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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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United States Rank #17,921
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VersionDistribution 90.59% 9.41%

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Home Designer Suite 2014

What is Home Designer Suite 2014?  (from Chief Architect)

Take on any home design or remodeling project with Home Designer Suite. Take a virtual tour and use elevation views or 3-D views to know exactly what your project will look like before you build. Perfect for home design, remodeling, interior design, kitchens and baths, decks and landscaping, and cost estimation, use Ho...  Read more


Home Designer Suite 2014 is a program developed by Chief Architect. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is Home Designer Suite 2014.exe. The software installer includes 53 files and is usually about 759.07 KB (777,284 bytes). The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 91% of users of Home Designer Suite 2014 come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.chiefarchitect.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Chief Architect\Home Designer Suite 2014\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{5DC20D14-8326-4827-9E14-48E80D47C25E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 759.07 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Home Designer Suite 2014

Program executable:Home Designer Suite 2014.exe
Name:Home Designer Suite 2014
Path:C:\Program Files\Chief Architect\Home Designer Suite 2014\Home Designer Suite 2014.exe
Additional files:
  • CABlowfish-3_0_0-Win32-vc09.dll - CABlowfish Dynamic Link Library (CABlowfish Dynamic Link Library)
  • CSC-2_0_0-Win32.dll - CSC Dynamic Link Library
  • Home Designer Suite 2014.exe - Home Designer Suite 2014
  • msvcr90-ruby191.dll (by http://www.ruby-lang.org/) - Ruby interpreter [i386-mswin32_90] (Ruby interpreter (DLL) [i386-mswin32_90])
  • ssce-5_16_16-Win32.dll (by Wintertree Software) - Sentry Spelling-Checker Engine for Windows (Sentry Spelling-Checker Engine)
  • glew32.dll - The OpenGL Extension Wrangler Library
  • SketchUpReader.dll (by Google) - SketchUpReader Module (SketchUp Reader API)
  • libcurl.dll (by The cURL library, http://curl.haxx.se/) - The cURL library (libcurl Shared Library)
  • FreeImage.dll (by FreeImage) - FreeImage (FreeImage library)
  • SPR32D80.dll (by FarPoint Technologies) - Spread (FarPoint Spreadsheet Control)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Digia Plc) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Digia Plc)
  • boost_date_time-vc90-mt-1_45.dll
  • boost_filesystem-vc90-mt-1_45.dll
  • boost_program_options-vc90-mt-1_45.dll
  • boost_regex-vc90-mt-1_45.dll
  • boost_signals-vc90-mt-1_45.dll
  • boost_system-vc90-mt-1_45.dll
  • boost_thread-vc90-mt-1_45.dll
  • CACommon.dll
  • CALibrary.dll
  • CAModel.dll
  • CAPDF-2_0_0-Win32-vc09.dll
  • CARender.dll
  • lib3ds-120.dll
  • QuickPDFDLL0815.dll (by Debenu) - Quick PDF Library DLL Edition
  • SQL_Database-Win32-vc09.dll
  • TKBO.dll
  • TKBool.dll
  • TKBRep.dll

How do I remove Home Designer Suite 2014?

You can uninstall Home Designer Suite 2014 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 Home Designer Suite 2014, 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 Home Designer Suite 2014.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.29%
Windows 10 38.82%
Windows Vista 3.53%
Windows XP 2.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.82%
Windows 8.1 16.47%
Windows 7 Professional 14.12%
Windows 10 Home 8.24%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.88%
Windows 10 Pro 3.53%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.78%
  Canada 4.26%
  United Kingdom 2.13%
  Costa Rica 0.71%
  Australia 0.71%
  Czech Republic 0.71%
  Turkey 0.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.69%
Dell 24.62%
Lenovo 13.85%
Acer 10.77%
Toshiba 7.69%
ASUS 4.62%
Gateway 4.62%
Intel 1.54%
Alienware 1.54%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 620 2.47%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.47%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 2.47%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.47%
TOSHIBA Satellite A500 2.47%
TOSHIBA Satellite S55t-A 1.23%

About (from Chief Architect)

Chief Architect — professional 3D architectural home design software.
Publisher URL: www.chiefarchitect.com


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