ShapeBuilder 8.0 ShapeBuilder 8.0

A way to uninstall ShapeBuilder 8.0 from your PC

This info is about ShapeBuilder 8.0 for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by IES, Inc.. Further information on IES, Inc. can be seen here. ShapeBuilder 8.0 is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0 directory, but this location can differ a lot depending on the user's option while installing the application. You can uninstall ShapeBuilder 8.0 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\ProgramData\{218F22B4-B033-4F82-8284-8C53D97A4316}\setup-sb8.exe. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. ShapeBuilder.exe is the ShapeBuilder 8.0's main executable file and it takes close to 6.11 MB (6402312 bytes) on disk.

ShapeBuilder 8.0 is composed of the following executables which take 6.70 MB (7026192 bytes) on disk:

  • ShapeBuilder.exe (6.11 MB)
  • LegacySupport.exe (609.26 KB)

The current web page applies to ShapeBuilder 8.0 version 8.00.0005 only. You can find below info on other application versions of ShapeBuilder 8.0:

If you're planning to uninstall ShapeBuilder 8.0 you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\EngineSupportLink.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Examples\AnotherTee.sbf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Examples\BridgeSuperDeck-Final.sbf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Examples\BridgeSuperDeck-Step1.sbf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Examples\BridgeSuperDeck-Step2.sbf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Examples\ComplexHole.sbf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Examples\CompositeBeam.sbf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Examples\ConcreteColumn.sbf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Examples\Dimensions.sbf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Examples\How To Calculate Torsion Constant.sbf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Examples\KnownIssue-OverlapHollowShapes.sbf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Examples\NetSection.sbf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Examples\SimpleTeeShape.sbf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Examples\WeightedModulus.sbf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Gigasoft.ProEssentials.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Legacy\CFS80.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Legacy\freetype6.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Legacy\LegacyCore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Legacy\LegacyData.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Legacy\LegacyEngineering.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Legacy\LegacySupport.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\libifcoremd.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\libmmd.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\Microsoft.Windows.Shell.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\OCCImportExport.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\PEGRPSTE.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\RibbonControlsLibrary.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\ShapeBuilder.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\ShapeBuilder.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\tbb.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\tbbmalloc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\WW.Cad.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\WW.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\WW.License.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\CLR_v4.0_32\UsageLogs\ShapeBuilder.exe.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.Cortana_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\AppIconCache\100\{7C5A40EF-A0FB-4BFC-874A-C0F2E0B9FA8E}_IES_ShapeBuilder 8_0_ShapeBuilder_exe

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\IES\ShapeBuilder
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\38C9E174FDA96054FBBCB9865BF13B80
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\IES\ShapeBuilder
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\ShapeBuilder_RASAPI32
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Tracing\ShapeBuilder_RASMANCS

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\ShapeBuilder.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\ShapeBuilder.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\38C9E174FDA96054FBBCB9865BF13B80\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\bam\UserSettings\S-1-5-21-1980617231-1489892724-1647535372-1001\\Device\HarddiskVolume5\Program Files (x86)\IES\ShapeBuilder 8.0\ShapeBuilder.exe

A way to erase ShapeBuilder 8.0 from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ShapeBuilder 8.0 is an application released by IES, Inc.. Frequently, users choose to uninstall this application. Sometimes this can be difficult because performing this manually requires some advanced knowledge regarding PCs. One of the best EASY manner to uninstall ShapeBuilder 8.0 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, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find ShapeBuilder 8.0 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "ShapeBuilder 8.0". If it is installed on your PC the ShapeBuilder 8.0 program will be found automatically. Notice that after you select ShapeBuilder 8.0 in the list , the following data about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about ShapeBuilder 8.0, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall ShapeBuilder 8.0.
Uninstall ShapeBuilder 8.0

8. After uninstalling ShapeBuilder 8.0, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong ShapeBuilder 8.0 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing ShapeBuilder 8.0 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove ShapeBuilder 8.0 by IES, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that ShapeBuilder 8.0 by IES, Inc. is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove ShapeBuilder 8.0 in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-20 06:05:35.747