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6% remove it94% keep it
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United States Rank #44,155
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Thief 2: The Metal Age

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What is Thief 2: The Metal Age?

Thief 2: The Metal Age is a video game distributed through the GOG.com service, a digital rights management (DRM) free cloud service. The game along with its included extras can be downloaded directly through the website or using the optional GOG Download Manager.

About  (from GOG.com)

Thief™ II: The Metal Age gives you a chance to revisit the dark streets of the City, now changed by the Order of Mechanists, a new cult which has embraced many of the followers of the fallen religion of the Hammerites. In a world of steam robots and cameras Garrett will have to face a new opponent - Sheriff Gorman Tr...  Read more


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 setup package generally installs about 16 files and is usually about 990.37 MB (1,038,479,244 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gog.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GOG.com\Thief 2\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\GOG.com\Thief 2\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 990.37 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Thief 2: The Metal Age

  • Thief2.exe (by Looking Glass Studios) - Thief 2: The Metal Age
  • fmsel.dll
  • lgvid.dll
  • 7z.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Standalone Plugin)
  • D3DX9_43.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct3D 9 Extensions)
  • darkdlgs.dll - DARKDLGS Dynamic Link Library (DARKDLGS DLL)
  • ddfix.dll (by Timeslip) - ddfix Dynamic Link Library (Graphics patch for running Thief 2 on modern systems)
  • DromEd.exe (by Looking Glass Studios)
  • ffmpeg.dll
  • goggame.dll
  • ir41_32.dll (by Intel) - Intel Indeo(R) Video Interactive 32-bit Driver
  • ir50_32.dll (by Intel) - Intel Indeo® video 5.10
  • thief2_no_ddfix.exe - Thief 2:The Metal Age
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • unins001.exe - Inno Setup

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • thief2.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\thief_2\thief2.exe'.

How do I remove Thief 2: The Metal Age?

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Or, you can uninstall Thief 2: The Metal Age 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 Thief 2: The Metal Age, 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 Thief 2: The Metal Age.

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.43%
Windows 10 16.67%
Windows XP 7.14%
Windows Vista 4.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.19%
Windows 7 Professional 9.52%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.14%
Windows 8.1 7.14%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.82%
  New Zealand 14.29%
  France 10.20%
  United Kingdom 8.16%
  Germany 4.08%
  Finland 4.08%
  Norway 4.08%
  Australia 2.04%
  Brazil 2.04%
  Switzerland 2.04%
  Czech Republic 2.04%
  Ireland 2.04%
  Lithuania 2.04%
  Russia 2.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 14.29%
Acer 14.29%
Dell 9.52%
Samsung 9.52%
Hewlett-Packard 9.52%
Sony 4.76%
Gateway 4.76%
Alienware 4.76%
American Megatrends 4.76%
Common models
Sony SVS1511CFXB 4.35%
Samsung RC530/RC730 4.35%
Samsung 550P5C/550P7C 4.35%
MSI MS-7693 4.35%
Micro-Star MS-7599 4.35%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.35%

About GOG.com

GOG Limited (GOG.com) is a video game distribution service that delivers "classic" video games through its DRM-free digital platform for Windows.
Publisher URL: www.gog.com


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