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Should I remove Katawa Shoujo?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,872
United States Rank #3,560
Reach 0.1058%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.16 days
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Average installed length: 312.54 days

Katawa Shoujo

What is Katawa Shoujo?  (from Four Leaf Studios)

Katawa Shoujo is a bishoujo-style visual novel set in the fictional Yamaku High School for disabled children, located somewhere in modern Japan. Hisao Nakai, a normal boy living a normal life, has his life turned upside down when a congenital heart defect forces him to move to a new school after a long hospitalization....  Read more


Katawa Shoujo is a software program developed by Four Leaf Studios. 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 setup package generally installs about 10 files and is usually about 473.22 MB (496,207,378 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 63% of users of Katawa Shoujo come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.katawa-shoujo.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\katawa shoujo
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Katawa Shoujo\Uninstall Katawa Shoujo.exe"
Estimated size: 473.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Katawa Shoujo

  • python25.dll (by Python Software Foundation) - Python (Python Core)
  • Katawa Shoujo.exe
  • Uninstall Katawa Shoujo.exe
  • msvcr71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • [4ls]_katawa_shoujo_[windows][C3798628].exe
  • [4ls]_katawa_shoujo_1.1-[windows][8AACDD32].exe
  • d3d9.dll
  • dxgi.dll
  • katawa_crash_beta_8-36.exe (by Adobe Systems) - Shockwave Flash (Adobe Flash Player 10.0 r22)
  • Uninstall Katawa Shoujo Act 1.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Katawa Shoujo.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{6A9AC677-4809-4D9B-A843-90FBBAD5D905}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Katawa Shoujo?

You can uninstall Katawa Shoujo 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 Katawa Shoujo, 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 Katawa Shoujo.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.28%
Windows 10 33.70%
Windows Vista 1.82%
Windows XP 1.20%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.46%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.41%
Windows 8.1 12.40%
Windows 7 Professional 7.21%
Windows 10 Home 7.16%
Windows 8 3.99%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.00%
  Canada 5.17%
  United Kingdom 5.17%
  France 2.42%
  Australia 2.10%
  Germany 1.77%
  Sweden 1.19%
  Brazil 1.16%
  Norway 1.05%
  Mexico 0.98%
  Indonesia 0.94%
  Italy 0.94%
  Philippines 0.90%
  Belgium 0.87%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.68%
Dell 15.71%
ASUS 15.33%
Acer 14.95%
Toshiba 7.48%
Lenovo 5.89%
Samsung 3.25%
Alienware 2.34%
MSI 1.81%
Intel 0.60%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.47%
ASUS All Series 4.76%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.41%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.35%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.47%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.29%


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