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Earthworm Jim 2


Earthworm Jim 2 is a program developed by Shiny Entertainment. 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 software installer includes 13 files and is usually about 1.42 GB (1,528,113,825 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 63% of users of Earthworm Jim 2 come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.interplay.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\steam\steamapps\common\earthworm jim
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/38490
Estimated size: 1.42 GB

Program filesFiles installed by Earthworm Jim 2

  • dosbox.exe (by DOSBox Team) - DOSBox DOS Emulator
  • EarthwormJim3D.exe
  • EWJ1.EXE
  • EWJ2.EXE
  • Mss16.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • Mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools)
  • runme.exe
  • SDL.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • SDL_net.dll
  • zmbv.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • runme.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1738D29F-AD06-41C0-8F3D-48CC503CF638}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • runme.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Dark Messiah Might and Magic Multi-Player\runme.exe'.
  • dosbox.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Dark Forces\DosBox\dosbox.exe'.

How do I remove Earthworm Jim 2?

You can uninstall Earthworm Jim 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 Earthworm Jim 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 Earthworm Jim 2.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.52%
Windows 10 31.03%
Windows Vista 3.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.59%
Windows 7 Professional 24.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.79%
Windows 8 10.34%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.34%
Windows 10 Pro 3.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.86% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.86%
  Brazil 11.43%
  Canada 5.71%
  United Kingdom 5.71%
  Switzerland 2.86%
  Germany 2.86%
  Spain 2.86%
  Russia 2.86%
  South Africa 2.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Dell 18.75%
Acer 18.75%
ASUS 12.50%
Samsung 12.50%
Intel 6.25%
Alienware 6.25%
Common models
ASUS All Series 11.11%
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Alienware Aurora-R2 5.56%
Si P67A-C43 5.56%
Sapphire Tech PE-AM2RS740... 5.56%
Samsung RF511/RF411/RF711 5.56%


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