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DraftSight 2017 SP1 x64


DraftSight 2017 SP1 x64 is a software program developed by Dassault Systemes. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 setup package generally installs about 74 files and is usually about 536.57 KB (549,448 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 46% of users of DraftSight 2017 SP1 x64 come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Dassault Systemes\DraftSight\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{B1574FBB-7FFA-47A8-8AB9-8819E5B05277}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 536.57 KB

Program filesFiles installed by DraftSight 2017 SP1 x64

  • AecGeometry_4.01_11.dll (by Open Design Alliance) - Teigha® Architecture (Teigha® Architecture: AecGeometry Module)
  • BlockCustomData.dll
  • BlockLibraryManager.dll
  • BlockTrackerDemo.dll
  • ContextMenu.dll
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • DDKERNEL.dll
  • DGNImporter.exe
  • DictionaryXDataDemo.dll
  • DockControl.dll (by SolidWorks R&D Limited) - DockControl
  • DockControlCOM.dll
  • DockControlMFC.dll
  • DockWidget.dll
  • DraftSight.exe - DraftSight
  • DraftSight.Interop.dsAddin.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'DsAddinLib'.
  • DraftSight.Interop.dsAutomation.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'DraftSight'.
  • DraftSightDsSwymConnector.dll - DraftSightDsSwymConnector
  • draftsighthelper.exe - DraftSight Network License Helper App (DraftSight Network License Helper)
  • DrawCircleCommand.dll
  • DrawCompare.dll - DraftSight DrawCompare
  • DrawingToImage.dll
  • DrawingToImageCSharp.dll (by Microsoft) - DrawingToImageCSharp
  • DrawingToImageMFC.dll
  • dsAutomation.dll - DraftSight dsAutomation (DraftSight API)
  • dsHttpApiController.exe - DraftSight API Service Controller
  • dsHttpApiService.exe - DraftSight API Service
  • dsInterface.dll - DraftSight dsInterface
  • dsJServerAddin.dll - DraftSight API Server
  • dsLibrary.dll - DraftSight dsLibrary
  • DwfCore.dll (by Open Design Alliance) - Teigha® (Teigha® DwfCore)
  • DwfToolkit.dll - Teigha® DWFToolkit
  • EntityPreviewDemo.dll
  • ExportTableAddin.dll - DraftSight ExportTableAddin
  • FXCommandsBase.dll
  • FxCrashRpt.dll
  • FxDCL.dll
  • FXDWFIO.dll
  • FXExport.dll
  • FxFileDialogs.dll
  • FxImages.dll
  • FXLISP.dll
  • FxMFCUI.dll
  • FXRenderBase.dll
  • FXSHPIO.dll
  • FxVistaPreview.dll (by Graebert GmbH) - FDT (Flexible developer's toolkit version 8)
  • GCodeAddin.dll - DraftSight GCodeAddin
  • icudt52.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • icuin52.dll (by The ICU Project) - ICU I18N DLL
  • icuuc52.dll - ICU Common DLL
  • K2AVCommand.dll - DraftSight Activation Library (DraftSight Activation)
  • K2CrashReportSendService.dll
  • K2DSPSettings.exe - DraftSight Network Proxy Library (DraftSight Network Proxy)
  • K2LicHelper.exe - k2lichelper
  • K2SNL.dll - DraftSight Network License Library (DraftSight Network License)
  • K2SNL_libFNP.dll (by Flexera Software) - FlexNet Publisher (64 bit) (FLEXnet Secure Activation Module)
  • K2TaskPane.dll - DraftSight Home page Library (DraftSight Home Page)
  • lfbmpx.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - LEADTOOLS® for x64 (BMP filter (x64))
  • lfcalx.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - CAL filter (x64)
  • LispSample.dll
  • Menu.dll
  • PartList.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • dsHttpApiService.exe runs as a service named 'DraftSight API Service' (DraftSight API Service).

How do I remove DraftSight 2017 SP1 x64?

You can uninstall DraftSight 2017 SP1 x64 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 DraftSight 2017 SP1 x64, 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 DraftSight 2017 SP1 x64.

Win 10 74%
Win 7 (SP1) 26%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 73.81%
Windows 7 26.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 33.33%
Windows 10 Pro 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 13.10%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.14%
Windows 8.1 4.76%
Windows 7 Home Premium 3.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.23%
  Italy 29.25%
  United Kingdom 3.77%
  Germany 2.83%
  Netherlands 2.83%
  France 1.89%
  Japan 1.89%
  Poland 1.89%
  Austria 0.94%
  Belgium 0.94%
  Canada 0.94%
  Czech Republic 0.94%
  DK 0.94%
  Spain 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.37%
ASUS 23.88%
Dell 14.93%
Lenovo 11.94%
Acer 10.45%
Samsung 4.48%
MSI 4.48%
Sony 1.49%
American Megatrends 1.49%
Common models
HP EliteBook 2560p 2.74%
MSI MS-7721 2.74%
Acer Aspire V3-571G 2.74%
ASUS All Series 2.74%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.74%
TOSHIBA Satellite P300 1.37%

About Dassault Systemes

Dassault Systèmes is a producer of 3D design software and 3D digital mock-up solutions and develops PLM application software and services that support industrial processes and provide a 3D vision of the entire lifecycle of products from conception to maintenance to recycling.
Publisher URL: www.3ds.com


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