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Need For Speed - Porsche 2000 Enhanced


Need For Speed - Porsche 2000 Enhanced is a software program developed by Electronic Arts. 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 porsche.exe. The setup package generally installs about 25 files and is usually about 10.56 MB (11,077,504 bytes). The installed file Updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 58% of users of Need For Speed - Porsche 2000 Enhanced come from the United States, it is also popular in Romania and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.needforspeed.com/porsche/pc
Help link: www.google.com/search?q=%22Porsche+Unleashed%22+Forum
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\Need For Speed - Porsche 2000\Enhanced
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\ELECTR~1\NEEDFO~1\Enhanced\UNWISE.EXE /R /U C:\Program Files2\ELECTR~1\NEEDFO~1\Enhanced\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 10.56 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Need For Speed - Porsche 2000 Enhanced

Program executable:porsche.exe
Path:C:\games 2\porsche 2000\porsche.exe
Additional files:
  • clcd16.dll
  • clcd32.dll
  • clokspl.exe
  • Control.dll (by Adobe Systems) - Shockwave (Shockwave ActiveX Control)
  • dirapi.dll (by Adobe Systems) - Director MX 2004 (Director Player)
  • dplayerx.dll
  • drvmgt.dll
  • DynaPlayer.dll - DynaBound Player
  • gimme.dll
  • iml32.dll - IML
  • mcp.dll
  • mrbupd.dll (by Marimba) - Marimba Castanet UpdateNow SDK
  • Plugin.dll - Shockwave for Director (Adobe Shockwave for Director Netscape plug-in, version 10.2.0)
  • PluginPing.dll
  • Proj.dll
  • secdrv.sys
  • SETUP.EXE - Need For Speed - Porsche Unleashed
  • SwHelper_1020022.exe - Shockwave Helper
  • SwInit.exe - Shockwave Init
  • SwMenu.dll - Shockwave Context Menu Support
  • SwOnce.dll - Shockwave Player
  • Updater.exe - Updater Application (Updater MFC Application)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{D124A613-2DCA-41D4-BD97-2AA19C48545C}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run Once)
  • SwHelper_1020022.exe is loaded once in the current user (HKCU) registry as a startup file name 'Shockwave Updater' which loads as C:\Windows\System32\Macromed\SHOCKW~1\SWHELP~1.EXE -Update -1020022 -iexplore.exe9.0.

How do I remove Need For Speed - Porsche 2000 Enhanced?

You can uninstall Need For Speed - Porsche 2000 Enhanced 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 Need For Speed - Porsche 2000 (Enhanced), 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 Need For Speed - Porsche 2000 Enhanced.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win XP 43%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.14%
Windows XP 42.86%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 42.86%
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.57%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.33%
  Romania 16.67%
  United Kingdom 16.67%
  Poland 8.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
ASUS 33.33%
Common models
Micro-Star MS-7597 20.00%
Gigabyte GA-MA770T-UD3 20.00%
ECS GeForce6100PM-M2 20.00%
ASUSTeK N73SV 20.00%

About Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts (EA) is developer & publisher of video games who develops & publishes games under several labels including EA Sports titles, Irritate NFL, FIFA Soccer & NBA Jam.
Publisher URL: www.ea.com


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