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Galactic Civilizations II

What is Galactic Civilizations II?

Galactic Civilizations II utilizes the Impulse digital distribution platform. Impulse provides users the ability to purchase and download software that are tied to an account on GameStop's servers, and can be downloaded from anywhere that allows the use of the Impulse client. Impulse allows users to install, update (when desired) and uninstall the software tied to a user's account. Users who purchase Impulse-supported games at retail stores can download the client and install previously purchased software on their computers without the original disc after registration of the game.


The primary executable is named gc2launch.exe. The setup package generally installs about 17 files and is usually about 721.61 KB (738,928 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.stardock.com
Installation folder: C:\stardock\GalCiv2
Uninstaller: "C:\stardock\GalCiv2\UninstHelper.exe" /autouninstall gc2
Estimated size: 721.61 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Galactic Civilizations II

Program executable:gc2launch.exe
Name:Galactic Civilizations II Launcher
Additional files:
  • GalCiv2.exe - Galactic Civilizations II (Galactic Civilizations)
  • SDNetLib.dll - Stardock SDNetLib (SDNetLib)
  • Activate.exe - Activate (Stardock Product Activation)
  • UninstHelper.exe - Impulse (Add/Remove Programs Helper)
  • wise_post.exe
  • GC2InstallStub.exe
  • Lib3D.dll

How do I remove Galactic Civilizations II?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win 8 5%
Uninstall it 19%
Keep it 81%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.27%
Windows XP 9.09%
Windows Vista 9.09%
Windows 8 4.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.45%
Windows 7 Professional 22.73%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.09%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 4.55%
Windows Vista Home Basic 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

86.11% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 86.11%
  United Kingdom 5.56%
  Australia 2.78%
  Germany 2.78%
  France 2.78%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 17.65%
Acer 17.65%
ASUS 11.76%
Hewlett-Packard 11.76%
American Megatrends 11.76%
Samsung 5.88%
Sahara 5.88%
Common models
Samsung R580/R590 7.69%
MSI MS-7681 7.69%
IBM 8113E7U 7.69%
Hewlett-Packard p6653w 7.69%
Gigabyte P35-DS3L 7.69%
Gigabyte EX38-DS5 7.69%

About Stardock

Stardock is a software development company that initially developed for the OS/2 platform, but switch to Windows.
Publisher URL: www.stardock.com


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