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Should I remove AutoSketch Release 9?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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Global Rank #20,078
United States Rank #18,966
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

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AutoSketch Release 9

What is AutoSketch Release 9?

AutoSketch is a 2D vector drawing program by Autodesk. It is less powerful than Autodesk's AutoCAD and does not support 3D models. AutoSketch uses SKD and SKF, in later versions, as its native format, but can support DWG and DXF. Version 2.1 for Windows supported macros which has been removed in later versions.


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 main program executable is sketch.exe. The software installer includes 46 files.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.autodesk.com
Help link: www.autodesk.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\autodesk\autosketch9
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{DB639F99-ED74-49D4-8FFD-5B8C34C00D64}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by AutoSketch Release 9

Program executable:sketch.exe
AutoSketch Executable
Path:C:\Program Files\autodesk\autosketch9\sketch.exe
Additional files:
  • ERegRes.dll - Register Today Dynamic Link Library Resource
  • Ereg.dll - Register Today Dynamic Link Library
  • WSCommCntrUI1Res.dll - Autodesk Communication Center (Web Services Communication Center UI Resource DLL)
  • AdFTP.dll - AutoCAD FTP Shell Extension (AdFTP FTP Shell Extension)
  • AdFTPRes.dll - AdFTPRes Resource DLL
  • adui16.dll - adui Dynamic Link Library (adui DLL)
  • anav.dll - anav Dynamic Link Library (anav DLL)
  • ac1st16BAK.dll - Autodesk, Inc. ObjectDBX (ac1st16.dll)
  • acdb16BAK.dll - acdb16.dll
  • acge16BAK.dll - acge16.dll
  • ASMbase80A.dll - Autodesk ShapeManager (ASM Baseutil)
  • ASMfct80A.dll - ASM Faceter
  • asmintr80a.dll - ASM Intersections
  • ASMkern80A.dll - ASM Kernel
  • asmlaw80aBAK.dll - ASM LAW
  • adui16Res.dll - aduiRes Resource DLL
  • AnavRes.dll - anavRes Resource DLL
  • SxSpell.dll - AutoSketch/QuickCAD (AutoSketch/QuickCAD Spell Module)
  • AcInetUiRes.dll - AcInetUiRes Module
  • AcMPolygonCom.dll - MPolygonCOM Module
  • LiveUpdate16.dll - LiveUpdate Module
  • passwordUI.dll - passwordUI Module
  • passwordUIRes.dll - passwordUI Resource DLL
  • AcInetUI.dll - AcInetUI Module
  • senddmp.exe - SendMiniDmp.exe
  • UserData.dll - UserData Module (User Data Installer)
  • axdb16.dll - axdb16 Module
  • cadid.dll - AutoSketch (AutoSketch Resource Module)
  • cadstr.dll
  • cadToolL.dll
  • cadToolS.dll
  • eTransmit.dll - AutoSketch eTransmit
  • Sx2.dll - AutoSketch Engine
  • SxCommCntr.dll - AutoSketch Communication Center Server
  • SxCommCntrUI1.dll - AutoSketch Communication Center
  • sxMath2.dll - AutoSketch Math Module
  • WebPublish.dll - AutoSketch Web Publisher
  • senddmpRes.dll - AutoCAD (Send Mini Dump Dialog Resources)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Sketch.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{227F58F5-78FF-462E-895F-E4F5E8E98E6C}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove AutoSketch Release 9?

Quickly and completely remove AutoSketch Release 9 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall AutoSketch Release 9 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 AutoSketch Release 9, 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 AutoSketch Release 9.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.58%
Windows 8 18.50%
Windows XP 11.56%
Windows Vista 6.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.59%
Windows 7 Professional 20.71%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.24%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.24%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.73%
Windows 8.1 4.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.89% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.89%
  Germany 16.67%
  Australia 7.58%
  United Kingdom 7.58%
  Italy 3.54%
  Belgium 2.53%
  Canada 2.53%
  Switzerland 2.53%
  Spain 2.02%
  Netherlands 2.02%
  Sweden 2.02%
  New Zealand 1.52%
  Austria 1.01%
  DK 1.01%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.39%
Hewlett-Packard 24.51%
Acer 15.69%
ASUS 9.80%
Medion 2.94%
American Megatrends 2.94%
Lenovo 1.96%
Sahara 1.96%
Toshiba 1.96%
Alienware 0.98%
Common models
HP G71 Notebook PC 1.94%
Dell Dell DM061 1.94%
Acer Aspire 5742 1.94%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 1.94%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.94%
LENOVO 2356GDG 1.94%

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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