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Should I remove EVE Online?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,358
United States Rank #7,104
Reach 0.0343%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.59 days
312.29 days >
Average installed length: 164.09 days


1.0.0 51.33%

EVE Online


EVE Online is a software program developed by CCP Games. 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 primary executable is named maintenancetool.exe. The setup package generally installs about 190 files and is usually about 919.8 MB (964,484,614 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 67% of users of EVE Online come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ccpgames.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Eve Online
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/8500
Estimated size: 919.8 MB

Program filesFiles installed by EVE Online

Program executable:maintenancetool.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\ccp\eve\beta launcher\maintenancetool.exe
Additional files:
  • LogServer.exe (by CCP) - CCP Log Server (CCP Log Server Utility)
  • LogLite.exe (by CCP) - LogLite (LogLite server)
  • eve.exe (by CCP hf) - EVE Online (CCP Eve bootstrapper)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • eve.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FD05411A-D70A-4930-80D3-1094094CCEB4}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove EVE Online?

You can uninstall EVE Online 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 EVE Online, 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 EVE Online.

Win 10 78%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 77.81%
Windows 7 22.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 39.79%
Windows 10 Pro 20.71%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.80%
Windows 8.1 7.10%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.95%
Windows 7 Professional 4.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.53% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.53%
  United Kingdom 7.79%
  Germany 4.11%
  France 3.58%
  Canada 2.74%
  Netherlands 1.79%
  Australia 1.26%
  DK 1.16%
  Sweden 0.95%
  Poland 0.95%
  Italy 0.95%
  Norway 0.74%
  Finland 0.74%
  Belgium 0.63%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 19.22%
ASUS 17.26%
Dell 14.66%
Acer 9.45%
Lenovo 8.47%
Alienware 8.47%
Toshiba 6.84%
MSI 4.89%
Intel 0.65%
Common models
ASUS All Series 18.33%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 1.99%
HP HP Notebook 1.99%
MSI MS-7917 1.99%
ASUSTeK GL552VW 1.59%
Alienware Alienware 17 R3 1.59%


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