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AutoCAD Performance Plug-in

What is AutoCAD Performance Plug-in?  (from ATI Technologies)

AMD collaborated with Autodesk® to optimize its latest ATI FirePro™ hardware for a number of applications, including Autodesk® AutoCAD® and Autodesk® 3ds Max®. Architects, engineers, graphic designers and visual effects artists need stable, reliable and high performance computing solutions to get the job done. To help ...  Read more


AutoCAD Performance Plug-in is a software program developed by ATI Technologies. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named atifglcp.exe. The setup package is about 1.42 MB (1,492,992 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 24% of users of AutoCAD Performance Plug-in come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.amd.com/us/products/workstation/graphics/tools/pages/autodesk-plug-ins.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AMD\FireProACAD\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{A63AFEE6-A5B2-9567-3247-A065F953A0EF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.42 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by AutoCAD Performance Plug-in

Program executable:atifglcp.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\AMD\FireProACAD\atifglcp.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • atifglcp.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'AutoCADMaxDriver' which loads as C:\Program Files\AMD\FireProACAD\atifglcp.exe /i.

How do I remove AutoCAD Performance Plug-in?

Quickly and completely remove AutoCAD Performance Plug-in 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 Performance Plug-in 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 Performance Plug-in, 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 Performance Plug-in.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win Vista (SP2) 6%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.11%
Windows 8 22.22%
Windows XP 11.11%
Windows Vista 5.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 44.44%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.11%
Windows 10 Pro 11.11%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.11%
Windows Vista Business 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.81% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.81%
  Germany 14.29%
  Netherlands 9.52%
  Taiwan 9.52%
  Austria 4.76%
  Australia 4.76%
  Canada 4.76%
  Finland 4.76%
  France 4.76%
  United Kingdom 4.76%
  Hong Kong 4.76%
  Croatia 4.76%
  Indonesia 4.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.00%
Dell 20.00%
Intel 10.00%
American Megatrends 10.00%
ASUS 10.00%
Common models
MSI MS-7752 10.00%
HP Z400 Workstation 10.00%
HP Z220 CMT Workstation 10.00%
HP Z210 Workstation 10.00%
HP EliteBook 8570w 10.00%
Gigabyte P35-DS3L 10.00%

About ATI Technologies

ATI Technologies Inc. focuses on the development of graphics processing units and chipsets. It was acquired by Advanced Micro Devices.
Publisher URL: www.amd.com


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