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4% remove it96% keep it
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Average installed length: 171.56 days

MSI Kombustor 2.5.0

What is MSI Kombustor?

MSI Kombustor is a software application which allows you to perform a benchmark test on your graphics card. It can be handled by users who carefully monitor their system's components, such as video gamers and web developers, in this case. There are three 3D tests available for you to run - Wavy Plane (GL2), Fractal Frame (GL3) and Triangle of Death (GL2). So, you can run a stress tests and find out the average frames per second.


The primary executable is named kloaderwin32.exe. The setup package generally installs about 20 files and is usually about 40.74 MB (42,715,336 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: event.msi.com/vga/afterburner
Help link: forums.guru3d.com/forumdisplay.php?f=55
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MSI Kombustor 2.5\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\MSI Kombustor 2.5\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 40.74 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MSI Kombustor 2.5.0

Program executable:kloaderwin32.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\msi kombustor 2.5\kloaderwin32.exe
Additional files:
  • MSIKombustorDX10.exe - MSIKombustor (MSI Kombustor - Burn-in test and benchmarking utility.)
  • MSIKombustorDX11.exe
  • MSIKombustorDX9.exe
  • MSIKombustorGL.exe
  • PhysXCore.dll (by NVIDIA) - PhysXCore Dynamic Link Library
  • PhysXDevice.dll (by NVIDIA) - NVIDIA PhysX Device Module
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

How do I remove MSI Kombustor?

You can uninstall MSI Kombustor 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 MSI Kombustor 2.5.0, 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 MSI Kombustor.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.83%
Windows 10 28.85%
Windows XP 1.41%
Windows Vista 0.90%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.62%
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.97%
Windows 7 Professional 11.53%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.98%
Windows 8.1 5.74%
Windows 8 Pro 4.15%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.18% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.18%
  Germany 10.57%
  United Kingdom 5.81%
  France 4.60%
  Canada 2.77%
  Australia 2.35%
  Netherlands 2.04%
  Poland 1.78%
  Italy 1.73%
  Sweden 1.67%
  Finland 1.57%
  Belgium 1.26%
  Brazil 1.20%
  Norway 1.10%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 20.53%
Dell 15.50%
Acer 15.23%
Hewlett-Packard 11.79%
MSI 6.49%
Alienware 4.24%
Lenovo 3.05%
Samsung 1.99%
Intel 1.46%
Medion 0.66%
American Megatrends 0.53%
Common models
ASUS All Series 10.31%
MSI MS-7751 5.45%
MSI MS-7821 4.67%
MSI MS-7758 4.47%
MSI MS-7845 2.53%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.14%

About MSI Co., LTD

Micro-Star International (MSI) is a motherboard and video card manufacturer that also manufactures a wide range of products including notebooks, gaming laptops, All-in-One PCs, servers and workstations, industrial PCs, household appliances, car infotainment products, barebone systems and communication devices.
Publisher URL: www.msi.com


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