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2% remove it98% keep it
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Overgrowth is a program developed by Wolfire. 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 software installer includes 32 files and is usually about 66.91 MB (70,163,403 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 61% of users of Overgrowth come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.wolfire.com/overgrowth
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Overgrowth
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/25000
Estimated size: 66.91 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Overgrowth

  • FreeImage.dll (by FreeImage) - FreeImage (FreeImage library)
  • Overgrowth.exe
  • OvergrowthWorker.exe
  • alut.dll
  • avcodec-52.dll
  • avformat-52.dll
  • avutil-50.dll
  • Awesomium.dll (by Khrona) - Awesomium v1.6.5
  • AwesomiumProcess.exe (by Khrona)
  • berkelium.dll
  • boost_date_time-vc90-mt-1_36.dll
  • boost_thread-vc90-mt-1_36.dll
  • fftw3.dll
  • icudt38.dll (by IBM and others) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • icudt42.dll (by IBM and others)
  • libogg.dll
  • libtheora.dll
  • libvorbis.dll
  • libvorbisfile.dll
  • msvcp110.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2012 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcr110.dll (by Microsoft)
  • nvToolsExt32_1.dll
  • OpenAL32.dll (by Portions (C) Creative Labs and NVIDIA) - Standard OpenAL(TM) Library (Standard OpenAL(TM) Implementation)
  • SDL.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • SDL2.dll
  • SUMLauncher.exe (by SUM Overgrowth Utilities Team) - SUM Overgrowth Utilities Launcher (The SUMLauncher)
  • telemetry32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Telemetry
  • vccorlib110.dll - Microsoft ® VC WinRT core library
  • vcomp110.dll - Microsoft® C/C++ OpenMP Runtime
  • wrap_oal.dll (by Creative Labs) - Creative Labs OpenAL32 (OpenAL32)
  • xinput1_3.dll - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Microsoft Common Controller API)
  • zlib.dll (by Zlib) - Zlib (Zlib: general purpose data compression / decompression library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Overgrowth.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Overgrowth\Overgrowth.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:12.04 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0602152084%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00177740%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.05843781%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:595
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:23 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove Overgrowth?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.61%
Windows 8 41.30%
Windows Vista 0.72%
Windows XP 0.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.00%
Windows 8.1 21.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.73%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.73%
Windows 7 Professional 6.91%
Windows 8 6.91%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.10% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.10%
  United Kingdom 8.65%
  Canada 5.48%
  Australia 3.46%
  Norway 3.17%
  Sweden 2.31%
  Germany 2.02%
  Brazil 1.73%
  DK 1.73%
  France 1.44%
  Switzerland 1.15%
  Spain 0.86%
  Ireland 0.86%
  Netherlands 0.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 17.52%
Acer 14.60%
ASUS 13.14%
Dell 12.41%
Alienware 11.68%
Lenovo 5.84%
MSI 5.11%
Toshiba 3.65%
Samsung 2.92%
Apple 1.46%
American Megatrends 1.46%
Common models
ASUS All Series 9.59%
Alienware Alienware X51 R... 2.74%
Alienware Aurora-R4 2.74%
LENOVO 20217 2.74%
MSI MS-7693 2.74%
MSI MS-7752 2.74%


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