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Industry Giant 2 - Gold Edition

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What is Industry Giant 2 - Gold Edition?

Industry Giant 2 - Gold Edition is a business simulation game for Windows published by JoWooD Entertainment, now Nordic Games.

About  (from JoWooD)

Begin in the year 1900 with little money but large ambitions and through skilful decision-making you can build up an enormous business empire. Make critical decisions on which of more than 200 products you should manufacture. Become the greatest power in the industry!


Industry Giant 2 - Gold Edition is a software program developed by JoWooD. 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 primary executable is named ig2.exe. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 1.18 MB (1,238,745 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 23% of users of Industry Giant 2 - Gold Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.jowood.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\industry giant 2
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{6910C412-A523-493C-BC22-0213CD7F4F3A}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.18 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Industry Giant 2 - Gold Edition

Program executable:ig2.exe
Name:Industry Giant 2
IndustryGiant 2
Path:C:\Program Files\industry giant 2\ig2.exe
Additional files:
  • Editor.exe - Industry Giant 2 (IndustryGiant 2)
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • enginetest.exe
  • IG2_Addon.Gold_ATI.Nvidia_Mod_setup1.2_test2.exe
  • keylibdll.dll
  • Mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ig2.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E8B6AF6A-1CBC-4251-9185-549503156793}' (runs on registration).

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  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 Industry Giant 2 - Gold Edition, 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 Industry Giant 2 - Gold Edition.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win 10 7%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.78%
Windows XP 7.41%
Windows Vista 7.41%
Windows 10 7.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 37.04%
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.63%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.41%
Windows 7 Professional 7.41%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.41%
Windows 10 Home 3.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

22.58% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 22.58%
  United Kingdom 12.90%
  Belgium 9.68%
  Netherlands 9.68%
  Germany 6.45%
  France 6.45%
  Brazil 3.23%
  Egypt 3.23%
  India 3.23%
  Lithuania 3.23%
  MK 3.23%
  Norway 3.23%
  Philippines 3.23%
  Poland 3.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.73%
ASUS 13.64%
Acer 13.64%
Hewlett-Packard 13.64%
American Megatrends 9.09%
Samsung 4.55%
Packard Bell 4.55%
Medion 4.55%
Intel 4.55%
Alienware 4.55%
Common models
Samsung R720 5.56%
Packard Bell BV iPower X8... 5.56%
MSI MS-7808 5.56%
MSI MS-7636 5.56%
MSI MS-7599 5.56%
Micro-Star Co., Ltd. CX70... 5.56%

About JoWooD

JoWooD Entertainment AG was an Austrian computer game publisher of video games.


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