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1.0.4989esd 32.61%
1.0.4579r 8.70%

1954 Alcatraz


1954 Alcatraz is a program developed by Daedalic Entertainment. The most used version is 1.0.4989esd, with over 54% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 main program executable is alcatraz.exe. The software installer includes 40 files and is usually about 1.82 MB (1,910,649 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 37% of users of 1954 Alcatraz come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Daedalic.de
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Games\Adventure\Windows\1954 Alcatraz\
Uninstaller: "C:\Games\Adventure\Windows\1954 Alcatraz\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.82 MB

Program filesFiles installed by 1954 Alcatraz

Program executable:alcatraz.exe
Path:C:\games\adventure\windows\1954 alcatraz\alcatraz.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • AppOverlay.dll (by Valve) - Steam Application Overlay Renderer (Steam Application Overlay)
  • AppOverlay64.dll (by Valve)
  • crashhandler.dll - Steam Crash Handler Library
  • crashhandler64.dll
  • CSERHelper.dll - CSER Helper (Debug Helper Routines)
  • d3dcompiler_46.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct3D HLSL Compiler)
  • d3dcompiler_46_64.dll (by Microsoft)
  • dbghelp.dll - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • GameOverlayRenderer.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer
  • GameOverlayRenderer64.dll
  • GameOverlayUI.exe - Steam
  • icui18n.dll
  • icuuc.dll
  • libavcodec-56.dll
  • libavformat-56.dll
  • libavresample-2.dll
  • libavutil-54.dll
  • libswscale-3.dll
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • Steam.dll
  • Steam.exe - Steam Client Bootstrapper
  • steam_api.dll - Steam Client API (Steam Client API ([email protected]))
  • Steam2.dll - Steam Client Engine
  • steamclient.dll
  • steamclient64.dll
  • steamerrorreporter.exe
  • steamerrorreporter64.exe
  • SteamUI.dll - SteamUI Dynamic Link Library
  • streaming_client.exe
  • tier0_s.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library
  • tier0_s64.dll
  • uninstall.exe
  • v8.dll
  • video.dll
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll
  • vstdlib_s64.dll
  • winh264.dll
  • WriteMiniDump.exe - Win32 MiniDump Helper

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Steam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B1C71E17-4B59-4D01-B9FF-42B195D35341}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Steam' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" -silent.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Steam' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe" -silent.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Steam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Programmer\Steam\Steam.exe'.

How do I remove 1954 Alcatraz?

Quickly and completely remove 1954 Alcatraz from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall 1954 Alcatraz 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 1954 Alcatraz, 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 1954 Alcatraz.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 2%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.52%
Windows 8 43.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.96%
Windows 8.1 23.91%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.87%
Windows 10 Home 8.70%
Windows 7 Professional 6.52%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.04% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.04%
  Germany 11.11%
  United Kingdom 11.11%
  France 5.56%
  Italy 5.56%
  Norway 3.70%
  DZ 3.70%
  Austria 3.70%
  Switzerland 1.85%
  RS 1.85%
  Australia 1.85%
  New Zealand 1.85%
  Portugal 1.85%
  Netherlands 1.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.43%
Lenovo 17.14%
ASUS 8.57%
Dell 8.57%
American Megatrends 8.57%
Acer 8.57%
Samsung 2.86%
MSI 2.86%
Medion 2.86%
Common models
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 5.71%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.71%
LENOVO IdeaPad Z580 2.86%
LENOVO 37612DG 2.86%
ASUSTeK M51AC 2.86%
LENOVO IdeaCentre B320 2.86%

Publisher URL: www.daedalic.de


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