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Should I remove Heroes of Might and Magic 4 Complete?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,629
United States Rank #19,139
Reach 0.0113%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 39.29 days
532.99 days >
Average installed length: 280.05 days


VersionDistribution 4.48% 0.45% 23.32%

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Heroes of Might and Magic 4 Complete

What is Heroes of Might and Magic 4 Complete?

Heroes of Might and Magic 4 Complete is a digital video game distributed through the DRM-free GOG service. This game can be run from the optional download manager or directly downloaded through the cloud.

About  (from GOG.com)

Some prophecies of doom do come true. Escape the flames licking at your back and jump quickly through a portal into another world, for only the bold will be allowed to live. Embrace a wondrous new land and uncover its ancient mysteries. Battle its deadly creatures and explore a forgotten past. Here lie gods who have be...  Read more


The most common release is, with over 32% of all installations currently using this version. 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 heroes4.exe. The setup package generally installs about 17 files and is usually about 967.18 MB (1,014,159,517 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gog.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GOG.com\Heroes of Might and Magic 4 Complete\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\GOG.com\Heroes of Might and Magic 4 Complete\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 967.18 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Heroes of Might and Magic 4 Complete

Program executable:heroes4.exe
Name:Heroes of Might and Magic® IV: Winds of Warâ„¢
Path:C:\Program Files\GOG.com\Heroes of Might and Magic 4 Complete\heroes4.exe
Additional files:
  • goggame.dll
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink (Bink Video)
  • campaign_editor.exe (by The 3DO Company)
  • drvmgt.dll
  • GameuxInstallHelper.dll (by Microsoft) - Game Explorer Install Helper DLL
  • goggame-1207658915.dll
  • Mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • heroes4.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{55430E02-B1C7-4A81-8E5B-D02181386267}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Heroes of Might and Magic 4 Complete?

You can uninstall Heroes of Might and Magic 4 Complete 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 Heroes of Might and Magic 4 Complete, 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 Heroes of Might and Magic 4 Complete.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.78%
Windows 10 29.60%
Windows Vista 4.48%
Windows XP 3.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.63%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.08%
Windows 8.1 10.31%
Windows 10 Home 9.87%
Windows 7 Professional 6.28%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.32% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.32%
  DK 4.87%
  Finland 4.12%
  Canada 4.12%
  Norway 3.37%
  Poland 3.37%
  Israel 3.00%
  France 2.62%
  United Kingdom 2.62%
  RS 2.25%
  Germany 2.25%
  Czech Republic 2.25%
  Sweden 1.87%
  Australia 1.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.60%
ASUS 17.81%
Acer 15.07%
Dell 12.33%
Toshiba 7.53%
Lenovo 5.48%
MSI 3.42%
Samsung 2.74%
American Megatrends 2.74%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.63%
ASUS All Series 4.63%
ASUSTeK G75VW 2.78%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.85%
Dell Inspiron N5110 1.85%
Acer Aspire V3-531 1.85%

About GOG.com

GOG Limited (GOG.com) is a video game distribution service that delivers "classic" video games through its DRM-free digital platform for Windows.
Publisher URL: www.gog.com


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