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11% remove it89% keep it
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VersionDistribution 33.33% 66.67%

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Autodesk DWG Viewer

What is Autodesk DWG Viewer?  (from Autodesk)

View .dwg files with Autodesk® DWG TrueView™ software. DWG TrueView is a free* stand-alone .dwg viewer that includes DWG TrueConvert™ software. DWG TrueView is built on the same viewing engine as AutoCAD® software, so you can view .dwg and DXF files just as you would in AutoCAD. By installing the free* Autodesk® Design...  Read more


Autodesk DWG Viewer is a program developed by Autodesk. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 100 files and is usually about 2.29 MB (2,397,184 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 75% of users of Autodesk DWG Viewer come from the United States, it is also popular in Austria and Great Britain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.autodesk.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\autodesk\autodesk dwg viewer
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{2CD6BBA0-17C8-4789-9B9B-B36F7E815F6A}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.29 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Autodesk DWG Viewer

  • acgsimage.dll - AutoCAD 3D Graphics System Image Module
  • acpexctlres.dll - Autodesk Inc,. AcPEXCtlRes Resource DLL (AcPEXCtlRes Resource DLL)
  • acismuires.dll - Autodesk, Inc. acISMui Resource DLL (acISMuiRes Resource DLL)
  • acstarres.dll - AcadStartup Dynamic Link Library (AcadStartupRes DLL)
  • acdimres.dll - AcDimRes Dynamic Link Library (AcDimRes DLL)
  • acir16.dll - AutoCAD Image Renderer Module
  • prxyinet.dll - PrxyInet Dynamic Link Library (PrxyInet DLL)
  • viewinet.dll - AcadInet Dynamic Link Library (AcadInet DLL)
  • acpires.dll - AcpiRes Dynamic Link Library (AcpiRes DLL)
  • acwebpublishres.dll - AcWebPublishres Resource DLL
  • adctrls.dll - ADCTRLS Dynamic Link Library (ADCTRLS DLL)
  • viewres2.dll - AutoCAD OEM Resource Library (Resource Library)
  • addplwiz.exe - Autodesk Hardcopy Subsystem (Autodesk Hardcopy Add-A-Plotter Wizard)
  • addplwizres.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Add-A-Plotter Resource DLL
  • adftp.dll - AutoCAD FTP Shell Extension (AdFTP FTP Shell Extension)
  • adftpres.dll - AdFTPRes Resource DLL
  • apperr.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Error-Handler DLL
  • apperrres.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Error-Handler Resource DLL
  • coreerr.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Core Error DLL
  • dswhip.dll - AutoCAD® 2D Graphics System (AutoCAD® 2D Graphics System (ADI replacement))
  • dswhipres.dll - AutoCAD® 2D Graphics System Resource DLL
  • fontcap.dll - Autodesk Font Capture Dialog DLL
  • fontcapres.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Font Capture Dialog Resource DLL
  • gridres.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Grid Resource DLL
  • hcreg8.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Registry DLL
  • hcreg8res.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Registry Resource DLL
  • oletohdi8.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy OLE-to-HDI conv. DLL
  • oletohdi8res.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy OLE-to-HDI conv. Resource DLL
  • pc3edit.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Plotter Configuration Editor DLL
  • pc3exe.exe - Autodesk Hardcopy Plotter Configuration Editor
  • physpen.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy PhysPen DLL
  • plcalwiz.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Plotter Calibration Wizard DLL
  • plcfmgr.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Plot Config. Manager DLL
  • plotcfg8.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Plot Config. Toolkit DLL
  • pm8.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Property Manager DLL
  • pmutil8.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Property Mgr. Utilities DLL
  • prntprog.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Plot Progress Dialog DLL
  • psizewiz.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Paper Size Wizard DLL
  • r14pskit.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Plot Style Table Wizard DLL
  • styedit.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy StyEdit DLL
  • styexe.exe - Autodesk Hardcopy Plot Style Table Editor
  • styleeng.dll - Autodesk Hardcopy Plot Style Engine DLL
  • styshwiz.exe - Autodesk Hardcopy Plot Style Table Wizard
  • acgs.dll - AutoCAD 3D Graphics System
  • acgsres.dll - AutoCAD 3D Graphics System Resource DLL
  • achlnkuires.dll - HyperLinksRes Resource DLL
  • color.dll - color Dynamic Link Library (color DLL)
  • acui16.dll - acui Dynamic Link Library (AcUi DLL)
  • adui16.dll - adui Dynamic Link Library (adui DLL)
  • anav.dll - anav Dynamic Link Library (anav DLL)
  • viewinetres.dll - AcadInetRes Resource DLL
  • acpltstampres.dll - ACPLTSTAMP Resource DLL (AutoCAD Resource DLL)
  • adctrlsres.dll - ADCTRLSRes Resource DLL (ADCTRLSRES DLL)
  • colorres.dll - colorRes Resource DLL
  • regview16.dll - Autodesk Inc. RegAcad (RegAcad)
  • aceplotxres.dll - ARX_MFC Resource DLL (ARX_MFCRes Resource DLL)
  • acui16res.dll - acuiRes Resource DLL (AcUiRes Resource DLL)
  • acurlutl16.dll - dburlutl Application
  • adui16res.dll - aduiRes Resource DLL
  • anavres.dll - anavRes Resource DLL
  • erren.dll - Autodesk, Inc. ERREN (ERREN)

How do I remove Autodesk DWG Viewer?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win 8 17%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.33%
Windows 8 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.00%
  Austria 8.33%
  Great Britain 8.33%
  United Kingdom 8.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Medion 16.67%
Lenovo 16.67%
Dell 16.67%
Toshiba 16.67%
Common models
HP Pavilion 061 PX181AV-A... 16.67%
Dell Inspiron 580 16.67%
LENOVO 3444CTO 16.67%
MEDIONPC MS-7646 16.67%
Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3 16.67%

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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