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Should I remove ActiveWorlds?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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6.0.1335 36.84%
6.0.1334 5.26%
6.0.1321 10.53%
6.0.1315 21.05%
5.2.1262 15.79%
5.1.1216 5.26%
5.1.1214 5.26%


What is ActiveWorlds?

Active Worlds, home of Alphaworld (the Internet's largest and oldest virtual world) is a software package created by Active Worlds, Inc (AWI).


ActiveWorlds is a program developed by ActiveWorlds. The most used version is 6.0.1335, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is activeworlds.exe. The software installer includes 20 files and is usually about 71.52 MB (74,995,252 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 67% of users of ActiveWorlds come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.activeworlds.com
Help link: www.activeworlds.com
Installation folder: C:\ActiveWorlds
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{455F48EE-8B5F-45CE-AC49-1F097AFE49D7}\ActiveWorlds.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 71.52 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ActiveWorlds

Program executable:activeworlds.exe
Additional files:
  • BrowserIE.dll - Embedded webBrowser - Internet Explorer API
  • rw_d3d8_metrics.dll - rw_d3d8_metrics Dynamic Link Library (DLL)
  • rw_opengl.dll - rw_opengl Dynamic Link Library (DLL)
  • aworld.exe - ActiveWorlds Browser 6.0 Enterprise
  • rw_d3d8.dll - rw_d3d8 Dynamic Link Library (DLL)
  • rw_null.dll - rw_null Dynamic Link Library (DLL)
  • rw_soft.dll - rw_soft Dynamic Link Library (DLL)
  • uninstall.exe - ActiveWorlds Installer / 7-Zip SFX (ActiveWorlds Installer / 7z Setup SFX (x86))
  • rw_d3d.dll - rw_d3d Dynamic Link Library (DLL)
  • BrowserWebKit.dll - Embedded webBrowser - WebKit API
  • Upgrade.exe - ActiveWorlds Upgrade Uitility

How do I remove ActiveWorlds?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win Vista 5%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.95%
Windows 8 10.53%
Windows XP 5.26%
Windows Vista 5.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 63.16%
Windows 7 Professional 10.53%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.26%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.26%
Windows 8.1 5.26%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  Canada 7.41%
  United Kingdom 7.41%
  Estonia 3.70%
  Brazil 3.70%
  Philippines 3.70%
  Czech Republic 3.70%
  Romania 3.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 40.00%
Dell 26.67%
Hewlett-Packard 13.33%
Sony 6.67%
Toshiba 6.67%
Samsung 6.67%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C75D-A 6.25%
Samsung 450R4E/450R5E/450... 6.25%
Packard Bell imedia S1300 6.25%
Acer Aspire 7741 6.25%
Gigabyte P61-S3-B3 6.25%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.25%


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