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Should I remove DiRT2?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,888
United States Rank #20,944
Reach 0.0318%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.35 days
423.47 days >
Average installed length: 222.50 days


1.1 0.16%
1.00.0000 98.25%
1.0.0002.133 0.16%
1.0.0000.133 0.32%
1.0. 0.80%
1.0 0.32%

Typically installed together

Other programs by Codemasters


What is DiRT2?  (from Codemasters)

DiRT 2 will take players on a World Tour to compete in aggressive multi-car and intense solo race events in the most diverse and challenging real-world environments. Career paths will span the globe. As the sequel to the acclaimed racer of 2007, DiRT 2 is set to take off-road racing games to a new level. Packed with a ...  Read more


DiRT2 is a program developed by Codemasters. The most used version is 1.00.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this 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 main program executable is dirt2_game.exe. The software installer includes 68 files and is usually about 886.8 KB (908,082 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 15% of users of DiRT2 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.codemasters.com
Help link: www.codemasters.com/uk/dirt2uk/pc/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Codemasters\DiRT2
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{52D1D62C-FEAB-4580-849E-1DB624BADBBD}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 886.8 KB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by DiRT2

Program executable:dirt2_game.exe
DiRT2 Executable
Path:C:\Program Files\codemasters\dirt2\dirt2_game.exe
Additional files:
  • DiRT.exe - DiRT (DiRT Executable)
  • xinput1_3.dll (by http://x360ce.googlecode.com) - XBOX 360 Controller Emulator
  • OpenAL32.dll (by Portions (C) Creative Labs and NVIDIA) - Standard OpenAL(TM) Library (Standard OpenAL(TM) Implementation)
  • x360ce.exe (by TocaEdit) - X360 Controller Emulator
  • dirt2.exe (by Sony DADC Austria AG) - SecuROM Launcher

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • dirt2_game.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Codemasters\DiRT2\dirt2_game.exe'.

How do I remove DiRT2?

You can uninstall DiRT2 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 DiRT2, 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 DiRT2.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.33%
Windows 10 22.33%
Windows XP 3.99%
Windows Vista 3.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 29.28%
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.36%
Windows 7 Professional 12.48%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.80%
Windows 10 Home 4.80%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.84%

Distribution by countryGeography

14.73% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 14.73%
  Germany 14.26%
  France 8.22%
  Poland 4.50%
  Czech Republic 3.72%
  United Kingdom 3.57%
  Brazil 3.10%
  Argentina 2.79%
  Canada 2.79%
  Italy 2.79%
  Sweden 2.02%
  Netherlands 2.02%
  South Africa 1.71%
  Hungary 1.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 22.22%
ASUS 16.19%
Hewlett-Packard 16.19%
Dell 13.65%
Medion 3.17%
Lenovo 2.86%
Intel 1.90%
Samsung 0.95%
Toshiba 0.95%
Alienware 0.63%
American Megatrends 0.63%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.00%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.75%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.13%
ASUSTeK N56VZ 2.50%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 2.50%
MSI MS-7681 1.88%

About Codemasters

Codemasters is a video game developer and publisher and is notable for making the large majority of games published by Camerica.
Publisher URL: www.codemasters.com/uk


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