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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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United States Rank #2,787
Reach 0.4229%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.12 days
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Average installed length: 389.40 days


VersionDistribution 99.92% 0.08%

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Autodesk Material Library 2012

What is Autodesk Material Library 2012?

The Autodesk Material library is a library that is shared between Autodesk products and that is installed silently on your computer. These components may already be installed if one of these applications is already installed on your computer. If you uninstall or remove a library, it will no longer be available to any of the products. This is the library containing the material appearances used for Realistic Appearance in color styles.


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 84 files and is usually about 1.11 MB (1,169,088 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Autodesk.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Autodesk Shared\Materials\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{8F0837C2-EE09-4903-88F3-1976FE7FFF4E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.11 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Autodesk Material Library 2012

  • adp_io_plugin-2_0.dll - Protein ADP IO Plugin
  • adp_core-1_3.dll - Autodesk ADP Toolkit (ADP Toolkit)
  • adp_data-1_3.dll
  • adp_service_opczip-1_3.dll
  • adp_toolkit-1_3.dll
  • shared-verCtrl.dll - version control
  • verCtrl.dll
  • libfbxsdk-2_0.dll - FBX SDK
  • UPI.dll - UPI

How do I remove Autodesk Material Library 2012?

You can uninstall Autodesk Material Library 2012 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 Material Library 2012, 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 Material Library 2012.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.71%
Windows 10 21.11%
Windows XP 3.84%
Windows Vista 2.21%
Windows Server 2003 0.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.42%
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.33%
Windows 7 Professional 18.58%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.89%
Windows 8.1 3.51%
Windows 10 Home 3.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.39% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 27.39%
  Italy 6.38%
  Brazil 4.83%
  Iran 3.67%
  India 2.81%
  France 2.77%
  Taiwan 2.61%
  United Kingdom 2.61%
  Canada 2.50%
  Mexico 2.42%
  Spain 2.41%
  Germany 2.21%
  Australia 1.60%
  Turkey 1.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.14%
Dell 22.44%
ASUS 15.67%
Acer 14.46%
Toshiba 5.22%
Samsung 4.86%
Lenovo 4.54%
Intel 2.00%
MSI 0.62%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 9.13%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.74%
Dell Inspiron N5110 4.23%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.23%
ASUS All Series 3.27%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.93%

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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