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Should I remove The Sims 3 Fast Lane Stuff?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,345
United States Rank #3,847
Reach 0.0920%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.68 days
669.12 days >
Average installed length: 351.57 days


5.8.1 13.29%
5.5.4 1.32%
5.4.4 0.39%
5.2.4 0.55%
5.0.44 84.45%

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The Sims 3 Fast Lane Stuff

What is The Sims 3 Fast Lane Stuff?

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


The Sims 3 Fast Lane Stuff is a program developed by Electronic Arts. The most used version is 5.0.44, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is S3Launcher.exe. The software installer includes 20 files and is usually about 137.08 MB (143,736,662 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 65% of users of The Sims 3 Fast Lane Stuff come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.TheSims3.com
Help link: D:\Program Files (x86)\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3 Fast Lane Stuff\Support\EA Help\Electronic_Arts_Technical_Support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3 Fast Lane Stuff
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{ED436EA8-4145-4703-AE5D-4D09DD24AF5A}\Sims3SP02Setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -remov
Estimated size: 137.08 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by The Sims 3 Fast Lane Stuff

Program executable:S3Launcher.exe
Name:Sims 3
Path:C:\Program Files\Origin Games\The Sims 3 Fast Lane Stuff\Game\Bin\S3Launcher.exe
Additional files:
  • winui.dll - EA WinUI for Paul.dll (Windows UI for PAUL.DLL)
  • eadm-installer.exe - EA Download Manager
  • Sims3SP02GDF.dll - Sims3GDF (Sims 3 Game Definition File)
  • S3Launcher.exe - Sims 3 (S3Launcher)
  • TS3.exe
  • TS3SP02.exe
  • TSLHelper.exe - TSLHelper
  • TSLHost.dll - TSLHost
  • paul.dll - drEAm (Electronic Arts, Inc.)
  • EAWebkit.dll - EAWebKit

How do I remove The Sims 3 Fast Lane Stuff?

You can uninstall The Sims 3 Fast Lane 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 Fast Lane 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 Fast Lane Stuff.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.21%
Windows 10 35.33%
Windows Vista 3.03%
Windows XP 1.43%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.07%
Windows 8.1 14.28%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.78%
Windows 10 Home 7.58%
Windows 7 Professional 6.42%
Windows 8 4.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.42%
  United Kingdom 9.13%
  Australia 5.71%
  Canada 4.75%
  Italy 2.13%
  Indonesia 1.17%
  Ireland 0.96%
  South Africa 0.92%
  Israel 0.83%
  Philippines 0.79%
  Singapore 0.75%
  New Zealand 0.67%
  Romania 0.67%
  Germany 0.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.43%
Dell 16.84%
Acer 14.01%
ASUS 11.17%
Toshiba 8.24%
Lenovo 3.55%
Alienware 3.10%
Samsung 3.10%
Intel 0.89%
MSI 0.62%
Sony 0.53%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.18%
ASUS All Series 4.85%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.47%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.47%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.33%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.14%

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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