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Should I remove Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,829
United States Rank #8,686
Reach 0.0373%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 101.09 days
404.50 days >
Average installed length: 212.54 days

Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee


Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee is a software program developed by Oddworld Inhabitants. 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 setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 620.87 MB (651,033,243 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 52% of users of Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.oddworld.com/games/ow_abeodd.shtml
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Oddworld Abes Oddysee
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/15700
Estimated size: 620.87 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee

  • AbeWin.exe - Oddworld Abe's Oddysee
  • _SETUP.DLL (by InstallShield Software) - InstallShield® (Setup Launcher Resource)
  • Auto.exe
  • _ISDEL.EXE (by InstallShield Software) - InstallShield Deleter.
  • ddraw.dll
  • dsetup.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX für Windows® 95 (Direct driver preloader)
  • dsetup16.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® 95 (DirectX Setup - 16-bit piece)
  • dsetup32.dll - DirectX Setup - 32-bit piece
  • SETUP.EXE - Setup Launcher

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • AbeWin.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{232AFEB0-890D-4B14-A062-F044B0607958}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • AbeWin.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\SteamLibrary\steamapps\common\Oddworld Abes Oddysee\AbeWin.exe'.

How do I remove Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee?

Quickly and completely remove Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.27%
Windows 8 38.62%
Windows Vista 1.53%
Windows XP 0.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.72%
Windows 8.1 14.15%
Windows 10 Home 10.13%
Windows 7 Professional 7.27%
Windows 10 Pro 4.97%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.60% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.60%
  United Kingdom 13.28%
  Australia 6.26%
  France 5.04%
  Canada 2.90%
  Italy 2.29%
  Germany 2.14%
  Poland 1.83%
  Ireland 1.53%
  Finland 1.37%
  DK 1.22%
  New Zealand 1.22%
  Sweden 1.22%
  Brazil 1.07%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.10%
ASUS 15.36%
Acer 14.23%
Dell 10.86%
Lenovo 7.49%
Toshiba 4.49%
Alienware 3.37%
Samsung 3.37%
MSI 3.00%
Intel 1.87%
Apple 0.75%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.11%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.78%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.78%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 2.70%
MSI MS-7758 2.70%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.16%


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