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What is acad.exe?

Acad.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if acad.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.

Acad.exe file information

The process known as AutoCAD Application belongs to software AutoCAD (version 2000, 2002) or AutoCAD Electrical (version 2008) by Autodesk (www.autodesk.com).

Description: Acad.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. acad.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 8,629,880 bytes (25% of all occurrences), 9,931,928 bytes and 5 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/acad.exe.html 
The acad.exe file is not a Windows core file. Acad.exe is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 11% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
In the event of any problems with acad.exe, you can uninstall the software AutoCAD 2002 or AutoCAD 2006 - Italiano using the "Add or Remove Programs" function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add or Remove Programs).

Recommended: Identify acad.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as acad.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the acad.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.


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acad.exe is a AutoCAD Application from Autodesk, Inc. It is used for 2D and 3D design and drafting.
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Summary: Average user rating of acad.exe: based on 6 votes with 5 user comments.
4 users think acad.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless. One user suspects danger. 2 users don't grade acad.exe ("not sure about it").

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