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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 #20,325
United States Rank #15,952
Reach 0.0120%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.50 days
309.64 days >
Average installed length: 162.69 days


1.0.0 12.43%

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 43 files and is usually about 919.8 MB (964,484,614 bytes). The installed file updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 53% of users of EVE Online come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

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)
  • evelauncher.exe - EVE Launcher (Launcher for EVE Online)
  • fixpermissions.exe
  • libEGL.dll
  • libGLESV2.dll
  • qgenericbearer.dll (by The Qt Company Ltd) - Qt5 (C++ application development framework.)
  • Qt5Concurrent.dll (by The Qt Company Ltd)
  • Qt5Core.dll
  • Qt5Gui.dll
  • Qt5Network.dll
  • Qt5Qml.dll
  • Qt5Quick.dll
  • Qt5Svg.dll
  • Qt5WebChannel.dll
  • Qt5WebEngineCore.dll
  • Qt5WebEngineWidgets.dll
  • Qt5Widgets.dll
  • Qt5WinExtras.dll
  • QtWebEngineProcess.exe
  • updater.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • eve.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FD829D5B-0608-4A3C-93B8-C3D78D93E3D0}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove EVE Online?

Quickly and completely remove EVE Online from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, 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: 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: 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 8 51%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 51.48%
Windows 7 48.52%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.81%
Windows 8.1 18.93%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.20%
Windows 10 Home 10.06%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.28%
Windows 7 Professional 5.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.56%
  United Kingdom 12.09%
  France 6.05%
  Canada 3.72%
  Germany 2.79%
  DK 2.79%
  Australia 2.33%
  Finland 1.86%
  Netherlands 1.86%
  Belgium 1.40%
  Ireland 1.40%
  Russia 1.40%
  Sweden 1.40%
  Austria 0.93%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.85%
Acer 13.92%
Alienware 12.66%
Dell 10.13%
ASUS 8.86%
Lenovo 7.59%
MSI 2.53%
American Megatrends 1.27%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.02%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 3.51%
Alienware Alienware 17 2.63%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 1.75%
LENOVO 20217 1.75%
MSI MS-7680 1.75%


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