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Should I remove Football Manager 2005?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #41,272
Reach 0.0023%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 33.85 days
211.24 days >
Average installed length: 110.99 days


5.0.3 13.33%
5.0.2 2.22%
5.0.0 84.44%

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Football Manager 2005

What is Football Manager 2005?  (from SEGA)

Football (Soccer) Manager 2005 - From Sports Interactive the creators of the Championship Manager series comes the next step in the evolution of management simulations. Incredibly detailed painstakingly researched and heaped in mystery to anyone who s never found Ceefax page 302. All the familiar menu items are present...  Read more


Football Manager 2005 is a software program developed by SEGA. The most common release is 5.0.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 615.46 KB (630,229 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 37% of users of Football Manager 2005 come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in the United States and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sega.co.uk
Help link: www.sega.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sports Interactive\Football Manager 2005\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{EC0AB585-B279-4A77-8BB5-64C403E43EE7}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 615.46 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Football Manager 2005

  • fm data editor.exe (by Sports Interactive Ltd) - Sports Interactive Ltd (FM 2005 Data Editor)
  • fm2005.exe (by Sports Interactive Ltd) - Football Manager 2005
  • unicows.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Windows (R) 95, Windows (R) 98, and Windows (R) Millennium Operating Systems (Microsoft Layer for Unicode on Win9x Systems (MSLU))

How do I remove Football Manager 2005?

You can uninstall Football Manager 2005 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 Football Manager 2005, 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 Football Manager 2005.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.33%
Windows 10 24.44%
Windows XP 15.56%
Windows Vista 6.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.18%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.64%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.82%
Windows 10 Home 6.82%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.55%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.73% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 36.73%
  United States 18.37%
  France 8.16%
  Turkey 6.12%
  Sweden 4.08%
  Portugal 4.08%
  Poland 4.08%
  Malaysia 4.08%
  MK 2.04%
  Argentina 2.04%
  Romania 2.04%
  Netherlands 2.04%
  Germany 2.04%
  Czech Republic 2.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.64%
Acer 20.51%
Toshiba 12.82%
Sony 10.26%
American Megatrends 5.13%
Dell 5.13%
Sahara 2.56%
Samsung 2.56%
ASUS 2.56%
Intel 2.56%
Lenovo 2.56%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.00%
Sony VPCEB3F4E 5.00%
Acer Aspire 5750 5.00%
ZOOSTORM 7200-1018A 2.50%
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro C66... 2.50%
TOSHIBA Satellite L650 2.50%

About SEGA

Sega is a video game software developer and an arcade software and hardware development company and the Consumer R&D Division focuses on development of game software for consoles, handhelds and mobiles.
Publisher URL: www.sega.com


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