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5.1.2012.0110 8.33%
5.1.2011.0921 33.33%
5.0.20001.0 8.33%
5.0.17481.0 41.67%
5.0.14274.0 8.33%

Rhinoceros 5.0 WIP

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What is Rhinoceros WIP?  (from Robert McNeel & Associates)

Many Rhino Labs plug-ins have been included in this Rhino 5.0 WIP. Plus several other new features have been added.


Rhinoceros 5.0 WIP is a program developed by Robert McNeel & Associates. The most used version is 5.0.17481.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The software installer includes 93 files and is usually about 312.12 KB (319,612 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 29% of users of Rhinoceros WIP come from the United States, it is also popular in Iran and DK.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mcneel.com
Help link: www.rhino3d.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\mcneel shared\license manager
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{838194FD-DF2C-4FE6-96E7-2EBF618086C1}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 312.12 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Rhinoceros 5.0 WIP

  • rhinolm.exe - RhinoLM 5.1.2012.0110
  • armdll32.dll (by Immersion) - Immersion's MicroScribe Product Driver
  • faroarm.dll (by FARO Technologies) - FaroArm® - Portable Coordinate Measurement Machine
  • faroarmusbwrapper.dll (by FARO Technologies) - FaroArm - USB - Macchina portatile per la misurazione delle coordinate (FaroArm(r) - USB - Macchina portatile per la misurazione delle coordinate)
  • icsharpcode.sharpziplib.dll - #ZipLibrary (ICSharpCode.SharpZipLibrary)
  • icsharpcode.texteditor.dll (by ic#code) - SharpDevelop (ICSharpCode.TextEditor)
  • io_ghs.dll - Rhinoceros (General Hydrostatics (GHS) Shared Functions.dll)
  • ironpython.dll (by Microsoft) - IronPython
  • ironpython.modules.dll (by Microsoft) - IronPython.Modules
  • lfbmp15u.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - LEADTOOLS® for Win32 (BMP filter (Win32))
  • lfcmp15u.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - CMP filter (Win32)
  • lffax15u.dll - FAX filter (Win32)
  • lfpcx15u.dll - PCX filter (Win32)
  • lfpng15u.dll - PNG filter (Win32)
  • lftga15u.dll - TGA filter (Win32)
  • lftif15u.dll - TIF filter (Win32)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ltdis15u.dll - Display kernel (Win32)
  • ltfil15u.dll - Filter kernel (Win32)
  • ltkrn15u.dll - Kernel (Win32)
  • microsoft.dynamic.dll - Microsoft.Scripting
  • microsoft.scripting.dll
  • nemodel.dll - NEModel Module
  • opennurbs.dll - openNURBS (openNURBS Dynamic Link Library)
  • rhcommon_c.dll - C API for Rhino
  • rhiexec.exe - Rhino Installer Engine
  • rhino_dotnet.dll - .NET SDK for Rhino 5.0
  • rhino4.exe - Rhinoceros 5.0
  • rhinocommon.dll - Rhino (RhinoCommon)
  • rhinopythonhost.dll - RhinoPythonHost
  • rhinoshext.dll - Rhino 3DM File Extension
  • rhinostart.exe - Rhino5Start (Rhino5)
  • rhinostart.utilities.dll - RhinoStart Utilities DLL
  • rhinothumbview.dll - Rhino Thumbnail Viewer
  • rma.localization.dll - RMALocalization
  • rmaerrorreporting.exe - Rhinoceros Error Reporting Service
  • rmalicensevalidation.exe - McNeel License Validation
  • rpcapi.dll (by ArchVision) - ArchVision RPCapi (RPCapi)
  • rpccls.dll (by ArchVision) - ArchVision RPCcls (RPCcls)
  • rpcfilterhost.dll - ArchVision RPCFilterHost (RPCFilterHost)
  • rpcjpeg.dll - ArchVision RPCjpeg (RPCjpeg)
  • rpcpopulate.dll - ArchVision RPCpopulate (RPCpopulate)
  • rsapi.dll - RhinoScript API dll
  • tl.dll - TL (TL Dynamic Link Library)
  • zpr.dll (by Z) - Zpr import/export dll

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}.

How do I remove Rhinoceros WIP?

Quickly and completely remove Rhinoceros 5.0 WIP from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Rhinoceros WIP 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 Rhinoceros 5.0 WIP, 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 Rhinoceros WIP.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win XP 8%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.54%
Windows XP 23.08%
Windows Vista 15.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 25.00%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.33%
Windows Vista Ultimate 8.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

29.41% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 29.41%
  Iran 11.76%
  DK 11.76%
  Slovenia 5.88%
  Colombia 5.88%
  Sweden 5.88%
  Israel 5.88%
  Germany 5.88%
  Turkey 5.88%
  Italy 5.88%
  United Kingdom 5.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 25.00%
Dell 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Medion 8.33%
American Megatrends 8.33%
Intel 8.33%
Acer 8.33%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite A210 10.00%
Micro-Star MS-7519 10.00%
HP Pavilion dv2500 Notebo... 10.00%
Gigabyte P35-DS3R 10.00%
Dell MP061 10.00%

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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