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Should I remove Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,378
United States Rank #9,449
Reach 0.0342%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 26.91 days
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Average installed length: 301.09 days

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II

What is Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II?

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II is a real-time strategy/tactical role-playing video game.

About  (from Relic)

Brutal frontline action and tactics: Get straight into the action and experience intense melee and devastating ranged combat. Use vicious melee sync-kills to obliterate your enemies. Non-linear single player campaign: Command an elite strike force, choosing from a variety of playable races and play through that race's...  Read more


Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II is a software program developed by Relic. 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 DOW2.exe. The setup package generally installs about 39 files and is usually about 16.49 MB (17,286,608 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 49% of users of Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.relic.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\steam\steamapps\common\dawn of war 2
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/15620
Estimated size: 16.49 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II

Program executable:DOW2.exe
Name:Dawn of War II -- THQ Canada Inc.
Dawn of War II
Path:C:\Program Files\steam\steamapps\common\dawn of war 2\DOW2.exe
Additional files:
  • DOW2.exe (by THQ Canada) - Dawn of War II -- THQ Canada Inc. (Dawn of War II)
  • libifcoremd.dll (by Intel) - Intel(r) Visual Fortran Compiler (Intel(r) Fortran Compiler RTL (thread-safe))
  • STLPort.dll - Relic Entertainment Inc. STLPort (STLPort)
  • WorldBuilder.exe (by Sega) - WorldBuilder -- Sega Corporation (World Builder Scenario Editor)
  • BugSplatRC.dll (by BugSplat) - BugSplatRc Dynamic Link Library (Crash reporting module, BugSplatRc)
  • ChaosRisingGDF.dll (by THQ Canada) - ChaosRis Dynamic Link Library
  • Filesystem.dll - Filesyst Dynamic Link Library
  • Localizer.dll - Localize Dynamic Link Library
  • MathBox.dll - MathBox Dynamic Link Library
  • LuaConfig.dll (by Sega) - Sega Corporation. LuaConfig (LuaConfig)
  • SimEngine.dll - Sega Corporation. SimEngine (SimEngine)
  • Debug.dll - Debug Dynamic Link Library
  • Platform.dll - Sega Corporation. Platform (Platform)
  • Profiler.dll - Sega Corporation. Profiler (Profiler)
  • XThread.dll - Sega Corporation. XThread (XThread)
  • Memory.dll - Sega Corporation. memory (memory)
  • Spooge.dll - THQ Canada Inc. Spooge (Spooge)
  • libguide40.dll (by Intel) - Guide Run-time Library (Guide Runtime Library)
  • Shark.dll - Sega Corporation Shark (Shark)
  • Util.dll - Sega Corporation. Util (Util)
  • ijl15.dll - Intel® JPEG Library (Intel® JPEG Library - Retail Version)
  • steam_api.dll (by Valve) - Steam Client API (Steam Client API ([email protected]))
  • fmodex.dll (by Firelight Technologies) - FMOD Ex (FMOD Ex SoundSystem)
  • dbgeng.dll
  • dbghelp.dll
  • DivxDecoder.dll
  • DivxMediaLib.dll
  • FileParser.dll
  • libexpat.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • DOW2.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Valve\Steam\SteamApps\common\dawn of war 2\DOW2.exe'.

How do I remove Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II?

You can uninstall Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War 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 Warhammer® 40,000™: Dawn of War® 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 Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II.

Win 7 (SP1) 82%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 84.74%
Windows 10 12.59%
Windows XP 1.48%
Windows Vista 1.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 55.72%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.90%
Windows 7 Professional 11.89%
Windows 8.1 2.53%
Windows 10 Home 2.53%
Windows 8 Pro 2.38%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.78%
  United Kingdom 11.71%
  Germany 6.95%
  France 5.12%
  Australia 4.15%
  Canada 4.15%
  Belgium 1.71%
  Poland 1.71%
  Netherlands 1.59%
  Finland 1.46%
  Sweden 1.46%
  Spain 1.46%
  Italy 1.34%
  DK 1.10%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 18.44%
Acer 16.43%
Dell 15.27%
ASUS 13.26%
Alienware 6.05%
Samsung 3.17%
Toshiba 2.59%
Intel 2.31%
Lenovo 1.73%
Medion 0.86%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.95%
Alienware Alienware X51 3.07%
Dell XPS 8300 3.07%
Gigabyte Z68AP-D3 3.07%
Gigabyte GA-970A-D3 2.63%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.63%

About Relic

Relic Entertainment is a video game developer that specializes in real-time strategy games and is famous for the titles such as Company of Heroes and Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War.
Publisher URL: www.relic.com


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