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6% remove it94% keep it
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United States Rank #42,037
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Autodesk Design Review DGN Importer

What is Autodesk Design Review DGN Importer?  (from Autodesk)

DGN is a file format commonly used by Bentley MicroStation┬«. Using the Autodesk┬« Design Review DGN Import plug-in, you can import a 2D V8 DGN file into Design Review 2008. During the import process, Design Review publishes a new DWF file from the DGN file. The original file is unaffected by the import process. Acceler...  Read more


Autodesk Design Review DGN Importer is a program developed by Autodesk. 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 53 files and is usually about 122.61 MB (128,570,177 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 36% of users of Autodesk Design Review DGN Importer come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Autodesk.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Autodesk Design Review 2013\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{8F7A766B-9E2E-4895-B4B2-958D035F09B9}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 122.61 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Autodesk Design Review DGN Importer

  • dwfapp_wt.1.7.0.dll - DWF Application Framework Library
  • w3dtk_wt.1.7.1555.dll - Autodesk W3D Toolkit for DWF (W3D Toolkit for DWF)
  • AdApplicationFrame.dll - Autodesk Windows Components (Autodesk Application Framework DLL)
  • AdApplicationFrameRes.dll - Autodesk Application Framework Resource DLL
  • AdWindows.dll - AdWindows
  • ProjectPointClient.dll - ProjectPoint API Toolkit (COM Interface to ProjectPoint)
  • Branding.dll - Autodesk Design Review (Autodesk Branding Resources Module)
  • DesignReview.exe
  • DesignReviewDll.dll - Autodesk Design Review Module
  • DWFBatchPrint.dll - DWF Batch Print Module
  • DWGImporter.dll - DWG Import Support Module
  • GeoRefUtils.dll - ID System Module
  • dwftk_wt.7.7.0.dll - Autodesk DWF Toolkit (DWF Toolkit)
  • adimagingservices4.dll - Autodesk DWF Viewer (Autodesk AdImagingServices Module)
  • DwfSelection.dll - Autodesk DwfSelection Module
  • Notifications.dll - Autodesk Notifications Module
  • dwfcore_wt.1.7.0.dll - DWF Core Library
  • DGN2DWFCore.dll - DWF Extensions (Translate DGN into DWF)
  • DesignReviewCore.dll - DesignReview (DesignReviewCore)
  • JTImporter.dll - JT Importer (JT Importer Module)
  • ManagedMC3.dll - ManagedMC3
  • senddmp.exe - SendDmp (SendDmp component)
  • MC3.dll - MC3

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DesignReview.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A8B8479D-C4D5-4728-A3A4-19AAF59AB943}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • DesignReview.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Autodesk Design Review 2013\DesignReview.exe'.

How do I remove Autodesk Design Review DGN Importer?

You can uninstall Autodesk Design Review DGN Importer 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 DGN Importer, 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 DGN Importer.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.50%
Windows 10 21.43%
Windows XP 12.50%
Windows Vista 3.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 41.82%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.73%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.91%
Windows 7 Enterprise 9.09%
Windows 10 Pro 7.27%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.27%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.07% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.07%
  United Kingdom 9.84%
  Germany 8.20%
  Italy 8.20%
  United Arab Emirates 4.92%
  Brazil 4.92%
  France 4.92%
  Netherlands 3.28%
  Portugal 3.28%
  Canada 1.64%
  Colombia 1.64%
  DK 1.64%
  Spain 1.64%
  Ireland 1.64%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 34.78%
Dell 26.09%
Lenovo 15.22%
Sahara 6.52%
ASUS 6.52%
Toshiba 2.17%
Samsung 2.17%
Intel 2.17%
Compaq 2.17%
American Megatrends 2.17%
Common models
LENOVO 3680PCG 6.67%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.44%
Dell OptiPlex 790 4.44%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 4.44%
Dell Latitude E5430 non-v... 4.44%

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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