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7% remove it93% keep it
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Railroad Tycoon 3


Railroad Tycoon 3 is a software program developed by PopTop. 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 7 files and is usually about 3.14 MB (3,295,713 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 62% of users of Railroad Tycoon 3 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.poptop.com/rt3info.htm
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\steam\steamapps\common\railroad tycoon 3
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/7610
Estimated size: 3.14 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Railroad Tycoon 3

  • RT3.exe - Railroad Tycoon 3
  • CPUInfo.exe
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • ConfigUtil.exe.exe
  • d3d8.dll
  • Mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • uninst106.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • RT3.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F9535355-BBBC-44D6-996F-04E75879CEA5}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • RT3.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Railroad Tycoon 3\RT3.exe'.

How do I remove Railroad Tycoon 3?

You can uninstall Railroad Tycoon 3 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 Railroad Tycoon 3, 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 Railroad Tycoon 3.

Win 10 54%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 53.70%
Windows 7 42.59%
Windows Vista 2.47%
Windows XP 1.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.60%
Windows 8.1 19.75%
Windows 10 Home 17.90%
Windows 7 Professional 10.49%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.26%
Windows 10 Pro 4.94%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.93% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.93%
  United Kingdom 10.09%
  France 5.05%
  Canada 4.13%
  Germany 4.13%
  Netherlands 2.75%
  Norway 2.75%
  Sweden 2.29%
  Australia 1.38%
  Italy 1.38%
  Czech Republic 0.92%
  Austria 0.46%
  DK 0.46%
  Spain 0.46%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.17%
ASUS 19.57%
Acer 11.96%
Lenovo 8.70%
Toshiba 6.52%
Dell 5.43%
Alienware 2.17%
MSI 2.17%
Samsung 2.17%
American Megatrends 2.17%
Apple 1.09%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.08%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.65%
Alienware Alienware X51 R... 1.77%
ASUSTeK G750JX 1.77%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 1.77%
ASUSTeK G75VW 1.77%


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