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ArcaniA is a program developed by Spellbound Studios. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is Arcania.exe. The software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 6.39 MB (6,699,962 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 70% of users of ArcaniA come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.arcania-game.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Games\Steam\steamapps\common\Arcania Gothic 4
Uninstaller: "C:\Games\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/39690
Estimated size: 6.39 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ArcaniA

Program executable:Arcania.exe
Path:C:\Games\Steam\steamapps\common\Arcania Gothic 4\Arcania.exe
Additional files:
  • Arcania.exe - Arcania
  • paul.dll (by Sony DADC Austria AG) - SecuROM Product Activation (SecuROM PA Unlock DLL)
  • tbb.dll (by Intel) - Threading Building Blocks (Threading Building Blocks library)
  • vBase90.dll (by Trinigy GmbH) - Trinigy GmbH vBase (vBase)
  • Vision90.dll (by Trinigy GmbH) - Vision (TM) Engine
  • DFA.dll - SecuROM DFA.DLL (SecuROM Data File Activation Library)
  • GameServices.dll (by Sony DADC) - Game Services
  • NxCharacter.dll
  • NxCooking.dll
  • PhysXLoader.dll
  • rldata.dll
  • cudart32_41_22.dll (by NVIDIA) - NVIDIA CUDA 4.1.22 Runtime (NVIDIA CUDA Runtime, Version 4.1.22)
  • cudart32_65.dll (by NVIDIA) - NVIDIA CUDA 6.5.19 Runtime (NVIDIA CUDA Runtime, Version 6.5.19)
  • cudart64_41_22.dll
  • cudart64_65.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Arcania.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E32B7C56-E181-4450-849F-3C9C3F5DE331}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Arcania.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Games\Steam\steamapps\common\arcania gothic 4\Arcania.exe'.

How do I remove ArcaniA?

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

Win 8 61%
Win 7 (SP1) 39%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 61.11%
Windows 7 38.89%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 33.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows 8.1 11.11%
Windows 10 Pro Insider Pr... 5.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.70% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.70%
  Germany 6.06%
  Netherlands 6.06%
  Austria 3.03%
  Australia 3.03%
  United Kingdom 3.03%
  Norway 3.03%
  Poland 3.03%
  South Africa 3.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 44.44%
Toshiba 11.11%
MSI 11.11%
Medion 11.11%
Acer 11.11%
ASUS 11.11%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-B 7.69%
Gigabyte H87-HD3 7.69%
Acer VN7-591G 7.69%
Acer Aspire M3970 7.69%
MSI MS-7921 7.69%
MSI MS-7693 7.69%


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