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Should I remove PhoenixRC?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,881
United States Rank #12,149
Reach 0.0189%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.26 days
450.17 days >
Average installed length: 236.53 days


4.0.10 30.38%
3.00.18 11.02%
3.00.16 12.63%
3.00.12 6.45%
2.5.19 11.56%
2.5.13 3.23%
2.5.6 0.81%
2.00.14 2.96%
2.00.10 0.27%
1.05.10000 1.88%
1.05.6000 0.54%
1.04.0000 0.81%
1.2.0 15.59%
1.1.0 1.88%

Other programs by Runtime Games Ltd


What is PhoenixRC?  (from Runtime Games Ltd)

Phoenix RC Flight Simulators are realistic flight sims that will teach you how to fly an RC airplane, without the expense of crashing the real thing while you learn. Phoenix is available in a version with a real RC transmitter, or in a version where you use your own transmitter. Phoenix has over 100 beautifully modeled...  Read more


PhoenixRC is a program developed by Runtime Games Ltd. The most used version is 4.0.10, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is phoenixRC.exe. The software installer includes 28 files and is usually about 2.26 MB (2,364,688 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 55% of users of PhoenixRC come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.phoenix-sim.com
Help link: www.phoenix-sim.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PhoenixRC\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{7A03BEDC-6390-440E-8D13-721A22F0BD1F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.26 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by PhoenixRC

Program executable:phoenixRC.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\PhoenixRC\phoenixRC.exe
Additional files:
  • OnlineInstaller.exe - Phoenix R/C Online Installer
  • phoenixUpdateInstaller.exe - Phoenix Update Installer
  • phoenixCreator.exe - PhoenixPaint
  • OpenAL32.dll (by Portions (C) Creative Labs and NVIDIA) - Standard OpenAL(TM) Library (Standard OpenAL(TM) Implementation)
  • wrap_oal.dll (by Creative Labs) - Creative Labs OpenAL32 (OpenAL32)
  • pxInUp.exe
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • phoenixRC.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • phoenixRC.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E6C06727-6AB7-4F1A-9377-FFFEF3FD5A74}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove PhoenixRC?

You can uninstall PhoenixRC 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 PhoenixRC, 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 PhoenixRC.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.05%
Windows 10 22.04%
Windows Vista 7.26%
Windows XP 5.38%
Windows Server 2003 0.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.54%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.90%
Windows 7 Professional 9.43%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.20%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.66%
Windows 8.1 5.12%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.03%
  United Kingdom 8.14%
  Australia 4.28%
  France 4.28%
  Canada 4.07%
  Germany 3.00%
  Sweden 2.14%
  Netherlands 2.14%
  South Africa 1.71%
  Czech Republic 1.71%
  Italy 1.50%
  DK 1.50%
  Finland 1.07%
  Belgium 1.07%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.43%
Dell 19.91%
Acer 13.72%
ASUS 8.41%
Toshiba 4.87%
Lenovo 3.54%
Apple 2.65%
Samsung 1.77%
Intel 1.33%
Sahara 0.88%
Medion 0.88%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.65%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.10%
Dell Inspiron N7010 2.33%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.33%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.33%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 2.33%


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