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Drafting Assistant


Drafting Assistant is a software program developed by Thomson Reuters. The most common release is 2.0.103, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 30 files. The installed file Thomson.West.DraftingUpdater.DataAccess.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: store.westlaw.com/support/default.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Thomson Reuters\Drafting Assistant
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{9A1A4BF9-7C01-4685-83C3-EB36E84C788C}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Drafting Assistant

  • Thomson.West.Wsi.Text.Recognizers.CitationRecognition.Options.dll - Thomson.West.Wsi.Text.Recognizers.CitationRecognition.Options
  • DraftingAssistantConfigurationManager.exe - Thomson.West.DraftingAssistant.ConfigurationManager
  • Thomson.West.Drafting.CSShellExtContextMenuHandler.dll - Thomson.West.Drafting.CSShellExtContextMenuHandler
  • Thomson.West.Wsi.Text.Recognizers.CitationRecognition.CiteFinder.dll - Text.Recognizer.CitationRecognition.CiteFinder
  • Thomson.West.Wsi.BriefToolsII.CiteRecognition.dll - Thomson.West.Wsi.BriefToolsII.CiteRecognition
  • Thomson.West.BriefToolsII.ServiceIntegration.dll - Thomson.West.BriefToolsII.ServiceIntegration
  • Thomson.West.DraftingAssistant.InstallShield.exe - Thomson.West.DraftingAssistant.InstallShield
  • Thomson.West.Drafting.ComponentIntegration.dll - Thomson.West.Drafting.ComponentIntegration
  • Thomson.West.DraftingAssistant.DataAccess.dll - Thomson.West.DraftingAssistant.DataAccess
  • Thomson.West.Drafting.ServiceIntegration.dll - Thomson.West.Drafting.ServiceIntegration
  • Thomson.West.DraftingAssistant.Utilities.dll - Thomson.West.DraftingAssistant.Utilities
  • Thomson.West.DraftingUpdater.DataAccess.dll - Thomson.West.DraftingUpdater.DataAccess
  • Thomson.West.Wsi.BriefToolsII.Utilities.dll - Thomson.West.Wsi.BriefToolsII.Utilities
  • Thomson.West.Wsi.BriefToolsII.Options.dll - Thomson.West.Wsi.BriefToolsII.Options
  • Thomson.West.Drafting.Import.exe - Thomson.West.Drafting.Import
  • Thomson.West.DataAccess.dll - Thomson.West.DataAccess
  • Thomson.West.Wsi.Text.Recognizers.CitationRecognizer.dll - CitationRecognition
  • Thomson.West.Wsi.Text.Recognizers.CitationRecognition.DesktopCiteFinder.dll - CiteFinder
  • Thomson.West.Wsi.Text.Recognizers.CitationRecognition.DesktopCiteFinder64.dll

How do I remove Drafting Assistant?

Quickly and completely remove Drafting Assistant from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Drafting Assistant 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Drafting Assistant, 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 Drafting Assistant.

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win 8 25%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows 8 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Enterprise 50.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 25.00%
Windows 7 Professional 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 33.33%
Intel 33.33%
Dell 33.33%
Common models
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 33.33%
Dell OptiPlex 980 33.33%

Publisher URL: thomsonreuters.com


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