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Should I remove MapleStory?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,735
United States Rank #2,526
Reach 0.1466%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.73 days
552.39 days >
Average installed length: 290.24 days


1.00.000 0.28%

Typically installed together

Other programs by Wizet


What is MapleStory?

MapleStory is a free-to-play, 2D, side-scrolling massively multiplayer online role-playing game, developed by the South Korean company Wizet. In the game, players travel the "Maple World", defeating monsters and developing their characters' skills and abilities as is typical in role-playing games. Players can interact with others in many ways, such as through chatting, trading and playing minigames.

About  (from Wizet)

Maple World is one enormous place full of adventure and excitement, and you’ve got quite the journey ahead of you. I understand that not everyone has been fortunate enough to experience Maple World’s countless wonders and the riveting tale that ties them together, so allow me, the great Spiegelmann, to enlighten you! M...  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 main program executable is maplestory.exe. The software installer includes 85 files and is usually about 39.57 MB (41,489,366 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: maplestory.nexon.net
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Games\Nexon\MapleStory
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\NexonUS\NGM\NGM.exe" -modC:uninstall -gamC:33563155 -localC:US
Estimated size: 39.57 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MapleStory

Program executable:maplestory.exe
Name:Wizet MapleStory
Additional files:
  • ZLZ.dll
  • Shape2D.dll - Shape2D Module
  • Sound_DX8.dll - Sound_DX8 Module
  • Canvas.dll - Canvas Module
  • Gr2D_DX8.dll - Gr2D_DX8 Module
  • NameSpace.dll - NameSpace Module
  • PCOM.dll - PCOM Module
  • ResMan.dll - ResMan Module
  • Gr2D_DX9.dll - Gr2D_DX9 Module
  • Extalia.dll
  • ExtaliaMS.exe - ExtaliaMS
  • Ereve.exe (by Ereve) - Ereve Client (Ereve)
  • nxsteam.exe (by Nexon America) - Nexon Steam Game Launcher
  • nxsteamres.dll (by Nexon America) - Nexon Steam Game Launcher - MapleStory Resource

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MapleStory.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{4BF983F5-010D-4588-A488-1E2558A6316D}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • MapleStory.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\MapleStory\MapleStory.exe'.

How do I remove MapleStory?

You can uninstall MapleStory 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 MapleStory, 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 MapleStory.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.52%
Windows 10 31.05%
Windows Vista 2.87%
Windows XP 1.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.65%
Windows 8.1 13.47%
Windows 7 Professional 6.81%
Windows 8 5.52%
Windows 10 Home 4.34%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.44%
  Canada 8.98%
  Australia 3.31%
  Israel 2.30%
  Korea 1.51%
  Netherlands 1.51%
  Singapore 1.29%
  Brazil 0.96%
  Malaysia 0.78%
  United Kingdom 0.68%
  Mexico 0.58%
  Peru 0.48%
  Sweden 0.43%
  Norway 0.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.70%
Dell 16.24%
ASUS 12.85%
Acer 12.30%
Lenovo 5.90%
Toshiba 5.69%
Samsung 4.65%
Alienware 3.55%
MSI 1.59%
Intel 1.26%
Apple 0.87%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 9.60%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.10%
ASUS All Series 3.84%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.07%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.94%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.56%


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