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Should I remove Google SketchUp 6?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,190
United States Rank #15,808
Reach 0.0265%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 124.00 days
1002.37 days >
Average installed length: 526.67 days


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6.0.01611 0.96%
6.0.01539 6.51%
6.0.01366 2.30%
6.0.01338 2.87%
6.0.01337 5.36%
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6.0.01313 23.56%
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6.0.01010 6.32%
6.0.515 0.57%
6.0.00408 4.02%
6.0.00211 1.72%
6.0.00176 2.49%

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Google SketchUp 6

What is Google SketchUp 6?  (from Google Inc)

Google SketchUp is a free, easy-to-learn 3D-modeling program with a few simple tools to let you create 3D models of houses, sheds, decks, home additions, woodworking projects, and even space ships. You can add details, textures, and glass to your models, and design with dimensional accuracy. You can place your finished...  Read more


Google SketchUp 6 is a software program developed by Google Inc. The most common release is 6.0.01313, 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named SketchUp.exe. The setup package generally installs about 68 files and is usually about 34.08 MB (35,733,272 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 28% of users of Google SketchUp 6 come from the United States, it is also popular in Czech Republic and Turkey.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sketchup.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Google\Google SketchUp 6
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{B
Estimated size: 34.08 MB
Language: Dutch

Program filesFiles installed by Google SketchUp 6

Program executable:SketchUp.exe
Name:SketchUp Application
Path:C:\Program Files\Google\Google SketchUp 6\SketchUp.exe
Additional files:
  • BsSndRpt.exe (by BugSplat) - BugSplat Crash Report Send Utility (Crash reporting Send Utility, BsSndRpt.exe)
  • BugSplatRc.dll (by BugSplat) - BugSplatRc Dynamic Link Library (Crash reporting module, BugSplatRc)
  • BugSplat.dll - BugSplat Dynamic Link Library (Crash reporting module, BugSplat.DLL)
  • xerces-c_2_6.dll (by Apache Software Foundation) - Xerces-C Version 2.6.0 (Shared Library for Xerces-C Version 2.6.0)
  • SketchUp.exe - SketchUp Application
  • SkpWriter.dll
  • mpiwin32.dll (by MARX Software Security) - Local + Network MPI (mpi32 DLL)
  • DD_AcisBuilder.dll (by Open Design Alliance (ODA)) - DWGdirect (DWGdirect: DD_Acis Builder Module)
  • DD_AcisBuilder_2.04_7.dll (by Open Design Alliance ('Open Design'))
  • DD_AcisRenderer.dll (by Open Design Alliance (ODA)) - DWGdirect: Acis Renderer Module
  • DD_AcisRenderer_2.04_7.dll (by Open Design Alliance ('Open Design'))
  • DD_Alloc.dll - DWGdirect: Memory Allocation Module
  • DD_Alloc_2.04_7.dll
  • DD_Br.dll - DWGdirect: DD_Br Module
  • DD_Br_2.04_7.dll
  • DD_Db.dll - DWGdirect: DD_Db Module
  • DD_Db_2.04_7.dll
  • DD_DwfExport.dll - DWGdirect: DWF Export Module
  • DD_DwfImport.dll (by Open Design Alliance) - DWGdirect: DWFImport Module
  • DD_Ge.dll - DWGdirect: DD_Ge Module
  • DD_Ge_2.04_7.dll
  • DD_Gi.dll - DWGdirect: DD_Gi Module
  • DD_Gi_2.04_7.dll
  • DD_Gs.dll - DWGdirect: DD_Gs Module
  • DD_Root.dll - DWGdirect: DD_Root Module
  • DD_Root_2.04_7.dll
  • ThumbsUp.dll (by @Last Software) - ThumbsUp (SketchUp Thumbnail Shell Extension)
  • gdal12.dll (by Frank Warmerdam) - GDAL (Geospatial Data Abstraction Library)
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • DD_SpatialIndex.dll
  • DD_SvgExport.dll
  • msvcrt-ruby18.dll - Ruby interpreter

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SketchUp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F0AC2B75-235D-4B5C-B259-6D6FB2C67380}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • SketchUp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Google\Google SketchUp 6\SketchUp.exe'.

How do I remove Google SketchUp 6?

You can uninstall Google SketchUp 6 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 Google SketchUp 6, 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 Google SketchUp 6.

Win 7 (SP1) 38%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 40.61%
Windows Vista 26.25%
Windows XP 25.67%
Windows 10 7.47%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 25.15%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 20.47%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.27%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.94%
Windows 7 Professional 7.80%
Windows Vista Home Basic 3.12%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.03%
  Czech Republic 9.17%
  Turkey 8.13%
  France 6.40%
  Netherlands 5.88%
  Poland 5.54%
  Germany 4.33%
  Belgium 3.98%
  United Kingdom 2.60%
  Italy 2.60%
  Canada 2.42%
  Japan 2.08%
  Spain 1.56%
  Australia 1.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.33%
Dell 21.71%
Toshiba 10.20%
Acer 8.88%
American Megatrends 6.25%
ASUS 5.92%
Intel 4.61%
Lenovo 4.28%
Samsung 2.63%
Sahara 2.30%
Apple 1.64%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.29%
Dell Inspiron 530 3.57%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 3.57%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.86%
Micro-Star MS-7529 2.86%
TOSHIBA Satellite A200 2.86%

About Google Inc

Google provides Internet-based products and services such as advertising technologies, internet search, cloud computing, and software.
Publisher URL: www.google.com


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