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Damnation is a program developed by Codemasters. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is oalinst.exe. The software installer includes 27 files and is usually about 82.94 MB (86,964,837 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 25% of users of Damnation come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Codemasters.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Damnation\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{C3C697E8-9183-4088-994C-2662166830BC}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 82.94 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Damnation

Program executable:oalinst.exe
Name:OpenAL Installer
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Damnation\oalinst.exe
  • DamnGame.exe - Damnation

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • DamnGame.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Express DownloaderUpdate.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • DamnGame.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'SmartAudio' which loads as C:\Program Files\CONEXANT\SAII\SAIICpl.exe /t.

How do I remove Damnation?

Quickly and completely remove Damnation from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Damnation 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 Damnation, 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 Damnation.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 2%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.35%
Windows 8 20.41%
Windows XP 6.12%
Windows Vista 6.12%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.78%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.41%
Windows 8.1 10.20%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.12%
Windows 7 Professional 6.12%
Windows 8 4.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

24.53% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 24.53%
  United States 16.98%
  Canada 11.32%
  France 5.66%
  Italy 5.66%
  Belgium 3.77%
  DZ 3.77%
  United Arab Emirates 1.89%
  Argentina 1.89%
  BD 1.89%
  Brazil 1.89%
  Switzerland 1.89%
  DK 1.89%
  Spain 1.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 25.64%
Hewlett-Packard 23.08%
Toshiba 12.82%
ASUS 7.69%
Samsung 5.13%
Dell 2.56%
Alienware 2.56%
Sony 2.56%
Medion 2.56%
Intel 2.56%
Common models
ECS GeForce 8000 series 5.41%
TOSHIBA Satellite S855D 2.70%
TOSHIBA Satellite L755D 2.70%
TOSHIBA Satellite L745 2.70%

About Codemasters

Codemasters is a video game developer and publisher and is notable for making the large majority of games published by Camerica.
Publisher URL: www.codemasters.com/uk


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