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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #24,644
United States Rank #15,730
Reach 0.0081%


1.15 31.86%
1.13 65.49%
1.2 0.88% 1.77%

Typically installed together

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What is Torchlight?

Developed by Runic Games, Inc.

About  (from Encore Software)

This hack-and-slash adventure is set in the mining settlement of Torchlight, a town founded on the discovery of a rare and mysterious ore called Ember. This valuable ore has the power to enchant and corrupt but its value is such that many are willing to risk their lives for it. Now, miners have uncovered Torchlight’s b...  Read more


Torchlight is a program developed by Encore Software. The most used version is 1.13, 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 torchlight.exe. The software installer includes 32 files and is usually about 822.17 MB (862,112,960 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 71% of users of Torchlight come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.encoreusa.com
Installation folder: C:\games\torchlight
Uninstaller: "C:\Games\Torchlight\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 822.17 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Torchlight

Program executable:torchlight.exe
Torchlight game executable
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe
  • CEGUIBase.dll
  • CEGUIExpatParser.dll
  • CEGUIFalagardWRBase.dll
  • cg.dll (by NVIDIA) - NVIDIA Cg Runtime (Cg Core Runtime Library)
  • fmodex.dll (by Firelight Technologies) - FMOD Ex (FMOD Ex SoundSystem)
  • OgreGUIRenderer.dll
  • OgreMain.dll
  • OIS.dll
  • ParticleUniverse.dll
  • Plugin_CgProgramManager.dll
  • Plugin_OctreeSceneManager.dll
  • Plugin_ParticleFX.dll
  • ReferenceAppLayer.dll
  • RenderSystem_Direct3D9.dll
  • RenderSystem_GL.dll
  • steam_api.dll (by Valve) - Steam Client API
  • vcredist_x86.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Setup)
  • D3DX9_39.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows®
  • msvcp90.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr90.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • ShFolder.Exe - Microsoft(R) Windows (R) 2000 Operating System (Win32 Cabinet Self-Extractor)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Torchlight.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{3E0F77C4-798E-4CB3-8949-1C8544F51199}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Torchlight?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 81%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 84.07%
Windows 8 7.96%
Windows Vista 6.19%
Windows XP 1.77%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 57.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.16%
Windows 7 Professional 7.96%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.19%
Windows 8.1 4.42%
Windows 7 Enterprise 2.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.43%
  Australia 8.70%
  Canada 3.11%
  Belgium 1.86%
  Netherlands 1.86%
  Germany 1.86%
  United Kingdom 1.86%
  Thailand 1.24%
  France 1.24%
  New Zealand 1.24%
  Philippines 1.24%
  Malaysia 1.24%
  Brazil 0.62%
  Taiwan 0.62%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.63%
Acer 19.74%
Dell 10.53%
ASUS 10.53%
Toshiba 5.26%
Intel 2.63%
Samsung 2.63%
Lenovo 2.63%
Sony 2.63%
Common models
MSI MS-7599 3.53%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.53%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 2.35%
ASUS All Series 2.35%
Acer Aspire 5742G 1.18%
TOSHIBA Satellite P305D 1.18%

About (from Encore Software)

Based in Minneapolis, MN, Encore Software, Inc. a wholly-owned subsidiary of Navarre Corporation and a Top Ten interactive software publisher.
Publisher URL: www.encore.com


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