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tAPI r8


tAPI r8 is a software program developed by tAPI Development Team. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The setup package generally installs about 28 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 67% of users of tAPI r8 come from the United States, it is also popular in Thailand and Indonesia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\steam\steamapps\common\terraria\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\steam\steamapps\common\terraria\unins001.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by tAPI r8

  • PoroCYon.XnaExtensions.dll (by PoroCYon) - PoroCYon.XnaExtensions
  • MCT Tools.exe (by PoroCYon) - Mod Creation Tools (MCT Tools)
  • PoroCYon.MCT.dll - MCT Library
  • Ionic.Zip.Reduced.dll (by Dino Chiesa) - DotNetZip Library (Ionic's Zip Library (Reduced))
  • steam_api.dll (by Valve) - Steam Client API (Steam Client API ([email protected]))
  • Terraria.exe (by Eikester) - Game Launcher
  • tAPI Server.exe - tAPI Server
  • TerrariaOriginalBackup.exe (by Re-Logic) - Terraria
  • TerrariaServer.exe (by Re-Logic)
  • 7z.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Standalone Plugin)
  • tAPI Packer.exe - tAPI
  • tAPI.exe (by Re-Logic, tAPI Team)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • unins001.exe
  • dotNetFx40_Full_setup.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Setup)
  • dotNetFx40_Full_x86_x64.exe (by Microsoft)
  • ItemariaPlus_v1.2.exe - ItemariaPlus
  • lua51.dll
  • LuaInterface.dll - LuaInterface
  • MCT Installer.exe - MCT Installer
  • Microsoft.Xna.Framework.dll - Microsoft XNA Game Studio 4.0
  • Microsoft.Xna.Framework.Game.dll
  • Microsoft.Xna.Framework.Graphics.dll
  • Microsoft.Xna.Framework.Xact.dll
  • sqlite3.dll
  • Starksoft.Net.Proxy.dll (by Starksoft) - Starksoft Socks and HTTP Proxy library (Starksoft.Net.Proxy)
  • tConfig Installer.exe (by Surfpup) - tConfig (tConfig Setup)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • TerrariaOriginalBackup.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Terraria Without UAC'.
  • ItemariaPlus_v1.2.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B3502AF9-5EBD-4F66-B1D7-636856B66828}' (runs on registration).
  • Terraria.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8894DF6B-8227-4F8B-A5E3-1DB1E1E67E78}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • TerrariaServer.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Terraria\TerrariaServer.exe'.
  • TerrariaOriginalBackup.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Terraria\Terraria.exe'.

How do I remove tAPI r8?

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Or, you can uninstall tAPI r8 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 tAPI r8, 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 tAPI r8.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 8 33%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 8 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Pro 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  Thailand 16.67%
  Indonesia 16.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sahara 33.33%
Dell 33.33%
Alienware 33.33%


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