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Should I remove Autodesk DirectConnect 2010 R1?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #28,462
United States Rank #31,915
Reach 0.0059%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 31.49 days
928.88 days >
Average installed length: 488.06 days


4.0.418.0 96.39% 3.61%

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Autodesk DirectConnect 2010 R1

What is Autodesk DirectConnect 2010 R1?

Autodesk DirectConnect is a family of data translators. Each of these translators imports a specific CAD file format into one or more Autodesk products.

About  (from Autodesk)

Autodesk┬« DirectConnect software enables you to exchange industrial design data efficiently with engineers using CAD products. The result is a fluid digital design workflow that eliminates rework, saves time, and preserves your design intent. To exchange data with mechanical design and engineering products from Autode...  Read more


The most common release is 4.0.418.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named lmtools.9778550C_E26A_4334_B4D1_F54578B97625.exe. The setup package generally installs about 64 files.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.autodesk.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Autodesk Shared\DirectConnect2010\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{702EC1FF-A081-48AE-8363-8D78A0919F86}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Autodesk DirectConnect 2010 R1

Program executable:lmtools.9778550C_E26A_4334_B4D1_F54578B97625.exe
Additional files:
  • acdb18enures.dll - Autodesk, Inc. ObjectDBX (acdb18dres.dll)
  • acge18.dll - acge18d.dll
  • acgex18.dll - acgex18d.dll
  • AcMPolygonObj18enuRes.dll - AcMPolygonObjRes Module
  • AcMPolygon18enures.dll - AcAxDbTLB Resource DLL (AcAxDbTLB)
  • AcMPolygonCom.dll - MPolygonCOM Module
  • AcGradient18.dll - AcGradient DLL
  • aruba.exe - DirectConnect (Autodesk DirectConnect)
  • AcMPolygonMGD.dll - AutoCAD Map (AutoCAD Map component)
  • ac1st18.dll - AutoCAD (AutoCAD component)
  • AcAuthEntities18enures.dll
  • AcAxDb18enures.dll
  • acdb18.dll
  • acdbmgd.dll
  • acdbmgdbrep.dll
  • acETransmit.dll
  • acETransmitRes.dll
  • AcPersSubentNaming18.dll - AcPersSubentNaming DLL Application
  • AcSceneRes.dll - Scene Resources
  • AcSignCore16.dll
  • AcSmComponents.dll
  • AcWipeoutRes.dll
  • ad18asm215.dll
  • AdIntImgServices.dll
  • AecArchBaseenu.dll - AecArchBaseRC DLL
  • AecArchDACHBaseenu.dll - AecArchDACHBaseRC DLL
  • AecAreaCalculationBaseenu.dll - AecAreaCalculationBase Resource
  • AecBaseenu.dll - AecBaseRC DLL
  • AecBaseExenu.dll - AecBaseExRC DLL
  • AecbBldSrvenu.dll - AecbBldSrvRC DLL
  • AecbColenu.dll - AecbColRC DLL
  • AecbElecBaseenu.dll - AecbElecBaseRC DLL
  • AecbHvacBaseenu.dll - AecbHvacBaseRC DLL
  • AdImaging.dll - AdImaging Module
  • AdImagingRes.dll - AdImagingRes Module

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  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.
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  2. When you find the program Autodesk DirectConnect 2010 R1, 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 DirectConnect 2010 R1.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win XP 8%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.24%
Windows 8 13.10%
Windows Vista 8.33%
Windows XP 8.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.71%
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.51%
Windows 7 Professional 10.84%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.43%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.02%
Windows 8 Single Language 3.61%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 27.78%
  Taiwan 10.00%
  India 10.00%
  Brazil 3.33%
  France 3.33%
  Australia 3.33%
  Philippines 3.33%
  Belgium 2.22%
  Korea 2.22%
  Argentina 2.22%
  Iran 2.22%
  Canada 2.22%
  Turkey 2.22%
  Italy 2.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.17%
Acer 25.00%
ASUS 18.75%
Hewlett-Packard 12.50%
Alienware 4.17%
American Megatrends 4.17%
Common models
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 3.23%
MSI MS-7592 3.23%
TOSHIBA Satellite L850-B4... 1.61%
TOSHIBA Satellite A300 1.61%
TOSHIBA Satellite A200 1.61%
Sony VPCF136FG 1.61%

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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