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What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,128
United States Rank #2,842
Reach 0.1853%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.71 days
463.38 days >
Average installed length: 243.47 days


VersionDistribution 2.05% 37.87% 60.08%

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Dead Space

What is Dead Space?

Dead Space is a video game distributed through EA's Origin digital distribution and digital rights management content delivery system.


Dead Space is a software program developed by Electronic Arts. The most common release is, 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 primary executable is named Dead Space.exe. The setup package generally installs about 90 files and is usually about 7.39 MB (7,753,438 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 54% of users of Dead Space come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: deadspace.ea.com
Help link: C:\Program Files (x86)\Electronic Arts\Dead Space\Support\\EA Help\\Electronic_Arts_Technical_Support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\Dead Space\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{4D87DC92-C328-46EC-A7B4-9C88129DC696}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.39 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Dead Space

Program executable:Dead Space.exe
Name:Dead Space ™
Path:C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\Dead Space\Dead Space.exe
Additional files:
  • winui.dll - EA WinUI for Paul.dll (Windows UI for PAUL.DLL)
  • Dead Space.exe
  • EASetup.exe - Autorun (Autorun program)
  • paul.dll - drEAm (Electronic Arts, Inc.)
  • créditos.exe (by Tribo dos Renegados Brasil®) - Créditos da Tradução do jogo: Dead Space (Dead Space: Créditos da Tradução)
  • notas.exe (by Tribo dos Renegados Brasil®) - Notas da Tradução do jogo: Dead Space (Dead Space: Notas da Tradução)
  • Desinstalar a Tradução.exe - Tradução do jogo: Dead Space (Dead Space Tradução BR 1.02)
  • GDFBinary.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Dead Space.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E68B6786-351E-46E4-B224-86A502B703F3}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Dead Space.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Origin Games\Dead Space\Dead Space.exe'.

How do I remove Dead Space?

You can uninstall Dead Space 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 Dead Space™, 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 Dead Space.

Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.10%
Windows 10 42.60%
Windows Vista 1.45%
Windows XP 0.82%
Windows Server 2003 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.98%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.68%
Windows 8.1 15.36%
Windows 7 Professional 9.05%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.02%
Windows 10 Home 5.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.17% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.17%
  United Kingdom 5.94%
  Canada 3.91%
  Germany 3.46%
  Brazil 3.40%
  Australia 2.39%
  Netherlands 1.99%
  France 1.92%
  Sweden 1.72%
  Finland 1.52%
  Spain 1.32%
  Italy 1.30%
  DK 1.14%
  Norway 1.07%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.54%
ASUS 15.46%
Dell 14.81%
Acer 13.35%
Alienware 5.10%
Lenovo 4.83%
Toshiba 4.67%
MSI 2.77%
Samsung 1.90%
Intel 1.79%
Medion 1.09%
Common models
ASUS All Series 13.32%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.49%
MSI MS-7821 3.49%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.33%
MSI MS-7758 2.33%
ASUSTeK G75VW 2.22%

About Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts (EA) is developer & publisher of video games who develops & publishes games under several labels including EA Sports titles, Irritate NFL, FIFA Soccer & NBA Jam.
Publisher URL: www.ea.com


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