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Train Simulator 2012


Train Simulator 2012 is a program developed by RailSimulator.com. 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 software installer includes 55 files and is usually about 118.28 MB (124,026,046 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 59% of users of Train Simulator 2012 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.railsimulator.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\steam\steamapps\common\railworks
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/24010
Estimated size: 118.28 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Train Simulator 2012

  • BlueprintEditor2.exe - BlueprintEditor2
  • StringExtractor.exe - StringExtractor
  • AssetEditor.exe - AssetEditor
  • BlueprintEditor.exe - RailWorks (Blueprint Editor Application)
  • InterprocessCommunication.dll - InterProcessCommunication Dynamic Link Library
  • RailWorks.exe
  • RWAceTool.exe - RWAceTool
  • Utilities.exe - Utilities
  • ConvertToTG.dll (by Kuju) - ConvertToTGDLL Dynamic Link Library
  • ConvertToTGLib.dll (by Kuju)
  • ConvertToTG.exe - ConvertToTG Application
  • IAOptimiser.exe - IAOptimiser Application
  • serz.exe - serz Application
  • ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll (by ICSharpCode.net) - #ZipLibrary (SharpZipLibrary unlabelled version)
  • ConvertToGEO.exe - RailSim (ConvertToGEO Application)
  • LocalisedStrings.dll - Localise Dynamic Link Library
  • ConvertToDav.exe
  • RailWorksProc2.exe
  • TestLib.dll
  • TypeEdit.Base.dll
  • TypeEdit.Interfaces.dll
  • TypeEdit.Interop.dll
  • xls2lan.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • RailWorks.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{AEE20E30-47EC-43B9-9784-1784AFC59591}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • RailWorks.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\railworks\RailWorks.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.27 GB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0024756166%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00176220%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00071342%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove Train Simulator 2012?

Quickly and completely remove Train Simulator 2012 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Train Simulator 2012 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 Train Simulator 2012, 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 Train Simulator 2012.

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 85.12%
Windows 8 6.55%
Windows Vista 4.17%
Windows XP 4.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 53.29%
Windows 7 Professional 16.17%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.17%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.19%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.59%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 2.40%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.72% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.72%
  United Kingdom 11.93%
  Germany 9.63%
  Canada 3.21%
  France 3.21%
  Australia 2.29%
  Italy 2.29%
  Netherlands 2.29%
  DK 1.38%
  Brazil 0.92%
  Spain 0.92%
  Finland 0.92%
  Austria 0.46%
  Czech Republic 0.46%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.27%
Hewlett-Packard 20.45%
Acer 12.50%
ASUS 5.68%
Lenovo 3.41%
American Megatrends 3.41%
Apple 2.27%
Toshiba 2.27%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 620 3.70%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.78%
Dell XPS 8300 2.78%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 1.85%
Gigabyte P55A-UD4 1.85%
Gateway DX4860 1.85%


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