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Should I remove CAMWorks FLEXLM License Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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2.00.019 16.67%
2.00.015 4.17%
2.00.011 66.67%
2.00.003 4.17%
1.00 8.33%

CAMWorks FLEXLM License Manager


CAMWorks FLEXLM License Manager is a program developed by Geometric Technologies. The most used version is 2.00.011, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The main program executable is cwlicensemanager.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 15.96 MB (16,734,886 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 47% of users of CAMWorks FLEXLM License Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands and Mexico.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.camworks.com
Installation folder: C:\CAMWorksFlexLM
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{0AAAB1B8-5ED0-42D2-842C-C08A95E8A8A7}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 TekSoft -removeonly
Estimated size: 15.96 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by CAMWorks FLEXLM License Manager

Program executable:cwlicensemanager.exe
Name:CWLicenseManager Application
CWLicenseManager MFC Application
Additional files:
  • teksoft.exe - Geometric daemon
  • installs.exe (by Acresso Software) - FLEXnet Publisher (64 bit)
  • lmgrd.exe (by Acresso Software) - Acresso Software Inc.
  • lmreread.exe - lmutil.exe
  • CWSHAREu.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • lmgrd.exe runs as a service named 'Cadence License Manager' (Cadence License Manager) "Cadence License Manager".

How do I remove CAMWorks FLEXLM License Manager?

You can uninstall CAMWorks FLEXLM License Manager 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 CAMWorks FLEXLM License Manager, 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 CAMWorks FLEXLM License Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 4%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 10 25.00%
Windows Vista 4.17%
Windows XP 4.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%
Windows 8 8.33%
Windows 10 Pro 4.17%
Windows Vista Business 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.06%
  Netherlands 11.76%
  Mexico 8.82%
  Portugal 5.88%
  Iran 5.88%
  Slovenia 2.94%
  MA 2.94%
  Brazil 2.94%
  Latvia 2.94%
  New Zealand 2.94%
  BA 2.94%
  United Kingdom 2.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
ASUS 15.00%
Dell 15.00%
Sony 15.00%
Lenovo 15.00%
Toshiba 10.00%
Acer 10.00%
Common models
LENOVO 2429DT7 11.11%
HP EliteBook 8560w 5.56%
Gigabyte Z68XP-UD3 5.56%
Acer Veriton S661 5.56%
Acer Aspire E1-571 5.56%


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