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Should I remove SmartDraw CI?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,822
United States Rank #11,935
Reach 0.0135%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.53 days
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Average installed length: 287.29 days

SmartDraw CI

What is SmartDraw CI?  (from SmartDraw.com)

SmartDraw is absolutely the easiest way to create business diagrams. Whether it's a flowchart to explain a business process, a Gantt chart to show a project schedule, or an organization chart, SmartDraw is unique because it creates more than 70 different types of visuals for you, including timelines, maps, charts, deci...  Read more


SmartDraw CI is a program developed by SmartDraw.com. The main program executable is smartdraw.exe. The software installer includes 79 files and is usually about 51.24 MB (53,731,791 bytes). SDAutoUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 71% of users of SmartDraw CI come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.smartdraw.com/product/features
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SmartDraw CI
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\SMARTD~2\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files2\SMARTD~2\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 51.24 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SmartDraw CI

Program executable:smartdraw.exe
Name:SmartDraw 2014
SmartDraw Executable
Path:C:\Program Files\SmartDraw CI\smartdraw.exe
Additional files:
  • sdcode.dll - SmartDraw Serial Number DLL
  • SDHelp.exe - SDHelp Application (SmartDraw Help Application)
  • SDUI.dll - SmartDraw 2014 (SmartDraw 2014 UI DLL)
  • SDImportMgd.dll - SDImportMgd
  • dsoframer.ocx - DSOFRAMER (SmartDraw Framer Control)
  • dsoframer.exe - SmartDraw DSOFramer Registration
  • sd_caspol.exe - Security Policy Editor SmartDraw
  • SDAutoUpdate.exe - SmartDraw CI
  • SDW.dll - SDW Dynamic Link Library (SDW Module)
  • SDIT.dll
  • MarkedUp.Win32.dll (by MarkedUp) - MarkedUp Analytics (MarkedUp Analytics SDK)
  • novapk.exe (by Softland) - novaPDF 6 printer (novaPDF 6 printer Setup)
  • Dialog7.exe (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z SFX)
  • DLLs.exe (by Igor Pavlov)
  • MarkedUp.exe
  • Ribbons.exe
  • SD.exe
  • SDUI.exe
  • MarkedUpWrapperNET35.dll
  • MarkedUpWrapperNET40.dll
  • SDThumbnail.dll
  • SmartDrawIFilter.dll

How do I remove SmartDraw CI?

You can uninstall SmartDraw CI 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 SmartDraw CI, 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 SmartDraw CI.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 49.25%
Windows 10 47.39%
Windows Vista 1.87%
Windows XP 1.49%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 20.60%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.35%
Windows 8.1 14.98%
Windows 10 Home 9.36%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.87%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.49%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.05% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.05%
  Canada 4.83%
  Australia 3.49%
  United Kingdom 3.49%
  Netherlands 1.34%
  Belgium 1.07%
  South Africa 0.80%
  Sweden 0.80%
  PR 0.80%
  Spain 0.80%
  DK 0.80%
  Ireland 0.80%
  France 0.54%
  Switzerland 0.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.57%
Hewlett-Packard 27.13%
Acer 8.51%
ASUS 6.38%
Lenovo 6.38%
Intel 3.72%
Samsung 3.72%
Toshiba 3.72%
MSI 2.13%
Sony 1.06%
Common models
Dell XPS 8700 3.17%
Dell Inspiron 7737 3.17%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.38%
Dell Latitude E6430 2.38%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.38%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.38%


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