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Should I remove Pro Evolution Soccer 2012?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,835
United States Rank #32,518
Reach 0.0522%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.18 days
624.80 days >
Average installed length: 328.28 days


1.1 0.19%
1.06.0000 4.28%
1.03.0000 2.63%
1.02.0000 1.26%
1.01.0000 12.55%
1.00.0000 78.21%
1.00 0.10%
1.0 0.10%

Other programs by Konami

Pro Evolution Soccer 2012

What is Pro Evolution Soccer 2012?  (from Konami)

Pro Evolution Soccer 12 gives users more control over the on-field action than in any football game to date. The new Teammate Control system - which gives users complete control over secondary players while the runner has the ball - represent an astonishing advance for the series.


Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 is a software program developed by Konami. The most common release is 1.00.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named pes2012.exe. The setup package generally installs about 142 files and is usually about 6.26 MB (6,564,128 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 7% of users of Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 come from Brazil, it is also popular in Germany and Turkey.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.konami.com
Help link: www.game-ever.ir
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\KONAMI\Pro Evolution Soccer 2012\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{E737A098-F161-4B6F-AF22-86AAE34F6FBD}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 6.26 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Pro Evolution Soccer 2012

Program executable:pes2012.exe
Name:Pro Evolution Soccer 2012
Path:C:\Program Files\KONAMI\Pro Evolution Soccer 2012\pes2012.exe
Additional files:
  • d3d9.dll (by TransGaming) - SwiftShader Direct3D 9 Software Renderer
  • BLACK Scoreboard install.exe - SMoKE BLACK Scoreboard Install Program
  • BLACK 2D League Install.exe - SMoKE BLACK 2D league Install Program
  • DFEngine.dll (by DoubleFusion) - DFEngine Dynamic Link Library
  • xinput1_3.dll (by ToCA EDIT) - XBOX 360 Controller Emulator
  • pes2012_orig.exe - Pro Evolution Soccer 2012
  • settings.exe - Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 Settings
  • PESEDIT.exe - WindowsFormsApplication1
  • x360ce.exe (by TocaEdit) - X360 Controller Emulator
  • paul.dll (by Sony DADC Austria AG) - SecuROM Activate & Play (SecuROM PA Unlock DLL for Activate & Play)
  • PES2012 - Gameplay config.exe - PES2012 - Gameplay tool
  • PES2012 - Gameplay run.exe
  • PES2012 Mega Selector.exe - PES2012 Mega Selector
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • zlib.net.dll (by ComponentAce) - ZLIB.NET
  • rld.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • Uninstal SMoKE GOLD.exe
  • Uninstal.exe
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • PESEDIT.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1A3F292D-BE08-4832-82C5-9449C22789D1}' (runs on registration).
  • pes2012.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5AFB3F35-1B90-4C06-AC3C-74B093546668}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • pes2012.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\pes2012\pes2012.exe'.

How do I remove Pro Evolution Soccer 2012?

You can uninstall Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 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 Pro Evolution Soccer 2012, 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 Pro Evolution Soccer 2012.

Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.82%
Windows 10 12.26%
Windows XP 6.91%
Windows Vista 2.92%
Windows Server 2003 0.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 39.10%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.31%
Windows 7 Professional 10.75%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.94%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.52%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

7.42% of installs come from Brazil
Which countries install it?
  Brazil 7.42%
  Germany 6.50%
  Turkey 6.10%
  MA 5.89%
  Italy 5.59%
  DZ 5.49%
  Indonesia 4.37%
  Argentina 4.27%
  TN 3.86%
  United States 3.86%
  Iran 3.35%
  France 2.85%
  RS 2.85%
  Egypt 2.64%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 25.08%
Hewlett-Packard 22.10%
Dell 14.42%
ASUS 11.91%
Toshiba 4.23%
Lenovo 4.08%
Samsung 3.45%
Sony 1.57%
American Megatrends 1.41%
Intel 0.78%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.29%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.29%
MSI MS-7592 3.29%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.99%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.40%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.10%

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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