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Should I remove Tomb Raider: Chronicles?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #18,303
United States Rank #17,019
Reach 0.0129%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 287.77 days
724.99 days >
Average installed length: 380.93 days

Tomb Raider: Chronicles


Tomb Raider: Chronicles is a program developed by Core Design. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 main program executable is PCTomb5.exe. The software installer includes 42 files and is usually about 552.84 MB (579,694,975 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 48% of users of Tomb Raider: Chronicles come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Steam\steamapps\common\Tomb Raider (V) Chronicles
Uninstaller: "C:\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/225000
Estimated size: 552.84 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Tomb Raider: Chronicles

Program executable:PCTomb5.exe
Path:C:\Steam\steamapps\common\Tomb Raider (V) Chronicles\PCTomb5.exe
Additional files:
  • AppOverlay.dll (by Valve) - Steam Application Overlay Renderer (Steam Application Overlay)
  • AppOverlay64.dll (by Valve)
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink (Bink Video)
  • cfgmgr32.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft(R) Windows(TM) Operating System (Configuration Manager Win32 Interface)
  • crashhandler.dll - Steam Crash Handler Library
  • crashhandler64.dll
  • CSERHelper.dll - CSER Helper (Debug Helper Routines)
  • d3dcompiler_46.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct3D HLSL Compiler)
  • d3dcompiler_46_64.dll
  • dbghelp.dll - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • GameOverlayRenderer.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer
  • GameOverlayRenderer64.dll
  • GameOverlayUI.exe - Steam
  • icui18n.dll
  • icuuc.dll
  • libavcodec-56.dll
  • libavformat-56.dll
  • libavresample-2.dll
  • libavutil-54.dll
  • libswscale-3.dll
  • PCTomb5.exe
  • RestoreTR5.exe - Désinstallation du patch Fr de Tomb Raider V - 1ère partie
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • Steam.dll
  • Steam.exe - Steam Client Bootstrapper
  • Steam2.dll - Steam Client Engine
  • 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
  • TRposEditor.exe - Tomb Raider Position Editor
  • uninstall.exe
  • v8.dll
  • video.dll
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll
  • vstdlib_s64.dll
  • winh264.dll
  • WriteMiniDump.exe - Win32 MiniDump Helper

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Steam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{35064B2B-D7EC-4CD0-8082-7FF0A045A53A}' (runs on registration).
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.
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • PCTomb5.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\steam\SteamApps\common\Tomb Raider (V) Chronicles\PCTomb5.exe'.
  • Steam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Programmer\Steam\Steam.exe'.

How do I remove Tomb Raider: Chronicles?

You can uninstall Tomb Raider: Chronicles 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 Tomb Raider: Chronicles, 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 Tomb Raider: Chronicles.

Win 10 50%
Win XP 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 50.00%
Windows 7 49.61%
Windows XP 0.39%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.95%
Windows 8.1 13.78%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.81%
Windows 10 Home 10.24%
Windows 7 Professional 8.27%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.27%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.11% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.11%
  United Kingdom 9.97%
  France 8.93%
  Germany 7.90%
  Canada 5.84%
  Australia 2.75%
  Netherlands 2.06%
  Brazil 1.37%
  Spain 1.37%
  Italy 1.37%
  Belgium 1.03%
  Finland 1.03%
  Kuwait 1.03%
  Norway 1.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 17.86%
Hewlett-Packard 16.96%
ASUS 14.29%
Dell 12.50%
Lenovo 10.71%
Samsung 4.46%
Alienware 3.57%
Toshiba 1.79%
American Megatrends 0.89%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.46%
Dell Inspiron N5110 4.62%
MSI MS-7751 3.85%
LENOVO 20378 3.08%
ASUSTeK G75VW 2.31%
Gigabyte M68MT-S2 1.54%


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