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Should I remove Anachronox?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,028
United States Rank #20,623
Reach 0.0056%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 175.19 days
912.55 days >
Average installed length: 479.47 days


VersionDistribution 1.27% 24.05%

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What is Anachronox?

Anachronox is a digital video game distributed through the DRM-free GOG service. This game can be run from the optional download manager or directly downloaded through the cloud. Additional extra materials are included.

About  (from GOG.com)

Welcome to Anachronox, an abandoned alien artificial planet at the centre of the universe, now home to lowlifes, thieves, and scoundrels. Here we join Sylvester "Sly Boots" Bucelli--a down on his luck PI--and a cast of 6 other unlikely heroes on their quest to discover who or what is trying to destroy the universe. The...  Read more


The most common release is, with over 32% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The setup package generally installs about 24 files and is usually about 1.02 MB (1,064,833 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gog.com
Installation folder: C:\GOG Games\Anachronox\
Uninstaller: "C:\GOG Games\Anachronox\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.02 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Anachronox

  • setupanox.exe - setupanox Application (setupanox MFC Application)
  • autorun.exe (by Ion Storm) - Anachronox Installer
  • GCT Setup.exe (by GCT) - Anachronox GCT Setup
  • ijl15.dll (by Intel) - Intel® JPEG Library (Intel® JPEG Library - Retail Version)
  • mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • metagl.dll (by Metabyte) - Opengl32 (OpenGL Client DLL)
  • libpng13a.dll - LibPNG (PNG image compression library)
  • zlib.dll (by Zlib) - Zlib (Zlib: general purpose data compression/decompression library)
  • afscmd.exe
  • anox.exe
  • anoxaux.dll
  • anoxgfx.dll
  • dparse.exe
  • gamex86.dll
  • goggame.dll
  • particleman.exe
  • ref_gl.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • anox.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F5004891-31AB-43A9-8FB2-EA44F36D6B94}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Anachronox?

Quickly and completely remove Anachronox from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Anachronox 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 Anachronox, 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 Anachronox.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.09%
Windows 8 26.58%
Windows Vista 5.06%
Windows XP 1.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.24%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.72%
Windows 8.1 11.39%
Windows 7 Professional 10.13%
Windows 8 5.06%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.05% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.05%
  United Kingdom 6.80%
  Canada 4.85%
  Australia 2.91%
  Germany 2.91%
  Norway 1.94%
  Finland 1.94%
  Poland 1.94%
  Brazil 0.97%
  Belgium 0.97%
  Latvia 0.97%
  France 0.97%
  RS 0.97%
  Austria 0.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 15.22%
Acer 15.22%
Dell 13.04%
ASUS 13.04%
Lenovo 4.35%
Alienware 4.35%
Samsung 2.17%
Intel 2.17%
American Megatrends 2.17%
Common models
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 4.26%
Sony SVS1511CFXB 2.13%
Shuttle SX48E 2.13%
Samsung 700Z3C/700Z5C 2.13%
NVIDIA 122-CK-NF68 2.13%
MSI MS-7641 2.13%

About GOG.com

GOG Limited (GOG.com) is a video game distribution service that delivers "classic" video games through its DRM-free digital platform for Windows.
Publisher URL: www.gog.com


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