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Sid Meiers Pirates

What is Sid Meiers Pirates?  (from 2K Games)

Sail the Caribbean, marauding all on the high seas or ally your ship and crew as a privateer in search of riches - the life you choose is up to you. Face dogged enemies, raid unsuspecting villages, woo fair maidens, avoid capture or dig for buried treasure. Discover what it takes to become one of the most famous pirate...  Read more


Sid Meiers Pirates is a program developed by 2K Games. The main program executable is pirates!.exe. The software installer includes 7 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 89% of users of Sid Meiers Pirates come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and BS.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.2kgames.com/pirates
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\2k games\sid meiers pirates
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\2K Games\Sid Meiers Pirates\Uninstall.exe
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Sid Meiers Pirates

Program executable:pirates!.exe
Name:Sid Meier's Pirates!
Path:C:\Program Files\2k games\sid meiers pirates\pirates!.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • Mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • msvcp71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • paul.dll (by Sony DADC Austria AG) - Product Activation (PA Unlock DLL)

How do I remove Sid Meiers Pirates?

You can uninstall Sid Meiers Pirates 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 Sid Meiers Pirates, 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 Sid Meiers Pirates.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win Vista (SP2) 17%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 10 33.33%
Windows Vista 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.83%
Windows 8.1 20.83%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 16.67%
Windows 8 8.33%
Windows 10 Home 4.17%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

89.47% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 89.47%
  Canada 7.89%
  BS 2.63%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Dell 19.05%
Alienware 9.52%
Acer 9.52%
ASUS 9.52%
Lenovo 4.76%
Gateway 4.76%
Common models
LENOVO 20193 4.76%
Hewlett-Packard p6-2330 4.76%
Hewlett-Packard p6-2133w 4.76%
Hewlett-Packard p2-1394 4.76%
HP G72 Notebook PC 4.76%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 4.76%

About 2K Games

2K is a developer, distributor and publisher of interactive entertainment software games and is a subsidiary of Take-Two Interactive, which also owns Rockstar Games.
Publisher URL: www.2kgames.com


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