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Should I remove The Sims 3 World Adventures?

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 #3,070
United States Rank #1,981
Reach 0.1903%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.55 days
665.18 days >
Average installed length: 349.50 days


2.17.2 11.36%
2.14.4 0.80%
2.13.6 0.40%
2.12.8 0.16%
2.10.5 0.24%
2.9.10 0.27%
2.7.7 0.29%
2.6.11 0.27%
2.5.12 0.24%
2.4.7 0.05%
2.3.33 0.21%
2.2.8 0.08%
2.0.86 85.52%
1.00.0000 0.11%

Typically installed together

Other programs by Electronic Arts

The Sims 3 World Adventures

What is The Sims 3 World Adventures?

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

About  (from Electronic Arts)

Take your Sims on the adventure of their lives with The Sims 3 World Adventures. Guide your Sims to acclaimed fortune—or potential doom. Take your Sims to exotic destinations to hunt for hidden treasures. Uncover new skills, experience new personality traits and garner rewards, if your Sims succeed.
Explore ancient ...  Read more


The most used version is 2.0.86, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is Sims3Launcher.exe. The software installer includes 18 files and is usually about 25.12 MB (26,345,154 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ea.com/sims3-world-adventures
Help link: C:\Program Files (x86)\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3 World Adventures\Support\EA Help\Electronic_Arts_Technical_Support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3 World Adventures
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{BA26FFA5-6D47-47DB-BE56-34C357B5F8CC}\Sims3EP01Setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -remov
Estimated size: 25.12 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by The Sims 3 World Adventures

Program executable:Sims3Launcher.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3 World Adventures\Game\Bin\Sims3Launcher.exe
Additional files:
  • winui.dll - EA WinUI for Paul.dll (Windows UI for PAUL.DLL)
  • eadm-installer.exe - EA Download Manager
  • Sims3EP01GDF.dll - Sims3GDF (Sims 3 Game Definition File)
  • S3Launcher.exe - Sims 3 (S3Launcher)
  • TS3EP01.exe
  • TS3W.exe
  • TSLHelper.exe - TSLHelper
  • TSLHost.dll - TSLHost
  • paul.dll - drEAm (Electronic Arts, Inc.)
  • EAWebkit.dll - EAWebKit

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Sims3Launcher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C67CBD09-8AEF-45DD-88E2-3BEDC477C622}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove The Sims 3 World Adventures?

You can uninstall The Sims 3 World Adventures 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 World Adventures, 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 World Adventures.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.51%
Windows 10 36.61%
Windows Vista 3.54%
Windows XP 1.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.76%
Windows 8.1 16.62%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.52%
Windows 10 Home 7.82%
Windows 7 Professional 5.35%
Windows 8 4.79%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.02% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 73.02%
  United Kingdom 8.45%
  Canada 4.75%
  Australia 4.20%
  Indonesia 0.76%
  South Africa 0.70%
  New Zealand 0.65%
  Ireland 0.55%
  Israel 0.49%
  Philippines 0.47%
  Singapore 0.40%
  Malaysia 0.36%
  Romania 0.34%
  Croatia 0.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.19%
Dell 18.56%
Acer 12.46%
Toshiba 10.02%
ASUS 9.78%
Lenovo 4.58%
Samsung 2.81%
Alienware 2.72%
Intel 0.83%
MSI 0.78%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.92%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.58%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.82%
ASUS All Series 3.53%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.77%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.58%

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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