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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,699
United States Rank #4,064
Reach 0.1130%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.81 days
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Average installed length: 151.99 days


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This War of Mine

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This War of Mine is a software program developed by 11 bit studios. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 primary executable is named This War of Mine.exe. The setup package generally installs about 69 files and is usually about 749.67 KB (767,657 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 52% of users of This War of Mine come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.11bitstudios.com
Help link: www.11bitstudios.com/games/16/this-war-of-mine
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\This War of Mine\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\This War of Mine\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 749.67 KB

Program filesFiles installed by This War of Mine

Program executable:This War of Mine.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\This War of Mine\This War of Mine.exe
Additional files:
  • PCTouchHelper.dll
  • This War of Mine.exe
  • ModTools.exe
  • Storyteller.exe - Liquid GameConfig Editor
  • crashhandler.dll (by Valve) - Steam Crash Handler Library
  • crashhandler64.dll (by Valve)
  • GameOverlayRenderer.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer
  • GameOverlayRenderer64.dll
  • GameOverlayUI.exe - Steam
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • Steam.dll
  • Steam.exe - Steam Client Bootstrapper
  • steam_api.dll - Steam Client API
  • steamclient.dll
  • steamclient64.dll
  • steamerrorreporter.exe
  • steamerrorreporter64.exe
  • SteamUI.dll - SteamUI Dynamic Link Library
  • streaming_client.exe
  • tier0_s.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library
  • tier0_s64.dll
  • uninstall.exe
  • video.dll
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll
  • vstdlib_s64.dll
  • SteamOverlayVulkanLayer64.dll
  • icui18n.dll
  • icuuc.dll
  • SteamOverlayVulkanLayer.dll
  • v8.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Steam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E4710FF6-C400-44A1-B19D-7F87757BB33B}' (runs on registration).
  • This War of Mine.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5FBF6CD8-160A-4D7A-BE6D-75D9C276FF36}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Steam.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Steam_Reg_HKCURun_S-1-5-21-1478317967-2089768041-473047385-1001.
Startup File (User Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Steam' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe" -silent.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Steam' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" -silent.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Steam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Programfiler\Steam\Steam.exe'.

How do I remove This War of Mine?

Quickly and completely remove This War of Mine from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall This War of Mine 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program This War of Mine, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 This War of Mine.

Win 10 64%
Win XP 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 63.84%
Windows 7 35.48%
Windows Vista 0.64%
Windows XP 0.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 24.90%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.86%
Windows 8.1 14.98%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.70%
Windows 10 Pro 10.55%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.60% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.60%
  United Kingdom 6.17%
  France 4.46%
  Canada 3.46%
  Germany 3.07%
  Australia 2.39%
  Italy 2.21%
  Brazil 2.07%
  Poland 1.68%
  Sweden 1.60%
  Netherlands 1.43%
  Spain 1.39%
  DK 1.39%
  Czech Republic 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 18.63%
Hewlett-Packard 17.30%
Acer 16.50%
Dell 12.24%
Lenovo 9.05%
MSI 5.59%
Alienware 5.24%
Toshiba 3.19%
Samsung 2.13%
Intel 1.06%
Medion 0.53%
Common models
ASUS All Series 17.66%
MSI MS-7821 3.21%
LENOVO 20378 2.48%
MSI MS-7917 2.48%
MSI MS-7693 2.19%
MSI MS-7816 1.90%


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