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11% remove it89% keep it
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United States Rank #19,898
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VersionDistribution 12.40% 87.60%

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Pharaoh Gold

What is Pharaoh Gold?

Pharaoh Gold is a digital video game distributed through the DRM-free GOG service. This game can be run from the optional download manager or directly downloaded through the cloud.


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 installer includes 10 files and is usually about 775.82 KB (794,436 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gog.com
Installation folder: C:\GOG Games\Pharaoh Gold\
Uninstaller: "C:\GOG Games\Pharaoh Gold\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 775.82 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Pharaoh Gold

  • mss16.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools)
  • Pharaoh.exe (by Sierra) - Pharaoh
  • SMACKW32.DLL - Smacker (Smacker Video Technology)
  • BINKW32.DLL - Bink (Bink Video)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • GameuxInstallHelper.dll (by Microsoft) - Game Explorer Install Helper DLL

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Pharaoh.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E4A9E79C-983A-4B7A-BA57-987CDF5DD736}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Pharaoh Gold?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.39%
Windows 8 48.06%
Windows XP 1.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.68%
Windows 8.1 20.93%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.18%
Windows 7 Professional 7.75%
Windows 10 Home 7.75%
Windows 10 Pro 6.20%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.37% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.37%
  United Kingdom 6.58%
  France 5.26%
  Netherlands 4.61%
  Australia 3.29%
  Germany 3.29%
  Canada 3.29%
  New Zealand 2.63%
  DK 2.63%
  Romania 1.97%
  Czech Republic 1.97%
  Brazil 1.32%
  Belgium 1.32%
  Finland 1.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.76%
Dell 17.86%
ASUS 13.10%
Acer 11.90%
Samsung 9.52%
Alienware 2.38%
Lenovo 2.38%
MSI 2.38%
Toshiba 2.38%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.66%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.83%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.83%
ASUS All Series 2.83%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 1.89%
HP Pavilion dv9000 (GG192... 0.94%

About GOG.com

GOG Limited (GOG.com) is a video game distribution service that delivers "classic" video games through its DRM-free digital platform for Windows.
Publisher URL: www.gog.com


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