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3% remove it97% keep it
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Rhinoceros 4.0 SR4b

What is Rhinoceros SR4b?

Rhinoceros is a stand-alone, commercial NURBS-based 3-D modeling software that specializes in free-form non-uniform rational B-spline (NURBS) modeling.


The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The setup package generally installs about 34 files and is usually about 65.06 MB (68,220,416 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.rhino3d.com
Help link: www.rhino3d.com/support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\rhinoceros 4.0\plug-ins\import_solidworks\schema
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{CCBC3666-5199-4702-B052-2C58FCA6EFF9}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 65.06 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Rhinoceros 4.0 SR4b

  • rhino4.exe - Rhinoceros (Rhinoceros 4.0)
  • io_ghs.dll - General Hydrostatics (GHS) Shared Functions.dll
  • opennurbs.dll - openNURBS (openNURBS Dynamic Link Library)
  • rhino_dotnet.dll - .NET Plug-in DLL
  • rhinoshext.dll - Rhino 3DM File Extension
  • rhinoversioncheck.exe - Rhinoceros Service Release Detection Utility
  • rmabrowser.exe - Rhinoceros Automatich Check for Updates Utility
  • rmaerrorreporting.exe - Rhinoceros Error Reporting Service
  • rmalicensevalidation.exe - McNeel License Validation
  • tl.dll - TL (TL Dynamic Link Library)
  • msiinstallerutilities_sr1.dll - RMA MSI Installer Utilities (MSI Installer Utilities DLL)
  • faroarmusbwrapper.dll (by FARO Technologies) - FaroArm - USB - Portable Coordinate Measurement Machine (FaroArm® - USB - Portable Coordinate Measurement Machine)
  • rhinocodemax.dll (by WinMain Software (http://www.winmain.com)) - RhinoCodeMax
  • zpr.dll (by Z) - Zpr import/export dll
  • sketchupreader.dll - SketchUpReader Module
  • armdll32.dll (by Immersion) - Immersion's MicroScribe Product Driver
  • atl71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (ATL Module for Windows (Unicode))
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • faroarm.dll (by FARO Technologies) - FaroArm® - Portable Coordinate Measurement Machine
  • lfbmp12n.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - LEADTOOLS(r) DLL for Win32
  • lfcmp12n.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lffax12n.dll
  • lfpcx12n.dll
  • lfpng12n.dll
  • lftga12n.dll
  • lftif12n.dll
  • ltdis12n.dll
  • ltfil12n.dll
  • ltkrn12n.dll
  • mfc71u.dll - MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version
  • msvcp71.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr71.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • rhinocodemax_1040.dll (by WinMain Software (http://www.winmain.com))
  • xerces-c_2_6.dll (by Apache Software Foundation) - Xerces-C Version 2.6.0 (Shared Library for Xerces-C Version 2.6.0)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • rhinoshext.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'RhinoShExt' with a class of {C81DCBCA-8AE2-41FC-9C39-78B160393210}.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • rhino4.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Rhinoceros 4.0\System\Rhino4.exe'.

How do I remove Rhinoceros SR4b?

You can uninstall Rhinoceros SR4b 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 Rhinoceros 4.0 SR4b, 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 Rhinoceros SR4b.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista (SP2) 4%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.40%
Windows 10 15.08%
Windows XP 5.56%
Windows Vista 3.97%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.80%
Windows 7 Professional 20.80%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.80%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.80%
Windows 10 Home 4.80%
Windows 8.1 4.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.37% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.37%
  France 4.61%
  Italy 3.95%
  United Kingdom 3.29%
  Australia 2.63%
  Spain 2.63%
  Thailand 1.97%
  Sweden 1.97%
  Argentina 1.97%
  Croatia 1.97%
  Canada 1.97%
  Colombia 1.32%
  Belgium 1.32%
  Norway 1.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.74%
Hewlett-Packard 26.74%
ASUS 13.95%
Toshiba 10.47%
Acer 10.47%
Intel 3.49%
Lenovo 3.49%
Apple 2.33%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.88%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.88%
ASUSTeK U56E 1.92%
ASUS All Series 1.92%
Dell Studio XPS 1640 1.92%
LENOVO 90BG003JUS 1.92%

About (from Robert McNeel & Associates)

Founded in 1980, McNeel is a privately-held, employee-owned company with sales and support offices and affiliates in Seattle, Boston, Miami, Buenos Aires, Barcelona, Rome, Tokyo, Taipei, Seoul, Kuala Lumpur, and Shanghai with more than 700 resellers, distributors, OEMs, and training centers around the world.
Publisher URL: www.mcneel.com


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