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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,010
United States Rank #6,481
Reach 0.0494%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.99 days
412.68 days >
Average installed length: 216.83 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0 1.87%

Dishonored

What is Dishonored?  (from Arkane Studios)

Dishonored, Arkane Studio's critically acclaimed first-person action game.

Overview

Dishonored is a program developed by Arkane Studios. 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 software installer includes 93 files and is usually about 4.16 MB (4,365,022 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 59% of users of Dishonored come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dishonored.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Dishonored
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/205100
Estimated size: 4.16 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Dishonored

  • AppOverlay.dll (by Valve) - Steam Application Overlay Renderer (Steam Application Overlay)
  • AppOverlay64.dll (by Valve)
  • crashhandler.dll - Steam Crash Handler Library
  • crashhandler64.dll
  • GameOverlayRenderer.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer
  • GameOverlayRenderer64.dll
  • GameOverlayUI.exe - Steam
  • Steam.dll
  • Steam.exe - Steam Client Bootstrapper
  • 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
  • video.dll
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll
  • vstdlib_s64.dll
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • libavcodec-55.dll
  • libavformat-55.dll
  • libavresample-1.dll
  • libavutil-53.dll
  • vcredist_x86.exe (by Microsoft) - Win32 Cabinet Self-Extractor

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Steam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{ABA2DD56-F00B-4D40-AC0A-2B182C57677E}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Steam.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Steam_Reg_HKCURun_S-1-5-21-1214616123-3420488899-3838617821-1001.
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:\Elliot\Lollollol !\Steam\Steam.exe'.

How do I remove Dishonored?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 55%
Win 7 0%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 55.33%
Windows 7 44.52%
Windows Vista 0.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 24.21%
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.34%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.82%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.67%
Windows 10 Home 9.37%
Windows 7 Professional 8.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.35% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.35%
  United Kingdom 10.59%
  Germany 5.19%
  Canada 4.00%
  France 2.81%
  Australia 2.05%
  Norway 1.84%
  Netherlands 1.84%
  Brazil 1.30%
  Sweden 1.08%
  Finland 0.97%
  DK 0.97%
  Belgium 0.86%
  Spain 0.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 21.10%
Acer 13.31%
Hewlett-Packard 12.99%
GIGABYTE 12.66%
Lenovo 11.04%
Dell 9.74%
Alienware 7.14%
MSI 6.49%
Toshiba 4.22%
Intel 0.97%
American Megatrends 0.32%
Common models
ASUS All Series 17.13%
MSI MS-7821 4.55%
MSI MS-7816 2.45%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 2.45%
Alienware Alienware 17 2.45%
Dell XPS 8500 2.10%

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