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X-Com Apocalypse

What is X-Com Apocalypse?

X-COM: Apocalypse is the third game in the X-COM series of computer games.

About  (from 2K Games)

There's something evil in the city tonight... Earth has been ravaged by human excess, petty conflict and alien invasion. The world's population has been herded into huge cities, the first of which was Mega Primus. 2084: A Utopia shattered, social collapse and civil unrest reigns in Mega Primus. Fiendish aliens terroriz...  Read more


X-Com Apocalypse is a software program developed by 2K Games. 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 primary executable is named dosbox.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 523.36 MB (548,779,293 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). While about 80% of users of X-Com Apocalypse come from the United States, it is also popular in New Zealand.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.2kgames.com
Help link: www.2kgames.com/index.php?p=support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\2k games\x-com apocalypse
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\2K Games\X-Com Apocalypse\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 523.36 MB

Program filesFiles installed by X-Com Apocalypse

Program executable:dosbox.exe
Name:DOSBox DOS Emulator
Path:C:\Program Files\2k games\x-com apocalypse\dosbox.exe
Additional files:
  • SDL.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • SDL_net.dll
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • dosbox.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5AB719FC-30E3-4F8D-8348-64F892347CE1}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • dosbox.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Steam\SteamApps\common\Duke Nukem 3D\bin\dosbox\dosbox.exe'.

How do I remove X-Com Apocalypse?

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Or, you can uninstall X-Com Apocalypse 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 X-Com Apocalypse, 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 X-Com Apocalypse.

Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
Windows 7 (SP1)
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  New Zealand 20.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Intel 50.00%
Alienware 50.00%

About 2K Games

2K is a developer, distributor and publisher of interactive entertainment software games and is a subsidiary of Take-Two Interactive, which also owns Rockstar Games.
Publisher URL: www.2kgames.com


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