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Should I remove Zoo Tycoon 2 - Zookeeper Collection?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,469
United States Rank #19,611
Reach 0.0050%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 84.92 days
689.21 days >
Average installed length: 362.12 days


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Zoo Tycoon 2 - Zookeeper Collection

What is Zoo Tycoon 2 - Zookeeper Collection?  (from Microsoft Game Studios)

Zookeeper Collection lets you dig right in and get your hands dirty, as you do the hardest part of running a zoo -- taking care of the animals! Go behind the barriers and the fences for a truly hands-on approach to the care and feeding of your animals and their environments. You'll gain invaluable insight into the dail...  Read more


Zoo Tycoon 2 - Zookeeper Collection is a program developed by Microsoft Game Studios. 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 installer includes 18 files and is usually about 780.37 KB (799,100 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 76% of users of Zoo Tycoon 2 - Zookeeper Collection come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/games
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Zoo Tycoon 2\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\Driver\11\INTEL3~1\IDriver.exe /M{238DCFCD-70B3-46B2-B90B-2CDCC69A3D03}
Estimated size: 780.37 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Zoo Tycoon 2 - Zookeeper Collection

  • dw.exe - Microsoft Application Error Reporting
  • eula.dll - Microsoft Corporation EulaDll (EulaDll)
  • mgspid.dll - Microsoft Corporation MGSPID (MGSPID)
  • Startup.exe - Microsoft Game Launcher (Startup Application)
  • SetupENU.dll - Microsoft Games Setup (Microsoft Games AutoRun/Setup Resources)
  • SetupENU3.dll
  • PidGen.dll - Microsoft PidGen (PidGen)
  • splash.exe - Splash Screen
  • strings.dll - Zoo Tycoon 2 (Strings Dynamic Link Library)
  • ZT.exe - Zoo Tycoon 2 Executable
  • startup.dll - Launcher (startup)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ZT.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FAA8EC5E-2029-4B63-86CA-C43D95A1E568}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Zoo Tycoon 2 - Zookeeper Collection?

You can uninstall Zoo Tycoon 2 - Zookeeper Collection 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 Zoo Tycoon 2 - Zookeeper Collection, 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 Zoo Tycoon 2 - Zookeeper Collection.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.12%
Windows 10 23.47%
Windows Vista 15.31%
Windows XP 5.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.21%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 14.43%
Windows 8.1 11.34%
Windows 7 Professional 9.28%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.22%
Windows 10 Home 5.15%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.06%
  United Kingdom 5.63%
  France 4.23%
  Canada 3.52%
  New Zealand 2.11%
  Israel 1.41%
  Sweden 1.41%
  South Africa 1.41%
  Australia 0.70%
  Czech Republic 0.70%
  Ireland 0.70%
  Kuwait 0.70%
  Malta 0.70%
  Turkey 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 36.11%
Hewlett-Packard 30.56%
Lenovo 8.33%
Toshiba 8.33%
Acer 6.94%
ASUS 5.56%
Gateway 1.39%
Alienware 1.39%
American Megatrends 1.39%
Common models
Dell Dell XPS420 3.66%
Dell Inspiron 620 2.44%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.44%
ASUS All Series 2.44%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.44%
HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 1.22%

About Microsoft Game Studios

Microsoft Studios is the video game production of Microsoft, responsible for the development and publishing of games for the Xbox and Games for Windows.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com/games


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