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Zoo Tycoon 2 Endangered Species

What is Zoo Tycoon 2 Endangered Species?  (from Microsoft)

Endangered Species brings some of the world's rarest animals home to your zoo! This expansion pack for Zoo Tycoon 2 adds a slew of exotic new content for a zookeeper just like you! Treat yourself and your guests to breathtaking overhead views from the new sky trams. Or drive through your exhibits in the new Jeep vehicl...  Read more


Zoo Tycoon 2 Endangered Species is a software program developed by Microsoft. 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 zt.exe. The setup package generally installs about 13 files and is usually about 655.18 MB (687,010,309 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 60% of users of Zoo Tycoon 2 Endangered Species come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/games/zootycoon/zoo2/default.asp
Help link: www.microsoft.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Zoo Tycoon 2
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Zoo Tycoon 2\UNINSTAL.EXE" /runtemp /uninstall
Estimated size: 655.18 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Zoo Tycoon 2 Endangered Species

Program executable:zt.exe
Name:Zoo Tycoon 2
Zoo Tycoon 2 Executable
Path:C:\Program Files\microsoft games\zoo tycoon 2\zt.exe
Additional files:
  • dw.exe - Microsoft Application Error Reporting
  • Eula.dll - Microsoft Corporation EulaDll (EulaDll)
  • mgspid.dll - Microsoft Corporation MGSPID (MGSPID)
  • SETUPENU.DLL - Microsoft Games Setup (Microsoft Games AutoRun/Setup Resources)
  • UNINSTAL.EXE - Microsoft Games AutoRun/Setup
  • pidgen.dll - Microsoft PidGen (PidGen)
  • splash.exe - Splash Screen
  • strings.dll - Zoo Tycoon 2 (Strings Dynamic Link Library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • zt.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E57A75F7-2AB4-480B-BB59-6E49777EF75B}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • zt.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Zoo Tycoon 2\zt.exe'.

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Quickly and completely remove Zoo Tycoon 2 Endangered Species from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Zoo Tycoon 2 Endangered Species 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 Zoo Tycoon 2 Endangered Species, 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 Zoo Tycoon 2 Endangered Species.

Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win Vista (SP2) 14%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 42.86%
Windows 8 28.57%
Windows XP 14.29%
Windows Vista 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.47%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.76%
Windows 8 11.76%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.82%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.82%
Windows 10 Home 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 60.00%
  United Kingdom 8.89%
  Canada 6.67%
  Sweden 4.44%
  Australia 2.22%
  Colombia 2.22%
  Germany 2.22%
  Indonesia 2.22%
  Mexico 2.22%
  Netherlands 2.22%
  New Zealand 2.22%
  Peru 2.22%
  Romania 2.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.53%
Dell 17.65%
ASUS 11.76%
Acer 8.82%
Lenovo 8.82%
Gateway 5.88%
Alienware 5.88%
Toshiba 5.88%
Sony 5.88%
Common models
HP ENVY m6 Notebook PC 5.88%
Acer Aspire 5750 5.88%
Acer Aspire 5742Z 2.94%
TOSHIBA Satellite L855D 2.94%
TOSHIBA Satellite L550 2.94%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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