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Should I remove Arcanum Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #16,239
United States Rank #12,280
Reach 0.0161%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 44.11 days
351.00 days >
Average installed length: 184.42 days


VersionDistribution 44.97%

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Arcanum Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura

What is Arcanum Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura?

Arcanum Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura is a digital video game distributed through the DRM-free GOG service. This game can be run from the optional download manager or directly downloaded through the cloud. Additional extra materials are included.

About  (from GOG.com)

Welcome to an industrial revolution in a world of magic! Imagine a place of wonder, where magic and technology coexist in an uneasy balance, and an adventurer might just as easily wield a revolver as a flaming sword. A place where great industrial cities house castle keeps and factories, home to Dwarves, Humans, Orcs a...  Read more


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 primary executable is named Arcanum.exe. The setup package generally installs about 34 files and is usually about 1.11 GB (1,197,110,312 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gog.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\arcanum\
Uninstaller: "C:\pelit\arcanum\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.11 GB

Program filesFiles installed by Arcanum Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura

Program executable:Arcanum.exe
Name:Troika Games, LLC Arcanum
Additional files:
  • Arcanum.exe (by Troika Games) - Troika Games, LLC Arcanum (Arcanum)
  • goggame.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Arcanum.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B0A698D7-EC8F-4DD2-A90C-2668AC9B283F}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Arcanum.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Programas\GOG.com\Arcanum\Arcanum.exe'.

How do I remove Arcanum Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura?

You can uninstall Arcanum Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura 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 Arcanum Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura, 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 Arcanum Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.59%
Windows 10 25.39%
Windows Vista 3.45%
Windows XP 1.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.41%
Windows 7 Professional 10.06%
Windows 8.1 8.18%
Windows 10 Home 5.35%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.02% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.02%
  United Kingdom 6.78%
  France 3.87%
  Canada 3.63%
  Finland 2.66%
  Sweden 2.18%
  Germany 2.18%
  Australia 1.69%
  DK 1.69%
  Czech Republic 1.69%
  Norway 1.21%
  Belgium 0.97%
  Russia 0.97%
  Ireland 0.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.40%
Dell 17.55%
ASUS 14.36%
Acer 12.77%
Toshiba 9.57%
Alienware 2.13%
Intel 1.60%
Lenovo 1.60%
MSI 1.60%
Gateway 1.06%
Samsung 1.06%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.76%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.76%
ASUS All Series 3.01%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 3.01%
Dell XPS 8300 2.26%
Acer Aspire V3-571G 2.26%

About GOG.com

GOG Limited (GOG.com) is a video game distribution service that delivers "classic" video games through its DRM-free digital platform for Windows.
Publisher URL: www.gog.com


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