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Should I remove Star Swarm Stress Test?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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United States Rank #20,808
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.85 days
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Average installed length: 90.55 days

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Star Swarm Stress Test


Star Swarm Stress Test is a software program developed by Oxide Games. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 20.67 MB (21,671,591 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 50% of users of Star Swarm Stress Test come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.oxidegames.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Steam\steamapps\common\Star Swarm Benchmark
Uninstaller: "C:\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/267130
Estimated size: 20.67 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Star Swarm Stress Test

  • StarSwarm_D3D.exe
  • StarSwarm_Mantle.exe
  • StarSwarmLauncher.exe
  • d3dcompiler_46.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct3D HLSL Compiler)
  • SDActivate.exe (by Stardock) - Activate (Product Activation)

How do I remove Star Swarm Stress Test?

You can uninstall Star Swarm Stress Test 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 Star Swarm Stress Test, 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 Star Swarm Stress Test.

Win 10 55%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 54.72%
Windows 7 45.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Pro 21.38%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.87%
Windows 7 Home Premium 15.09%
Windows 10 Home 10.69%
Windows 7 Professional 10.06%
Windows 8.1 7.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  United Kingdom 12.63%
  Germany 4.74%
  France 4.21%
  Australia 2.63%
  Netherlands 2.63%
  Canada 2.63%
  Sweden 2.11%
  Finland 1.58%
  Spain 1.58%
  DK 1.58%
  Poland 1.58%
  Brazil 1.05%
  Belgium 1.05%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 21.88%
Hewlett-Packard 17.19%
Dell 10.94%
MSI 9.38%
Alienware 4.69%
Acer 4.69%
Intel 1.56%
American Megatrends 1.56%
Common models
ASUS All Series 22.83%
MSI MS-7821 7.61%
Dell XPS 8700 2.17%
MSI MS-7693 2.17%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 2.17%
Gigabyte GA-880GM-UD2H 2.17%


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