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COD MW 3 is a program developed by ParvaZ Technologies. 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 installer includes 15 files. SteamAPIUpdater.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 62% of users of COD MW 3 come from Iran, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TakinSilver\COD MW 3
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\TakinSilver\COD MW 3\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\TakinSilver\COD MW 3\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"

Program filesFiles installed by COD MW 3

  • tier0_s.dll (by Valve) - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library (tier0_s Dynamic Link Library ([email protected]) ([email protected]))
  • uninstall.exe (by Indigo Rose) - Setup Factory Runtime (Setup Application)
  • mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • SteamAPIUpdater.dll (by Valve) - Steam (Steam Game Updater)
  • steamclient.dll - Steamclient.dll ([email protected])
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll ([email protected]) ([email protected])
  • alterMW3.exe (by alterIWnet) - aIW2
  • iw5mp.exe
  • iw5mp_server.exe
  • iw5sp.exe
  • lua5.1.dll
  • steam_api.dll
  • UpdateDLLWrapper.dll
  • DBNetwork.IndigoSxS.dll (by Microsoft) - DBNUpdater

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • iw5sp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7FBA9FA1-E0F9-4D61-90DC-301669FCA12C}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove COD MW 3?

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Or, you can uninstall COD MW 3 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 COD MW 3, 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 COD MW 3.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 8 11%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 88.89%
Windows 8 11.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 77.78%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.11%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.54% of installs come from Iran
Which countries install it?
  Iran 61.54%
  United States 38.46%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.22%
Acer 22.22%
Lenovo 11.11%
ASUS 11.11%
Common models
Gigabyte P55A-UD3P 28.57%
Gigabyte H61M-D2-B3 14.29%
Dell Studio 1558 14.29%
Packard Bell EasyNote TK8... 14.29%
LENOVO 20202 14.29%
HP G62 Notebook PC 14.29%


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