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What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #17,508
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 386.73 days

ScummVM 1.5.0

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What is ScummVM?

ScummVM is a collection of game engine recreations. ScummVM is a reimplementation of the part of the software used to interpret the scripting languages such games used to describe the game world rather than emulating the hardware the games ran on; as such, ScummVM allows the games it supports to be played on platforms other than those for which they were originally released.

About  (from The ScummVM Team)

ScummVM is a program which allows you to run certain classic graphical point-and-click adventure games, provided you already have their data files. The clever part about this: ScummVM just replaces the executables shipped with the games, allowing you to play them on systems for which they were never designed! ScummVM s...  Read more


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 scummvm.exe. The setup package generally installs about 16 files and is usually about 27.19 MB (28,513,784 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.scummvm.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ScummVM\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ScummVM\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 27.19 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ScummVM 1.5.0

Program executable:scummvm.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\ScummVM\scummvm.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • CMI Launcher.exe (by Quick And Easy Software) - Curse Of Monkey Island Launcher
  • CURSE.EXE (by LucasArts Entertainment Company) - Monkey Island 3 Launcher
  • DSETUP.DLL (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® 95 (Direct driver preloader)
  • DSETUP16.DLL (by Microsoft) - DirectX Setup - 16-bit piece
  • DSETUP32.DLL - DirectX Setup - 32-bit piece
  • InstDX50.exe
  • Register.exe
  • ScummVM Q+E.exe (by Quick And Easy) - ScummVM Quick And Easy
  • SDL.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • Website.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • CURSE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{58907A6F-D678-484C-8CAC-D2FD1BBF90D2}' (runs on registration).
  • COMI.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{0CBA6622-ECF9-4356-B1DB-DDEF40CE4B5C}' (runs on registration).
  • CMI Launcher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F46653D9-72BC-4006-B306-791BA3CC913A}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove ScummVM?

Quickly and completely remove ScummVM 1.5.0 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ScummVM 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 ScummVM 1.5.0, 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 ScummVM.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.86%
Windows 10 13.30%
Windows XP 5.59%
Windows Vista 4.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.07%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.33%
Windows 7 Professional 9.60%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.60%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.20%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.93%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.44%
  Germany 14.66%
  France 8.98%
  Italy 7.09%
  United Kingdom 6.38%
  Spain 4.73%
  Canada 3.31%
  Netherlands 2.84%
  Austria 1.65%
  Australia 1.65%
  Belgium 1.18%
  Brazil 1.18%
  Israel 1.18%
  Hungary 0.95%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 23.72%
Hewlett-Packard 20.47%
Dell 14.88%
ASUS 12.09%
Alienware 2.33%
Lenovo 2.33%
Medion 2.33%
Samsung 2.33%
Toshiba 2.33%
American Megatrends 1.40%
MSI 1.40%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.65%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.65%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.92%
Dell XPS 8300 2.19%
Dell Inspiron 620 2.19%
Acer Aspire 5738 2.19%


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