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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #28,327
United States Rank #21,349
Reach 0.0055%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.42 days
277.89 days >
Average installed length: 146.01 days

The Old Tree

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Overview

The Old Tree is a program developed by Red Dwarf Games. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 main program executable is TheOldTree.exe. The software installer includes 47 files and is usually about 20.98 MB (22,003,224 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 63% of users of The Old Tree come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.reddwarfgames.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\The Old Tree
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/346250
Estimated size: 20.98 MB

Program filesFiles installed by The Old Tree

Program executable:TheOldTree.exe
Name:Shockwave Flash
Adobe Flash Player 11.2 r202
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\The Old Tree\TheOldTree.exe
MD5:b5a7e6bde7419ab466dcddbc0a8fab02
Additional files:
  • crashhandler.dll (by Valve) - Steam Crash Handler Library
  • crashhandler64.dll (by Valve)
  • CSERHelper.dll - CSER Helper (Debug Helper Routines)
  • GameOverlayRenderer.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer
  • GameOverlayRenderer64.dll
  • GameOverlayUI.exe - Steam
  • icui18n.dll
  • icuuc.dll
  • openvr_api.dll
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • Steam.dll
  • Steam.exe - Steam Client Bootstrapper
  • steamclient.dll
  • steamclient64.dll
  • steamerrorreporter.exe
  • steamerrorreporter64.exe
  • SteamOverlayVulkanLayer.dll
  • SteamOverlayVulkanLayer64.dll
  • SteamUI.dll - SteamUI Dynamic Link Library
  • streaming_client.exe
  • tier0_s.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library
  • tier0_s64.dll
  • uninstall.exe
  • v8.dll
  • video.dll
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll
  • vstdlib_s64.dll
  • d3dcompiler_46.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct3D HLSL Compiler)
  • d3dcompiler_46_64.dll (by Microsoft)
  • dbghelp.dll - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • libavcodec-56.dll
  • libavcodec-57.dll
  • libavformat-56.dll
  • libavformat-57.dll
  • libavresample-2.dll
  • libavresample-3.dll
  • libavutil-54.dll
  • libavutil-55.dll
  • libswscale-3.dll
  • libswscale-4.dll
  • steam_api.dll - Steam Client API
  • Steam2.dll - Steam Client Engine
  • SteamOverlayVulkanLayer.json
  • SteamOverlayVulkanLayer64.json
  • TheOldTree.exe (by Adobe Systems) - Shockwave Flash (Adobe Flash Player 11.2 r202)
  • winh264.dll
  • WriteMiniDump.exe - Win32 MiniDump Helper

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Steam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FC00CA45-1860-406A-8344-694C99E1FBAD}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Steam.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Steam_Reg_HKCURun_S-1-5-21-30861170-2331759260-2506817206-1001.
Startup File (User Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Power2GoExpress8' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" -silent.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Steam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe'.

How do I remove The Old Tree?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 10 62%
Win 7 1%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 61.68%
Windows 7 36.45%
Windows Vista 1.87%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 28.97%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.56%
Windows 10 Home 14.95%
Windows 7 Professional 7.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.48%
Windows 10 Pro 6.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.94% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.94%
  Germany 5.59%
  United Kingdom 5.59%
  France 4.20%
  Australia 2.80%
  Argentina 2.10%
  Brazil 1.40%
  Russia 1.40%
  Spain 1.40%
  Netherlands 1.40%
  Canada 1.40%
  Czech Republic 1.40%
  AW 0.70%
  Belgium 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.32%
Acer 18.92%
ASUS 14.86%
Dell 12.16%
Lenovo 8.11%
Alienware 6.76%
GIGABYTE 4.05%
MSI 4.05%
Toshiba 2.70%
American Megatrends 2.70%
Intel 1.35%
Common models
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 5.62%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.37%
Dell XPS 8700 2.25%
LENOVO 20351 2.25%
HP Pavilion dv4 Notebook ... 1.12%
TOSHIBA Satellite S55-A 1.12%

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