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Desura: Left 4 Dead 2

What is Desura: Left 4 Dead 2?

The Desura distribution of the game is a DRM version that is downloaded and installed through the Desura PC client application.

About  (from Valve)

This co-operative action horror FPS takes you and your friends through the cities, swamps and cemeteries of the Deep South, from Savannah to New Orleans across five expansive campaigns. You'll play as one of four new survivors armed with a wide and devastating array of classic and upgraded weapons. In addition to fir...  Read more


Desura: Left 4 Dead 2 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 primary executable is named left4dead2.exe. Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 8. While about 71% of users of Desura: Left 4 Dead 2 come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.desura.com/games/left-4-dead-2
Help link: www.desura.com/groups/desura/forum
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\steam\steamapps\common\left 4 dead 2
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Desura\desura.exe" desurC://uninstall/games/12106

Program filesFiles installed by Desura: Left 4 Dead 2

Program executable:left4dead2.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\steam\steamapps\common\left 4 dead 2\left4dead2.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • left4dead2.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C25FBF8A-FDB7-4ED2-8979-0258D941CF5C}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • left4dead2.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Jogos steam\SteamApps\common\Left 4 Dead 2\left4dead2.exe'.

How do I remove Desura: Left 4 Dead 2?

Quickly and completely remove Desura: Left 4 Dead 2 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Desura: Left 4 Dead 2 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 Desura: Left 4 Dead 2, 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 Desura: Left 4 Dead 2.

Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%
Windows 8
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

71.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.43%
  Canada 14.29%
  United Kingdom 14.29%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
MSI 50.00%
Acer 50.00%

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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