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Should I remove V-Ray for Rhinoceros 5 adv?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #33,809
United States Rank #43,306
Reach 0.0037%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 88.17 days
217.35 days >
Average installed length: 114.20 days


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V-Ray for Rhinoceros 5 adv

What is V-Ray for Rhinoceros 5 adv?  (from Chaos Software Ltd)

V-Ray has been specifically optimized for ray tracing, allowing users to create complex shading, area shadows, camera effects and GI with unprecedented speed and accuracy. V-Ray RT is a revolutionary rendering engine providing instant feedback and streamlining scene setup. Because V-Ray RT is built upon the same robus...  Read more


V-Ray for Rhinoceros 5 adv is a software program developed by Chaos Software Ltd. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named rhinoceros_5.0_x64.exe. The setup package generally installs about 79 files and is usually about 275.71 MB (289,103,260 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 26% of users of V-Ray for Rhinoceros 5 adv come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Greece.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.chaosgroup.com/en/2/vray_rhino_features.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Rhinoceros 5
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\ASGVIS\Uninstall_VRayForRhino5.exe
Estimated size: 275.71 MB

Program filesFiles installed by V-Ray for Rhinoceros 5 adv

Program executable:rhinoceros_5.0_x64.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Rhinoceros 5.0 (64-bit)\rhinoceros_5.0_x64.exe
Additional files:
  • vray.dll - V-Ray rendering system (V-Ray rendering engine core)
  • Rhino4.exe (by Robert McNeel & Associates) - Rhinoceros (Rhinoceros 5.0 (32-bit))
  • crypto.dll (by The Legion of the Bouncy Castle) - Bouncy Castle for .NET (BouncyCastle.CryptoExt)
  • InstallLicense.exe
  • McNeelProductsUtil32.dll
  • McNeelUpdateClient.dll (by Microsoft) - McNeelUpdateClient
  • Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.Shell.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Windows API Code Pack for .NET Framework (Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.Shell)
  • OpenGLTest.exe (by Robert McNeel & Associates) - OpenGLTest 5.5.30717.16015
  • openNURBS.dll - openNURBS 5.5.30717.16015
  • rhcommon_c.dll - RhinoCommon C DLL
  • rhcommonrdk_c.dll - RDK C DLL
  • Rhino.WindowsAPI.dll - Rhino.WindowsAPI
  • Rhino_DotNet.dll
  • RhinoCommon.dll - Rhino (RhinoCommon)
  • RhinoHandlers.dll - Thumbnail and Preview Shell Extension for Rhino 5.5
  • RhinoSplash.dll - RhinoSplash
  • rhrdkshellext.dll - RDK Shell Extension 5.5.30717.16015 (RhRcmShellExt.dll)
  • RmaErrorReporting.exe - RmaErrorReporting 5.5.30717.16015
  • RsApi.dll - RhinoScript API DLL for Rhino 5.5 (RhinoScript API)
  • tl.dll - TL 5.5.30717.16015
  • ZooClient.dll - ZooClient
  • Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.dll - Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack
  • RhinoWindows.dll - RhinoWindows
  • cgauth.dll - cgauth (Chaos Group authorization server)
  • FaroArmUsbWrapper.dll (by FARO Technologies) - FaroArm - USB - Portable Coordinate Measurement Machine (FaroArm® - USB - Portable Coordinate Measurement Machine)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • adlmint.dll (by Autodesk) - ADLM (Autodesk component)
  • adlmint_libFNP.dll (by Flexera Software) - FlexNet Publisher (32 bit) (FLEXnet Secure Activation Module)
  • adUT.dll (by Autodesk)
  • ArmDll32.dll (by Revware) - armdll32 Dynamic Link Library
  • ArmDll64.dll (by Revware) - armdll64 Dynamic Link Library
  • Asuni.Display10.dll (by Asuni CAD) - Asuni Display Service
  • Asuni.Ifc2x3.dll (by Asuni CAD) - ASUNI IFC-SDK (Asuni IFC File Format Engine)
  • CSTB.Ifc2x3.Sdk.dll (by CSTB) - CSTB IFC-SDK
  • FaroArm.dll (by FARO Technologies) - FaroArm® - Portable Coordinate Measurement Machine
  • KeySrv.exe
  • Lfbmp15u.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - LEADTOOLS® for Win32 (BMP filter (Win32))
  • Lfbmp15x.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - LEADTOOLS® for x64 (BMP filter (x64))
  • Lfcmp15u.dll - CMP filter (Win32)
  • Lfcmp15x.dll - CMP filter (x64)
  • Lffax15u.dll - FAX filter (Win32)
  • Lffax15x.dll - FAX filter (x64)
  • Lfpcx15u.dll - PCX filter (Win32)
  • Lfpcx15x.dll - PCX filter (x64)
  • Lfpng15u.dll - PNG filter (Win32)
  • Lfpng15x.dll - PNG filter (x64)
  • Lftga15u.dll - TGA filter (Win32)
  • Lftga15x.dll - TGA filter (x64)
  • Lftif15u.dll - TIF filter (Win32)
  • Lftif15x.dll - TIF filter (x64)
  • libmmd.dll (by Intel) - Intel(r) C Compiler, Intel(r) C++ Compiler, Intel(r) Fortran Compiler (Math Library for Intel(r) Compilers (thread-safe))
  • Ltdis15u.dll - Display kernel (Win32)
  • Ltdis15x.dll - Display kernel (x64)
  • Ltfil15u.dll - Filter kernel (Win32)
  • Ltfil15x.dll - Filter kernel (x64)
  • Ltkrn15u.dll - Kernel (Win32)
  • Ltkrn15x.dll - Kernel (x64)
  • openNURBSx64.dll - openNURBS 5.1.20927.2230

