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Should I remove Autodesk DirectConnect 2010 R1 64-bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,855
United States Rank #16,880
Reach 0.0125%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 846.43 days
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Average installed length: 871.34 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Autodesk DirectConnect 2010 R1 64-bit

What is Autodesk DirectConnect 2010 R1 64-bit?

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 Autodesk...  Read more


The main program executable is aruba.exe. The software installer includes 64 files and is usually about 455.25 KB (466,175 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.autodesk.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Autodesk Shared\DirectConnect2010 (64-bit)\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{470DA0AE-96BF-4F9C-888C-360DEF2DE71E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 455.25 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Autodesk DirectConnect 2010 R1 64-bit

Program executable:aruba.exe
Autodesk DirectConnect
Path:C:\Program Files\Common Files\Autodesk Shared\DirectConnect2010 (64-bit)\bin\Aruba\aruba.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
  • 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
  • Aec32BitAppServer57.exe - Aec32BitAppServer EXE
  • 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
  • AdImaging.dll - AdImaging Module
  • AdImagingRes.dll - AdImagingRes Module

How do I remove Autodesk DirectConnect 2010 R1 64-bit?

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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.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Autodesk DirectConnect 2010 R1 (64-bit), 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 64-bit.

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win Vista (SP2) 5%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.43%
Windows 8 11.43%
Windows Vista 5.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.29%
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.57%
Windows 7 Professional 17.71%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.43%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.43%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.64%
  United Kingdom 6.60%
  France 3.77%
  India 3.77%
  Canada 3.77%
  Thailand 2.36%
  Sweden 2.36%
  Taiwan 1.89%
  Colombia 1.89%
  Singapore 1.42%
  Brazil 1.42%
  Belgium 1.42%
  Korea 1.42%
  Netherlands 1.42%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.96%
Hewlett-Packard 22.68%
Acer 19.59%
ASUS 12.37%
Intel 3.09%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.92%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 2.94%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.94%
ASUS All Series 1.96%
HP-Pavilion VT637AA-ABA H... 1.96%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.96%

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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