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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
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,274
United States Rank #21,002
Reach 0.0406%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.60 days
430.67 days >
Average installed length: 226.28 days


1.00.0000 98.59%
1.0.0000.133 0.35%
1.0. 0.70%
1.0 0.35%

Typically installed together

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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 67 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 8. While about 15% of users of DiRT2 come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.codemasters.com
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?

Quickly and completely remove DiRT2 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, 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: 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: 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) 65%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.93%
Windows 8 19.16%
Windows XP 4.39%
Windows Vista 3.51%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 29.98%
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.75%
Windows 7 Professional 12.70%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.11%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.41%
Windows 8.1 3.53%

Distribution by countryGeography

15.16% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 15.16%
  United States 10.98%
  France 8.36%
  Poland 4.18%
  Czech Republic 4.01%
  United Kingdom 3.83%
  Brazil 3.31%
  Canada 2.96%
  Argentina 2.61%
  Italy 2.61%
  South Africa 1.92%
  Hungary 1.92%
  Finland 1.74%
  Australia 1.74%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 21.23%
ASUS 17.12%
Hewlett-Packard 17.12%
Dell 13.36%
Medion 2.74%
Lenovo 2.40%
Intel 2.05%
Samsung 1.71%
Toshiba 1.03%
American Megatrends 0.68%
Sony 0.68%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.23%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.92%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.27%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 2.61%
ASUSTeK N56VZ 2.61%
Gigabyte P35-DS3R 1.96%

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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