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{F71A9918-1861-4EFE-AE94-530BDDE46DD4}' (runs on registration).
  • rhinoceros_5.0_x64.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{3DDFDE40-7847-46E0-90E1-15E52D8AF5BF}' (runs on registration).
2 Services
  • UNWISE.EXE runs as a service named 'Browser System Enahncer' (671c50b0).
  • InstallLicense.exe runs as a service named 'McNeel Update Service 5.0' (McNeelUpdate) "McNeel Update Service 5.0".
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • UNWISE.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\Yahoo!\MESSEN~1\UNWISE.EXE'.
  • Rhino4.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Rhinoceros 5.0\System\Rhino4.exe'.

How do I remove V-Ray for Rhinoceros 5 adv?

You can uninstall V-Ray for Rhinoceros 5 adv 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 V-Ray for Rhinoceros 5 adv, 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 V-Ray for Rhinoceros 5 adv.

Win 10 54%
Win 7 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 54.17%
Windows 7 40.28%
Windows XP 4.17%
Windows Vista 1.39%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.06%
Windows 8.1 15.28%
Windows 10 Home 13.89%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.72%
Windows 8 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.32% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.32%
  Italy 21.05%
  Greece 5.26%
  United Kingdom 5.26%
  Belgium 2.63%
  Israel 2.63%
  Netherlands 2.63%
  Canada 2.63%
  Turkey 2.63%
  BG 2.63%
  Hong Kong 1.32%
  CY 1.32%
  Singapore 1.32%
  France 1.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 22.58%
Hewlett-Packard 22.58%
Dell 11.29%
Acer 9.68%
Samsung 9.68%
Sony 8.06%
Lenovo 4.84%
Toshiba 3.23%
MSI 1.61%
Apple 1.61%
American Megatrends 1.61%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.08%
ASUSTeK K55VD 3.08%
Samsung 550P5C/550P7C 3.08%
HP HP ENVY Notebook 3.08%
Sony SVF1521P6EW 3.08%
ASUSTeK N56VZ 3.08%

About (from Chaos Software Ltd)

Chaos Software has been making better CRM applications for micro business and individual users since 1992, including the award winning contact relationship manager program Time & Chaos, Chaos Intellect business CRM email software with auto-linked email history for contacts, and Legal Billing time and billing software for attorneys and professionals.
Publisher URL: www.chaossoftware.com


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