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2% remove it98% keep it
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Average installed length: 255.22 days

Shadow Warrior Classic Redux

What is Shadow Warrior Classic Redux?  (from 3D Realms)

The definitive version of the cult classic shooter, Shadow Warrior Classic Redux features remastered visuals and two massive expansion packs. Corporations rule every facet of life in a near-future Japan and employ Shadow Warriors, one-man armies of unparalleled skill, to protect their power and forcefully remove all op...  Read more


Shadow Warrior Classic Redux is a program developed by 3D Realms. 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 24 files and is usually about 7.16 MB (7,504,290 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 58% of users of Shadow Warrior Classic Redux come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.3drealms.com/sw
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Steam\steamapps\common\Shadow Warrior Classic
Uninstaller: "C:\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/225160
Estimated size: 7.16 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Shadow Warrior Classic Redux

  • sw.exe
  • build.exe
  • cmdtool.exe
  • Commit.exe
  • DOSBox.exe (by DOSBox Team) - DOSBox DOS Emulator
  • libwinpthread-1.dll (by MingW-W64 Project. All rights reserved) - POSIX WinThreads for Windows
  • SDL.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • SDL_net.dll
  • Setmain.exe
  • setup.exe
  • steam_api.dll (by Valve) - Steam Client API (Steam Client API ([email protected]))
  • Swhelp.exe
  • wanton.exe
  • WD95VW71.EXE (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Plus! for Windows® 95 (Win32 Cabinet Self-Extractor)
  • wsPublish.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • build.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Steam\SteamApps\common\Duke Nukem 3D\bin\build.exe'.
  • sw.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Shadow Warrior Classic\bin\sw.exe'.
  • DOSBox.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Shadow Warrior Classic\bin\dosbox\DOSBox.exe'.

How do I remove Shadow Warrior Classic Redux?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.35%
Windows 8 36.92%
Windows Vista 1.15%
Windows XP 0.58%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.91%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.34%
Windows 8.1 15.99%
Windows 7 Professional 8.29%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.97%
Windows 8 3.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.11% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.11%
  United Kingdom 6.76%
  Canada 5.26%
  France 3.60%
  Germany 3.45%
  Australia 3.30%
  Sweden 1.95%
  Finland 1.65%
  DK 1.50%
  Netherlands 1.50%
  Italy 1.35%
  Belgium 1.05%
  Brazil 0.75%
  Czech Republic 0.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.68%
ASUS 17.29%
Acer 12.78%
Dell 10.15%
Lenovo 5.26%
Alienware 4.14%
MSI 3.38%
Toshiba 3.38%
Medion 2.26%
Samsung 1.88%
Intel 1.50%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.99%
MSI MS-7693 3.37%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 2.81%
MSI MS-7751 2.81%
MSI MS-7821 2.81%
Alienware Alienware 17 2.25%


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