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BN - Counter Strike Source


BN - Counter Strike Source is a software program developed by Valve. 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 setup package generally installs about 4 files. Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). While about 83% of users of BN - Counter Strike Source come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CSS\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\CSS\unins000.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by BN - Counter Strike Source

  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • Launcher.exe - launcher
  • hl2.exe
  • srcds.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • hl2.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EC5B0CD6-D5BB-4000-9CDF-ACA7C5D87DF4}' (runs on registration).
  • Launcher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EE0E828B-6C9F-4A8C-8B30-33216A028E98}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • hl2.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Counter-Strike Source\hl2.exe'.

How do I remove BN - Counter Strike Source?

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Or, you can uninstall BN - Counter Strike Source 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 BN - Counter Strike Source, 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 BN - Counter Strike Source.

Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
Windows 7 (SP1)
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

83.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 83.33%
  Germany 16.67%

About Valve

Valve is a video game development and digital distribution company through Steam best known for its critically acclaimed product, Half-Life.
Publisher URL: www.valvesoftware.com


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