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Should I remove Galactic Civilizations II - Ultimate Edition?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,805
United States Rank #20,730
Reach 0.0125%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 28.66 days
845.55 days >
Average installed length: 444.27 days

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Galactic Civilizations II - Ultimate Edition

Overview

Galactic Civilizations II - Ultimate Edition is a software program developed by Kalypso Media. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. 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 primary executable is named GalCiv2.exe. The setup package generally installs about 25 files and is usually about 187.61 MB (196,722,138 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 32% of users of Galactic Civilizations II - Ultimate Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\GalCiv2Ultimate
Uninstaller: C:\GALCIV~1\UNWISE.EXE C:\GALCIV~1\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 187.61 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Galactic Civilizations II - Ultimate Edition

Program executable:GalCiv2.exe
Name:Galactic Civilizations II
Galactic Civilizations
Path:C:\GalCiv2Ultimate\GalCiv2.exe
MD5:92caf8678f3d891301fd17acec1fde66
Additional files:
  • GC2Launch.exe (by Stardock Entertainment) - Galactic Civilizations II Launcher
  • _UNWISE.exe
  • Activate.exe (by Stardock) - Activate (Stardock Product Activation)
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • CryptoUtilAX.dll
  • d3dx9_27.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows®
  • d3dx9_28.dll (by Microsoft)
  • FGBTCORE.dll
  • fgiebar.dll (by Amaze Soft) - fgiebar Module (FlashGet IE Bar)
  • fgmgr.dll (by www.flashget.com) - Flashget Manager
  • flashget.exe (by FlashGet.com) - FlashGet
  • GalCiv2.exe (by Stardock Entertainment) - Galactic Civilizations II (Galactic Civilizations)
  • GameuxInstallHelper.dll
  • GDFGalCiv2.dll
  • GDFGC2Install.exe
  • getflash.dll - getflash Module
  • jccatch.dll (by www.flashget.com) - JCCATCH Module (Flashget CatchUrl Module)
  • Lib3D.dll
  • mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • SDActivate.exe (by Stardock)
  • SDNetLib.dll - Stardock SDNetLib (SDNetLib)
  • Uninstal.exe
  • uninstall.exe
  • UninstHelper.exe - Impulse (Add/Remove Programs Helper)
  • UNWISE.EXE

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • jccatch.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Flashget Catch Url Class' with the class of {2F364306-AA45-47B5-9F9D-39A8B94E7EF7}.
  • getflash.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'gFlash Class' with the class of {F156768E-81EF-470C-9057-481BA8380DBA}.
Internet Explorer Extension
  • flashget.exe is installed as an Internet Explorer extension using the class {D6E814A0-E0C5-11d4-8D29-0050BA6940E3}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • fgiebar.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'FlashGet' with the class of {E0E899AB-F487-11D5-8D29-0050BA6940E3}.
Scheduled Task
  • GC2Launch.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D9FE55BF-B583-48F5-9533-628F272E5BAD}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Galactic Civilizations II - Ultimate Edition?

Quickly and completely remove Galactic Civilizations II - Ultimate Edition from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Galactic Civilizations II - Ultimate Edition 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 Galactic Civilizations II - Ultimate Edition, 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 Galactic Civilizations II - Ultimate Edition.

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If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Galactic Civilizations II - Ultimate Edition you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win XP 1%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.02%
Windows 8 20.45%
Windows XP 5.68%
Windows Vista 2.84%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.64%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.48%
Windows 7 Professional 13.64%
Windows 8.1 6.82%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.68%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.34% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.34%
  Germany 16.92%
  United Kingdom 7.46%
  Czech Republic 3.98%
  France 2.99%
  Italy 2.99%
  Poland 2.99%
  Canada 2.49%
  Belgium 1.99%
  Netherlands 1.99%
  Brazil 1.49%
  Spain 1.49%
  Finland 1.49%
  Greece 1.49%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 22.77%
GIGABYTE 15.84%
Acer 14.85%
Hewlett-Packard 12.87%
Dell 9.90%
Lenovo 7.92%
Toshiba 4.95%
American Megatrends 3.96%
Samsung 2.97%
MSI 1.98%
Sahara 1.98%
Common models
Acer Predator G3120 1.92%
ASUSTeK N76VZ 1.92%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.92%
LENOVO 20354 1.92%
Micro-Star MS-7599 1.92%
MSI MS-7681 1.92%


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