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Should I remove Google SketchUp Viewer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,015
United States Rank #22,111
Reach 0.0064%


9.9.999 99.21%
6.0.1099 0.79%

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Google SketchUp Viewer

What is Google SketchUp Viewer?  (from Google Inc)

Anyone can use the free SketchUp Viewer to view and print models created in SketchUp. Your clients can use the SketchUp Viewer to review designs that you send via email or upload to a shared location on the internet.

Because it does not include tools for editing models, the SketchUp Viewer is much easier to use ...  Read more


Google SketchUp Viewer is a program developed by Google Inc. The most used version is 9.9.999, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is Viewer.exe. The software installer includes 44 files and is usually about 14.11 MB (14,795,279 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 52% of users of Google SketchUp Viewer come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Israel.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: support.google.com/earth/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=148133
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Google\Google SketchUp Viewer
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{E
Estimated size: 14.11 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Google SketchUp Viewer

Program executable:Viewer.exe
Name:SketchUp Viewer
Path:C:\Program Files\Google\Google SketchUp Viewer\Viewer.exe
Additional files:
  • xerces-c_2_6.dll (by Apache Software Foundation) - Xerces-C Version 2.6.0 (Shared Library for Xerces-C Version 2.6.0)
  • Viewer.exe - SketchUp Viewer
  • alchemyext.dll

How do I remove Google SketchUp Viewer?

You can uninstall Google SketchUp Viewer 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 Viewer, 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 Viewer.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.99%
Windows Vista 16.54%
Windows XP 14.96%
Windows 10 5.51%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 18.25%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.29%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.32%
Windows Vista Business 3.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.83% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.83%
  Canada 5.49%
  Israel 4.88%
  United Kingdom 3.66%
  Belgium 3.05%
  France 2.44%
  New Zealand 2.44%
  Italy 2.44%
  Australia 1.83%
  Sweden 1.83%
  Greece 1.83%
  Croatia 1.83%
  Norway 1.22%
  India 1.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.94%
Dell 20.00%
Acer 12.94%
Toshiba 8.24%
ASUS 7.06%
Intel 4.71%
Sahara 2.35%
Samsung 2.35%
Gateway 1.18%
Compaq 1.18%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.05%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.02%
HP Pavilion dv6700 Notebo... 1.01%
TOSHIBA Satellite L750-X5... 1.01%
TOSHIBA Satellite L750 1.01%

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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