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Should I remove NCLauncher NCSOFT?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #25,737
United States Rank #36,209
Reach 0.0066%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.52 days
162.80 days >
Average installed length: 85.54 days


What is NCLauncher NCSOFT?  (from NCsoft)

The NCSOFT Launcher lets you launch NCSOFT GameForge games, download new NCSOFT games, automatically download game updates without interrupting your gameplay, and keep up with the latest NCSOFT news. Updates are automatically managed by the NCSOFT Launcher using trickle technology so you can continue playing while the ...  Read more


NCLauncher NCSOFT is a software program developed by NCsoft. 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 6.26 MB (6,567,633 bytes). The installed file NCUpdaterWrapper.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 59% of users of NCLauncher NCSOFT come from Japan, it is also popular in the United States and Taiwan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ncsoft.jp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NCSOFT\NCLauncher
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\NCSOFT\NCLauncher\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 6.26 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NCLauncher NCSOFT

  • NCUpdaterWrapper.dll - NCUpdaterWrapper Dynamic Link Library
  • NCUniUpdater2.dll - NCUniUpdater2 Dynamic Link Library
  • NCUpdater.dll - NCUpdater Dynamic Link Library
  • NCLauncher.exe - NCLauncher Module
  • Uninstall.exe - NCLauncher (NCLauncher Installer)
  • LinIntUpdater.dll
  • NCL2Updater.dll - Lineage II Update Module
  • UserSysInfoCollector.exe - UserSysInfoCollector (UserSystemInformationCollector)
  • xdelta.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • NCLauncher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D20AC5F4-3B08-49AD-96A8-6D1E408D44C7}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove NCLauncher NCSOFT?

You can uninstall NCLauncher NCSOFT 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 NCLauncher (NCSOFT), 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 NCLauncher NCSOFT.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.62%
Windows 10 20.77%
Windows XP 7.69%
Windows Vista 6.92%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.85%
Windows 7 Professional 10.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.69%
Windows 10 Home 6.15%
Windows 8.1 6.15%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.57% of installs come from Japan
Which countries install it?
  Japan 58.57%
  United States 22.14%
  Taiwan 3.57%
  Thailand 2.14%
  Canada 1.43%
  Singapore 1.43%
  Australia 0.71%
  Switzerland 0.71%
  China 0.71%
  Germany 0.71%
  France 0.71%
  United Kingdom 0.71%
  Croatia 0.71%
  Indonesia 0.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 20.00%
Dell 18.18%
Acer 18.18%
NEC 12.73%
Toshiba 9.09%
Lenovo 7.27%
Alienware 3.64%
Intel 1.82%
Hewlett-Packard 1.82%
American Megatrends 1.82%
Common models
ThirdWave Corporation Pri... 10.75%
ASUS All Series 3.23%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.15%
Acer Aspire 5560 2.15%
Acer Aspire 5750 2.15%


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