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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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14.0 88.28%

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Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2012 64-bit - English

What is Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2012 64-bit - English?  (from Autodesk)

Autodesk 3ds Max Design software provides a comprehensive 3D modeling, animation, and rendering solution used by architects, designers, civil engineers, and visualization specialists. Validate and sell designs before they are built, and get rapid iteration of designs, accurate daylight analysis, and high-impact visuals...  Read more


Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2012 64-bit - English is a program developed by Autodesk. The most used version is 14.0, 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 software installer includes 49 files and is usually about 663.47 KB (679,395 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 37% of users of Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2012 64-bit - English come from the United States, it is also popular in Taiwan and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.autodesk.com/products/autodesk-3ds-max-design
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Autodesk\3ds Max Design 2012\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Autodesk\3ds Max Design 2012\Setup\Setup.exe /P {52099562-C109-0409-BFF1-1C19149A8749} /M MAX /LANG en-US
Estimated size: 663.47 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2012 64-bit - English

  • AdApplicationFrame.dll - Autodesk Windows Components (Autodesk Application Framework DLL)
  • AdApplicationFrameRes.dll - Autodesk Application Framework Resource DLL
  • AdFlashVideoPlayer.exe - Autodesk Toolclip Flash Player
  • acdb18enures.dll - Autodesk, Inc. ObjectDBX (acdb18dres.dll)
  • acge18.dll - acge18d.dll
  • acgex18.dll - acgex18d.dll
  • AdCoreUnits-2_0.dll - Autodesk Core Components (Autodesk Core Units DLL)
  • AdCoreUnitsUI-2_0.dll - Autodesk Core Units UI DLL
  • adp_io_plugin-2_5.dll - Protein ADP IO Plugin
  • adp_application-1_0-vc90-x64-wt.dll - Autodesk ADP Toolkit (ADP Toolkit)
  • adp_core-1_0-vc90-x64-wt.dll
  • adp_core-2_5.dll
  • adp_data-2_5.dll
  • AcGradient18.dll - AcGradient DLL
  • 3dsmax.branding.dll - 3ds Max
  • 3dsmax.exe - 3ds Max application
  • 3dsmax_original.exe
  • 3dsmaxcmd.exe - command line renderer
  • ac1st18.dll - AutoCAD (AutoCAD component)
  • acap.dll - Call attributed profiler
  • AcAuthEntities18enures.dll
  • AcAxDb18enures.dll
  • acdb18.dll
  • acdbmgd.dll
  • acdbmgdbrep.dll
  • AcDbPointCloudDbxRes.dll
  • acETransmit.dll
  • acETransmitRes.dll
  • AcModelDocRes.dll
  • AcMPolygon18enures.dll
  • AcMPolygonCom.dll
  • AcMPolygonMGD.dll
  • AcPersSubentNaming18.dll - AcPersSubentNaming DLL Application
  • AcSceneRes.dll - Scene Resources
  • AcSignCore16.dll
  • AcSmComponents.dll
  • AcUt.dll
  • AcWipeoutRes.dll
  • ad18asm217.dll
  • AdIntImgServices.dll
  • adlmint.dll - ADLM (Autodesk component)
  • AdImaging.dll - AdImaging Module
  • AdImagingRes.dll - AdImagingRes Module
  • adlmint_libFNP.dll (by Flexera Software) - FLEXnet Publisher (64 bit) (FLEXnet Secure Activation Module)
  • addflow4.ocx (by Lassalle Technologies) - AddFlow (AddFlow ActiveX Control version 4.2)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • 3dsmax.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{710403CD-B11B-4607-9053-6FB98E656C76}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • 3dsmax.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Autodesk\3ds Max 2012\3dsmax.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:685.15 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0052989550%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00414201%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00115695%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2012 64-bit - English?

You can uninstall Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2012 64-bit - 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 Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2012 64-bit - 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 Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2012 64-bit - English.

Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.01%
Windows 10 17.57%
Windows Server 2003 0.42%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 27.43%
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.89%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.80%
Windows 10 Pro 3.38%
Windows 8 Pro 2.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.32% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.32%
  Taiwan 3.99%
  Italy 3.62%
  Brazil 3.26%
  France 2.90%
  Australia 2.90%
  Russia 2.54%
  Mexico 2.54%
  UA 2.17%
  Egypt 2.17%
  Spain 1.45%
  Netherlands 1.45%
  DK 1.45%
  Czech Republic 1.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.90%
Hewlett-Packard 19.02%
ASUS 16.56%
Acer 7.98%
Lenovo 4.91%
Samsung 4.29%
Sony 3.07%
Toshiba 1.23%
Common models
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 2.56%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 2.56%
Samsung RF511/RF411/RF711 2.56%
ASUS All Series 2.56%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 2.56%
Dell Precision WorkStatio... 1.71%

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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