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Should I remove SketchUp Pro 8?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,521
United States Rank #7,784
Reach 0.0681%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.88 days
527.45 days >
Average installed length: 277.13 days


3.0.16958 1.27%
3.0.16957 0.30%
3.0.16955 4.02%
3.0.16953 0.15%
3.0.16950 0.22%
3.0.16946 4.32%
3.0.16944 2.46%
3.0.16941 3.65%
3.0.16938 5.36%
3.0.16846 51.75%
3.0.15158 26.51%

Other programs by Trimble Navigation Limited

SketchUp Pro 8

What is SketchUp Pro 8?  (from Trimble Navigation Limited)

Hundreds of thousands of professionals in (take a deep breath) architecture, construction, engineering, commercial interiors, light construction, landscape architecture, kitchen & bath design, urban planning, game design, film & stage, woodworking, and plenty of other fields use SketchUp Pro all the time, every day. It...  Read more


SketchUp Pro 8 is a program developed by Trimble Navigation Limited. The most used version is 3.0.16846, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is SketchUp.exe. The software installer includes 87 files and is usually about 72.3 MB (75,812,864 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 36% of users of SketchUp Pro 8 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sketchup.com/products/sketchup-pro
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Google\Google SketchUp 8\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{6E8BFE9E-F05C-4F4F-ABA4-FB82F9AF2F98}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 72.3 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SketchUp Pro 8

Program executable:SketchUp.exe
Name:SketchUp Application
Path:C:\Program Files\Google\Google SketchUp 8\SketchUp.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SketchUp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{BEEBD93B-EB2C-491C-97D9-AC1BDD211903}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove SketchUp Pro 8?

You can uninstall SketchUp Pro 8 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 SketchUp Pro 8, 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 SketchUp Pro 8.

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.56%
Windows 10 19.48%
Windows XP 5.72%
Windows Vista 4.24%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.01%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.93%
Windows 7 Professional 16.40%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.39%
Windows 8.1 4.04%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.22%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.87% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.87%
  France 5.23%
  Brazil 5.03%
  United Kingdom 4.83%
  Italy 3.77%
  Canada 3.18%
  Germany 2.78%
  Australia 2.25%
  Netherlands 2.18%
  Spain 1.79%
  Indonesia 1.65%
  Israel 1.65%
  Taiwan 1.52%
  Philippines 1.46%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.18%
Hewlett-Packard 23.85%
ASUS 13.08%
Acer 13.08%
Samsung 5.93%
Toshiba 5.57%
Lenovo 3.75%
MSI 1.21%
Intel 1.09%
Apple 0.85%
American Megatrends 0.73%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.19%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.83%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.83%
Samsung RF511/RF411/RF711 2.65%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.06%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.06%

Publisher URL: www.trimble.com


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