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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,540
United States Rank #15,875
Reach 0.0104%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.86 days
379.25 days >
Average installed length: 199.27 days

Alliance of Valiant Arms


Alliance of Valiant Arms is a software program developed by RED DUCK. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 39 files and is usually about 128.27 MB (134,502,479 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 62% of users of Alliance of Valiant Arms come from the United States, it is also popular in France and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: ava.aeriagames.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\SteamLibrary\steamapps\common\AVA
Uninstaller: "C:\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/102700
Estimated size: 128.27 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Alliance of Valiant Arms

  • Uninst.exe
  • aeria_launcher.exe (by Aeria Games & Entertainment) - Ignite Launcher
  • AppOverlay.dll (by Valve) - Steam Application Overlay Renderer (Steam Application Overlay ([email protected]))
  • AppOverlay64.dll (by Valve) - Steam Application Overlay ([email protected])
  • avutil-51.dll
  • crashhandler.dll - Steam Crash Handler Library (Steam Crash Handler Library ([email protected]))
  • crashhandler64.dll - Steam Crash Handler Library ([email protected])
  • CSERHelper.dll - CSER Helper (Debug Helper Routines)
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • en-US.dll
  • GameOverlayRenderer.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer (Steam Game Overlay Renderer ([email protected]))
  • GameOverlayRenderer64.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer ([email protected])
  • GameOverlayUI.exe - Steam (gameoverlayui.exe ([email protected]))
  • GLSC.dll
  • GreenLuma.dll (by Steam006) - GreenLuma 2.7.7
  • IRobot.dll (by NHN USA) - I-Robot Dynamic Link Library
  • mf_mt.dll (by NHN) - Miracle Framework V2
  • msvcp110.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2012 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcr110.dll
  • NWZLauncher.exe (by Neowiz Games) - NWZLauncher Application
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • Steam.dll - Steam Client Engine
  • Steam.exe - Steam Client Bootstrapper (Steam Client Bootstrapper ([email protected]))
  • steam_api.dll - Steam Client API (Steam Client API ([email protected]))
  • steamclient.dll - Steamclient.dll ([email protected])
  • steamclient64.dll - Steamclient.dll ([email protected])
  • steamerrorreporter.exe - steamerrorreporter.exe ([email protected])
  • steamerrorreporter64.exe - steamerrorreporter.exe ([email protected])
  • SteamTmp.exe
  • SteamUI.dll - SteamUI Dynamic Link Library (SteamUI Dynamic Link Library ([email protected]))
  • tier0_s.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library (tier0_s Dynamic Link Library ([email protected]))
  • tier0_s64.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library ([email protected])
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll ([email protected])
  • vstdlib_s64.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll ([email protected])
  • WriteMiniDump.exe - Win32 MiniDump Helper

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Steam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E5AA0583-6AD1-483F-BFA9-9DF106F8B3E3}' (runs on registration).
  • SteamTmp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{694711D6-27A0-4D68-8836-D5F25B163A59}' (runs on registration).
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Steam' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" -silent.
  • SteamTmp.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Steam' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe" -silent.
3 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • NWZLauncher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Dong-Soo V2\Steam\SteamApps\common\AVA\NWZLauncher.exe'.
  • SteamTmp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Programas\Steam\Steam.exe'.
  • Steam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe'.
Network connections
  • NWZLauncher.exe connects to lis01s06-in-f25.1e100.net ( port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:36.47 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0126768236%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00708749%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00558933%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:30,822,598
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:633.64 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:29.26 KB
105.02 KB average
Memory:32.03 MB
Total CPU:0.0027439045%
Kernel CPU:0.00125931%
User CPU:0.00148460%
CPU cycles/sec:570,613
I/O reads/min:3.94 KB
I/O writes/min:73 Bytes
Memory:200.01 MB
Total CPU:0.0005194796%
Kernel CPU:0.00021976%
User CPU:0.00029972%
CPU cycles/sec:50,690,634
I/O reads/min:723.84 KB
I/O writes/min:171.99 KB

How do I remove Alliance of Valiant Arms?

You can uninstall Alliance of Valiant Arms 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Alliance of Valiant Arms, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 Alliance of Valiant Arms.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win XP 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.00%
Windows 10 39.51%
Windows XP 0.49%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.51%
Windows 8.1 18.54%
Windows 8 11.22%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.24%
Windows 7 Professional 8.29%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.41%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.02% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.02%
  France 6.98%
  United Kingdom 5.43%
  Canada 5.04%
  Netherlands 2.71%
  Germany 2.71%
  Belgium 2.33%
  DK 1.94%
  Sweden 1.55%
  Italy 1.55%
  Norway 1.16%
  Portugal 1.16%
  Spain 1.16%
  MK 0.39%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.12%
Acer 17.16%
ASUS 15.67%
Dell 14.18%
Toshiba 7.46%
Alienware 4.48%
Lenovo 4.48%
Samsung 2.99%
Apple 1.49%
MSI 1.49%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.00%
ASUS All Series 4.17%
Alienware M14xR2 1.67%
ASUSTeK G750JW 1.67%
Dell Inspiron 660 1.67%
Dell XPS 8500 1.67%


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