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Should I remove Astro Avenger 2?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #36,839
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 181.50 days
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Average installed length: 467.95 days


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Astro Avenger 2

What is Astro Avenger 2?

Astro Avenger 2 is a video game distributed through the MyPlayCity installer. This installer will also modify the user's web browser home pages and default search provider to myplaycity.com in Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome. While the game itself is valid, uninstalling it will not restore the web settings.

About  (from MyPlayCity)

Welcome to Astro Avenger 2, pilot! You will like this game for sure! It is an excellent space simulation, who can refuse playing it? You drive a tiny space fighter with the help of which you have to beat a huge hostile fleet. It is not that easy: you'll have to move carefully and fire accurately. Your ship has limited ...  Read more


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 setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 76.8 MB (80,532,250 bytes).
Astro Avenger 2 has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.MyPlayCity.com
Help link: www.MyPlayCity.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MyPlayCity.com\Astro Avenger 2\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\MyPlayCity.com\Astro Avenger 2\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 76.8 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Astro Avenger 2

  • ToolbarSetup.exe (by Ask) - Ask Toolbar (Wrapper Application)
  • Astro Avenger 2.exe
  • game.exe (by Sahmon Games) - Sahmon Games Astro Avenger 2 (Astro Avenger 2)
  • PreLoader.exe
  • bass.dll (by Un4seen Developments) - BASS
  • pfbdownloader.exe
  • sqlite3.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Astro Avenger 2.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FB97809E-91DD-4EF5-91CA-F62700D1A970}' (runs on registration).
  • PreLoader.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E2ACD1D2-4D02-4B2D-9F03-B9BF58C5FC6E}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Astro Avenger 2?

You can uninstall Astro Avenger 2 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Astro Avenger 2, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 Astro Avenger 2.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win Vista (SP1) 2%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.29%
Windows 10 25.66%
Windows XP 9.73%
Windows Vista 5.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.24%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.73%
Windows 7 Professional 8.85%
Windows 8.1 6.19%
Windows 10 Home 5.31%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.39% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.39%
  Italy 8.87%
  Germany 5.65%
  Indonesia 5.65%
  Egypt 4.84%
  India 4.84%
  Brazil 4.03%
  Romania 3.23%
  DZ 2.42%
  Spain 2.42%
  France 2.42%
  Greece 2.42%
  Iran 2.42%
  Philippines 2.42%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 40.00%
Hewlett-Packard 23.08%
Dell 10.77%
ASUS 4.62%
Toshiba 4.62%
Intel 3.08%
Lenovo 3.08%
Alienware 1.54%
Common models
HP 15 Notebook PC 3.26%
Gigabyte G41MT-S2PT 2.17%
Acer Aspire 5739G 2.17%
Acer Aspire 4315 2.17%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.17%
HP-Pavilion NP201AA-ABA a... 2.17%

Publisher URL: www.myplaycity.com


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