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Should I remove Star Wars - Battlefront II?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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Global Rank #2,779
United States Rank #1,775
Reach 0.2515%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.86 days
556.33 days >
Average installed length: 292.31 days

Star Wars - Battlefront II

What is Star Wars - Battlefront II?

Star Wars: Battlefront II is a first/third-person shooter video game developed by Pandemic Studios, and published by LucasArts. The game is the sequel to the successful Star Wars: Battlefront and features new vehicles, characters, game mechanics, maps, and missions. Battlefront II is fundamentally similar to its predecessor, albeit with the addition of new gameplay mechanics. The general objective in most missions is to eliminate the enemy faction. Like Star Wars Battlefront, the game is split into two eras, the Clone Wars and the Galactic Civil War. Players have the ability to choose between six classes during gameplay. Four class types are common to all factions; infantry, heavy weapon, sniper and engineer.


Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 main program executable is LaunchIW5M.exe. The software installer includes 61 files and is usually about 13.31 MB (13,954,013 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.swbattlefront2.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Steam\steamapps\common\Star Wars Battlefront II
Uninstaller: "C:\Le Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/6060
Estimated size: 13.31 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Star Wars - Battlefront II

Program executable:LaunchIW5M.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Star Wars Battlefront II\LaunchIW5M.exe
Additional files:
  • AppOverlay.dll (by Valve) - Steam Application Overlay Renderer (Steam Application Overlay)
  • AppOverlay64.dll (by Valve)
  • crashhandler.dll - Steam Crash Handler Library
  • crashhandler64.dll
  • GameOverlayRenderer.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer
  • GameOverlayRenderer64.dll
  • GameOverlayUI.exe - Steam
  • Steam.dll
  • Steam.exe - Steam Client Bootstrapper
  • steamclient.dll
  • steamclient64.dll
  • steamerrorreporter.exe
  • steamerrorreporter64.exe
  • SteamUI.dll - SteamUI Dynamic Link Library
  • streaming_client.exe
  • tier0_s.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library
  • tier0_s64.dll
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll
  • vstdlib_s64.dll
  • libavresample-1.dll
  • libavutil-53.dll
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • SteamTmp.exe
  • video.dll
  • avutil-51.dll
  • BattlefrontII.exe
  • BINKW32.DLL (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • CDKey.exe
  • Clean.exe
  • CSERHelper.dll - CSER Helper (Debug Helper Routines)
  • d3dcompiler_46.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct3D HLSL Compiler)
  • d3dcompiler_46_64.dll (by Microsoft)
  • dbghelp.dll - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • DBNetwork.Indigo.dll - DBNUpdater
  • doc.exe
  • DSETUP.dll - Direct driver preloader
  • dsetup32.dll - DirectX Setup - 32-bit piece
  • DSManager.exe - Battlefront II Server
  • dxsetup.exe - Microsoft DirectX Setup
  • EAX.DLL (by Creative Technology Ltd) - EAX Unified
  • LaunchBFII.exe
  • LaunchIW5M.exe - LaunchIW5M
  • LecSetup2.dll (by LucasArts, a division of Lucasfilm Entertainment Company) - LecSetup Dynamic Link Library
  • libavcodec-55.dll
  • libavformat-55.dll
  • libswscale-2.dll
  • MFC71.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • msvcr71.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • sdl.dll
  • Steam2.dll - Steam Client Engine
  • SWBF2_Launcher_v1_1.exe
  • swbf2rm.exe (by Black Bag Operations, www.blackbagops.com)
  • swbf2sm.exe (by Black Bag Operations, www.blackbagops.com)
  • SWBFII_MULTI_1_2.dll
  • syscheck.exe (by LucasArts, a division of Lucasfilm Entertainment Company) - System Checker (Hardware enumerator)
  • UNICOWS.DLL - Microsoft (R) Windows (R) 95, Windows (R) 98, and Windows (R) Millennium Operating Systems (Microsoft Layer for Unicode on Win9x Systems (MSLU))
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • uninst.exe
  • WriteMiniDump.exe - Win32 MiniDump Helper
  • xdelta.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

5 Scheduled Tasks
  • LaunchBFII.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{6057A659-D16E-4506-8255-BC275C8D458A}' (runs on registration).
  • Steam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FEE39E82-DD34-465F-A045-9BF3D3100210}' (runs on registration).
  • SteamTmp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{694711D6-27A0-4D68-8836-D5F25B163A59}' (runs on registration).
  • BattlefrontII.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E4919661-5FE7-437A-93ED-1627E47DC6A1}' (runs on registration).
  • uninst.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B8EC5873-F677-415D-A447-9A9937A237BB}' (runs on registration).
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Steam' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" -silent.
  • SteamTmp.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Steam' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe" -silent.
3 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Steam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Elliot\Lollollol !\Steam\Steam.exe'.
  • SteamTmp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe'.
  • BattlefrontII.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Star Wars Battlefront II\GameData\BattlefrontII.exe'.
Network connections
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to cdn-178-79-196-253.pmo.llnw.net ( port 80).
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to (port 27017).
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to cm-04.lux.valve.net ( port 27018).
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to (port 27030).
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to VALVE-CORPO.car2.Philadelphia1.Level3.net ( port 27031).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:19.21 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0020147051%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00175589%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00025881%
0.015104% average
Memory:57.52 MB
Total CPU:0.0004700060%
Kernel CPU:0.00038533%
User CPU:0.00008468%
Memory:230.39 MB
Total CPU:0.0025027453%
Kernel CPU:0.00142709%
User CPU:0.00107566%
CPU cycles/sec:28,069,388
I/O reads/min:1.77 MB
I/O writes/min:2.18 MB

How do I remove Star Wars - Battlefront II?

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Or, you can uninstall Star Wars - Battlefront 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Star Wars - Battlefront II, 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 Star Wars - Battlefront II.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.30%
Windows 8 46.03%
Windows Vista 0.45%
Windows XP 0.17%
Windows 8.1 0.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.72%
Windows 8.1 21.82%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.64%
Windows 10 Home 8.23%
Windows 7 Professional 6.10%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.24% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.24%
  United Kingdom 8.86%
  Canada 4.64%
  Australia 3.28%
  Germany 2.09%
  France 1.50%
  Sweden 1.31%
  DK 1.09%
  Norway 1.03%
  Netherlands 0.74%
  New Zealand 0.64%
  Brazil 0.53%
  Belgium 0.45%
  Ireland 0.43%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.43%
Dell 15.06%
ASUS 13.45%
Acer 12.64%
Lenovo 8.06%
Toshiba 6.20%
Alienware 5.94%
MSI 2.52%
Samsung 2.52%
Intel 0.91%
Apple 0.71%
Common models
ASUS All Series 9.89%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.26%
MSI MS-7821 3.09%
Alienware Alienware X51 2.63%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.63%
MSI MS-7693 2.18%


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