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7% remove it93% keep it
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United States Rank #18,941
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.50 days
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Average installed length: 131.82 days


1.6.4 0.21%
1.0.0 99.58%
1.0 0.21%

Cities XL 2012

What is Cities XL 2012?

Cities XL 2012 is a city simulator.

About  (from Focus Home Interactive)

Cities XL 2012 is a brand new version of the renowned city builder, which allows you to design, build and link up cities of all shapes and sizes around the Cities XL planet. To build your cities, the 2012 version now offers a huge variety of nearly 1,000 buildings as well as over 60 maps! Constructible maps are huge, a...  Read more


Cities XL 2012 is a software program developed by Focus Home Interactive. The most common release is 1.0.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named citiesxl_2012.exe. The setup package generally installs about 35 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 23% of users of Cities XL 2012 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.citiesxl.com
Help link: www2.citiesxl.com
Installation folder: C:\cities xl 2012
Uninstaller: C:\Cities XL 2012\uninst.exe

Program filesFiles installed by Cities XL 2012

Program executable:citiesxl_2012.exe
Name:CitiesXL Game Application
Path:C:\cities xl 2012\citiesxl_2012.exe
Additional files:
  • uninst.exe (by Monte Cristo Games) - uninst
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • d3d9.dll (by ENB) - ENBSeries mod
  • dotnetfx.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 (IExpress Setup)
  • vcredist_x86.exe (by Microsoft) - Win32 Cabinet Self-Extractor

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • CitiesXL_2012.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{56ADF8C1-2843-4C05-B400-01DDEC55E7DB}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Cities XL 2012?

You can uninstall Cities XL 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Cities XL 2012, 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 Cities XL 2012.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.82%
Windows 10 24.63%
Windows Vista 1.88%
Windows XP 1.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.16%
Windows 7 Professional 7.34%
Windows 8.1 5.87%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.56%
Windows 8 2.94%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.42%
  France 11.00%
  Germany 7.33%
  Brazil 5.30%
  United Kingdom 3.87%
  Belgium 3.46%
  Canada 3.05%
  Spain 2.85%
  Netherlands 2.85%
  Sweden 2.65%
  Turkey 2.65%
  Italy 2.65%
  Australia 1.63%
  Norway 1.43%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.64%
Acer 16.37%
ASUS 16.01%
Dell 13.88%
Samsung 6.05%
Toshiba 5.34%
Lenovo 4.63%
MSI 2.14%
Sony 1.07%
Apple 1.07%
Alienware 0.71%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.56%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.09%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.47%
MSI MS-7758 2.47%
Gigabyte GA-870A-UD3 1.85%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 1.85%

Publisher URL: www.focus-home.com


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