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8% remove it92% keep it
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1.0.0 14.29%

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Metal Gear Solid 2 Substance

What is Metal Gear Solid 2 Substance?

Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance is a multi-platform updated version of the original Metal Gear Solid 2. Substance contains the main Metal Gear Solid 2 game along with some subtle alterations. The main addition of Substance is the inclusion of nearly 500 stand-alone missions with 300 missions set in a VR environment and 200 Alternative Missions that take places in areas from the main game. In this sequel to Metal Gear Solid, you resume the role of Solid Snake, commando & spy, out to stop a new Metal Gear weapon from falling into the wrong hands.


The most common release is 2.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 7.78 MB (8,154,342 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.konami.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\KONAMI\Metal Gear Solid 2 Substance\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\KONAMI\Metal Gear Solid 2 Substance\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 7.78 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Metal Gear Solid 2 Substance

  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • dsound.dll (by Creative Labs) - Creative ALchemy Universal (Creative ALchemy)
  • mgs2.exe
  • mgs2_sse.exe
  • MGS2SConfig.exe - MGS2SSetup
  • MGS2SSetup.exe

How do I remove Metal Gear Solid 2 Substance?

You can uninstall Metal Gear Solid 2 Substance 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 Metal Gear Solid 2 Substance, 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 Metal Gear Solid 2 Substance.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 10 14%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.43%
Windows Vista 14.29%
Windows 10 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.57%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 14.29%
Windows Seven Black Editi... 14.29%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%
Windows 8 Enterprise 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.44%
  Finland 11.11%
  Iran 11.11%
  Germany 11.11%
  United Arab Emirates 11.11%
  Italy 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 28.57%
Hewlett-Packard 14.29%
Dell 14.29%
ASUS 14.29%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard 23-d120ek 16.67%
Gigabyte X58A-UD9 16.67%
Gigabyte EP41-UD3L 16.67%
Dell Inspiron 530 16.67%
ASUSTeK X401A1 16.67%
Acer Aspire 5715Z 16.67%

About Konami

Konami is a developer and publisher of numerous video games (and other entertainment products).
Publisher URL: www.konami.com


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