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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #24,522
United States Rank #24,080
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VersionDistribution
1.4 100.00%

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Dawn Of War - Winter Assault

Overview

Dawn Of War - Winter Assault is a software program developed by THQ. 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 primary executable is named w40kwa.exe. The setup package generally installs about 38 files and is usually about 1000.93 KB (1,024,950 bytes). 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 35% of users of Dawn Of War - Winter Assault come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\THQ\Dawn of War\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{DD8408E9-9421-484F-979D-DB6361E3E828}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1000.93 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Dawn Of War - Winter Assault

Program executable:w40kwa.exe
Name:Warhammer 40 000: Dawn of War
Path:C:\Program Files\thq\dawn of war\w40kwa.exe
MD5:8ff1473d16ef1f877b5d83ad17fe0372
Additional files:
  • Localizer.dll (by Relic Entertainment) - Relic Entertainment Inc. Localizer (Localizer)
  • SimEngine.dll (by Relic Entertainment) - Relic Entertainment Inc. SimEngine (SimEngine)
  • Platform.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. Platform (Platform)
  • PlatHook.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. PlatHook (PlatHook)
  • MathBox.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. MathBox (MathBox)
  • Memory.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. memory (memory)
  • Debug.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. Debug (Debug)
  • spDx9.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. spDx9 (spDx9)
  • Util.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. Util (Util)
  • W40k.exe (by THQ Canada) - Warhammer 40 000: Dawn of War
  • GraphicsConfig.exe - Dawn of War (Sets graphics options and displays what settings will be available with the chosen options)
  • Filesystem.dll
  • GSLobby.dll
  • luabind.dll
  • LuaConfig.dll
  • seInterface.dll
  • STLPort.dll
  • UserInterface.dll
  • W40kMod.dll
  • WXPMod.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • W40k.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A8AC88A1-42C0-48CB-AA01-3A6983A33167}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • W40kWA.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\THQ\Dawn Of War\W40kWA.exe'.
  • W40k.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\THQ\Dawn Of War\W40k.exe'.

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  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.
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  2. When you find the program Dawn Of War - Winter Assault, 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 Dawn Of War - Winter Assault.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win XP 1%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#24,522

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.79%
Windows 8 25.44%
Windows Vista 5.26%
Windows XP 3.51%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.94%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.93%
Windows 8.1 14.16%
Windows 7 Professional 8.85%
Windows 10 Pro 5.31%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.31%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.07% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.07%
  United Kingdom 21.64%
  Australia 7.46%
  Germany 3.73%
  DK 3.73%
  Canada 2.99%
  Spain 2.99%
  Finland 2.24%
  France 2.24%
  Czech Republic 1.49%
  Netherlands 1.49%
  Norway 1.49%
  New Zealand 1.49%
  RS 1.49%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Acer 21.67%
Dell 18.33%
ASUS 10.00%
GIGABYTE 8.33%
Toshiba 5.00%
Alienware 1.67%
American Megatrends 1.67%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.38%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.38%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.38%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.19%
TOSHIBA SATELLITE PRO C85... 1.19%
TOSHIBA SATELLITE L855 1.19%

About THQ

THQ was a North American developer and publisher of video games that published internally created and externally licensed content in its product portfolio.
Publisher URL: www.thq.com

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