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7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,664
United States Rank #33,076
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 214.10 days
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Average installed length: 363.82 days


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Medieval - Total War - Gold Edition


Medieval - Total War - Gold Edition is a program developed by The Creative Assembly. 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 Medieval_TW.EXE. The software installer includes 26 files and is usually about 7.24 MB (7,596,133 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 26% of users of Medieval - Total War - Gold Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.totalwar.com
Help link: www.sega-europe.com/en/Homepage.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\The Creative Assembly\Medieval - Total War - Gold Edition
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A
Estimated size: 7.24 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Medieval - Total War - Gold Edition

Program executable:Medieval_TW.EXE
Name:Medieval Total War
Path:C:\Program Files\The Creative Assembly\Medieval - Total War - Gold Edition\Medieval_TW.EXE
Additional files:
  • Medieval_TW.exe (by Creative Assembly) - Medieval Total War (Medieval_TW)
  • Uninstal.exe
  • AxInterop.SHDocVw.dll
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • BugslayerUtil.dll (by MSJ Bugslayer Column and the book "Debugging Microsoft Windows Applications") - Bugslayer Utility Routines
  • cine.dll
  • CoreLib.dll
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • ddraw.dll
  • granny2.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Granny
  • Interop.SHDocVw.dll - Assembly imported from type library SHDocVw
  • kingdoms.exe - Medieval 2 Total War: Kingdoms
  • Launcher.exe
  • medieval_tw_NoCD_Loader.exe
  • medieval2.exe - Medieval 2: Total War
  • MFC71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • mfc71d.dll - MFCDLL Shared Library - Debug Version
  • msvcp71.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcp71d.dll
  • msvcr100.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2010 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcr71.dll
  • msvcr71d.dll
  • RomeTW-ALX.exe - Rome: Total War - Alexander
  • SkinLib.dll
  • UpdateLib.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

4 Scheduled Tasks
  • Launcher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A2264BBC-D6CC-40FA-9541-66D578CE83E6}' (runs on registration).
  • medieval2.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{BD953067-C938-44A9-9129-DA76EC16138F}' (runs on registration).
  • RomeTW-ALX.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5A06B455-71A9-48B0-B42F-605897781618}' (runs on registration).
  • Medieval_TW.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{CD50C156-E4D0-484C-990D-0406B5F5A95F}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Launcher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\potyi\steam\steamapps\common\Medieval II Total War\Launcher.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:27.11 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0995126627%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.02487817%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.07463450%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:4,086,040,519
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:1.39 MB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:4.39 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Medieval - Total War - Gold Edition?

You can uninstall Medieval - Total War - Gold Edition 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 Medieval - Total War - Gold Edition, 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 Medieval - Total War - Gold Edition.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.94%
Windows 10 16.53%
Windows Vista 9.09%
Windows XP 7.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 47.93%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.44%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.44%
Windows 10 Home 5.79%
Windows 7 Professional 3.31%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.28%
  United Kingdom 23.36%
  Australia 6.57%
  Germany 5.11%
  France 5.11%
  Belgium 2.92%
  Canada 2.19%
  Italy 2.19%
  New Zealand 2.19%
  Portugal 2.19%
  Turkey 2.19%
  Brazil 1.46%
  Hungary 1.46%
  Iran 1.46%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.71%
Acer 24.29%
Dell 17.14%
ASUS 10.00%
American Megatrends 7.14%
Lenovo 5.71%
Alienware 4.29%
Intel 2.86%
Common models
LENOVO 20255 2.08%
Acer Aspire 7741 2.08%
Acer Aspire 5536 2.08%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.08%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.08%
VIA Aspire T120 1.04%

About The Creative Assembly

The Creative Assembly is a video game developer.
Publisher URL: www.creative-assembly.com


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