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Chief Architect Premier X4

What is Chief Architect Premier X4?  (from Chief Architect)

Chief Architect was designed from the ground up for residential architectural design. With our Getting Started guide, you can design your first house in 30 minutes out of the box, guaranteed. Chief Architect enables you to communicate and illustrate a 3D model of your project. Create the full working drawings and blu...  Read more


Chief Architect Premier X4 is a program developed by Chief Architect. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is Chief Architect Premier X4.exe. The software installer includes 50 files and is usually about 504.81 KB (516,926 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 55% of users of Chief Architect Premier X4 come from the United States, it is also popular in Romania and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.chiefarchitect.com/products/premier
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Chief Architect\Chief Architect Premier X4\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{7D8B1CD9-2CC9-4748-998B-307B5F416BDE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 504.81 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Chief Architect Premier X4

Program executable:Chief Architect Premier X4.exe
Name:Chief Architect Premier X4
Path:C:\Program Files\Chief Architect\Chief Architect Premier X4\Chief Architect Premier X4.exe
Additional files:
  • CABlowfish-2_0_0-Win32.dll - CABlowfish Dynamic Link Library (CABlowfish Dynamic Link Library)
  • Chief Architect Premier X4.exe - Chief Architect Premier X4
  • CSC-2_0_0-Win32.dll - CSC Dynamic Link Library
  • msvcr90-ruby191.dll (by http://www.ruby-lang.org/) - Ruby interpreter [i386-mswin32_90] (Ruby interpreter (DLL) [i386-mswin32_90])
  • ssce-5_16_16-Win32.dll (by Wintertree Software) - Sentry Spelling-Checker Engine for Windows (Sentry Spelling-Checker Engine)
  • glew32.dll - The OpenGL Extension Wrangler Library
  • TD_AcisBuilder_3.03_9.dll (by Open Design Alliance)
  • TD_Alloc_3.03_9.dll (by Open Design Alliance)
  • TD_Br_3.03_9.dll
  • TD_BrepRenderer_3.03_9.dll
  • TD_Db_3.03_9.dll
  • TD_DbRoot_3.03_9.dll
  • TD_Ge_3.03_9.dll
  • TD_Gi_3.03_9.dll
  • SketchUpReader.dll (by Google) - SketchUpReader Module (SketchUp Reader API)
  • sx32w.dll (by SafeNet) - Sentinel SuperPro (Sentinel SuperPro 32-bit Client Library)
  • libcurl.dll (by The cURL library, http://curl.haxx.se/) - The cURL library (libcurl Shared Library)
  • FreeImage.dll (by FreeImage) - FreeImage (FreeImage library)
  • SPR32D80.dll (by FarPoint Technologies) - Spread (FarPoint Spreadsheet Control)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • boost_date_time-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_filesystem-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_regex-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_signals-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_system-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_thread-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • CACommon.dll
  • CALibrary.dll
  • CAModel.dll
  • CARender.dll
  • CAToolbarPro.dll
  • lib3ds-120.dll
  • SQL_Database.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Chief Architect Premier X4.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{75FA44C6-2681-4DB3-AC5B-CB00C8BE6D03}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Chief Architect Premier X4?

You can uninstall Chief Architect Premier X4 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 Chief Architect Premier X4, 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 Chief Architect Premier X4.

Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows 10 16.67%
Windows Vista 5.00%
Windows XP 3.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.67%
Windows 7 Professional 11.67%
Windows 10 Pro 5.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.00%
Windows 8 3.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.41% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.41%
  Romania 5.41%
  Canada 5.41%
  Italy 5.41%
  Australia 4.05%
  India 4.05%
  United Kingdom 4.05%
  Indonesia 2.70%
  BA 2.70%
  Singapore 1.35%
  France 1.35%
  Mexico 1.35%
  BS 1.35%
  Iran 1.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.49%
Hewlett-Packard 16.33%
Acer 16.33%
ASUS 12.24%
Toshiba 10.20%
Sony 2.04%
American Megatrends 2.04%
Lenovo 2.04%
Common models
ASUSTeK G75VX 4.17%
Acer Aspire M3802 2.08%
Acer Aspire 5750G 2.08%
TOSHIBA Satellite P200 2.08%
TOSHIBA Satellite L775D 2.08%

About (from Chief Architect)

Chief Architect — professional 3D architectural home design software.
Publisher URL: www.chiefarchitect.com


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