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Should I remove Mastercam X8?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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17.0.16257.0 9.09%
17.0.14947.0 90.91%

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Mastercam X8


Mastercam X8 is a program developed by CNC Software. The most used version is 17.0.14947.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 44 files and is usually about 751.03 KB (769,057 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 86% of users of Mastercam X8 come from the United States, it is also popular in Singapore and Dominican Republic.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mastercam.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\mcamX8\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{213631EC-7AFF-4C90-B5B3-9065B427F21F}\uninstaller.exe" -remove -runfromtemp -languagC:1033
Estimated size: 751.03 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Mastercam X8

  • BackplotBNCI.dll - BNCIModelFilter Dynamic Link Library (BNCIModelFilter DLL)
  • Backplot.dll - ToolpathViewer Dynamic Link Library (ToolpathViewer DLL)
  • DebuggingClientServerShared.dll
  • HaspX.exe - HaspX Application (HASP control program)
  • gafbase.dll - MastercamY Core (gafbase DLL)
  • gafgr.dll - gafgr DLL
  • gafmt.dll - gafmt DLL
  • gafres.dll - gafres DLL
  • gafui.dll - gafui DLL
  • gafut.dll - gafut DLL

How do I remove Mastercam X8?

You can uninstall Mastercam X8 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 Mastercam X8, 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 Mastercam X8.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win 10 27%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.73%
Windows 10 27.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 40.91%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.18%
Windows 8.1 Pro 13.64%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.64%
Windows 10 Pro 4.55%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

86.11% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 86.11%
  Singapore 2.78%
  Dominican Republic 2.78%
  Finland 2.78%
  Mexico 2.78%
  United Kingdom 2.78%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 38.89%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Toshiba 11.11%
Lenovo 11.11%
Acer 11.11%
MSI 5.56%
ASUS 5.56%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 11.76%
TOSHIBA Satellite S75-B 5.88%
TOSHIBA Satellite E205 5.88%
Micro-Star Co., Ltd. GS60... 5.88%
LENOVO 25377V1 5.88%
LENOVO 10130 5.88%


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