Remove & Uninstall Artifact Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling Artifact from your system? Are you looking for an effective solution to thoroughly get rid of it off the computer? Do not worry! You came to the right place, and you will be able to uninstall Artifact without any difficulty.

Artifact Artifact Multi-Player, Persistant World, Real-Time Strategy Game

Artifact is a Multi-Player, Persistant World, Real-Time Strategy game. Compete against the Ultimate Opponents - Real, Live Players from all over the United States and the World come together to battle for control of the Artifacts. Not only do you compete with other players, but you can also create alliances with them to "guard your back" while you're offline. The Thrill of Real-time Combat - All building, movement and combat are resolved in "real time." Build your empire, scout your neighbors, and wage war on your enemies, all in real time. The Challenge of a Persistent World - Artifact is always running. When you log out, your empire is still there--your population is still growing, your workers are still working, your military is still there defending your holdings. Free to Play! - Artifact is FREE to play for as you like. Learn to play without paying a cent, or go for Full Access right from the start. It's your choice!

Multi-Player, Persistant World, Real-Time Strategy Game

However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling Artifact If you also have this problem, you can find a useful solution for this.

It seems that there are many users who have difficulty in uninstalling software like Artifact from the system. And some of them get into trouble when uninstalling the software, and some of them can uninstall the software, but to get problems after removal. Some possible problems that people run into:

  • Artifact does not work as good as you thought.
  • Artifact can not be uninstalled
  • Artifact can not be completely uninstall and removed
  • Artifact or other similar software can not be installed or updated again on the computer
  • The computer system runs much slower after Artifact is uninstalled

Causes of the above problems :

  • Artifact does not appear in the program list of Add/Remove Programs
  • The uninstaller of Artifact can not completely remove all associated files
  • There is some software that is not compatible with Artifact
  • There are many remnants left in the registry and hard drive
  • The .dll, .sys or other files shared with other software are deleted

Manually Uninstall Artifact with Windows Add/Remove Programs.

Windows "Add/Remove Programs" offers users a way to uninstall the program, and each Operating system has a "Add/Remove programs" function.

  • Click "Start menu" and run "Control Panel".
  • Locate Artifact (or Samu Games) and click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program.
  • Follow the uninstall wizard and uninstall the program.
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Manually Uninstall Artifact with Build-in Uninstaller.

Most computer programs are installed with its build-in uninstaller that can also help uninstall the program.

  • Click Start menu and move your mouse to All Programs.
  • Find Search Artifact folder and click on its Uninstaller.
  • Follow its uninstaller and uninstall the program.

To run its uninstaller, you can also

  • Go to the folder where the program is installed.
  • Locate its uninstaller usually named as unins000.exe or uninstall.exe
  • Double click on its uninstaller and follow it to uninstall the program.

Please know that Windows "Add/Remove Programs" and its build-in uninstaller can remove only the main executable program files, but not all program files and components. Some invalid files can be left in the registry and folders. To completely uninstall Artifact, you need to get rid of these remnants, otherwise, it will slow down your computer and block the installation of other incompatible programs.

To thoroughly delete its files, please follow the steps:

  • Run Registry Editor
  • Find and delete all registry entries of the program in HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Samu Games\, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Samu Games\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
  • Find and delete all files of the program in system folders C:\Program Files\Samu Games\, C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Samu Games\ and C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\Samu Games\.

NOTE: We recommend only for advanced computer users, manually edit the registry and remove Artifact because deleting any single registry error leads to a serious problem or even a system crash.