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2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #9,903
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 252.57 days

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Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen

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Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen is a program developed by Capcom. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 DDDA.exe. The software installer includes 68 files and is usually about 20.49 MB (21,485,269 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 70% of users of Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Steam\steamapps\common\DDDA
Uninstaller: "C:\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/367500
Estimated size: 20.49 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen

Program executable:DDDA.exe
Name:Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen
Additional files:
  • d3d9.dll (by ENB) - ENBSeries
  • uninstall.exe - Steam
  • 21415-jws_tex-Dragons Dogma Dark Arisen Trainer.exe
  • AgDrag.dll
  • 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)
  • d3d9_smaa.dll
  • d3d95.dll (by crosire) - ReShade (crosire's ReShade post-processing injector for 32-bit)
  • 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)
  • DDDA.exe - Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen
  • DDDASaveManager.exe - DDDA Save Manager
  • DDDASaveManager.json
  • dinput8.dll
  • Dragons Dogma Dark Arisen v1.0-Update 1 Plus 24 Trainer.exe (by 3DMGAME) - Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen v1.0-Update 1 Plus 24 Trainer ([email protected] Presents - Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen v1.0-Update 1 Plus 24 Trainer)
  • DSETUP.dll - Direct driver preloader
  • dsetup32.dll - DirectX Setup - 32-bit piece
  • DXSETUP.exe - Microsoft DirectX Setup
  • GameOverlayRenderer.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer
  • GameOverlayRenderer64.dll
  • GameOverlayUI.exe
  • icui18n.dll
  • icuuc.dll
  • libavcodec-56.dll
  • libavcodec-57.dll
  • libavformat-56.dll
  • libavformat-57.dll
  • libavresample-2.dll
  • libavresample-3.dll
  • libavutil-54.dll
  • libavutil-55.dll
  • libswscale-3.dll
  • libswscale-4.dll
  • Mediator.exe - Mediator
  • openvr_api.dll
  • ReShade64.dll (by crosire) - crosire's ReShade post-processing injector for 64-bit
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • Steam.dll
  • Steam.exe - Steam Client Bootstrapper
  • steam_api.dll - Steam Client API
  • Steam2.dll - Steam Client Engine
  • steamclient.dll
  • steamclient64.dll
  • steamerrorreporter.exe
  • steamerrorreporter64.exe
  • SteamOverlayVulkanLayer.dll
  • SteamOverlayVulkanLayer.json
  • SteamOverlayVulkanLayer64.dll
  • SteamOverlayVulkanLayer64.json
  • SteamUI.dll - SteamUI Dynamic Link Library
  • streaming_client.exe
  • tier0_s.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library
  • tier0_s64.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • v8.dll
  • vcredist_x64.exe - Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x64 Redistributable (Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x64 Redistributable Setup)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Steam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B6D81AEC-C691-4109-ACBA-39A635BBAF0E}' (runs on registration).
  • DXSETUP.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{83EE4058-A0A8-44B6-A116-14CD927D91B6}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Steam.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Steam_Reg_HKCURun_S-1-5-21-3837917440-1771750534-681917250-1001.
Startup File (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.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Steam' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" -silent.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Steam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe'.

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Or, you can uninstall Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen 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 Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen, 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 Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen.

Win 10 82%
Win 7 (SP1) 18%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 82.02%
Windows 7 17.98%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 49.59%
Windows 10 Pro 22.89%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.08%
Windows 8.1 5.18%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.90%
Windows 7 Professional 2.72%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.27% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.27%
  United Kingdom 6.44%
  Germany 4.36%
  Canada 3.03%
  France 2.27%
  Australia 2.08%
  Norway 2.08%
  Italy 1.70%
  Netherlands 1.33%
  Sweden 1.14%
  DK 0.76%
  Singapore 0.57%
  Austria 0.38%
  Brazil 0.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 30.00%
Hewlett-Packard 15.00%
MSI 10.71%
Acer 10.71%
Dell 7.86%
Alienware 7.14%
Lenovo 6.43%
Medion 2.14%
Gateway 0.71%
Common models
ASUS All Series 15.98%
MSI MS-7917 3.55%
Alienware Alienware Area-... 2.37%
MSI MS-7693 2.37%
MSI MS-7816 2.37%
ASUSTeK G751JT 1.78%

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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