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Should I remove The War Z?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,323
United States Rank #20,019
Reach 0.0096%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 96.21 days
471.40 days >
Average installed length: 247.69 days


1.0 100.00%

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The War Z version 1.0


The War Z version 1.0 is a software program developed by Arktos Entertainment Group. 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 setup package generally installs about 28 files and is usually about 1.76 GB (1,889,378,793 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 46% of users of The War Z come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.playwarz.com
Installation folder: C:\The War Z\
Uninstaller: "C:\The War Z\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.76 GB

Program filesFiles installed by The War Z version 1.0

  • WarZlauncher.exe - InfestationMMO Launcher
  • fmod_event.dll (by Firelight Technologies) - FMOD (FMOD Event System)
  • fmod_event_net.dll (by Firelight Technologies) - FMOD Net Event System
  • fmodex.dll - FMOD Ex Sound System
  • WarZ.exe
  • Infestation.exe
  • avcodec-52.dll
  • avformat-52.dll
  • avutil-50.dll
  • berkelium.dll - Berkelium DLL
  • berkelium.exe (by The Chromium Authors) - Chromium
  • CrashRpt1301.dll - CrashRpt (Crash Handling Module)
  • CrashSender1301.exe - Crash Report Delivery Module
  • cudart32_32_16.dll (by NVIDIA) - NVIDIA CUDA 3.2.16 Runtime (NVIDIA CUDA Runtime, Version 3.2.16)
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • dxwebsetup.exe (by Microsoft) - DirectX 9.0 Web setup
  • FriendsServer.exe
  • icudt46.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • PBService.dll
  • pbsvc_zombie.exe
  • PhysX3_x86.dll (by NVIDIA) - PhysX (PhysX3 32bit Dynamic Link Library)
  • PhysX3Common_x86.dll - PhysX3Common 32bit Dynamic Link Library
  • PhysX3Cooking_x86.dll - PhysX3Cooking 32bit Dynamic Link Library
  • PhysX3Gpu_x86.dll - PhysX3Gpu 32bit Dynamic Link Library
  • steam_api.dll (by Valve) - Steam Client API (Steam Client API ([email protected]) ([email protected]))
  • ts3client_win32.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • vcredist_x86.exe - Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Setup)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • WarZlauncher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FDEB95B4-D924-4455-BCCA-287998673579}' (runs on registration).
  • Infestation.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D21C1A6F-BD2C-42CB-8EBD-62D87BE5252C}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • WarZ.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Jeux\The War Z\WarZ.exe'.
  • Infestation.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\User\Documenti\The War Z\Infestation.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.16 GB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0312969633%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.01549581%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.01580115%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove The War Z?

You can uninstall The War Z 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 War Z version 1.0, 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 War Z.

Win 7 (SP1) 74%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.42%
Windows 10 18.95%
Windows Vista 1.58%
Windows XP 1.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.05%
Windows 7 Professional 13.68%
Windows 8 Pro 5.26%
Windows 8.1 5.26%
Windows 8 2.63%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.98% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.98%
  France 7.14%
  Brazil 5.36%
  Germany 5.36%
  Australia 4.46%
  Canada 4.46%
  United Kingdom 3.57%
  Sweden 2.68%
  DK 2.68%
  Belgium 2.23%
  Poland 2.23%
  Finland 1.34%
  Russia 1.34%
  Spain 1.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.93%
Acer 24.07%
ASUS 16.67%
Dell 5.56%
Intel 3.70%
Lenovo 3.70%
Samsung 3.70%
American Megatrends 2.78%
Alienware 1.85%
Medion 1.85%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.85%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1414 2.91%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.94%
Gigabyte H61M-D2H-USB3 1.94%
ASUSTeK G75VW 1.94%
Acer Aspire V3-771 1.94%


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