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Should I remove Gates Corporation DFPro?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
United States Rank #47,640
Reach 0.0010%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.98 days
353.50 days >
Average installed length: 185.74 days


3.24.0000 7.14%
3.14.0000 14.29%
3.11.0000 14.29%
3.04.0003 21.43%
3.04.0001 14.29%
3.00.0000 7.14%
2.06.0001 7.14%
2.06.0000 7.14%
2.03.0000 7.14%

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Gates Corporation DFPro


Gates Corporation DFPro is a software program developed by Gates. The most common release is 3.04.0003, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named DFProStd.exe. The setup package generally installs about 21 files and is usually about 21.89 MB (22,958,165 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 67% of users of Gates Corporation DFPro come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Gates.com
Help link: www.gates.com/designflex/index.cfm?location_id=809
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Gates Corporation\Design Flex Pro\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{4E1561F2-AD51-41DE-8DBE-EE7B5A1FF251}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 21.89 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Gates Corporation DFPro

Program executable:DFProStd.exe
Design Flex Pro
Path:C:\Program Files\Gates Corporation\Design Flex Pro\DFProStd.exe
Additional files:
  • DFIIFileLoader.dll - DFIIFileLoader Dynamic Link Library (DFIIFileLoader DLL)
  • Gates.Shared.dll - Gates.Shared.Properties (Gates.Shared_Full)
  • Gates.WinControls.dll - Gates.WinControls
  • Gates.DataMgmt.dll - Gates.DataMgmt
  • Controls.dll - Controls
  • UserMgmt.dll - UserMgmt
  • Shared.dll - Shared
  • DFProStd.exe - DFPro (Design Flex Pro)
  • Drive.dll - Drive
  • HPTPreviewControl.dll (by The Gates) - HPTPreviewControl
  • SourceLibrary.dll (by Davide Icardi http://www.devage.com/) - SourceLibrary
  • ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll - #ZipLibrary (ICSharpCode.SharpZipLibrary)
  • SourceGrid2.dll (by Davide Icardi http://www.devage.com/) - SourceGrid2
  • HPT PDF Conversion.dll
  • SourceGrid.dll (by Davide Icardi, Darius Damalakas, http://sourcegrid.codeplex.com, http://bitbucket.org/dariusdamalakas/sourcegrid) - SourceGrid
  • UserMgmt.XmlSerializers.dll

How do I remove Gates Corporation DFPro?

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Or, you can uninstall Gates Corporation DFPro 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 Gates Corporation DFPro, 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 Gates Corporation DFPro.

Win 7 (SP1) 79%
Win XP 7%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.57%
Windows 8 14.29%
Windows XP 7.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 42.86%
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.14%
Windows 7 Enterprise 7.14%
Windows 8 7.14%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  Brazil 8.33%
  Italy 8.33%
  Ireland 4.17%
  Canada 4.17%
  Australia 4.17%
  DK 4.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Samsung 16.67%
Compaq 8.33%
Lenovo 8.33%
Intel 8.33%
Dell 8.33%
Acer 8.33%
ASUS 8.33%
Common models
MSI MS-7678 8.33%
Gigabyte H61M-D2H-USB3 8.33%
Samsung 530U3BI/530U4BI/5... 8.33%
Samsung 300V3A/300V4A/300... 8.33%
Hewlett-Packard hp workst... 8.33%
Dell Latitude D830 8.33%


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