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6% remove it94% keep it
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VersionDistribution 5.26% 63.16%

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The Elder Scrolls V: SKYRIM


The Elder Scrolls V: SKYRIM is a program developed by Bethesda Softworks. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is skyrimlauncher.exe. The software installer includes 21 files and is usually about 14.15 MB (14,839,077 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 65% of users of The Elder Scrolls V: SKYRIM come from the United States, it is also popular in Philippines.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.bethsoft.com
Help link: www.elderscrolls.com
Installation folder: C:\GAMES\The Elder Scrolls V Skyrim\
Uninstaller: "C:\GAMES\The Elder Scrolls V Skyrim\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 14.15 MB

Program filesFiles installed by The Elder Scrolls V: SKYRIM

Program executable:skyrimlauncher.exe
Name:Skyrim Launcher
Path:C:\games\the elder scrolls v skyrim\skyrimlauncher.exe
Additional files:
  • TESV.exe - TESV: Skyrim (Skyrim)
  • steam_api.dll
  • UninstHelper.exe (by GameStop) - Impulse (Add/Remove Programs Helper)
  • skse_1_9_32.dll - SKSE (A component of the Skyrim Script Extender)
  • skse_loader.exe
  • skse_steam_loader.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • SkyrimLauncher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F417F9A5-55CC-43D5-8371-967045101EAD}' (runs on registration).
  • skse_loader.exe is scheduled as a task named 'elevated_skse_loader_mirykSnommoc1~AMAETSmaetSD'.
  • TESV.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FF395317-26AD-4086-84B1-2CC8DB856AA4}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove The Elder Scrolls V: SKYRIM?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 42%
Win Vista (SP2) 5%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.63%
Windows 8 42.11%
Windows Vista 5.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.58%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.79%
Windows 8.1 15.79%
Windows 8 Single Language 10.53%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.53%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.52%
  Philippines 35.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 25.00%
ASUS 18.75%
Hewlett-Packard 18.75%
Samsung 12.50%
Intel 6.25%
Alienware 6.25%
Lenovo 6.25%
Toshiba 6.25%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite M840 7.69%
Samsung RV420/RV520/RV720... 7.69%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1254 7.69%
Gateway DX4860 7.69%
ASUSTeK S550CM 7.69%
Alienware M15x 7.69%

About Bethesda Softworks

Bethesda Softworksis a video game publisher that produces of a broad portfolio of games in simulation, , role-playing, racing, and sports and its franchises are distributed worldwide.
Publisher URL: bethsoft.com


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