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Defcon v1.6


Defcon v1.6 is a software program developed by Introversion Software. 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 3 files and is usually about 59.36 MB (62,245,948 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 46% of users of Defcon come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Defcon\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Defcon\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 59.36 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Defcon v1.6

  • defcon.exe - Introversion Software Defcon (Defcon)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • steam_api.dll (by Valve) - Steam Client API

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • defcon.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Defcon\defcon.exe'.

How do I remove Defcon?

Quickly and completely remove Defcon v1.6 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Defcon 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 Defcon v1.6, 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 Defcon.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.91%
Windows 8 24.55%
Windows XP 2.73%
Windows Vista 1.82%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.91%
Windows 7 Professional 14.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.64%
Windows 8.1 12.73%
Windows 8 3.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 2.73%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.74%
  United Kingdom 12.40%
  France 5.43%
  Germany 4.65%
  Canada 3.10%
  DK 3.10%
  Belgium 2.33%
  Finland 2.33%
  Poland 2.33%
  Czech Republic 1.55%
  Italy 1.55%
  Netherlands 1.55%
  Argentina 0.78%
  Austria 0.78%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 14.06%
Acer 14.06%
Hewlett-Packard 14.06%
ASUS 12.50%
Alienware 9.38%
Lenovo 6.25%
MSI 6.25%
American Megatrends 4.69%
Samsung 3.13%
Common models
Micro-Star Co., Ltd. GS70... 2.44%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.44%
MSI MS-7681 2.44%
TOSHIBA Satellite L655 1.22%

About (from Introversion Software)

Introversion Software is one of the UK's most-respected and successful independent game developers and publishers.
Publisher URL: www.introversion.co.uk


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