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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #41,662
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.61 days
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Average installed length: 273.00 days


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Ski Region Simulator 2012

What is Ski Region Simulator 2012?  (from GIANTS Software)

In "Ski Region Simulator" there is an almost endless variety of gameplay possibilities. In the career mode you enter a huge winter landscape to experience the day to day running of a Swiss Alpine ski resort. In this accurately modelled world you are free to explore, manage the resort in real-time, and watch the outcome...  Read more


Ski Region Simulator 2012 is a software program developed by GIANTS Software. 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 skiregionsimulator2012.exe. The setup package generally installs about 24 files and is usually about 502.27 KB (514,326 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 27% of users of Ski Region Simulator 2012 come from France, it is also popular in the United States and Norway.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.skiregion-simulator.com
Help link: www.skiregion-simulator.com/support.php
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ski Region Simulator 2012\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ski Region Simulator 2012\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 502.27 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Ski Region Simulator 2012

Program executable:skiregionsimulator2012.exe
Name:GIANTS Launcher
Path:C:\Program Files\ski region simulator 2012\skiregionsimulator2012.exe
Additional files:
  • game.exe - GIANTS Game Engine
  • SkiRegionSimulator2012Game.exe
  • GDFInstall.exe - GDF Installer
  • SkiRegionSimulator.gdf.dll - GDF Data (GDF Data Dynamic Link Library (DLL))
  • SkiRegionSimulator2012.gdf.dll
  • SkiRegionSimulatorDEMO.gdf.dll
  • SkiRegionSimulatorESD.gdf.dll
  • cg.dll (by NVIDIA) - NVIDIA Cg Runtime (Cg Core Runtime Library)
  • cgD3D9.dll (by NVIDIA) - Cg D3D9 Runtime Library
  • NxCooking.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SkiRegionSimulator2012.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C948D919-DF25-4B90-BCA7-915B648B1E0D}' (runs on registration).
3 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • SkiRegionSimulator2012Game.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Ski Region Simulator 2012\SkiRegionSimulator2012Game.exe'.
  • SkiRegionSimulator2012.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Ski Region Simulator 2012\SkiRegionSimulator2012.exe'.
  • game.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Ski Region Simulator 2012\game.exe'.

How do I remove Ski Region Simulator 2012?

You can uninstall Ski Region Simulator 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 Ski Region Simulator 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 Ski Region Simulator 2012.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 4%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.20%
Windows 10 29.51%
Windows Vista 6.56%
Windows XP 5.74%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.62%
Windows 8.1 10.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.02%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.74%
Windows 10 Home 5.74%
Windows 7 Professional 5.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.20% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 27.20%
  United States 17.60%
  Norway 11.20%
  Canada 4.80%
  United Kingdom 4.80%
  Italy 4.80%
  Sweden 4.80%
  Netherlands 4.00%
  Belgium 3.20%
  Czech Republic 2.40%
  Poland 2.40%
  DK 1.60%
  Spain 1.60%
  Finland 1.60%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.36%
ASUS 23.08%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Dell 7.69%
Samsung 5.13%
Lenovo 3.85%
American Megatrends 2.56%
Compaq 1.28%
Alienware 1.28%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.13%
Acer Calpella 2.13%
Acer Aspire X3950 1.06%
Acer Aspire V3-771 1.06%
Acer Aspire E1-531 1.06%
Acer Aspire 7750G 1.06%

Publisher URL: www.giants-software.com


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