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Populous The Beginning


Populous The Beginning is a program developed by Electronic Arts. 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 poptb.exe. The software installer includes 11 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 36% of users of Populous The Beginning come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in the United States and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ea.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Origin Games\Populous - The Beginning\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\EAInstaller\Populous The Beginning\Cleanup.exe" uninstall_game -autologging

Program filesFiles installed by Populous The Beginning

Program executable:poptb.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\origin games\populous - the beginning\poptb.exe
Additional files:
  • GDFBinary_en_US.dll - Populous The Beginning (Game Definition File resources)
  • msapi.dll - MSAPI DLL
  • atiumdag.dll (by ATI Technologies) - ATI Technologies Inc. Radeon DirectX Universal Driver
  • SFMAN32.DLL (by Creative Technology) - SoundFont® Master Manager
  • D3DPopTB.exe - D3Ddpop3w
  • D3DPopTBUW.exe
  • popTBUW.exe
  • QMixer.dll (by QSound Labs) - QMixer (QSound 3d Audio Mixer & Manager)
  • WEANETR.dll
  • GameuxInstallHelper.dll (by Microsoft) - Game Explorer Install Helper DLL

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • popTB.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Origin Games\Populous - The Beginning\popTB.exe'.

How do I remove Populous The Beginning?

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

Win 8 50%
Win 7 13%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 50.00%
Windows 7 37.50%
Windows XP 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 25.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.50%
Windows 10 Home 12.50%
Windows 10 Pro 12.50%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.50%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.36% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 36.36%
  United States 36.36%
  Brazil 9.09%
  Germany 9.09%
  Poland 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Samsung 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Dell 25.00%
ASUS 25.00%
Common models
Dell Vostro 230 25.00%
Samsung R425D/R525D 25.00%
Notebook P15SM ... 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard 700-056 25.00%

About Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts (EA) is developer & publisher of video games who develops & publishes games under several labels including EA Sports titles, Irritate NFL, FIFA Soccer & NBA Jam.
Publisher URL: www.ea.com


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