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Should I remove DarksidersInstaller?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #3,952
Reach 0.0888%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.71 days
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Average installed length: 320.99 days


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What is DarksidersInstaller?

Darksiders, originally subtitled Wrath of War, is an action-adventure video game developed by Vigil Games and published by THQ. The game takes its inspiration from the apocalypse, with the player taking the role of War, one of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. Darksiders is a single-player action adventure in which the player takes control of War, one of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. In third-person perspective, the player engages in combat, puzzles and exploration.


The primary executable is named WindowsXP-KB942288-v3-x86.exe. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 146.36 KB (149,872 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.THQ.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\THQ\Darksiders\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{B93EEE50-9C8F-45DF-95E4-3D85A6E242F3}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 146.36 KB

Program filesFiles installed by DarksidersInstaller

Program executable:WindowsXP-KB942288-v3-x86.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\THQ\Darksiders\WindowsXP-KB942288-v3-x86.exe
Additional files:
  • UninstHelper.exe (by GameStop) - GameStop App (Add/Remove Programs Helper)
  • ARPPRODUCTICON.exe (by Acresso Software) - InstallShield
  • CopyRegValues.exe (by Stardock) - CopyRegValues
  • Darksiders_Comic.p_3E05F0DCF4C74476BB6ADA8EB89D7388.exe (by Acresso Software)
  • dxwebsetup.exe (by Microsoft) - DirectX 9.0 Web setup
  • Install.exe
  • sleep.exe (by Microsoft) - IDW tools
  • ssed.exe
  • steam_stub.exe (by Impulse) - Steam Game Installer
  • vcredist_x86_sp1_atl_4053.exe - Win32 Cabinet Self-Extractor
  • WindowsXP-KB942288-v3-x86.exe

How do I remove DarksidersInstaller?

You can uninstall DarksidersInstaller 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 DarksidersInstaller, 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 DarksidersInstaller.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.28%
Windows 10 29.96%
Windows XP 1.08%
Windows Vista 0.68%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.48%
Windows 7 Professional 10.13%
Windows 8.1 8.18%
Windows 10 Home 5.89%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.68% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.68%
  United Kingdom 5.93%
  Canada 5.11%
  Australia 2.75%
  Brazil 2.06%
  Netherlands 1.68%
  Sweden 1.59%
  DK 1.55%
  Germany 1.29%
  Norway 0.99%
  Finland 0.95%
  Belgium 0.86%
  New Zealand 0.73%
  Czech Republic 0.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.14%
Dell 16.73%
ASUS 15.67%
Acer 12.25%
Lenovo 5.30%
Alienware 4.59%
Toshiba 2.59%
MSI 2.47%
Intel 1.41%
Samsung 1.06%
Common models
ASUS All Series 10.76%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.98%
Dell XPS 8300 3.19%
ASUSTeK G75VW 2.79%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.79%
MSI MS-7681 2.39%

About THQ

THQ was a North American developer and publisher of video games that published internally created and externally licensed content in its product portfolio.
Publisher URL: www.thq.com


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