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Should I remove Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #23,281
United States Rank #18,761
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Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition


Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition is a software program developed by CAPCOM. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 GPadCfg.exe. The setup package generally installs about 36 files and is usually about 5.69 MB (5,963,827 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 57% of users of Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.capcom.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Devil May Cry 3
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/6550
Estimated size: 5.69 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition

Program executable:GPadCfg.exe
Name:Gamepad config
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Devil May Cry 3\GPadCfg.exe
Additional files:
  • dmc3se.exe - Devil May Cry 3 Special Edition
  • AppOverlay.dll (by Valve) - Steam Application Overlay Renderer (Steam Application Overlay)
  • AppOverlay64.dll (by Valve)
  • crashhandler.dll - Steam Crash Handler Library
  • crashhandler64.dll
  • CSERHelper.dll - CSER Helper (Debug Helper Routines)
  • d3dcompiler_46.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct3D HLSL Compiler)
  • d3dcompiler_46_64.dll (by Microsoft)
  • dbghelp.dll - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • GameOverlayRenderer.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer
  • GameOverlayRenderer64.dll
  • GameOverlayUI.exe - Steam
  • GPadCfg.exe (by (C)CAPCOM) - Gamepad config
  • libavcodec-55.dll
  • libavformat-55.dll
  • libavresample-1.dll
  • libavutil-53.dll
  • libswscale-2.dll
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • Steam.dll
  • Steam.exe - Steam Client Bootstrapper
  • Steam2.dll - Steam Client Engine
  • steamclient.dll
  • steamclient64.dll
  • steamerrorreporter.exe
  • steamerrorreporter64.exe
  • SteamTmp.exe
  • SteamUI.dll - SteamUI Dynamic Link Library
  • streaming_client.exe
  • tier0_s.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library
  • tier0_s64.dll
  • video.dll
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll
  • vstdlib_s64.dll
  • WriteMiniDump.exe - Win32 MiniDump Helper

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SteamTmp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E7D265B4-59BF-47D6-AE89-982082F40E03}' (runs on registration).
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Steam' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" -silent.
  • SteamTmp.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Steam' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe" -silent.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • SteamTmp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe'.

How do I remove Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition?

You can uninstall Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition 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 Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition, 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 Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win 7 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.88%
Windows 10 48.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.98%
Windows 8.1 16.98%
Windows 10 Home 8.18%
Windows 7 Professional 7.55%
Windows 10 Pro 6.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.35% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.35%
  United Kingdom 7.35%
  Canada 5.88%
  Brazil 3.92%
  France 2.94%
  Australia 2.94%
  DK 2.45%
  Ireland 1.96%
  New Zealand 1.47%
  Netherlands 1.47%
  Belgium 0.98%
  Finland 0.98%
  Russia 0.98%
  Poland 0.98%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
Acer 20.83%
ASUS 18.06%
Dell 12.50%
Lenovo 6.94%
MSI 4.17%
Toshiba 2.78%
Apple 1.39%
Alienware 1.39%
American Megatrends 1.39%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.69%
MSI MS-7758 2.88%
MSI MS-7788 1.92%
ASUSTeK G30AB 1.92%
Gigabyte Z87-HD3 1.92%
Gigabyte Z87X-UD3H 1.92%

About (from CAPCOM)

Capcom began in Japan in 1979 as a manufacturer and distributor of electronic game machines. In 1983 Capcom Co.
Publisher URL: www.capcom.com


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