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Should I remove Kerbal Space Program?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,312
United States Rank #1,693
Reach 0.3160%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.92 days
587.53 days >
Average installed length: 308.70 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.4.861 0.05%
1.0 0.65%
0.90 0.41%
0.24 0.38%
0.23 0.52%
0.22 1.29%
0.20 0.02%

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Kerbal Space Program

Overview

Kerbal Space Program is a program developed by Squad. The most used version is 1.0, with over 1% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 KSP.exe. The software installer includes 78 files and is usually about 562.5 KB (576,000 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 63% of users of Kerbal Space Program come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: kerbalspaceprogram.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\My Documents\Steam\steamapps\common\Kerbal Space Program
Uninstaller: "C:\My Documents\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/220200
Estimated size: 562.5 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Kerbal Space Program

Program executable:KSP.exe
Path:C:\My Documents\Steam\steamapps\common\Kerbal Space Program\KSP.exe
MD5:aa14a10cce85f55a980a43f9f766c5a4
Additional files:
  • KSP.exe
  • Launcher.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • AppOverlay.dll (by Valve) - Steam Application Overlay Renderer (Steam Application Overlay ([email protected]))
  • AppOverlay64.dll (by Valve) - Steam Application Overlay ([email protected])
  • crashhandler.dll - Steam Crash Handler Library (Steam Crash Handler Library ([email protected]))
  • crashhandler64.dll - Steam Crash Handler Library ([email protected])
  • GameOverlayRenderer.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer (Steam Game Overlay Renderer ([email protected]))
  • GameOverlayRenderer64.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer ([email protected])
  • GameOverlayUI.exe - Steam (gameoverlayui.exe ([email protected]))
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • Steam.dll - Steam Client Engine
  • Steam.exe - Steam Client Bootstrapper (Steam Client Bootstrapper ([email protected]))
  • steamclient.dll - Steamclient.dll ([email protected])
  • steamclient64.dll - Steamclient.dll ([email protected])
  • steamerrorreporter.exe - steamerrorreporter.exe ([email protected])
  • steamerrorreporter64.exe - steamerrorreporter.exe ([email protected])
  • SteamUI.dll - SteamUI Dynamic Link Library (SteamUI Dynamic Link Library ([email protected]))
  • tier0_s.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library (tier0_s Dynamic Link Library ([email protected]))
  • tier0_s64.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library ([email protected])
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll ([email protected])
  • vstdlib_s64.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll ([email protected])
  • KLFClient.exe - KLFClient
  • libavcodec-55.dll
  • libavformat-55.dll
  • libavresample-1.dll
  • libavutil-53.dll
  • SteamTmp.exe
  • streaming_client.exe
  • video.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • Steam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{ABA2DD56-F00B-4D40-AC0A-2B182C57677E}' (runs on registration).
  • KSP.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8630F816-055F-4BFD-A467-E2D5B594E896}' (runs on registration).
  • SteamTmp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{0FA4F2B3-5879-4EB7-87D7-15A36952D352}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Steam.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Steam 2.
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Steam' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" -silent.
  • SteamTmp.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Steam' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe" -silent.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Steam' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" -silent.
3 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • KSP.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Kerbal Space Program\KSP.exe'.
  • Steam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Elliot\Lollollol !\Steam\Steam.exe'.
  • SteamTmp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe'.
Network connections
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to cdn-178-79-196-253.pmo.llnw.net (178.79.196.253 port 80).
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to 69.28.145.170 (port 27017).
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to cm-04.lux.valve.net (146.66.152.15 port 27018).
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to 80.239.194.142 (port 27030).
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to VALVE-CORPO.car2.Philadelphia1.Level3.net (4.78.155.50 port 27031).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Steam.exe
Memory:150.65 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0024978529%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00132835%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00116950%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:169,644,115
8,062,084 average
Switches/sec:1,059
70 average
I/O reads/min:1.14 MB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:163.79 KB
105.02 KB average
SteamTmp.exe
Memory:230.39 MB
Total CPU:0.0025027453%
Kernel CPU:0.00142709%
User CPU:0.00107566%
CPU cycles/sec:28,069,388
Switches/sec:334
I/O reads/min:1.77 MB
I/O writes/min:2.18 MB

How do I remove Kerbal Space Program?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win 8.1 0%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.35%
Windows 8 45.91%
Windows Vista 0.63%
Windows XP 0.09%
Windows 8.1 0.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.36%
Windows 8.1 20.17%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.57%
Windows 7 Professional 9.27%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.79%
Windows 10 Home 6.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.91% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.91%
  United Kingdom 8.50%
  Canada 5.22%
  Australia 3.37%
  France 3.19%
  Germany 2.04%
  Netherlands 1.73%
  DK 1.64%
  Norway 1.43%
  Sweden 1.40%
  Finland 0.84%
  Belgium 0.70%
  New Zealand 0.68%
  Ireland 0.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.83%
ASUS 16.50%
Dell 14.18%
Acer 11.68%
GIGABYTE 10.85%
Lenovo 8.62%
Toshiba 4.86%
Alienware 4.81%
MSI 3.72%
Samsung 2.01%
Intel 0.79%
Medion 0.61%
Common models
ASUS All Series 15.31%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.60%
MSI MS-7821 3.14%
LENOVO 20217 2.91%
ASUSTeK G75VW 2.07%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.07%

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