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Should I remove Halo 2 para Windows Vista?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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United States Rank #47,353
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 77.86 days

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Halo 2 para Windows Vista

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What is Halo 2 para Windows Vista?  (from Microsoft)

En este artículo se describe los requisitos mínimos del sistema para Microsoft Halo 2 para Windows Vista. Este artículo también describe un mensaje de error aparece si el hardware no supera una comprobación del sistema.


Halo 2 para Windows Vista is a program developed by Microsoft. 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 main program executable is startup.exe. The software installer includes 30 files. Update.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 33% of users of Halo 2 para Windows Vista come from Mexico, it is also popular in the United States and Colombia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: support.microsoft.com/kb/936820/es
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft games\halo 2
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Halo 2\StartUp.exe /tnC:/remove

Program filesFiles installed by Halo 2 para Windows Vista

Program executable:startup.exe
Name:Halo 2 for Windows Vista
Path:C:\Program Files\microsoft games\halo 2\startup.exe
Additional files:
  • sldlext.dll - DownLevel Software Licensing Client Extension Dll
  • activate.exe - Microsoft Game Studios Activation Wizard (Microsoft Games Studios Activation Wizard)
  • gfwlivesetupmin.exe - Microsoft® Games for Windows® - LIVE (Games for Windows® - LIVE Setup)
  • Update.exe - Win32 Cabinet Self-Extractor
  • mspac.dll - Product Activation Wizard (Microsoft Game Studios PA Wizard)
  • mspacres.dll
  • halo2.exe - Halo 2 for Windows Vista
  • resource.dll
  • tnpcacheengine.exe - Cache Engine
  • ImeUiRes.dll - ImeUiRes
  • pccompat.dll - PCCompat (PC Game Compatibility Module)
  • sldl_dll.dll - SLDL_DLL

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • halo2.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CB914391-C4D0-4CEC-AF65-75A98151278C}' (runs on registration).
  • startup.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Halo 2 for Vista restart' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • halo2.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Halo 2\halo2.exe'.

How do I remove Halo 2 para Windows Vista?

Quickly and completely remove Halo 2 para Windows Vista from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Halo 2 para Windows Vista 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 Halo 2 para Windows Vista, 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 Halo 2 para Windows Vista.

Win 10 46%
Win 7 15%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.35%
Windows 10 45.65%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 27.17%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.96%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 10.87%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 10.87%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.52%
Windows 7 Professional 6.52%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.91% of installs come from Mexico
Which countries install it?
  Mexico 32.91%
  United States 20.25%
  Colombia 15.19%
  Spain 7.59%
  Argentina 5.06%
  Peru 3.80%
  Ecuador 2.53%
  Venezuela 2.53%
  Chile 1.27%
  Brazil 1.27%
  France 1.27%
  Costa Rica 1.27%
  Panama 1.27%
  Germany 1.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 32.14%
Dell 21.43%
Hewlett-Packard 21.43%
ASUS 12.50%
Lenovo 5.36%
Toshiba 3.57%
Common models
Acer Aspire V5-473P 2.63%
ASUSTeK X441NA 2.63%
HP HP Pavilion Notebook 2.63%
Dell Inspiron 5547 2.63%
Acer V5-131 2.63%
Intel Corporation Intel p... 2.63%

About Microsoft

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Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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