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What is SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode II?  (from SEGA)

The Sonic 4 Saga continues in Episode II. Take Sonic and Tails for a spin in this Lite version of Sonic The Hedgehog™ 4 Episode II! Following the events of Episode I, Metal Sonic has returned to form a formidable alliance with Dr. Eggman! To face this new evil, Sonic will have to call upon an old friend to help him sa...  Read more


SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode II is a software program developed by SEGA. 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 setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 1.19 MB (1,249,366 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 71% of users of SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode II come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sega.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Sonic the Hedgehog 4 - EP 2
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/203650
Estimated size: 1.19 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode II

  • xinput1_3.dll (by http://x360ce.googlecode.com) - XBOX 360 Controller Emulator
  • x360ce.exe (by TocaEdit) - X360 Controller Emulator
  • dinput8.dll
  • Launcher.exe - SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode II
  • msvcr100.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 10 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • Sonic.exe
  • steam_api.dll (by Valve) - Steam Client API (Steam Client API (buildbot_winslave04_steam_steam_rel_client_win32@winslave04))
  • xinput1_1.dll
  • XInputTest.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Launcher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\sonic the hedgehog 4 - ep 2\Launcher.exe'.

How do I remove SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode II?

You can uninstall SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode II 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 SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode II, 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 SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode II.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.36%
Windows 10 43.60%
Windows XP 0.69%
Windows Vista 0.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.77%
Windows 8.1 15.73%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.89%
Windows 7 Professional 11.19%
Windows 10 Home 6.99%
Windows 10 Pro 6.64%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.25%
  United Kingdom 6.88%
  France 4.18%
  Canada 2.95%
  Australia 2.21%
  Germany 2.21%
  Brazil 1.23%
  Spain 1.23%
  Norway 0.98%
  Sweden 0.98%
  Netherlands 0.74%
  Russia 0.74%
  Belgium 0.49%
  Chile 0.49%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.19%
Dell 18.54%
ASUS 12.58%
Acer 12.58%
Toshiba 9.27%
Samsung 5.30%
Lenovo 4.64%
Alienware 3.97%
American Megatrends 3.31%
MSI 1.32%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.88%
Gigabyte Z87X-UD4H 2.44%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 2.44%
Acer Aspire V3-571G 2.44%
MSI MS-7693 2.44%
Alienware Alienware X51 1.63%

About SEGA

Sega is a video game software developer and an arcade software and hardware development company and the Consumer R&D Division focuses on development of game software for consoles, handhelds and mobiles.
Publisher URL: www.sega.com


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