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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,614
United States Rank #7,751
Reach 0.0391%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.12 days
416.47 days >
Average installed length: 218.82 days


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What is FORCED?  (from BetaDwarf)

Forced is a one- to four-player co-op arcade action RPG with puzzle and tactical elements. You are cast as slaves in the toughest fantasy gladiator school of them all, condemned to fight to the death, all the while attempting to win your freedom. You will face deadly trials and huge creatures, but Balfus, your Spirit M...  Read more


FORCED is a software program developed by BetaDwarf. 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 primary executable is named FORCED.exe. The setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 3.58 MB (3,758,817 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 57% of users of FORCED come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: forcedthegame.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Games\Steam\steamapps\common\FORCED
Uninstaller: "C:\Games\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/249990
Estimated size: 3.58 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FORCED

Program executable:FORCED.exe
Additional files:
  • FORCED.exe
  • CSteamworks.dll (by Riley Labrecque) - CSteamworks (A C ABI wrapper for Steamworks)
  • dinput8.dll
  • steam_api.dll (by Valve) - Steam Client API
  • SteamworksNative.dll
  • UWKPlugin.dll
  • x360ce.exe (by TocaEdit) - X360 Controller Emulator
  • xinput1_1.dll
  • xinput1_3.dll (by http://x360ce.googlecode.com) - XBOX 360 Controller Emulator
  • XInputDotNetPure.dll (by Microsoft) - XInputDotNetPure
  • XInputInterface.dll
  • XInputTest.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • FORCED.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\FORCED\FORCED.exe'.

How do I remove FORCED?

Quickly and completely remove FORCED from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall FORCED 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 FORCED, 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 FORCED.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.76%
Windows 10 39.05%
Windows Vista 0.92%
Windows XP 0.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.37%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.12%
Windows 8.1 13.10%
Windows 7 Professional 10.45%
Windows 10 Home 7.01%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.22%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.77% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.77%
  Canada 6.88%
  United Kingdom 5.63%
  Germany 3.96%
  Australia 3.75%
  DK 3.33%
  France 3.02%
  Sweden 2.81%
  Netherlands 1.67%
  Norway 1.25%
  Brazil 1.04%
  Italy 0.94%
  Russia 0.83%
  Finland 0.73%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 19.60%
Acer 17.61%
Hewlett-Packard 16.76%
Dell 11.93%
Lenovo 6.25%
MSI 4.83%
Alienware 4.26%
Samsung 2.84%
Toshiba 2.84%
Intel 1.70%
Common models
ASUS All Series 16.67%
MSI MS-7821 3.42%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.56%
Dell XPS 8300 1.71%
Gateway DX4860 1.71%
Gigabyte GA-870A-UD3 1.71%


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