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Should I remove DayZ?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,488
United States Rank #1,324
Reach 0.5543%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.50 days
339.25 days >
Average installed length: 178.25 days



DayZ is a software program developed by Bohemia Interactive. 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 DayZ.exe. The setup package generally installs about 87 files and is usually about 165.9 MB (173,956,875 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 52% of users of DayZ come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dayzgame.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\DayZ
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/221100
Estimated size: 165.9 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DayZ

Program executable:DayZ.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\DayZ\DayZ.exe
Additional files:
  • DayZ.exe - DayZ
  • DayZ_Experimental.exe
  • DayZ_BE.exe (by BattlEye Innovations) - BattlEye Launcher

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DayZ.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{765185D0-06CC-433A-B9FA-ED0AE2F7EBE7}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • DayZ.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\DayZ\DayZ.exe'.

How do I remove DayZ?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.50%
Windows 8 38.73%
Windows Vista 0.71%
Windows XP 0.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.77%
Windows 8.1 20.57%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.50%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.13%
Windows 7 Professional 9.10%
Windows 8 4.20%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.62%
  United Kingdom 8.48%
  Germany 5.61%
  France 5.56%
  Canada 4.61%
  Australia 3.77%
  Sweden 2.71%
  DK 1.98%
  Norway 1.78%
  Netherlands 1.59%
  Finland 1.17%
  Belgium 0.93%
  Austria 0.89%
  New Zealand 0.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 20.64%
Hewlett-Packard 19.13%
Acer 13.38%
Dell 11.46%
Alienware 6.43%
Lenovo 4.85%
Toshiba 3.58%
MSI 3.34%
Samsung 1.98%
Medion 1.45%
Intel 0.93%
Common models
ASUS All Series 16.52%
MSI MS-7821 4.25%
MSI MS-7758 2.37%
MSI MS-7693 2.18%
ASUSTeK G75VW 2.08%
LENOVO 20217 2.03%

Publisher URL: www.bistudio.com


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