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Should I remove Microsoft Age of Empires II: The Conquerors Expansion?

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2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,900
United States Rank #3,088
Reach 0.2376%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 24.24 days
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Average installed length: 375.79 days

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Microsoft Age of Empires II: The Conquerors Expansion

What is Microsoft Age of Empires II: The Conquerors Expansion?

Age of Empires II: The Conquerors Expansion is the expansion pack to the real-time strategy game Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings. The Conquerors is the fourth installment in the Age of Empires series by Microsoft Game Studios and Ensemble Studios. It features five new civilizations (the Aztecs, Mayans, Spanish, Koreans, and Huns), four new campaigns, eleven new units, twenty-six new technologies, new gameplay modes, new maps and different minor tweaks to the gameplay.

Overview

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 empires2.exe. The software installer includes 148 files and is usually about 259.81 MB (272,426,763 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft games\age of empires ii
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Age of Empires II\UNINSTALX.EXE" /runtemp /addremove
Estimated size: 259.81 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Age of Empires II: The Conquerors Expansion

Program executable:empires2.exe
Name:Age of Empires II
Path:C:\Program Files\microsoft games\age of empires ii\empires2.exe
MD5:c5a1d96f94aad024fa0e3107a994128c
Additional files:
  • AoK HD.exe - Age of Empires II HD The Conquerors Expansion
  • DSETUP.DLL - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® 95 and 98 (Direct driver preloader)
  • DSETUP16.DLL - DirectX Setup - 16-bit piece
  • DSETUP32.DLL - DirectX Setup - 32-bit piece
  • setupenu.dll - Microsoft Age of Empires II Update Setup
  • setupjpn.dll - Microsoft Age of Empires II Patch
  • EBUEula.dll - EulaDll de Microsoft Corporation (EulaDll)
  • ebueulax.dll
  • msvcp71.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr71.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • age2_x1.exe - Age of Empires II Expansion
  • age2_x1_1.0_1360x768.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0_1366x768.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0_1600x900.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0_1920x1080.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0c_1366x768.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0c_1440x900.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0c_1600x900.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0c_1680x1050.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0c_1920x1080.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0c_1920x1200.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0c_2560x1440.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0e_1024x768.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0e_1280x720.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0e_1366x768.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0e_1440x900.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0e_1680x1050.exe
  • age2_x1_1.0e_2560x1440.exe
  • age2_x1_myth_1366x768.exe
  • age2_x1_myth_1600x900.exe
  • age2_x1-old.exe
  • age2_x2.exe
  • UNINSTAL.EXE - Microsoft Age of Empires II (Microsoft Age of Empires II AutoRun/Setup)
  • ddraw - Copy.dll - Microsoft DirectDraw
  • aoe20a_crk.exe - Age of Empires II
  • DPLAY61A.EXE - DPlay6.1A Cabpack (DirectX cabpack for Dplay Service Pack)
  • STPENUX.DLL - Microsoft Games (Microsoft Games AutoRun/Setup Resources)
  • UNINSTALX.EXE - Microsoft Games AutoRun/Setup
  • Empires.exe - Age of Empires
  • 1 AoE2の2.0aぱっち.exe - setup
  • 2 AoEのAIパッチ.exe
  • 3 AoE2拡張版の1.0cぱっち.exe
  • Age2upA.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

4 Scheduled Tasks
  • empires2.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F9D13D3E-ECAF-4288-8B49-4B27383D25A8}' (runs on registration).
  • UNINSTALX.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{C8F34A65-1B6A-4A83-8AF4-3F946DC7D8AA}' (runs on registration).
  • age2_x1.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D6790164-94D4-4907-8D89-37C8FDB70E0E}' (runs on registration).
  • age2_x1_1.0_1920x1080.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E56D858C-B7D1-4316-A2E2-B9D5799F70EC}' (runs on registration).
3 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • empires2.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Age of Empires II\empires2.exe'.
  • AGE2_X1.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Age of Empires II\AGE2_X1.EXE'.
  • age2_x1_1.0c_1920x1080.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Age of Empires II\age2_x1_1.0c_1920x1080.exe'.

How do I remove Microsoft Age of Empires II: The Conquerors Expansion?

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  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.
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  2. When you find the program Microsoft Age of Empires II: The Conquerors Expansion, 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 Microsoft Age of Empires II: The Conquerors Expansion.

USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#2,900
 
REACH
~0.24%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.01%
Windows 8 21.07%
Windows Vista 6.77%
Windows XP 6.12%
Windows Server 2003 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.16%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.14%
Windows 7 Professional 9.16%
Windows 8.1 8.17%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.68% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.68%
  Germany 10.60%
  United Kingdom 4.64%
  Australia 4.46%
  Mexico 3.56%
  Netherlands 3.02%
  Canada 2.79%
  Spain 2.20%
  Argentina 2.13%
  Brazil 2.05%
  Italy 2.00%
  Belgium 1.38%
  France 1.20%
  Chile 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.85%
Dell 19.25%
Acer 18.75%
ASUS 11.68%
GIGABYTE 8.21%
Toshiba 7.08%
Samsung 4.26%
Lenovo 3.56%
Intel 0.89%
MSI 0.89%
American Megatrends 0.84%
Medion 0.74%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.13%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.65%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.65%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.56%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.42%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.15%

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Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com

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