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Should I remove Far Cry 3?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,800
United States Rank #12,804
Reach 0.0323%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.27 days
273.45 days >
Average installed length: 143.68 days

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Far Cry 3

What is Far Cry 3?

The version is a repack of the game and not distributed by the original publisher which might not be a legal or legitimate copy, please refer to the game copyright.

About  (from R.G. Mechanics)

Far Cry 3 is an open world first-person shooter set on an island unlike any other. A place where heavily armed warlords traffic in slaves. Where outsiders are hunted for ransom. And as you embark on a desperate quest to rescue your friends, you realize that the only way to escape this darknessā€¦is to embrace it. Create ...  Read more


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 is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The setup package generally installs about 44 files and is usually about 65.81 MB (69,003,061 bytes). The installed file FC3Updater.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.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: tapochek.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\R.G. Mechanics\Far Cry 3\
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\Far Cry 3\Uninstall\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 65.81 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Far Cry 3

  • farcry3.exe (by Ubisoft Entertainment) - Far Cry 3
  • farcry3_d3d11.exe (by Ubisoft Entertainment)
  • FC3.dll - Dunia Engine/Far Cry 2 Dynamic Link Library
  • FC3_d3d11.dll
  • FC3Editor.exe (by Ubisoft) - FC3Editor
  • FC3Updater.exe (by Ubisoft) - Autopatch (Autopatch system)
  • GDFInstall.exe
  • GDFWin8.dll
  • systemdetection.dll - System Detection DLL
  • ubiorbitapi_r2_loader.dll
  • uplay_r1_loader.dll
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • d3d9.dll
  • d3dcompiler_43.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct3D HLSL Compiler)
  • dinput8.dll
  • DSETUP.dll (by Microsoft) - Direct driver preloader
  • dsetup32.dll - Microsoft® DirectX pour Windows® (Programme d'installation de DirectX - 32 bits)
  • DXSETUP.exe - Installation de Microsoft DirectX
  • Far Cry 3 Language Selector.exe (by RELOADED) - Far Cry 3 Language Selector
  • farcry3_1.01.exe - Far Cry 3 - 1.01 (InstallScript Setup Launcher)
  • farcry3_1.05.exe - Far Cry 3 - 1.05
  • FarCryConfigEng.dll (by Crytek) - Far Cry Configuration Tool (Far Cry Configuration Tool Resource Dll (English))
  • FarCryConfigurator.exe (by Crytek)
  • FC3Editor.Core.dll - FC3Editor.Core
  • FirewallInstall.exe
  • gpudatabase.dll - GPU Database DLL (Ubisoft Entertainment)
  • hialgo_uninstaller.exe
  • hialgoboost.dll
  • icudt.dll - Uplay_Steam006 1.0
  • Launcher.exe
  • Net.exe - Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Setup)
  • pbag.dll
  • pbcl.dll
  • pbsv.dll
  • SandBar.dll (by Divelements Limited - http://www.divelements.co.uk/) - SandBar (SandBar (Commercial Version))
  • SandDock.dll (by Divelements Limited - http://www.divelements.co.uk/) - SandDock (SandDock (Commercial Version))
  • setup.exe (by tapochek.net)
  • Steam006.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • Uninstall.exe
  • Uplay.exe
  • Uplay_SC.dll
  • vcredist_x86.exe (by Lisabon) - Microsoft Visual C++ 2005-2008-2010-2012 Hybrid x86

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

4 Scheduled Tasks
  • Far Cry 3 Language Selector.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E41017CC-B9AD-4F0A-90D1-973D873AAD5A}' (runs on registration).
  • farcry3.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7AB4C29B-FDBE-4770-8BC0-24776199FD6E}' (runs on registration).
  • Launcher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{60F6A3D0-637A-4974-8203-708D6E27B6BB}' (runs on registration).
  • farcry3_d3d11.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E6601696-FAAD-4D83-8AD9-5A5E583E4FF1}' (runs on registration).
4 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • FC3Updater.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Games\FarCry3\bin\FC3Updater.exe'.
  • FC3Editor.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Games\FarCry3\bin\FC3Editor.exe'.
  • farcry3_d3d11.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Games\FarCry3\bin\farcry3_d3d11.exe'.
  • farcry3.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Games\FarCry3\bin\farcry3.exe'.

How do I remove Far Cry 3?

You can uninstall Far Cry 3 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 Far Cry 3, 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 Far Cry 3.

Win 10 50%
Win 7 (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 49.76%
Windows 7 49.29%
Windows XP 0.63%
Windows Vista 0.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.58%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.39%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.08%
Windows 8.1 8.39%
Windows 7 Professional 7.75%
Windows 10 Pro 7.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.91% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.91%
  Russia 8.48%
  Germany 5.46%
  India 5.17%
  Sweden 3.59%
  United Kingdom 3.02%
  UA 2.73%
  Philippines 2.16%
  Canada 1.87%
  Poland 1.87%
  DZ 1.44%
  Malaysia 1.44%
  Netherlands 1.44%
  TN 1.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.77%
Acer 18.82%
ASUS 18.55%
Lenovo 12.63%
Dell 10.48%
Samsung 3.49%
Toshiba 2.15%
MSI 1.61%
Alienware 1.34%
Intel 0.81%
Apple 0.54%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.08%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.60%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.30%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.83%
LENOVO 20351 2.36%
MSI MS-7592 2.36%

Publisher URL: tapochek.net


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