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10% remove it90% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,210
United States Rank #15,315
Reach 0.0303%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.56 days
459.09 days >
Average installed length: 241.22 days


1.12.1396 76.55%
1.11.1371 4.36%
1.10.1303 0.50%
1.02.1221 16.08%
1.00.0000 2.51%

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The Settlers 7 - Paths to a Kingdom

What is The Settlers 7 - Paths to a Kingdom?

The Settlers 7: Paths to a Kingdom is a real time strategy and city-building video game developed by Blue Byte Software and published by Ubisoft. Paths to a Kingdom features gameplay similar to that of past 3D games of The Settlers series. The player may choose between playing a Campaign game, a Skirmish Game, a ranked game and a multiplayer game.

About  (from Ubisoft)

Enjoy deep and rich building & production systems encouraged by the classic Settlers games Create a kingdom with fortified towns and small villages where your Settlers produce goods for you. Expand your realm village by village, sector by sector Play the game different ways: Build strong armies and defeat your opponent...  Read more


The most common release is 1.12.1396, 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 primary executable is named the settlers7.exe. The setup package generally installs about 53 files and is usually about 5.81 MB (6,093,392 bytes). The installed file S7GameUpdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ubi.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ubisoft\The Settlers 7 - Paths to a Kingdom
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{9C916142-C18C-429D-BFED-40094A7E0BEB}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 5.81 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by The Settlers 7 - Paths to a Kingdom

Program executable:the settlers7.exe
Name:The Settlers 7 - Paths to a Kingdom
The Settlers 7 - Paths to a Kingdom Launcher
Path:C:\Program Files\ubisoft\the settlers 7 - paths to a kingdom\the settlers7.exe
Additional files:
  • npuplaypchub.dll - Uplay PC Hub Plugin (0.3)
  • S7GameUpdate.exe - Autopatch (Autopatch system)
  • npuplaypc.dll - Uplay PC (Uplay PC Plugin)
  • Settlers7R.exe (by Blue Byte GmbH) - The Settlers 7 - Paths to a Kingdom
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • S7Uninstall.exe (by Blue Byte GmbH) - The Settlers - Paths to a Kingdom Uninstall Helper
  • UninstHelper.exe (by GameStop) - GameStop App (Add/Remove Programs Helper)
  • atimgpud.dll
  • D3DX9_42.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct3D 9 Extensions)
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • S7BaseGDF.dll - The Settlers 7 - Paths to a Kingdom Game Definition File
  • Sound.dll
  • SpeedTreeRT.dll
  • UPlayBrowser.exe - UPlayBrowser Application
  • vBase90.dll (by Trinigy GmbH) - Trinigy GmbH vBase (vBase)
  • Vision90.dll (by Trinigy GmbH) - Vision (TM) Engine
  • 1911.dll
  • buddha.dll
  • icudt.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • libcef.dll - Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) Dynamic Link Library
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • osi.exe
  • overlay.dll
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • ubiorbitapi_r2.dll
  • ubiorbitapi_r2_loader.dll
  • UbisoftGameLauncher.exe
  • Uplay.exe
  • uplay_r1.dll
  • uplay_r1_loader.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • npuplaypc.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npuplaypc.dll'.
Mozilla Plugin
  • npuplaypc.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'ubisoft.com/uplaypc' with a plugin key of 'ubisoft.com/uplaypc'.
Scheduled Task
  • The Settlers7.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FF228293-AF72-4F7E-83A8-03A9306DCC91}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Settlers7R.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Ubisoft\The Settlers 7 - Paths to a Kingdom\Data\Base\_Dbg\Bin\Release\Settlers7R.exe'.
  • UbisoftGameLauncher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Ubisoft\Ubisoft Game Launcher\UbisoftGameLauncher.exe'.

How do I remove The Settlers 7 - Paths to a Kingdom?

You can uninstall The Settlers 7 - Paths to a Kingdom 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 Settlers 7 - Paths to a Kingdom, 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 Settlers 7 - Paths to a Kingdom.

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Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 0%
Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.13%
Windows 10 26.85%
Windows Vista 3.02%
Windows XP 1.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.80%
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.03%
Windows 8.1 8.91%
Windows 7 Professional 8.07%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.53%
Windows 10 Home 3.53%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.49% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.49%
  United Kingdom 16.93%
  Netherlands 7.21%
  Australia 3.92%
  Belgium 3.61%
  Finland 3.61%
  DK 3.61%
  Sweden 2.98%
  Czech Republic 2.82%
  Norway 2.35%
  Romania 2.19%
  Canada 1.88%
  Taiwan 1.72%
  Portugal 1.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 21.27%
Hewlett-Packard 18.73%
ASUS 17.46%
Dell 14.29%
Lenovo 4.13%
Intel 2.22%
MSI 1.90%
Samsung 1.90%
Toshiba 1.27%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.29%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.86%
Acer Aspire 5750G 2.86%
Gigabyte GA-870A-UD3 2.29%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.29%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.29%

About Ubisoft

Ubisoft is a video game publisher and developer whos knonw brands include Assassin's Creed, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six, Beyond Good & Evil,Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon, Far Cry and Rayman.
Publisher URL: www.ubi.com


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