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Should I remove FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,348
United States Rank #8,406
Reach 0.0260%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.19 days
418.50 days >
Average installed length: 219.89 days

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FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn is a program developed by Square Enix. 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 52 files and is usually about 24.05 MB (25,216,672 bytes). ffxivupdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 67% of users of FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.finalfantasyxiv.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\FINAL FANTASY XIV - A Realm Reborn
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/39210
Estimated size: 24.05 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn

  • ffxivconfig.exe - FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn ConfigBackup
  • ffxiv.exe - FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn
  • ffxivboot.exe
  • ffxivlauncher.exe
  • ffxivsysinfo.exe
  • ffxivupdater.exe
  • ffxiv_dx11.exe - FINAL FANTASY XIV

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ffxivboot.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FA1FC554-BA53-4F21-B4C2-389C94C90D66}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn?

You can uninstall FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn 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 FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn, 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 FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn.

Win 10 59%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 59.45%
Windows 7 40.16%
Windows Vista 0.39%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 25.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.05%
Windows 8.1 16.99%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.74%
Windows 10 Pro 8.98%
Windows 7 Professional 5.66%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.62%
  United Kingdom 6.40%
  Canada 5.01%
  France 3.48%
  Germany 3.06%
  Australia 1.39%
  Norway 1.25%
  Netherlands 1.11%
  Sweden 1.11%
  Italy 0.97%
  Brazil 0.83%
  DK 0.83%
  Finland 0.83%
  Belgium 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 20.08%
Hewlett-Packard 15.26%
Acer 12.85%
Dell 8.43%
Alienware 8.03%
Lenovo 7.23%
MSI 6.83%
Toshiba 6.02%
Samsung 2.41%
Gateway 0.80%
Intel 0.80%
Common models
ASUS All Series 16.98%
MSI MS-7693 4.25%
Dell XPS 8700 3.30%
Alienware Aurora-R4 2.83%
MSI MS-7821 2.36%
ASUSTeK M51AC 1.89%

About (from Square Enix)

Square Enix, Inc.
Publisher URL: www.square-enix.com


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