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Hitman 2: Silent Assassin

What is Hitman 2: Silent Assassin?

Hitman 2: Silent Assassin is an action-adventure stealth video game that features mission-based gameplay. On each level, the main character, known only as 47, is given a set of objectives to complete. Most levels require the assassination of one or more people. However, how missions are completed is up to the player, and there are almost always a variety of ways to complete missions. Instead of simply running and gunning through the mission, one can set traps, like poisoning a drink, to terminate the target in silence. Some missions have assassination possibilities unique to the level.


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 hitman2.exe. The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 487.2 MB (510,863,912 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hitman2.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Hitman 2 Silent Assassin
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/6850
Estimated size: 487.2 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Hitman 2: Silent Assassin

Program executable:hitman2.exe
Name:Hitman 2: Silent Assassin
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Hitman 2 Silent Assassin\hitman2.exe
Additional files:
  • Steam.dll (by Valve) - Steam (Steam Client Engine)
  • config.exe
  • eax.dll (by Creative Technology Ltd) - EAX Unified
  • jpegdll.dll
  • Msvcp60.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (Microsoft (R) C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcrt.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) C Runtime Library
  • p5dll.dll (by VRYAD Development Group) - Virtual Glove P5 (Interface to P5Device)
  • RenderD3D.dll
  • RenderOpenGL.dll
  • runme.exe
  • uninstall.exe
  • x360ce.exe (by TocaEdit) - X360 Controller Emulator
  • xinput1_1.dll (by http://x360ce.googlecode.com) - XBOX 360 Controller Emulator
  • xmlparse.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • runme.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1738D29F-AD06-41C0-8F3D-48CC503CF638}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • runme.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Dark Messiah Might and Magic Multi-Player\runme.exe'.

How do I remove Hitman 2: Silent Assassin?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 85%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 86.54%
Windows 8 10.58%
Windows Vista 1.44%
Windows XP 1.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 54.59%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.39%
Windows 7 Professional 12.56%
Windows 8 2.42%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 1.93%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 1.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.34% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.34%
  United Kingdom 9.70%
  Germany 7.84%
  Canada 5.97%
  France 3.73%
  Australia 3.73%
  Norway 1.87%
  Finland 1.49%
  Belgium 1.12%
  Netherlands 1.12%
  Brazil 0.75%
  Sweden 0.75%
  New Zealand 0.75%
  Japan 0.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 20.16%
Hewlett-Packard 18.55%
Acer 15.32%
ASUS 12.90%
Toshiba 4.84%
Intel 2.42%
MSI 2.42%
American Megatrends 2.42%
Samsung 1.61%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.45%
MSI MS-7681 2.59%
MSI MS-7751 2.59%
ASUSTeK Q500A 1.72%
Dell XPS 8500 1.72%
Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3 1.72%

About Eidos Interactive Limited

Eidos (replaced by Square Enix) was a video game publisher best-known game series include Tomb Raider, Hitman, Commandos, Legacy of Kain, Thief, Deus Ex, TimeSplitters and Fear Effect.
Publisher URL: www.eidos.com


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