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How to uninstall DWGeditor from your computer

This page is about DWGeditor for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by SolidWorks. Further information on SolidWorks can be found here. More info about the application DWGeditor can be found at . Usually the DWGeditor application is installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\SolidWorks Corp\DWGeditor folder, depending on the user's option during install. The complete uninstall command line for DWGeditor is MsiExec.exe /X{56DCD20A-E558-4396-AF59-14D15AA737BB}. DWGEditor.exe is the DWGeditor's primary executable file and it occupies close to 6.25 MB (6553681 bytes) on disk.

DWGeditor is comprised of the following executables which occupy 17.80 MB (18664185 bytes) on disk:

  • DwgConvert.exe (6.89 MB)
  • DWGEditor.exe (6.25 MB)
  • PStyleApp.exe (20.09 KB)
  • UserProfileManager.exe (60.00 KB)
  • swlmutil.exe (1.02 MB)
  • swlmwiz.exe (3.56 MB)
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This data is about DWGeditor version 18.00.5035 alone. Click on the links below for other DWGeditor versions:

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After the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Some of these are listed below.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\DWGeditor
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\DWGeditor

The files below remain on your disk by DWGeditor when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\DWGeditor\ACIS.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\DWGeditor\Addins\eDrawings\edrawings.mnu
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\DWGeditor\Addins\eDrawings\EDrawingsAddin.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\DWGeditor\Addins\eDrawings\eview.bmp

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.dwg\DWGEditor.Drawing
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DWGeditor.Application

Open regedit.exe to remove the values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{000D0E00-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DWGEditor.Drawing\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DWGEditor.Drawing\protocol\StdFileEditing\server\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DWGEditor.Drawing1\shell\open\command\

A way to remove DWGeditor from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

DWGeditor is a program released by the software company SolidWorks. Frequently, computer users decide to erase this application. Sometimes this is hard because doing this manually requires some skill regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE action to erase DWGeditor is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to clean your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate DWGeditor or simply activate the Search field and type in "DWGeditor". If it is installed on your PC the DWGeditor program will be found automatically. After you click DWGeditor in the list of applications, some data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding DWGeditor, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for DWGeditor:

  • The web site of the program is: http://www.solidworks.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{56DCD20A-E558-4396-AF59-14D15AA737BB}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove DWGeditor.
Uninstall DWGeditor

8. After uninstalling DWGeditor, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong DWGeditor which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing DWGeditor using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall DWGeditor by SolidWorks from your computer, we are not saying that DWGeditor by SolidWorks is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall DWGeditor supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 12:11:31.050