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What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,745
United States Rank #9,546
Reach 0.0247%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 27.27 days
804.34 days >
Average installed length: 422.62 days


VersionDistribution 4.73% 10.91% 74.28%

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Duke Nukem 3D

What is Duke Nukem 3D?

Duke Nukem 3D is a digital video game distributed through the DRM-free GOG service. This game can be run from the optional download manager or directly downloaded through the cloud. Additional extra materials are included.

About  (from GOG.com)

Duke Nukem, the politically incorrect celebrity and ultimate alien ass kicker, defends Earth and its babes from alien invasion.
He is a can-do hero who realizes that sometimes innocent people have to die in order to save Earth, so accuracy of gun fire is not a real concern to him. This is the award-winning game tha...  Read more


The most used version 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 installer includes 34 files and is usually about 65.41 MB (68,583,968 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gog.com
Installation folder: C:\GOG Games\Duke Nukem 3D\
Uninstaller: "C:\GOG Games\Duke Nukem 3D\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 65.41 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Duke Nukem 3D

  • setup_duke3d_2.0.0.84.exe - Duke Nukem 3D (Duke Nukem 3D Setup)
  • nedmalloc.dll (by ned Productions) - nedmalloc Dynamic Link Library (nedmalloc: The Fastest Free Portable Memory Allocator)
  • mapster32.debug.exe - Mapster32
  • mapster32.exe
  • eduke32.debug.exe - EDuke32
  • eduke32.exe
  • ebacktrace1.dll
  • goggame.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SETUP.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{D1032621-FF11-4383-9C6E-EF8E79D8A5F1}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Duke Nukem 3D?

You can uninstall Duke Nukem 3D 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 Duke Nukem 3D, 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 Duke Nukem 3D.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.24%
Windows 10 25.20%
Windows XP 3.89%
Windows Vista 2.66%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.38%
Windows 7 Professional 14.02%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.78%
Windows 8.1 7.22%
Windows 10 Home 5.57%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.73% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.73%
  France 8.50%
  Germany 5.51%
  United Kingdom 5.35%
  Australia 1.89%
  Canada 1.89%
  DK 1.73%
  Finland 1.10%
  Brazil 0.94%
  Sweden 0.94%
  Italy 0.94%
  Netherlands 0.79%
  Czech Republic 0.79%
  Poland 0.79%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 19.86%
Hewlett-Packard 18.44%
Acer 16.67%
ASUS 13.83%
Toshiba 9.22%
Lenovo 3.55%
Alienware 2.13%
MSI 2.13%
Intel 1.77%
American Megatrends 1.42%
Sony 1.06%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.30%
ASUS All Series 3.97%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.65%
MSI MS-7681 2.65%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.65%
Acer Aspire V3-571 2.65%

About GOG.com

GOG Limited (GOG.com) is a video game distribution service that delivers "classic" video games through its DRM-free digital platform for Windows.
Publisher URL: www.gog.com


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