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The Retro Expansion

What is The Retro Expansion?

This is a sim-racing game developed by SimBin.


The Retro Expansion is a software program developed by SimBin Studios. 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 SteamExpansionApp.exe. The setup package generally installs about 18 files and is usually about 169.28 MB (177,499,774 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 28% of users of The Retro Expansion come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.simbin.se
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\race 07
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/44660
Estimated size: 169.28 MB

Program filesFiles installed by The Retro Expansion

Program executable:SteamExpansionApp.exe
Path:C:\Steam\steamapps\common\race 07\SteamExpansionApp.exe
Additional files:
  • Race_Steam.exe - RACE 07
  • RaceDedicatedServer_Steam.exe
  • steam.dll
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • BMW M3 Challenge for EVO Uninstall.exe
  • Config.exe - Race 07 (Configuration)
  • d3dx9_36.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows®
  • dsetup.dll (by Microsoft) - Direct driver preloader
  • mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • Registration_Steam.exe
  • ResultReporter.exe - RACE 07 Result Reporter Application (ResultReporter MFC Application)
  • steam_api.dll
  • steamclient.dll (by Valve) - Steam
  • SteamExpansionApp.exe
  • SteamInfoApp.exe
  • SteamProxy.exe
  • tier0_s.dll (by Valve) - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

5 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • SteamInfoApp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\race 07\SteamInfoApp.exe'.
  • SteamExpansionApp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\race 07\SteamExpansionApp.exe'.
  • SteamProxy.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Games\Steam\SteamApps\common\race 07\SteamProxy.exe'.
  • Race_Steam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Games\Steam\SteamApps\common\race 07\Race_Steam.exe'.
  • Config.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Games\Steam\SteamApps\common\race 07\Config.exe'.

How do I remove The Retro Expansion?

You can uninstall The Retro Expansion 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 Retro Expansion, 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 Retro Expansion.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.17%
Windows 10 45.00%
Windows Vista 0.83%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.89%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.65%
Windows 10 Home 10.92%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.24%
Windows 7 Professional 8.40%
Windows 8.1 8.40%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.13% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.13%
  France 10.16%
  Australia 9.38%
  United Kingdom 8.59%
  Germany 5.47%
  Canada 4.69%
  Netherlands 3.91%
  Sweden 3.13%
  Belgium 2.34%
  Finland 2.34%
  Spain 2.34%
  Brazil 1.56%
  Mexico 1.56%
  New Zealand 1.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 21.31%
Dell 14.75%
ASUS 13.11%
Hewlett-Packard 11.48%
Alienware 8.20%
American Megatrends 4.92%
Intel 3.28%
MSI 3.28%
Apple 1.64%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.41%
Dell XPS 8700 2.94%
Dell XPS 8500 2.94%
Gateway NV570P 2.94%
Gigabyte B85M-D3H 2.94%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.94%

Publisher URL: www.simbin.com


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