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Should I remove 3DMark?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,858
United States Rank #4,621
Reach 0.1645%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.64 days
225.30 days >
Average installed length: 118.38 days


1.5.915.0 6.03%
1.5.893.0 2.69%
1.5.884.0 2.64%
1.4.828.0 7.50%
1.4.780.0 2.90%
1.4.778.0 0.43%
1.4.775.0 0.22%
1.3.708.0 5.33%
1.2.362.0 5.20% 7.20%
1.1 17.51%
1.0 15.91%

Typically installed together



3DMark is a software program developed by Futuremark. The most common release is 1.1, with over 65% of all installations currently using this 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 primary executable is named kg.exe. The setup package generally installs about 121 files and is usually about 1.78 GB (1,908,964,652 bytes). The installed file 3dmarkupdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 36% of users of 3DMark come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.3dmark.com/3dmark
Help link: www.3dmark.com/3dmark/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Futuremark\3DMark
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{F1A6C690-C12C-4E7A-B4BD-958678215418}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0407 -removeonly
Estimated size: 1.78 GB
Language: German (Germany)

Program filesFiles installed by 3DMark

Program executable:kg.exe
Name:3DMark 2013 v1.0.0
Path:C:\Program Files\Futuremark\3DMark\kg.exe
Additional files:
  • 3dmarklauncher.exe - 3DMarkLauncher
  • Uninstall.exe - 3DMark v1.0.0
  • 3DMark_x64_ru.exe - 3DMark (3DMark GUI)
  • benchmarkutility.dll - BenchmarkUtility
  • futuremark.benchmarkutility.dll - Futuremark Benchmark Utility
  • 3dmarkupdate.exe - 3DMarkUpdate
  • EvaDotNet.dll - EvaDotNet
  • 3dmark.exe
  • 3dmarkapioverhead.exe
  • 3dmarkcmd.exe - 3DMark ConsoleUI
  • 3dmarkicfdemo.exe
  • 3dmarkicfworkload.exe
  • 3dmarkskydiver.exe
  • EvaDotNet.DirectX.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • 3DMarkLauncher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\3DMark\3DMarkLauncher.exe'.

How do I remove 3DMark?

Quickly and completely remove 3DMark from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall 3DMark 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program 3DMark, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 3DMark.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.51%
Windows 8 46.71%
Windows Vista 0.61%
Windows XP 0.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.22%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.05%
Windows 8.1 Pro 12.89%
Windows 8.1 12.02%
Windows 7 Professional 11.20%
Windows 10 Pro 5.99%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.35% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.35%
  Germany 13.00%
  United Kingdom 6.30%
  France 5.83%
  Canada 3.62%
  Australia 2.68%
  Finland 2.44%
  Netherlands 2.32%
  Sweden 2.28%
  Poland 1.65%
  Italy 1.58%
  Norway 1.38%
  Austria 1.30%
  DK 1.30%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 22.98%
Acer 16.27%
Hewlett-Packard 12.67%
Dell 9.32%
MSI 5.59%
Lenovo 4.72%
Alienware 3.85%
Intel 1.86%
Medion 1.49%
Samsung 1.12%
Toshiba 0.99%
Common models
ASUS All Series 33.02%
MSI MS-7821 4.16%
MSI MS-7917 2.55%
MSI MS-7758 2.55%
MSI MS-7850 2.42%
MSI MS-7751 2.28%

About (from Futuremark Corporation)

We create benchmarking software that helps you measure the hardware performance of your PC, tablet and smartphone.
Publisher URL: www.futuremark.com


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