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Should I remove V-Ray for SketchUp adv?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,569
United States Rank #15,218
Reach 0.0387%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.74 days
228.25 days >
Average installed length: 119.93 days


2.00.26579 1.83%
2.00.26494 5.37%
2.00.25539 5.11%
2.00.25244 54.52%
2.00.24261 0.92%
2.00.24062 0.13%
2.00.23590 0.13%
2.00.23490 15.33%
1.60.23412 0.13%
1.60.23109 0.79%
1.60.22982 15.73%

V-Ray for SketchUp adv


V-Ray for SketchUp adv is a program developed by Chaos Software Ltd. The most used version is 2.00.25244, 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is SketchUp.exe. The software installer includes 149 files and is usually about 524.55 KB (537,139 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 21% of users of V-Ray for SketchUp adv come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Google\Google SketchUp 8
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\ASGVIS\Uninstall_VRayForSketchUp.exe
Estimated size: 524.55 KB

Program filesFiles installed by V-Ray for SketchUp adv

Program executable:SketchUp.exe
Name:SketchUp Application
Path:C:\New folder\SketchUp.exe
Additional files:
  • BugSplatRc.dll (by BugSplat) - BugSplatRc Dynamic Link Library (Crash reporting module, BugSplatRc)
  • BugSplatRc64.dll (by BugSplat)
  • SketchUp.exe (by Trimble Navigation Limited) - SketchUp Application
  • cgauth.dll - cgauth (Chaos Group authorization server)
  • alchemyext.dll
  • collada.dll (by Trimble Navigation Limited) - SketchUp COLLADA Plugin
  • slapi.dll (by Trimble Navigation) - SketchUp (SketchUp SDK DLL (32-bit))
  • BsSndRpt.exe - BugSplat Crash Report Send Utility (Crash reporting Send Utility, BsSndRpt.exe)
  • BugSplat.dll - BugSplat Dynamic Link Library (Crash reporting module, BugSplat.DLL)
  • IGAttrs.dll
  • IGCore.dll
  • IGGfx.dll
  • IGMath.dll
  • IGSg.dll
  • IGUtils.dll
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • gdal16.dll (by OSGeo) - GDAL/OGR (Geospatial Data Abstraction Library)
  • LayOut.exe - LayOut
  • lib3ds_dll.dll
  • msvcrt-ruby18.dll - Ruby interpreter (DLL) 1.8.6 [i386-mswin32]
  • msvcrt-ruby200.dll (by http://www.ruby-lang.org/) - Ruby interpreter 2.0.0p247 [i386-mingw32] (Ruby interpreter (DLL) 2.0.0p247 [i386-mingw32])
  • python26.dll (by Python Software Foundation) - Python (Python Core)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtXml4.dll
  • Style Builder.exe - Style Builder
  • TD_AcisBuilder_3.03_10.dll (by Open Design Alliance)
  • TD_Alloc_3.03_10.dll (by Open Design Alliance)
  • TD_Br_3.03_10.dll
  • TD_BrepRenderer_3.03_10.dll
  • TD_Db_3.03_10.dll
  • TD_DbRoot_3.03_10.dll
  • TD_Ge_3.03_10.dll
  • TD_Gi_3.03_10.dll
  • TD_Root_3.03_10.dll
  • TD_SpatialIndex_3.03_10.dll
  • ThumbsUp.dll - ThumbsUp (SketchUp Thumbnail Shell Extension)
  • avcodec-54.dll
  • avformat-54.dll
  • avutil-52.dll
  • libmmd.dll (by Intel) - Intel(r) C Compiler, Intel(r) C++ Compiler, Intel(r) Fortran Compiler (Math Library for Intel(r) Compilers (thread-safe))
  • libogg-0.dll
  • libtheora-0.dll
  • libtheoradec-1.dll
  • libtheoraenc-1.dll
  • svml_dispmd.dll (by Intel) - SVML Library for Intel(r) Compilers (thread-safe)
  • swscale-2.dll
  • sisl.dll - Teigha® (Teigha® sisl)
  • TD_AcisBuilder_3.08_10.dll - Teigha®: Acis Builder Module
  • TD_Alloc_3.08_10.dll - Teigha®: Memory Allocation Module
  • TD_Br_3.08_10.dll - Teigha®: TD_Br Module
  • TD_BrepRenderer_3.08_10.dll - Teigha®: Brep Renderer Module
  • TD_Db_3.08_10.dll - Teigha®: TD_Db Module
  • TD_DbRoot_3.08_10.dll - Teigha®: TD_DbRoot Module
  • TD_Ge_3.08_10.dll - Teigha®: TD_Ge Module
  • TD_Gi_3.08_10.dll - Teigha®: TD_Gi Module
  • TD_Root_3.08_10.dll - Teigha®: TD_Root Module

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SketchUp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{3E50C1BE-0205-4DB6-ABB7-16144D546478}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • SketchUp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SketchUp\SketchUp 2013\SketchUp.exe'.

How do I remove V-Ray for SketchUp adv?

You can uninstall V-Ray for SketchUp 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 SketchUp 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 SketchUp adv.

Win 10 61%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 60.81%
Windows 7 38.27%
Windows XP 0.66%
Windows Vista 0.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.91%
Windows 10 Home 11.93%
Windows 7 Professional 11.14%
Windows 10 Pro 9.96%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 9.44%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.73%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.41% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 21.41%
  Brazil 11.88%
  Italy 7.18%
  Spain 4.46%
  Philippines 4.21%
  Mexico 3.34%
  Indonesia 3.22%
  Singapore 2.60%
  France 2.48%
  Turkey 2.35%
  Argentina 2.23%
  India 2.10%
  Poland 1.73%
  Vietnam 1.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 19.89%
ASUS 19.53%
Dell 19.34%
Acer 15.69%
Lenovo 7.12%
Toshiba 6.57%
Samsung 6.20%
Apple 1.28%
Intel 0.91%
MSI 0.55%
Sony 0.36%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.35%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.68%
LENOVO 20378 3.01%
Samsung 550P5C/550P7C 2.68%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.68%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.68%

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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