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Should I remove LinkCAD 5?

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7% remove it93% keep it
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LinkCAD 5


LinkCAD 5 is a software program developed by Bay Technology. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 40 files and is usually about 7.98 MB (8,371,712 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). While about 90% of users of LinkCAD 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in Taiwan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.linkcad.com/linkcad
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\linkcad 5\plugins
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{423BC413-CFB5-4EE4-A1A4-CC0F1430AF3F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.98 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by LinkCAD 5

  • acisin.dll - LinkCAD (LinkCAD ACIS SAT Reader Plug-In)
  • asciiin.dll - LinkCAD ASCII Reader Plug-In
  • bdfin.dll - LinkCAD Binary Die Format Reader Plug-In
  • cifin.dll - LinkCAD CIF Reader Plug-In
  • cifout.dll - LinkCAD CIF Writer Plug-In
  • dxfin.dll - LinkCAD AutoCAD DXF Reader Plug-In
  • dxfout.dll - LinkCAD AutoCAD DXF Writer Plug-In
  • gbrin.dll - LinkCAD RS-274X Gerber Reader Plug-In
  • gbrout.dll - LinkCAD RS-274X Gerber Writer Plug-In
  • gdsiiin.dll - LinkCAD GDSII Stream File Reader Plug-In
  • gdsiiout.dll - LinkCAD GDSII Stream File Writer Plug-In
  • gdstxtout.dll - LinkCAD GDS-TXT Writer Plug-In
  • ie3din.dll - LinkCAD IE3D Reader Plug-In
  • ie3out.dll - LinkCAD IE3D Writer Plug-In
  • lyin.dll - LinkCAD Compass Design Automation Layout File Reader Plug-In
  • modlaout.dll - LinkCAD IBM Modla Writer Plug-In
  • psin.dll - LinkCAD PostScript Reader Plug-In
  • psout.dll - LinkCAD PostScript Writer Plug-In
  • rasterin.dll - LinkCAD Raster Image Reader Plug-In
  • sonin.dll - LinkCAD Sonnet Reader Plug-In
  • sonout.dll - LinkCAD Sonnet Writer Plug-In
  • tlcin.dll - LinkCAD LASI TLC Reader Plug-In
  • tlcout.dll - LinkCAD LASI TLC Writer Plug-In

How do I remove LinkCAD 5?

Quickly and completely remove LinkCAD 5 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall LinkCAD 5 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 LinkCAD 5, 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 LinkCAD 5.

Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
Windows 7 (SP1)
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

90.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.00%
  Taiwan 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Acer 33.33%
Common models
LENOVO 6457CTO 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1210 25.00%
ASUSTeK BM6660(BM6360) 25.00%
Acer Aspire 5755G 25.00%


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