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TAP Portugal Pack FSX & P3D


TAP Portugal Pack FSX & P3D is a software program developed by Thomas Ruth. 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 setup package generally installs about 65 files. The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 50% of users of TAP Portugal Pack FSX & P3D come from the United States, it is also popular in France and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pafs.wf
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Microsoft Flight Simulator X\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files3\INSTAL~1\{9E3BB~1\Setup.exe /remove /q0
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by TAP Portugal Pack FSX & P3D

  • activate.exe - Activate
  • ablscpt.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Flight Simulator X (ablscpt dll)
  • acontain.dll (by Microsoft) - acontain dll
  • ai_player.dll - ai_player dll
  • api.dll - api dll
  • atc.dll - atc dll
  • controls.dll - controls dll
  • demo.dll - demo dll
  • eula.dll - eula dll
  • facilities.dll - facilities dll
  • fe.dll - fe dll
  • flight.dll - flight dll
  • fs-traffic.dll - fs-traffic dll
  • fsui.dll - fsui dll
  • fsx.exe - Microsoft Flight Simulator®
  • g2d.dll - g2d dll
  • g3d.dll - g3d dll
  • gps.dll - gps dll
  • Kiosk.exe - Flight Simulator Kiosk
  • language.dll - language dll
  • livingwater.dll - livingwater dll
  • main.dll - main dll
  • mspacres.dll - Product Activation Wizard (Microsoft Game Studios PA Wizard)
  • multiplayer.dll - multiplayer dll
  • panels.dll - panels dll
  • ace.exe - Ace Editor
  • DVDCheck.exe - Flight Simulator DVDCheck
  • FS2000.exe
  • FS2002.exe
  • FS9.exe
  • mspac.dll
  • sim1.dll - sim1 dll
  • simprop.dll - simprop dll
  • simpropace.dll - simpropace dll
  • simpropext.dll - simpropext dll
  • simscheduler.dll - simscheduler dll
  • sldlext.dll - DownLevel Software Licensing Client Extension Dll
  • Add2Scenerycfg.exe
  • Airbus_A330-300RR.exe
  • bglmanx.dll (by VIRTUALI s.a.s) - bglmanx Dynamic Link Library
  • DLCHelper.exe (by Dovetail) - DLCHelper
  • dotnetfx.exe - Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 (IExpress Setup)
  • fmodex.dll (by Firelight Technologies) - FMOD Ex (FMOD Ex SoundSystem)
  • FSACL.exe - FS ACL
  • FSXSEConfig.exe (by Dovetail) - FSXSEConfig
  • GameuxInstallHelper.dll
  • Lockheed_L049A_Constellation.exe
  • Mega Airport Paris Orly uninstaller.exe
  • mingwm10.dll
  • msvcr70.dll - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (Microsoft (R) C Runtime Library)
  • PMDG_SimConnect_Ldr.dll (by PMDG) - PMDGSimConnectLdr Dynamic Link Library (PMDGSimConnectLdr DLL)
  • PMDGOptions.dll - PMDGOptions Dynamic Link Library (PMDGOptions DLL)
  • Princess Juliana.exe
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • sdkencryptedappticket.dll
  • SimConnect.dll - Flight Simulator SimConnect Client
  • sound.dll - sound dll
  • steam_api.dll (by Valve) - Steam Client API
  • symmap.dll - symmap dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

4 Scheduled Tasks
  • fsx.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E4F62BBE-AF25-4F02-A604-2D7688C7F241}' (runs on registration).
  • FS9.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CCDBEF22-5870-48D3-B6D1-6D925D83B07F}' (runs on registration).
  • activate.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E27E0D7B-F2CB-4608-9FCA-BF6C17B43254}' (runs on registration).
  • DVDCheck.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{64EFB321-6E68-4819-8927-112192BBEEB2}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • fsx.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\FSX-SE\steamapps\common\FSX\fsx.exe'.

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Or, you can uninstall TAP Portugal Pack FSX & P3D 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 TAP Portugal Pack FSX & P3D, 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 TAP Portugal Pack FSX & P3D.

Win 8 60%
Win 7 (SP1) 40%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 60.00%
Windows 7 40.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows 8 20.00%
Windows 8.1 20.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  France 25.00%
  United Kingdom 12.50%
  New Zealand 12.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
Alienware 25.00%
Acer 25.00%
Common models
MSI MS-7821 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard p6710fr 25.00%
HP 650 Notebook PC 25.00%
Alienware Alienware X51 R... 25.00%


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