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Should I remove DOOM 3?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,844
United States Rank #9,623
Reach 0.0214%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.12 days
91.95 days >
Average installed length: 48.31 days


v1.3.0 1.18%



DOOM 3 is a program developed by id Software. 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 main program executable is Doom3.exe. The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 1.5 GB (1,615,053,468 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 68% of users of DOOM 3 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.idsoftware.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Doom 3
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/9050
Estimated size: 1.5 GB

Program filesFiles installed by DOOM 3

Program executable:Doom3.exe
Name:DOOM 3
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Doom 3\Doom3.exe
Additional files:
  • Doom3.exe - DOOM 3
  • libfreespace.dll (by Hillcrest Laboratories) - libfreespace (libfreespace DLL)
  • LastManStandingCoop4Windows.exe (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z SFX)
  • Doom3BFGDebug.exe
  • Doom3BFGRelease.exe
  • Doom3BFGRetail.exe
  • UninstallHDM.exe
  • Doom3.for-sikkmod-executables.exe
  • Doom3.latest-compile.exe
  • DOOM3DED.exe
  • doom3hd.exe
  • Doom3mods.exe
  • doom3roe.exe
  • doom3roehd.exe
  • pathways_redux_final.exe - Pathways Redux installation
  • SikkMod.exe
  • SikkModD3xp.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Doom3.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7A1E5D75-3FC2-4581-B46D-3E47B0AD8B43}' (runs on registration).
3 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Doom3mods.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Games\Doom 3\Doom3.exe'.
  • DOOM3DED.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Steam\SteamApps\common\doom 3\Doom3ded.exe'.
  • Doom3.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Steam\SteamApps\common\doom 3\Doom3.exe'.

How do I remove DOOM 3?

You can uninstall DOOM 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program DOOM 3, 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 DOOM 3.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.21%
Windows 10 43.60%
Windows XP 0.71%
Windows Vista 0.47%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.57%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.98%
Windows 10 Home 12.09%
Windows 8.1 11.61%
Windows 7 Professional 9.24%
Windows 10 Pro 5.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.01% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.01%
  United Kingdom 7.56%
  Canada 4.04%
  France 3.51%
  Australia 2.11%
  Belgium 1.23%
  Finland 1.23%
  Sweden 1.23%
  DK 1.23%
  Netherlands 1.05%
  Germany 1.05%
  New Zealand 0.88%
  Spain 0.88%
  Czech Republic 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 17.84%
ASUS 16.90%
Hewlett-Packard 16.43%
Acer 9.39%
Alienware 7.98%
Lenovo 7.51%
MSI 4.69%
Samsung 2.35%
Toshiba 1.88%
Intel 0.94%
Common models
ASUS All Series 10.12%
ASUSTeK G75VW 3.57%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.98%
Alienware Alienware X51 2.38%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 1.79%
Dell XPS 8300 1.79%

Publisher URL: www.idsoftware.com


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