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Steam Package Installer

What is Steam Package Installer?

This is the Steam client for use with GameStop downloaded games.


Steam Package Installer is a program developed by GameStop. The main program executable is steam_stub.exe. The setup package is about 57.87 MB (60,684,245 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 82% of users of Steam Package Installer come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gamestop.com/gs/landing/pc-game-downloads
Help link: www.impulsedriven.com/help
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\{dc340143-5f40-4a6c-ab08-50522ea5e797}
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{DC340143-5F40-4A6C-AB08-50522EA5E797}\steam_stub.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 57.87 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Steam Package Installer

Program executable:steam_stub.exe
Steam Game Installer

How do I remove Steam Package Installer?

You can uninstall Steam Package Installer 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 Steam Package Installer, 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 Steam Package Installer.

Win 7 (SP1) 77%
Win 7 5%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 81.82%
Windows 10 13.64%
Windows Vista 4.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 59.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.18%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.09%
Windows 10 Pro 4.55%
Windows 7 Professional 4.55%
Windows Vista Ultimate 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

81.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 81.82%
  United Kingdom 6.06%
  Australia 3.03%
  Canada 3.03%
  DK 3.03%
  Finland 3.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 25.00%
Dell 18.75%
Hewlett-Packard 18.75%
Sony 6.25%
ASUS 6.25%
Common models
Sony VGNFW590F3B 5.56%
NVIDIA 132-CK-NF79 5.56%
MSI MS-7673 5.56%
HP-Pavilion NC686AAR-ABA ... 5.56%
HP-Pavilion KJ381AA-ABA m... 5.56%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1074 5.56%

About (from GameStop)

GameStop is the world's largest multichannel video game retailer.
Publisher URL: www.gamestop.com


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