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Should I remove The Godfather II?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #28,778
United States Rank #34,313
Reach 0.0052%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 29.76 days
388.04 days >
Average installed length: 203.88 days


1.0.766.0 30.10%
1.0.764.0 69.90%

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The Godfather II


The Godfather II is a program developed by Electronic Arts. The most used version is 1.0.764.0, with over 98% 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 main program executable is godfather2.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 7.9 MB (8,288,366 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 30% of users of The Godfather II come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ea.com/godfather2
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\EA Games\The Godfather II\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{A1416622-0DDE-45B5-B06C-DFC3ED94C53B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.9 MB

Program filesFiles installed by The Godfather II

Program executable:godfather2.exe
Name:The Godfather™ II
Path:C:\Program Files\EA Games\The Godfather II\godfather2.exe
Additional files:
  • CmdPortalClient.dll - EA Core CommandPortal Client (EA Download Manager Command Portal Access Client)
  • winui.dll - EA WinUI for Paul.dll (Windows UI for PAUL.DLL)
  • GDFBinary.dll - The Godfather II (GDF Resources)
  • paul.dll - drEAm (Electronic Arts, Inc.)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • godfather2.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{944DEEBC-B83C-4D26-836E-852B0F40CC6C}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • godfather2.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\EA Games\The Godfather II\godfather2.exe'.

How do I remove The Godfather II?

You can uninstall The Godfather 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 The Godfather™ 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 The Godfather II.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.05%
Windows 10 27.18%
Windows Vista 3.88%
Windows XP 3.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 30.10%
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.13%
Windows 8.1 5.83%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.85%
Windows 10 Home 4.85%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.36%
  Brazil 7.14%
  Australia 7.14%
  Canada 7.14%
  Romania 5.36%
  Hungary 3.57%
  United Kingdom 3.57%
  Philippines 2.68%
  Germany 2.68%
  Turkey 2.68%
  Hong Kong 1.79%
  MA 1.79%
  Belgium 1.79%
  Latvia 1.79%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.22%
Acer 18.06%
ASUS 13.89%
Hewlett-Packard 13.89%
Toshiba 8.33%
MSI 5.56%
Lenovo 5.56%
Intel 1.39%
Samsung 1.39%
American Megatrends 1.39%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.71%
Dell Inspiron 5521 2.35%
Hewlett-Packard CQ3572L 2.35%
Micro-Star Co., Ltd. GT80... 2.35%
Acer Aspire V3-571G 2.35%
TOSHIBA Satellite L850 1.18%

About Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts (EA) is developer & publisher of video games who develops & publishes games under several labels including EA Sports titles, Irritate NFL, FIFA Soccer & NBA Jam.
Publisher URL: www.ea.com


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