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What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,624
United States Rank #25,986
Reach 0.0285%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 111.89 days
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Average installed length: 423.19 days

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RollerCoaster Tycoon 3

What is RollerCoaster Tycoon 3?

RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 is a construction and management simulation computer game. It is the third installment in the RollerCoaster Tycoon series. RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 features two methods of gameplay. In career mode, players must complete predetermined objectives in predesigned scenarios. In the new sandbox mode, players have unlimited time and money to create their own custom parks and rides. Like the previous games in the series, RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 is a strategy and simulation game in which players manage all aspects of an amusement park by building or removing rides, scenery and amenities, adjusting the park's finances, hiring staff, and keeping the park visitors, known as "peeps", happy. RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 features two main game modes.


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 RCT3plus.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 16.37 MB (17,164,576 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.rollercoastertycoon.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Atari\RollerCoaster Tycoon 3\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Atari\RollerCoaster Tycoon 3\uninst\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 16.37 MB

Program filesFiles installed by RollerCoaster Tycoon 3

Program executable:RCT3plus.exe
Name:RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3
Path:C:\Program Files\Atari\RollerCoaster Tycoon 3\RCT3plus.exe
Additional files:
  • RCT3.exe (by Frontier Developments Ltd) - RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3
  • RCT3plus.exe (by Frontier Developments Ltd)
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • unins001.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • RCT3plus.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E2849D71-85B6-4894-A605-31821038973E}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove RollerCoaster Tycoon 3?

You can uninstall RollerCoaster 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 RollerCoaster 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 RollerCoaster Tycoon 3.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.10%
Windows 10 26.56%
Windows Vista 6.77%
Windows XP 3.39%
Windows Server 2003 0.18%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 47.58%
Windows 8.1 11.81%
Windows 7 Professional 7.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.62%
Windows 10 Home 6.44%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.26% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 52.26%
  United Kingdom 18.82%
  United States 10.63%
  France 3.31%
  Netherlands 3.14%
  Austria 1.92%
  Switzerland 1.57%
  Canada 1.39%
  Belgium 1.05%
  Australia 1.05%
  Brazil 0.87%
  Finland 0.52%
  Spain 0.52%
  New Zealand 0.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 23.89%
Hewlett-Packard 22.18%
ASUS 11.60%
Dell 9.90%
Medion 9.90%
Samsung 4.78%
Lenovo 3.41%
MSI 1.37%
Toshiba 1.02%
Alienware 0.68%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 7.33%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.71%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 3.14%
ASUS All Series 2.62%
Acer Aspire 5742G 2.62%
Acer Aspire V3-771 2.62%

About (from Atari, Inc.)

Atari is a multi-platform, global interactive entertainment and licensing company.
Publisher URL: www.atari.com


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