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Should I remove Dawn of War - Dark Crusade?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,755
United States Rank #16,056
Reach 0.0220%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 59.40 days
318.23 days >
Average installed length: 167.21 days


1.20 0.47%
1.00.0000 99.53%

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Dawn of War - Dark Crusade

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Dawn of War - Dark Crusade is a program developed by THQ. The most used version is 1.00.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 darkcrusade.exe. The software installer includes 64 files and is usually about 17.64 MB (18,500,477 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 32% of users of Dawn of War - Dark Crusade come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dawnofwargame.com/homepage.php
Help link: www.cdprojekt.cz
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\THQ\Dawn of War - Dark Crusade
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{FF39FC01-819B-42E4-AE49-1968AF12DDD4}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 17.64 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Dawn of War - Dark Crusade

Program executable:darkcrusade.exe
Name:Warhammer 40 000: Dawn of War
Path:C:\thq\dawn of war - dark crusade\darkcrusade.exe
Additional files:
  • Localizer.dll (by Relic Entertainment) - Relic Entertainment Inc. Localizer (Localizer)
  • SimEngine.dll (by Relic Entertainment) - Relic Entertainment Inc. SimEngine (SimEngine)
  • Platform.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. Platform (Platform)
  • PlatHook.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. PlatHook (PlatHook)
  • MathBox.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. MathBox (MathBox)
  • Memory.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. memory (memory)
  • Debug.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. Debug (Debug)
  • DllTie.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. ICTie (DLLTie)
  • spDx9.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. spDx9 (spDx9)
  • Util.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. Util (Util)
  • W40k.exe (by THQ Canada) - Warhammer 40 000: Dawn of War
  • GraphicsConfig.exe - Dawn of War (Sets graphics options and displays what settings will be available with the chosen options)
  • Dxtc.dll
  • Filesystem.dll
  • GSLobby.dll
  • luabind.dll
  • LuaConfig.dll
  • Profiler.dll
  • seInterface.dll
  • STLPort.dll
  • Uninstal FoK Beta 3point5.exe
  • Uninstal_ID_mod.exe
  • UserInterface.dll
  • WXPMod.dll
  • WXPMod_DCMod.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DarkCrusade.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8A1875C7-847A-42FF-9E16-230E5D1B7E92}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • DarkCrusade.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\THQ\Dawn of War - Dark Crusade\DarkCrusade.exe'.

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  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.
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    • 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 Dawn of War - Dark Crusade.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.47%
Windows 10 31.15%
Windows XP 3.04%
Windows Vista 2.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.81%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.22%
Windows 8.1 14.29%
Windows 7 Professional 7.73%
Windows 10 Home 7.03%
Windows 10 Pro 4.68%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.11% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.11%
  United Kingdom 17.79%
  Germany 7.57%
  France 7.16%
  Australia 6.95%
  Italy 3.48%
  Canada 2.25%
  DK 2.04%
  Poland 1.84%
  South Africa 1.64%
  New Zealand 1.43%
  Spain 1.23%
  Belgium 1.02%
  Finland 1.02%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.38%
Acer 17.90%
ASUS 14.85%
Dell 13.54%
Toshiba 5.68%
Lenovo 3.49%
MSI 3.06%
Samsung 2.62%
Intel 1.31%
American Megatrends 0.87%
Alienware 0.87%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.64%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.46%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.18%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 2.55%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.55%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 1.91%

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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