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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,753
United States Rank #5,541
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.20 days
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Average installed length: 359.67 days

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Network Play System Patching

What is Network Play System Patching?

Network Play System provides real-time patching for select EA games including a few Sims game currently available.


Network Play System Patching is a software program developed by Electronic Arts. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 62% of users of Network Play System Patching come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ea.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\Network Play System
Uninstaller: C:\Windows\IsUninst.exe -f"C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\Network Play System\NPSPatch.isu"

How do I remove Network Play System Patching?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.51%
Windows XP 21.46%
Windows Vista 14.98%
Windows 8 4.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.27%
Microsoft Windows XP 21.46%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 13.36%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.72%
Windows 7 Professional 7.69%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.21%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.12%
  United Kingdom 6.97%
  Australia 4.55%
  Indonesia 3.03%
  Canada 2.12%
  Iran 2.12%
  RS 1.82%
  Croatia 1.52%
  MK 1.52%
  New Zealand 1.52%
  Israel 1.21%
  Germany 0.91%
  Hungary 0.91%
  Vietnam 0.91%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.50%
Dell 18.00%
Acer 13.50%
Toshiba 12.00%
Intel 4.50%
ASUS 3.50%
Lenovo 3.00%
Sony 3.00%
Samsung 2.50%
American Megatrends 2.00%
Gateway 2.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.37%
Hewlett-Packard CQ3321L 1.44%
Dell Inspiron 1525 1.44%
Dell Inspiron 531 1.44%
Dell Inspiron 1440 0.96%
Dell Inspiron 530 0.96%

About Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts (EA) is developer & publisher of video games who develops & publishes games under several labels including EA Sports titles, Irritate NFL, FIFA Soccer & NBA Jam.
Publisher URL: www.ea.com


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