpsRes.dll - AcCvps Module (AcCvps AutoCAD Resource DLL)
  • ac1st18.dll - AutoCAD (AutoCAD component)
  • acadficn.dll - acadficn
  • acadinet.dll
  • acadinetRes.dll
  • acadres.dll - acadres (AutoCAD Resource Library)
  • AcAeNet.dll
  • AcArrayRes.dll
  • acaSetupRes.dll
  • acblockRes.dll
  • acbrowseRes.dll
  • acbrwStatusBarRes.dll
  • AcCalcEngineRes.dll
  • AcCalcUi.dll
  • AcCmUiRes.dll
  • AcCommandToolTips.dll
  • AcCui.dll
  • AcCustomize.dll
  • AcDataLinkRes.dll
  • acdb18.dll
  • acdbmgd.dll
  • acdbmgdbrep.dll
  • acDcDimStylesRes.dll
  • acDcFrameRes.dll
  • acDcHatchRes.dll
  • acDcImagesRes.dll
  • acDcLayoutsRes.dll
  • acDcLinetypesRes.dll
  • AcDcMlsStysRes.dll
  • acDcSymbolsRes.dll
  • AcDcTblStysRes.dll
  • acDcTextStylesRes.dll
  • acDcUtils.dll
  • acDcUtilsRes.dll
  • acDcXrefsRes.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • acad.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{AEA01966-E033-412C-B370-BA9407758959}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • acad.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Acade 2010\acad.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:331.75 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0010806964%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00052287%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00055783%
0.015104% average

How do I remove AutoCAD Mechanical 2010?

You can uninstall AutoCAD Mechanical 2010 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 Mechanical 2010, 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 Mechanical 2010.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.66%
Windows 10 13.13%
Windows Vista 11.11%
Windows XP 10.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 30.61%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.41%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.20%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.20%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.16%
Windows 10 Pro 6.12%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.93% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.93%
  Germany 15.18%
  Italy 5.36%
  Taiwan 4.46%
  Brazil 3.57%
  Czech Republic 3.57%
  Poland 3.57%
  Singapore 2.68%
  Australia 2.68%
  India 2.68%
  Canada 2.68%
  France 1.79%
  Switzerland 1.79%
  Finland 1.79%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.37%
Hewlett-Packard 25.37%
Acer 14.93%
Lenovo 7.46%
ASUS 5.97%
Medion 2.99%
Toshiba 2.99%
Intel 1.49%
Sony 1.49%
Common models
Dell Precision T1700 2.38%
HP Z400 Workstation 2.38%
MSI MS-7816 2.38%
TOSHIBA Satellite M840 1.19%
TOSHIBA Satellite L505D 1.19%
TOSHIBA Satellite C645 1.19%

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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