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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #28,834
United States Rank #32,526
Reach 0.0053%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.15 days
594.47 days >
Average installed length: 312.35 days


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Rail Simulator

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What is Rail Simulator?  (from Electronic Arts)

Drive a train through the legendary Cajon Pass and across the rolling expanses of scenic desert between Barstow and San Bernardino in Rail Simulator®. In the Thorn Pack, available only in this pre-order campaign, you’ll get seven unique locomotives and rolling stock, as well as the exclusive Thorn Reversal scenario. De...  Read more


Rail Simulator is a software program developed by Electronic Arts. The setup package generally installs about 31 files and is usually about 3.13 MB (3,276,816 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 35% of users of Rail Simulator come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.railsimulator.com/en/index.htm
Help link: www.railsimulator.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Rail Simulator\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{0824EE6D-137F-4B83-9628-8E7B000BEBA6}\_is2008.psi" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 3.13 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Rail Simulator

  • winui.dll - EA WinUI for Paul.dll (Windows UI for PAUL.DLL)
  • uninstall.exe - Rail Simulator
  • paul.dll - EA PAUL (Electronic Arts, Inc.)
  • Rail Simulator_uninst.exe - Registration code installer program
  • RailSim.exe (by Kuju) - Launcher Application (RailSim Launcher Application)
  • InterProcessCommunication.dll (by Kuju) - RailSim (InterProcessCommunication Dynamic Link Library)
  • LocalisedStrings.dll - Localise Dynamic Link Library
  • RailSimulatorGDF.dll - RailSimulatorGDF
  • ApplyXSL.exe
  • dotnetfx.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 (IExpress Setup)
  • eax.dll (by Creative Technology Ltd) - EAX Unified
  • FileWriteAccessUtility.exe - FileWriteAccessUtility Application
  • GameuxInstallHelper.dll (by Microsoft) - Game Explorer Install Helper DLL
  • hatred.exe
  • HttpGet.exe
  • luac.exe
  • m4d.dll
  • MFC71.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • mfc71d.dll - MFCDLL Shared Library - Debug Version
  • MFC71u.dll
  • mfc71ud.dll
  • msvcp71.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcp71d.dll
  • msvcr71.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • msvcr71d.dll
  • NxCooking.dll
  • OpenAL32.dll (by Creative Labs) - Creative Labs OpenAL32 (OpenAL32)
  • PhysX_6.10.25_SystemSoftware.exe (by AGEIA Technologies) - AGEIA PhysX v6.10.25
  • RailSimulatorGameExplorerInstaller.exe
  • SearchableControls.dll (by Jim Blackler) - SearchableControls
  • setup.exe

How do I remove Rail Simulator?

Quickly and completely remove Rail Simulator from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Rail Simulator 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 Rail Simulator, 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 Rail Simulator.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.94%
Windows 10 29.41%
Windows XP 10.78%
Windows Vista 6.86%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.00%
Windows 7 Professional 8.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.00%
Windows 10 Home 6.00%
Windows 10 Pro 6.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.55% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 34.55%
  United Kingdom 17.27%
  Germany 8.18%
  Canada 5.45%
  Hungary 4.55%
  Spain 3.64%
  Austria 2.73%
  Australia 2.73%
  France 2.73%
  Netherlands 2.73%
  Argentina 1.82%
  Belgium 1.82%
  Switzerland 1.82%
  India 1.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.45%
Acer 21.82%
Dell 9.09%
ASUS 9.09%
American Megatrends 5.45%
Sahara 3.64%
Toshiba 3.64%
Common models
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 2.90%
Samsung NC10 2.90%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.90%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.90%
TOSHIBA Satellite S855 1.45%
TOSHIBA Satellite L505D 1.45%

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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