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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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1.4.6 100.00%

Minecraft version 1.4.6


Minecraft version 1.4.6 is a software program developed by Mojang AB. 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 2 files and is usually about 956.9 KB (979,868 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 51% of users of Minecraft come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: minecraft.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Minecraft\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Minecraft\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 956.9 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Minecraft version 1.4.6

  • Minecraft.exe - Minecraft Launcher by simpleMC (Minecraft Launcher)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Minecraft.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DF1D28AA-2E91-418C-A23A-7E3B7D5BDB48}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Minecraft?

You can uninstall Minecraft 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 Minecraft version 1.4.6, 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 Minecraft.

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 74.29%
Windows 10 17.14%
Windows Vista 8.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 60.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.57%
Windows 8 5.71%
Windows 8.1 5.71%
Windows 10 Home 2.86%
Windows 7 Enterprise 2.86%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.11% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.11%
  Canada 15.56%
  Australia 8.89%
  United Kingdom 6.67%
  Belgium 4.44%
  Netherlands 4.44%
  Finland 2.22%
  France 2.22%
  Ireland 2.22%
  Norway 2.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Dell 16.67%
Toshiba 6.67%
ASUS 6.67%
Sony 3.33%
Medion 3.33%
Lenovo 3.33%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 620s 6.25%
Gateway DX4300 6.25%
Acer Aspire 4830T 6.25%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 3.13%
TOSHIBA Satellite C650 3.13%


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