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What does the ENGINE.exe file do?

The ENGINE.exe process is also known as Combat Arms or, as the case may be, Atlantic Quest and is a part of Combat Arms or, as the case may be, Atlantic Quest. This software is produced by Nexon (www.nexon.net) or, as the case may be, MyPlayCity. An obsolete or defective version of ENGINE.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:

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What you should know about ENGINE.exe Combat Arms

ENGINE.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. ENGINE.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 3,215,872 bytes (33% of all these files), 3,185,424 bytes or, as the case may be, 3,277,144 bytes.
The program appears as a window on the desktop. The file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. The original file has a digital certificate (see its file properties). ENGINE.exe contains a digital signature from Verisign, a subsidiary of Symantec. Verisign thereby confirms this file's authenticity and integrity. ENGINE.exe is capable of interpret keystrokes as well as monitor other applications. For this reason, 4% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.

A ENGINE.exe file has a 56% certainty of being dangerous if it is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Users\USERNAME". In this case, the file size is usually 7,916,032 bytes. The ENGINE file does not supply any version information or other description. This particular software does not have a visible window, and does not appear on the taskbar. The ENGINE file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. ENGINE.exe is capable of supervise programs.

If you see this file on your hard drive or in Windows Task Manager, please make sure that it is not a malicious variant. It's a fact that many trojans try to cloak their true identity by calling themselves ENGINE.exe. With the above information or by using tools like Security Task Manager you can determine if, in your case, the file is an undesirable variant.

What do other computer users say about ENGINE?

game (further information...)
Pavel
installation software
usman
it comes up after we install games, right before the first screen comes on to play the game
Christy
engine.exe problem
protetor de tela motor montando
jose batista de souza pinto

Summary: 9 users judge ENGINE.exe to be an essential file that should not be touched. One user considers it harmless. However, 2 users consider this to be a suspicious process and would like to get rid of it. source: file.net

How to uninstall Combat Arms or Atlantic Quest

To remove Combat Arms from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
  2. Type the word uninstall.
  3. Click Add or remove programs.
  4. Now locate Combat Arms or Atlantic Quest in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if ENGINE.exe (Combat Arms) was uninstalled cleanly

After uninstalling, restart your computer. Then start Windows Explorer and see if there is still a folder with the name of the software under C:\Program Files. Be sure to check the Registry as well for remnants of Combat Arms. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Combat Arms or the name of the producer. Always keep in mind that only a computer professional should ever directly delete entries in the Windows Registry.

What to do if a program does not uninstall

The easiest way to remove any kind of software cleanly and accurately is to use an uninstaller tool. Because the uninstaller automatically creates a backup, there is no risk of anything going wrong.

Last but not least

If Windows not working quite right for you, or if startup is taking a long time, or ENGINE.exe is causing problems for you, a good Windows diagnostic tool may very well help. This is especially effective when it comes to older computers that have accumulated vast quantities of "garbage data" as the result of many software installs and uninstalls.

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