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Wolfenstein 3D


Wolfenstein 3D is a program developed by id Software. 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 Wolf3D.exe. The software installer includes 14 files and is usually about 6.85 MB (7,178,774 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 68% of users of Wolfenstein 3D come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.idsoftware.com/games/wolfenstein/wolf3d
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Wolfenstein 3D
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/2270
Estimated size: 6.85 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Wolfenstein 3D

Program executable:Wolf3D.exe
Path:C:\Steam\steamapps\common\Wolfenstein 3D\Wolf3D.exe
Additional files:
  • NewWolf.exe (by DarkOne's Studio) - NewWolf Project - Wolfenstein3D for OpenGL (WolfGL)
  • SDL.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • SndLib.dll (by DarkOne's Studio) - DarkOne's Sound Library (DirectSound based Sound Library)
  • dosbox.exe (by DOSBox Team) - DOSBox DOS Emulator
  • SDL_net.dll
  • uninstall.exe
  • Wolf3d.exe
  • cwsdpmi.exe
  • edge135.exe (by The EDGE Team) - EDGE (Enhanced Doom Gaming Engine)
  • nocturn.exe
  • Nocturnal Missions.exe
  • original.exe
  • sod.exe
  • zmbv.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • dosbox.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5AB719FC-30E3-4F8D-8348-64F892347CE1}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • dosbox.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Steam\SteamApps\common\Duke Nukem 3D\bin\dosbox\dosbox.exe'.

How do I remove Wolfenstein 3D?

Quickly and completely remove Wolfenstein 3D from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Wolfenstein 3D 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 Wolfenstein 3D, 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 Wolfenstein 3D.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.09%
Windows 8 34.06%
Windows XP 1.24%
Windows Vista 0.62%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.58%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.66%
Windows 8.1 11.80%
Windows 7 Professional 11.18%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.52%
Windows 8 4.04%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.41% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.41%
  United Kingdom 7.73%
  Canada 5.45%
  Australia 3.64%
  France 1.82%
  Finland 1.82%
  Netherlands 1.82%
  Norway 0.91%
  Sweden 0.91%
  Germany 0.91%
  DK 0.91%
  Russia 0.68%
  Czech Republic 0.68%
  Italy 0.68%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 19.35%
ASUS 17.42%
Acer 16.77%
Dell 10.97%
Alienware 7.10%
MSI 4.52%
Toshiba 4.52%
Lenovo 3.87%
Samsung 3.23%
Intel 2.58%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.51%
Alienware Alienware X51 3.01%
ASUSTeK G75VW 3.01%
Gateway DX4860 2.26%
LENOVO 20217 2.26%
MSI MS-7640 2.26%

Publisher URL: www.idsoftware.com


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