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Should I remove Pirate101?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,406
United States Rank #2,691
Reach 0.0907%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.35 days
570.97 days >
Average installed length: 300.00 days


1.0.0 100.00%

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What is Pirate101?  (from KingsIsle Entertainment)

Pirate101 is a free online multiplayer Pirate game set in a mythical world of flying Pirate ships, strange beasts and amazing Pirate treasure! Both casual game and MMO players of all ages will enjoy creating their custom Pirate character to explore magical game worlds and sail off for hidden treasure.


Pirate101 is a software program developed by KingsIsle Entertainment. 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 primary executable is named Pirate101.exe. The setup package generally installs about 20 files and is usually about 1023.33 MB (1,073,039,950 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 91% of users of Pirate101 come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\KingsIsle Entertainment\Pirate101
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{662140BE-138C-4DC1-B4CD-B62C6C855A25}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 1023.33 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Pirate101

Program executable:Pirate101.exe
Path:C:\ProgramData\KingsIsle Entertainment\Pirate101\Pirate101.exe
Additional files:
  • PirateLauncherUI.dll - Core PirateLauncher
  • BugReporter.exe - Bug Reporter
  • Pirate101.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Pirate101.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{93D45BFC-0D76-4306-B89A-7A61C151D8B4}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Pirate101?

You can uninstall Pirate101 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 Pirate101, 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 Pirate101.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.58%
Windows 10 26.40%
Windows Vista 9.62%
Windows XP 2.40%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 48.96%
Windows 8.1 11.37%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.93%
Windows 10 Home 6.75%
Windows 7 Professional 6.13%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.23%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.84% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.84%
  Canada 2.38%
  United Kingdom 1.82%
  Australia 1.08%
  New Zealand 0.49%
  Netherlands 0.21%
  Germany 0.21%
  TT 0.17%
  Sweden 0.17%
  Italy 0.17%
  South Africa 0.10%
  France 0.10%
  RS 0.10%
  India 0.10%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.89%
Dell 26.70%
Acer 14.00%
Toshiba 8.66%
ASUS 5.10%
Lenovo 2.02%
Samsung 1.62%
Alienware 0.89%
Intel 0.73%
Gateway 0.57%
Common models
HP 2000 Notebook PC 5.50%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 4.43%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.90%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.55%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.30%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.30%

comments2 comments

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cosanostraover a year ago
Pirate101 refuses to allow itself to be uninstalled following the instructions below. A window will open claiming it is being uninstalled and will claim it completed the task - just click "Finish". Nope, it is still there. what should i do?
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Truthcheckerover a year ago
Pirate101 (and Wizard101) refuses to allow itself to be uninstalled following the instructions below. A window will open claiming it is being uninstalled and will claim it completed the task - just click "Finish". Nope, it is still there.