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Should I remove Autodesk Design Review 2008?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,469
United States Rank #30,971
Reach 0.0062%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 220.29 days
500.40 days >
Average installed length: 262.92 days


4.2.0 0.82%
4.1.0 84.43%
4.0.0 14.75%

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Autodesk Design Review 2008

What is Autodesk Design Review 2008?  (from Autodesk)

Accelerate your design reviews on your desktop with Autodesk® Design Review software. It’s the free*, all-digital way to view, mark up, print, and track changes to Autodesk 2D and 3D files—without the original design software. Work with a wide variety of file formats, including DWF™ and DWFx, DWG™ and DXF™ (requires in...  Read more


Autodesk Design Review 2008 is a software program developed by Autodesk. The most common release is 4.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named DesignReview.exe. The setup package generally installs about 49 files and is usually about 8.37 MB (8,776,704 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 30% of users of Autodesk Design Review 2008 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.autodesk.com
Help link: www.autodesk.com/dwfcomposer-support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Autodesk Design Review\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{FACF203E-0F4D-489A-B80C-D185253C8FCB}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 8.37 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Autodesk Design Review 2008

Program executable:DesignReview.exe
Name:Autodesk Design Review
Path:C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Autodesk Design Review\DesignReview.exe
Additional files:
  • AdApplicationFrame.dll - Autodesk Windows Components (Autodesk Application Framework DLL)
  • AdApplicationFrameRes.dll - Autodesk Application Framework Resource DLL
  • AdWindows.dll - AdWindows
  • AdWindowsInterop.dll - Autodesk Windows Interop DLL
  • ProjectPointClient.dll - ProjectPoint API Toolkit (COM Interface to ProjectPoint)
  • DesignReview.exe - Autodesk Design Review
  • DesignReviewDll.dll - Autodesk Design Review Module
  • DWFBatchPrint.dll - DWF Batch Print Module
  • DWGImporter.dll - DWG Import Support Module
  • GeoRefUtils.dll - ID System Module
  • AdImagingServices3.dll - Autodesk DWF Viewer (Autodesk AdImagingServices Module)
  • adimagingservices4.dll
  • DwfSelection.dll - Autodesk DwfSelection Module
  • DesignReviewCore.dll - DesignReview (DesignReviewCore)
  • ManagedMC3.dll - ManagedMC3
  • senddmp.exe - AutoCAD (AutoCAD component)
  • senddmpRes.dll
  • MC3.dll - MC3
  • MC3Res.dll
  • upi.dll - UPI (Universal Product Identifier)
  • HPIP.dll (by Hewlett-Packard) - HP Instant Printing (HPIP Dynamic Link Library)

How do I remove Autodesk Design Review 2008?

You can uninstall Autodesk Design Review 2008 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 Design Review 2008, 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 Design Review 2008.

Win 7 (SP1) 44%
Win Vista (SP1) 2%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.54%
Windows XP 37.70%
Windows Vista 11.48%
Windows 10 3.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 37.82%
Windows 7 Professional 18.49%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.61%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.76%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.40%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.36%

Distribution by countryGeography

29.93% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 29.93%
  Germany 9.49%
  Spain 6.57%
  Canada 4.38%
  Italy 4.38%
  Taiwan 3.65%
  United Kingdom 3.65%
  Chile 2.92%
  Australia 2.19%
  Greece 2.19%
  Israel 2.19%
  Iran 2.19%
  Croatia 2.19%
  Saudi Arabia 2.19%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.33%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Acer 13.33%
American Megatrends 8.00%
Lenovo 8.00%
ASUS 6.67%
Toshiba 6.67%
Intel 4.00%
Sony 1.33%
Common models
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 2.15%
LENOVO 20023 2.15%
Gigabyte P35-DS3L 2.15%
TOSHIBA Satellite C650 1.08%
TOSHIBA Satellite A205 1.08%

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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