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Should I remove The Sims 3 Pets?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,485
United States Rank #1,667
Reach 0.2504%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 26.64 days
786.01 days >
Average installed length: 412.99 days


10.0.96 100.00%

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The Sims 3 Pets

What is The Sims 3 Pets?

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


The Sims 3 Pets 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 flt-ts3p.exe. The setup package generally installs about 19 files and is usually about 48.3 MB (50,644,055 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 70% of users of The Sims 3 Pets come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.TheSims3.com
Help link: C:\Program Files (x86)\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3 Pets\Support\EA Help\Electronic_Arts_Technical_Support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3 Pets
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{C12631C6-804D-4B32-B0DD-8A496462F106}\Sims3EP05Setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -remov
Estimated size: 48.3 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by The Sims 3 Pets

Program executable:flt-ts3p.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3 Pets\flt-ts3p.exe
Additional files:
  • Autorun.exe - Autorun Application
  • Sims3Launcher.exe - Sims 3 Launcher Starter Application (Sims 3Launcher Starter Application)
  • Sims3EP05GDF.dll - Sims3GDF (Sims 3 Game Definition File)
  • OriginSetup.exe - Origin
  • TS3.exe - Sims 3
  • TS3W.exe
  • TSLHost.dll - TSLHost

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • Sims3Launcher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DD295450-DD6A-4E7A-8793-22B1A0FC8EEE}' (runs on registration).
  • TS3.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F1904F5A-C45B-4B21-84B3-34929D981AC0}' (runs on registration).
  • TS3W.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CF3A3D52-246F-46A5-93DA-FBFAF1ADA038}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove The Sims 3 Pets?

You can uninstall The Sims 3 Pets 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 Pets, 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 Pets.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.56%
Windows 10 38.31%
Windows Vista 2.93%
Windows XP 1.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.52%
Windows 8.1 17.78%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.81%
Windows 10 Home 7.52%
Windows 7 Professional 5.61%
Windows 8 4.94%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.60% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.60%
  United Kingdom 8.17%
  Canada 4.85%
  Brazil 4.36%
  Australia 4.36%
  New Zealand 0.70%
  South Africa 0.65%
  Indonesia 0.65%
  Ireland 0.65%
  Israel 0.58%
  Romania 0.42%
  Philippines 0.40%
  Singapore 0.30%
  Malaysia 0.30%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.34%
Dell 18.52%
Acer 13.04%
ASUS 9.77%
Toshiba 9.40%
Lenovo 4.59%
Samsung 3.73%
Alienware 2.65%
MSI 0.77%
Intel 0.71%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.50%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.42%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.81%
ASUS All Series 3.73%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.36%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.61%

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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