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Should I remove Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,573
United States Rank #4,183
Reach 0.2399%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.85 days
497.16 days >
Average installed length: 261.22 days


1.7 41.89%
1.6 11.48%
1.5 0.66%
1.4 0.30%
1.3 0.19%
1.2 0.04%
1.00.0000 45.40%

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Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare

What is Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare?

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is a first-person shooter video game, developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision. As opposed to earlier games in the Call of Duty series, the game features modern equipment and new features, many exclusive to the multiplayer part of the game, such as "killstreaks"; killing a number of enemies without the player dying in between kills allows access to various assets including airstrikes and helicopter support. A character can be positioned in one of three stances: standing, crouching, or prone; each affecting the character's rate of movement, accuracy, and stealth. Using cover helps the player avoid enemy fire or recover health after taking significant damage.

About  (from Activision)

Armed with an arsenal of advanced and powerful modern-day firepower, players are transported to treacherous hotspots around the globe to take on a rogue enemy group threatening the world. As both a U.S. Marine and British S.A.S. soldier fighting through an unfolding story full of twists and turns, players use sophistic...  Read more

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.activision.com
Help link: activision.custhelp.com
Installation folder: C:\Activision\Call of Duty 4-Modern Warfare\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{E48469CC-635E-4FD5-A122-1497C286D217}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0409
Estimated size: 6.45 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare

Program executable:iw3sp.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Activision\Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare\iw3sp.exe
Additional files:
  • iw3mp.exe
  • mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • xinput1_3.dll
  • d3d9.dll
  • pbsetup.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • CoD4.exe - Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare
  • rzr-cod4.exe
  • x360ce.exe (by TocaEdit) - X360 Controller Emulator
  • CoD 4.dll
  • d3dx9_34.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows®
  • dinput8.dll
  • mp_tool.exe
  • paul.dll (by Sony DADC Austria AG) - Product Activation (PA Unlock DLL)
  • sp_tool.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • iw3sp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D7C8FF05-AFD0-4640-AAA0-CACA66B1FF17}' (runs on registration).
  • iw3mp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CE4D9843-3B5D-4947-84D6-26922C3DEE08}' (runs on registration).
  • iw3sp_origin.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{80828968-7CEA-47CE-800B-A2C7E8D45BB1}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • iw3mp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Activision\Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare\iw3mp.exe'.
  • iw3sp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Igrice\Igrice\Call of duty 4\iw3sp.exe'.

How do I remove Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare?

You can uninstall Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare 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 Call of Duty(R) 4 - Modern Warfare(TM), 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 Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.66%
Windows 10 26.80%
Windows XP 4.35%
Windows Vista 4.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.42%
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.40%
Windows 7 Professional 9.22%
Windows 8.1 5.72%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.28%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 27.33%
  Germany 9.35%
  France 5.38%
  United Kingdom 5.01%
  Italy 4.15%
  Netherlands 2.75%
  Australia 2.34%
  Brazil 2.16%
  Argentina 1.98%
  Canada 1.98%
  Czech Republic 1.87%
  Croatia 1.81%
  Belgium 1.75%
  Hungary 1.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.67%
Acer 18.58%
Dell 16.48%
ASUS 13.83%
Lenovo 4.12%
Samsung 3.68%
Intel 2.54%
Toshiba 2.34%
Medion 1.55%
American Megatrends 0.75%
MSI 0.75%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.16%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.28%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.52%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.19%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.53%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.42%

About Activision

Activision is a video game publisher, majority owned by French conglomerate Vivendi SA.
Publisher URL: www.activision.com/corp/index.html


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