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Should I remove Dead Rising 2?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,486
United States Rank #17,754
Reach 0.0224%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.27 days
273.59 days >
Average installed length: 143.75 days


1.1 0.68%
1.0.0000.132 0.23%
1.0.0000.131 1.13%
1.0.0000.130 97.51% 0.23%
1.00.0000 0.23%

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Dead Rising 2

What is Dead Rising 2?  (from CAPCOM)

Thousands of Zombies On Screen: The undead are everywhere creating a dynamic and challenging zombie-killing experience for the player as weapons will be created to kill massive amounts of zombies at one time! Several years have passed since the Wilamette incident, and while Frank West was able to save America from a zo...  Read more


Dead Rising 2 is a software program developed by CAPCOM. The most common release is 1.0.0000.130, 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 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 deadrising2.exe. The setup package generally installs about 33 files and is usually about 268.01 MB (281,033,369 bytes). 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 27% of users of Dead Rising 2 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.deadrising-2.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Capcom\Dead Rising 2\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{4343080E-91B7-4388-AB4D-FB1000008200}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 268.01 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Dead Rising 2

Program executable:deadrising2.exe
Name:Dead Rising 2
Path:C:\mike games\dead rising 2\deadrising2.exe
Additional files:
  • xinput1_3.dll (by ToCA EDIT) - XBOX 360 Controller Emulator
  • x360ce.exe (by TocaEdit) - X360 Controller Emulator
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • gdf.dll - Dead Rising 2

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • deadrising2.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{71830C47-A7ED-415F-AF11-9BFA9D43C161}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • deadrising2.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\CAPCOM\Dead Rising 2\deadrising2.exe'.

How do I remove Dead Rising 2?

You can uninstall Dead Rising 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 Dead Rising 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 Dead Rising 2.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.27%
Windows 10 23.65%
Windows XP 3.83%
Windows Vista 2.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.27%
Windows 7 Ultimate 27.50%
Windows 7 Professional 8.64%
Windows 8.1 8.64%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.64%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.48% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 27.48%
  France 10.15%
  Germany 4.86%
  Brazil 4.23%
  United Kingdom 4.23%
  Spain 3.17%
  Sweden 2.75%
  Canada 2.75%
  Australia 2.33%
  Italy 2.33%
  Malaysia 2.33%
  Hong Kong 1.69%
  Thailand 1.69%
  Belgium 1.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 19.31%
Acer 17.76%
Hewlett-Packard 15.44%
Dell 13.90%
Lenovo 4.63%
Medion 3.47%
Toshiba 3.47%
Alienware 3.09%
Intel 2.32%
Samsung 2.32%
MSI 1.93%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.86%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.57%
ASUSTeK K43SD 2.14%
ASUSTeK K53SV 2.14%
MSI MS-7816 2.14%
MSI MS-7693 2.14%

About (from CAPCOM)

Capcom began in Japan in 1979 as a manufacturer and distributor of electronic game machines. In 1983 Capcom Co.
Publisher URL: www.capcom.com


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