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What is Maelstrom?

Maelstrom is a real-time strategy game that requires players to construct bases while harvesting resources in order to fund production of various units as well as construction of other structures in order to aid the player's efforts to defeat the enemy. Players can also command and group several units issuing orders from a bird's eye view, or commanding them by means of direct control. Terraforming plays a significant role in gameplay as well.


The primary executable is named maelstrom.exe. The setup package generally installs about 41 files and is usually about 4.29 MB (4,503,501 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.codemasters.com/maelstrom
Installation folder: C:\Games\Maelstrom\
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\01\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{D
Estimated size: 4.29 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Maelstrom

Program executable:maelstrom.exe
Name:Vista Game Engine
Vista Game Engine Runtime (c) 2004-2007
Additional files:
  • configurationtool.exe (by KDV Games) - VistaEngine Configurator (c) 2004-2005 (VistaEngine Configurator (c) 2004-2006)
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • aelaunch.dll
  • AoEHlp.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Age of Empires (Age of Empires Help DLL)
  • AR505ENU.EXE (by InstallShield Software) - PackageForTheWeb Stub
  • Default.dll
  • DPLAY60A.EXE (by Microsoft) - Microsoft(R) Windows NT(R) Operating System (Win32 Cabinet Self-Extractor)
  • DX7HRDisplay.dll
  • DX7HRTnLDisplay.dll
  • EBUEULA.DLL - Microsoft Corporation EulaDll (EulaDll)
  • Empire Earth.exe
  • Empires.exe - Age of Empires
  • EMPIRESX.EXE - Age of Empires, the Rise of Rome
  • EMPIRESX_GrBtle_High-Reso.EXE
  • EMPIRESX_GrBtle_Medium-Reso.EXE
  • granny.dll
  • INSTMSIA.EXE - Windows Installer (Installer for the Windows Installer)
  • INSTMSIW.EXE - Windows Installer - Unicode
  • language.dll - Age of Empires Languge File
  • languagex.dll - Microsoft® Age of Empires® Expansion: The Rise of Rome (Age of Empires Expansion Language File)
  • Low-Level Engine.dll
  • Miles Sound System Mixer.dll
  • mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • PIDGEN.DLL - Microsoft PidGen (PidGen)
  • rmvparse.exe
  • rockalldll.dll - Rockall (Rockall Heap Manager DLL)
  • setup.exe
  • SETUPENU.DLL - Microsoft Games Setup (Microsoft Games AutoRun/Setup Resources)
  • si_empireearth_update_en_1004_2000.exe (by Mad Doc Software) - Empire Earth Add-on
  • sxlrt233.dll
  • TCP Protocol.dll

How do I remove Maelstrom?

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Or, you can uninstall Maelstrom 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 Maelstrom, 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 Maelstrom.

Win 10 50%
Win 7 8%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 50.00%
Windows 7 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 25.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Windows 7 Professional 8.33%
Windows 8.1 8.33%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.67%
  Australia 13.33%
  United Kingdom 13.33%
  Canada 6.67%
  Germany 6.67%
  DK 6.67%
  Ireland 6.67%
  India 6.67%
  Netherlands 6.67%
  South Africa 6.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 42.86%
Lenovo 28.57%
MSI 14.29%
Alienware 14.29%
Common models
Packard Bell EasyNote TK8... 12.50%
MSI MS-7640 12.50%
Micro-Star Co., Ltd. GE60... 12.50%
LENOVO Lenovo H420 12.50%
LENOVO 10126 12.50%
Gigabyte Z87X-D3H 12.50%

About Codemasters

Codemasters is a video game developer and publisher and is notable for making the large majority of games published by Camerica.
Publisher URL: www.codemasters.com/uk


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