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Should I remove Serious Sam 3: BFE?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,962
United States Rank #3,686
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Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.79 days
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Average installed length: 167.20 days


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Serious Sam 3: BFE

What is Serious Sam 3: BFE?

Serious Sam 3: BFE (Before the First Encounter) is a first-person shooter video game and involves fighting against many hordes of enemies in wide-open environments.


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 sam3.exe. The software installer includes 54 files and is usually about 4.4 MB (4,618,654 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.croteam.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\steam\steamapps\common\serious sam 3
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/41070
Estimated size: 4.4 MB
Language: Italian

Program filesFiles installed by Serious Sam 3: BFE

Program executable:sam3.exe
Serious Sam 3: BFE
Path:C:\games\croteam\serious sam 3 bfe\steam\steamapps\common\serious sam 3\bin\sam3.exe
Additional files:
  • Sam3_Unrestricted.exe - Sam3 (Serious Sam 3: BFE)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Sam3_Unrestricted.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Serious Sam 3\Bin\Sam3_Unrestricted.exe'.
  • Sam3.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Serious Sam 3\Bin\Sam3.exe'.

How do I remove Serious Sam 3: BFE?

Quickly and completely remove Serious Sam 3: BFE from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Serious Sam 3: BFE 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 Serious Sam 3: BFE, 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 Serious Sam 3: BFE.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.39%
Windows 8 32.92%
Windows XP 0.89%
Windows Vista 0.76%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.31%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.84%
Windows 8.1 12.12%
Windows 7 Professional 11.72%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.65%
Windows 8 2.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.92%
  Germany 6.78%
  United Kingdom 6.78%
  France 5.91%
  Canada 5.57%
  Australia 2.92%
  Sweden 1.67%
  Italy 1.59%
  DK 1.52%
  Netherlands 1.25%
  Poland 1.17%
  Norway 1.14%
  Spain 1.06%
  Brazil 1.02%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 18.43%
ASUS 18.05%
Acer 16.14%
Dell 11.75%
Alienware 4.49%
Lenovo 3.92%
MSI 3.63%
Intel 2.48%
Samsung 2.01%
Medion 1.15%
Toshiba 0.76%
Common models
ASUS All Series 11.93%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.86%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.69%
Dell XPS 8300 2.52%
MSI MS-7821 2.52%
MSI MS-7673 2.18%


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