ADAPT-Builder 2012 ADAPT-Builder 2012

A guide to uninstall ADAPT-Builder 2012 from your computer

ADAPT-Builder 2012 is a computer program. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows release was developed by ADAPT Corporation. Take a look here for more information on ADAPT Corporation. More details about the app ADAPT-Builder 2012 can be seen at . ADAPT-Builder 2012 is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\ADAPT\ADAPT-Builder 2012 folder, depending on the user's choice. You can uninstall ADAPT-Builder 2012 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{96C6925B-8A2C-486D-8C26-F5391D4A4F41}. Note that you might be prompted for admin rights. ADAPT-Builder 2012's main file takes around 3.58 MB (3756032 bytes) and is called builder.exe.

The executable files below are installed together with ADAPT-Builder 2012. They occupy about 27.20 MB (28521377 bytes) on disk.

  • AdaptMesher.exe (239.50 KB)
  • ADPTShell.exe (48.50 KB)
  • ADViewer.exe (921.50 KB)
  • builder.exe (3.58 MB)
  • BuildSum.exe (1.04 MB)
  • callexe.exe (48.00 KB)
  • designer.exe (1.38 MB)
  • EXALADD.exe (80.00 KB)
  • FRAME.exe (7.36 MB)
  • FRAME150.exe (2.92 MB)
  • friction.exe (108.00 KB)
  • pt32.exe (4.08 MB)
  • punshear.exe (568.13 KB)
  • RegAsm64.exe (48.00 KB)
  • vcredist_x64.exe (4.73 MB)
  • ADPTRGEXE.exe (40.15 KB)
  • TXWords.exe (60.00 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 2012 of ADAPT-Builder 2012. ADAPT-Builder 2012 has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADAPT\ADAPT-Builder 2012

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall ADAPT-Builder 2012:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADAPT\ADAPT-Builder 2012\AcadColor.ocx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADAPT\ADAPT-Builder 2012\ActBar.ocx
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADAPT\ADAPT-Builder 2012\Adaptkey.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\ADAPT\ADAPT-Builder 2012\AdaptMesher.exe

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|ADAPT|ADAPT-Builder 2012|ADPTJigObject.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|ADAPT|ADAPT-Builder 2012|ADPTTendonGui.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files (x86)|ADAPT|ADAPT-Builder 2012|builder.exe

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.adm\shell\Open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\ADAPT\ADAPT-Builder 2012\builder.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\ADAPT\ADAPT-Builder 2012\builder.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Modeler.Document\shell\Open\command\

How to erase ADAPT-Builder 2012 from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ADAPT-Builder 2012 is an application by the software company ADAPT Corporation. Sometimes, users choose to uninstall this program. This can be efortful because performing this by hand requires some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK action to uninstall ADAPT-Builder 2012 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

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

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find ADAPT-Builder 2012 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "ADAPT-Builder 2012". If it exists on your system the ADAPT-Builder 2012 application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click ADAPT-Builder 2012 in the list of programs, some information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding ADAPT-Builder 2012, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for ADAPT-Builder 2012:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{96C6925B-8A2C-486D-8C26-F5391D4A4F41}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall ADAPT-Builder 2012.
Uninstall ADAPT-Builder 2012

8. After uninstalling ADAPT-Builder 2012, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of ADAPT-Builder 2012 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling ADAPT-Builder 2012 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall ADAPT-Builder 2012 by ADAPT Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that ADAPT-Builder 2012 by ADAPT Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall ADAPT-Builder 2012 in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-12 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-12 04:29:10.333