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1.5.4 20.00%
1.5.3 80.00%

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LockesArmyKnife is a program developed by ranta.info. The most used version is 1.5.3, with over 98% of all installations currently using this 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 42 files and is usually about 896.15 KB (917,656 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 93% of users of LockesArmyKnife come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: ac.ranta.info/LockesArmyKnife
Installation folder: C:\Games5\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{9F615D4C-A66C-4468-B7BE-4B110517FAF1}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 896.15 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by LockesArmyKnife

  • Interop.WMPLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'WMPLib'.
  • decalcontrols.dll - DecalControls Module
  • DenAgent.exe - DenAgent Application (DenAgent MFC Application)
  • ForceLibrary.dll (by FReAK2FReaK) - ForceLibrary by yoda (Making processes load your dlls >:-))
  • DecalFilters.dll - DecalFilters Module
  • DHS.dll (by Anarchist Software) - Decal Hotkey System
  • LauncherHook.dll - Decal LauncherHook
  • decalInput.dll - DecalInput Module
  • corestrings.dll (by Turbine Entertainment Software)
  • decaldat.dll - DecalDat Module
  • decalnet.dll - DecalNet Module
  • LockesArmyKnife.dll - LockesArmyKnife
  • aclauncher.exe - Asheron's Call (AC Launcher)
  • MuleTradeIt!.dll (by GouruWare) - Mule Trade It! (Mule Trade It! for Decal)
  • Decal.Adapter.dll (by Decal Development) - Decal.Adapter (Decal.Adapter Framework)
  • Inject.dll - Inject Module
  • Decal.dll - Decal Module
  • SpellFilter.dll (by HazSoft) - Spell Filter (SpellFilter Decal Filter)
  • Decal.FileService.dll - FileService
  • chatclient.dll (by Turbine Entertainment Software) - chatclient
  • D3DService.dll (by Decal) - D3DService (D3DService for Decal plugins)
  • ac2config.exe - AC2Config (Asheron's Call 2 - Configuration Utility)
  • DecalUtil.exe (by Insanity-Inc) - DecalUtil
  • glsclient.dll - glsclient
  • acclient.exe (by Turbine) - acclient
  • Alinco.dll - Alinco
  • decalrender.dll (by Decal) - Decal (Decal Rendering Service COM DLL)
  • avicap32.dll
  • setup.exe - Setup

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • aclauncher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Turbine\Asheron's Call - Throne of Destiny\aclauncher.exe'.

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Or, you can uninstall LockesArmyKnife 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 LockesArmyKnife, 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 LockesArmyKnife.

Win 7 (SP1) 40%
Win 8 20%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 40.00%
Windows Vista 20.00%
Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 8 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 20.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.00%
Windows Vista Home Basic 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.86% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.86%
  Netherlands 7.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 60.00%
ASUS 20.00%
Common models
MSI MS-7817 20.00%
Gigabyte M68M-S2P 20.00%
Dell Inspiron N5050 20.00%
Dell Inspiron 530s 20.00%
ASUSTeK G750JM 20.00%


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