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Descent Ultimate


Descent Ultimate is a software program developed by Parallax Software. 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 32 files and is usually about 85.17 MB (89,307,179 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 75% of users of Descent Ultimate come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.demonoid.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Parallax Software\Descent Ultimate
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{5
Estimated size: 85.17 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Descent Ultimate

  • SDL.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • SDL_image.dll - SDL_image
  • SDL_image-x64.dll
  • SDL_mixer.dll - SDL_mixer
  • SDL_mixer-x64.dll
  • SDL_net.dll - SDL_net
  • SDL_net-x64.dll
  • SDL-x64.dll
  • dle-xp.exe - Descent Level Editor XP (Descent Level Editor XP [20 oct 2006])
  • d2x-xl.exe - D2X-W32 (Descent 2 OpenGL for MS Windows)
  • d2x-xl-omp.exe - D2X-XL (D2X-XL - Descent 1 and 2 / OpenGL)
  • d2x-xl-x64.exe
  • libpng14-1.dll - LibPNG (PNG image compression library)
  • d2x-trackir.dll
  • ogg.dll
  • ogg-x64.dll
  • smpeg.dll
  • smpeg-x64.dll
  • SP.EXE
  • vorbis.dll
  • vorbisfile-x64.dll
  • vorbis-x64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • DESCENTR.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{FF7962DC-F03C-412C-B39B-C3B1ADCFCC57}' (runs on registration).
  • d2x-xl.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F5A05B0C-0704-47CC-8F11-FFE71D39C6AB}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Descent Ultimate?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win 7 17%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 100.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.00%
  Australia 8.33%
  Germany 8.33%
  Canada 8.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Samsung 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Dell 16.67%
Acer 16.67%
ASUS 16.67%
Common models
Samsung R780/R778 16.67%
Samsung 700Z3A/700Z4A/700... 16.67%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 16.67%
Dell XPS 630i 16.67%
ASUSTeK K84LY 16.67%
ASUS All Series 16.67%


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