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Should I remove The Sims 3 Diesel Stuff?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,699
United States Rank #5,016
Reach 0.0652%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.76 days
612.52 days >
Average installed length: 321.83 days


14.0.48 100.00%

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The Sims 3 Diesel Stuff

What is The Sims 3 Diesel Stuff?

The Sims 3 Diesel Stuff is a video game distributed through EA's Origin digital distribution and digital rights management content delivery system.


The Sims 3 Diesel Stuff is a software program developed by Electronic Arts. 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 Sims3Launcher.exe. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 83.43 MB (87,478,038 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 64% of users of The Sims 3 Diesel Stuff come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.TheSims3.com
Help link: C:\Program Files (x86)\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3 Diesel Stuff\Support\EA Help\Electronic_Arts_Technical_Support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3 Diesel Stuff
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{1C9B6173-6DC9-4EEE-9EFC-6BA115CFBE43}\Sims3SP07Setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 83.43 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by The Sims 3 Diesel Stuff

Program executable:Sims3Launcher.exe
Name:Sims 3 Launcher Starter Application
Sims 3Launcher Starter Application
Path:C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3 Diesel Stuff\Game\Bin\Sims3Launcher.exe
Additional files:
  • Sims3Launcher.exe - Sims 3 Launcher Starter Application (Sims 3Launcher Starter Application)
  • Sims3SP07GDF.dll - Sims3GDF (Sims 3 Game Definition File)
  • OriginSetup.exe - Origin
  • TS3W.exe - Sims 3
  • TSLHost.dll - TSLHost
  • TS3SP07.exe - Sims 3 Starter Application
  • _Setup.dll (by Acresso Software) - InstallShield (FLEXnet (R) InstallShield (R) Setup Launcher Resources)
  • Autorun.exe - Autorun Application
  • ISSetup.dll (by Acresso Software) - InstallShield (R) Setup Engine
  • ISSetupHelper.exe - ISSetupHelper
  • Sims3SP07Setup.exe - Setup.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Sims3Launcher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9D05607E-782E-4062-A68F-DF55CDF6511D}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove The Sims 3 Diesel Stuff?

You can uninstall The Sims 3 Diesel Stuff 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 The Sims™ 3 Diesel Stuff, 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 The Sims 3 Diesel Stuff.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.37%
Windows 10 40.68%
Windows Vista 2.25%
Windows XP 0.70%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.72%
Windows 8.1 17.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.91%
Windows 10 Home 8.28%
Windows 8 5.70%
Windows 7 Professional 4.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.09% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.09%
  United Kingdom 7.84%
  Australia 5.92%
  Canada 5.75%
  Italy 2.33%
  Indonesia 1.08%
  Israel 1.08%
  Romania 1.02%
  Ireland 0.96%
  New Zealand 0.84%
  Philippines 0.72%
  Singapore 0.66%
  South Africa 0.54%
  Germany 0.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.45%
Dell 15.21%
Acer 14.48%
ASUS 11.66%
Toshiba 10.06%
Lenovo 3.93%
Alienware 3.56%
Samsung 2.45%
MSI 0.61%
Sony 0.49%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.27%
ASUS All Series 5.26%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.26%
Hewlett-Packard 500-054 2.76%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.76%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.76%

About Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts (EA) is developer & publisher of video games who develops & publishes games under several labels including EA Sports titles, Irritate NFL, FIFA Soccer & NBA Jam.
Publisher URL: www.ea.com


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