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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,156
United States Rank #9,598
Reach 0.0353%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 0.71 days
20.93 days >
Average installed length: 11.00 days


1.40.0000 0.14%
1.30.0004 4.89%
1.30.0003 4.17%
1.30.0001 6.61%
1.30.0000 1.44%

Stronghold Crusader HD

What is Stronghold Crusader HD?  (from Firefly Studios Ltd)

Stronghold Crusader HD updates the classic castle building game from Firefly Studios with high definition graphics, allowing generals to view an entire battlefield on a single screen. The sequel to the classic Stronghold, Stronghold Crusader HD moves from Europe to the Middle East, introducing fiendish AI opponents, ne...  Read more


Stronghold Crusader HD is a software program developed by Firefly Studios Ltd. The most common release is 1.30.0001, with over 8% of all installations currently using this version. 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 stronghold crusader.exe. The setup package generally installs about 53 files and is usually about 119.5 MB (125,303,448 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 46% of users of Stronghold Crusader HD come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.fireflyworlds.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Firefly Studios\Stronghold Crusader
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{8C3727F2-8E37-49E4-820C-03B1677F53B6}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0407 -removeonly
Estimated size: 119.5 MB
Language: German (Germany)

Program filesFiles installed by Stronghold Crusader HD

Program executable:stronghold crusader.exe
Name:Stronghold Crusader
Path:C:\Program Files\firefly studios\stronghold crusader\stronghold crusader.exe
Additional files:
  • Stronghold_Crusader_Extreme.exe - Stronghold Crusader
  • Mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • CrusaderExtremeGDF.dll
  • CrusaderGDF.dll
  • DrvMgt.dll
  • pcchk.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Stronghold_Crusader_Extreme.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{AAE1DE60-C8E8-4CEE-BE27-7A256462BFE0}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Stronghold_Crusader_Extreme.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Stronghold\Crusader+Extreme\Stronghold_Crusader_Extreme.exe'.
  • Stronghold Crusader.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\stronghold crusader extreme\Stronghold Crusader.exe'.

How do I remove Stronghold Crusader HD?

You can uninstall Stronghold Crusader HD 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 Stronghold Crusader HD, 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 Stronghold Crusader HD.

Win 10 53%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 52.80%
Windows 7 45.34%
Windows XP 1.15%
Windows Vista 0.72%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.23%
Windows 10 Home 18.59%
Windows 8.1 13.54%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.95%
Windows 10 Pro 7.64%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.05%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.82%
  Germany 12.25%
  United Kingdom 5.89%
  Italy 3.89%
  Canada 3.65%
  Netherlands 3.30%
  Australia 2.36%
  Austria 2.24%
  France 1.77%
  Sweden 1.65%
  Czech Republic 1.53%
  Norway 1.30%
  Indonesia 0.94%
  DK 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.54%
ASUS 17.29%
Acer 16.49%
Dell 10.90%
Lenovo 7.71%
MSI 3.99%
Toshiba 3.19%
Medion 2.66%
Samsung 2.13%
Alienware 1.33%
Intel 1.06%
Common models
ASUS All Series 11.74%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.48%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.04%
HP HP Pavilion Notebook 2.61%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.61%
MSI MS-7752 2.17%

Publisher URL: www.fireflyworlds.com


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