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Should I remove Vindictus?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,145
United States Rank #5,104
Reach 0.0415%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.51 days
487.02 days >
Average installed length: 255.89 days


What is Vindictus?

Vindictus is an action-packed, free-to-play MMORPG game created by devCAT, an internal studio of Korean publisher Nexon.


Vindictus is a program developed by NEXON. 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 Vindictus.exe. The software installer includes 93 files and is usually about 71.19 MB (74,649,079 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 85% of users of Vindictus come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: vindictus.nexon.net/landing
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Nexon\Vindictus
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\NexonUS\NGM\NGM.exe" -modC:uninstall -gamC:33562635 -localC:US
Estimated size: 71.19 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Vindictus

Program executable:Vindictus.exe
Vindictus Launcher
Additional files:
  • nmconew.dll - NexonMessenger Dynamic Link Library
  • nmcogame.dll - NexonMessenger Game Service
  • FileSystem_Stdio.dll - filesystem DLL
  • client.dll - client DLL
  • engine.dll - engine DLL
  • server.dll - server DLL
  • NMService.exe - NMService (NexonMessenger Service)
  • Vindictus.exe - Vindictus (Vindictus Launcher)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Vindictus.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Vindictus\en-US\Vindictus.exe'.
  • NMService.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Vindictus\en-US\NMService.exe'.

How do I remove Vindictus?

You can uninstall Vindictus 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 Vindictus, 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 Vindictus.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.18%
Windows 10 24.54%
Windows Vista 3.17%
Windows XP 1.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 46.69%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.32%
Windows 8.1 12.62%
Windows 7 Professional 6.99%
Windows 8 4.78%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.82%

Distribution by countryGeography

84.53% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 84.53%
  Canada 6.15%
  Australia 1.30%
  Brazil 0.89%
  France 0.73%
  Mexico 0.65%
  United Kingdom 0.57%
  Thailand 0.49%
  Malaysia 0.40%
  Spain 0.32%
  Germany 0.32%
  Italy 0.32%
  Israel 0.24%
  Poland 0.24%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.66%
Dell 18.29%
ASUS 14.71%
Acer 12.52%
Toshiba 8.55%
Lenovo 4.57%
Alienware 3.78%
Samsung 1.79%
Intel 1.59%
MSI 1.19%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.34%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.52%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 2.46%
MSI MS-7693 2.46%
ASUSTeK G75VW 2.11%
Alienware M14xR2 2.11%


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