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3% remove it97% keep it
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What is Heir to the Throne?

Heir to the Throne is a video game distributed on the GamersGate game store which uses a micros-download client.


Heir to the Throne is a software program developed by GamersGate. 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 20 files. 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 33% of users of Heir to the Throne come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gamersgate.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Paradox Interactive\Europa Universalis III\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Paradox Interactive\Europa Universalis III\unins002.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by Heir to the Throne

  • eu3.exe (by Paradox Interactive) - launcher
  • eu3game.exe
  • unins001.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • d3dx9_35.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows®
  • MEIOU - Launcher.exe
  • setupreg.exe
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup
  • unins002.exe
  • unins003.exe
  • unins004.exe
  • unins005.exe
  • unins006.exe
  • unins007.exe
  • unins008.exe
  • unins009.exe
  • unins010.exe
  • unins011.exe
  • unpacker.exe
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • eu3.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{0230826A-09DA-4364-BBFC-5D428B8FD0F6}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • eu3.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Hearts of Iron 3\hoi3.exe'.
  • eu3game.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Europa Universalis III - Complete\eu3game.exe'.

How do I remove Heir to the Throne?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.49%
Windows 10 22.22%
Windows Vista 7.94%
Windows XP 6.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.27%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.87%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.94%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.35%
Windows 7 Professional 6.35%
Windows 8.1 6.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.33%
  United Kingdom 13.04%
  France 11.59%
  Poland 11.59%
  Sweden 5.80%
  Canada 4.35%
  Italy 4.35%
  Belgium 1.45%
  Brazil 1.45%
  Czech Republic 1.45%
  Germany 1.45%
  Croatia 1.45%
  Indonesia 1.45%
  Ireland 1.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.40%
Acer 19.15%
ASUS 14.89%
Hewlett-Packard 14.89%
Lenovo 6.38%
Alienware 6.38%
American Megatrends 4.26%
Medion 2.13%
Intel 2.13%
Common models
TOSHIBA SATELLITE L850-16... 1.92%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 1.92%
Sony VGN-Z51WG_B 1.92%
Samsung RC530/RC730 1.92%
Samsung R530/R730/R540 ... 1.92%

Publisher URL: www.gamersgate.com


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