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2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,078
United States Rank #7,000
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.35 days
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Average installed length: 190.22 days

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing

What is The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing?

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing is an action role-playing video game developed by the Hungarian independent development studio NeocoreGames.

About  (from Neocore Games)

Enter a memorable gothic-noir universe filled with monsters, magic and weird science. Play through a refreshingly unique story, spiced up with wry humor and snappy dialogue. Put on your wide-brimmed hat, grab your weapons and embark on an incredible adventure in the gothic-noir world of Borgovia, where mad science ...  Read more


The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing is a program developed by Neocore Games. 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 64 files and is usually about 19.17 MB (20,103,352 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 50% of users of The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing come from the United States, it is also popular in France and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.vanhelsingthegame.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Steam\steamapps\common\The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing
Uninstaller: "C:\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/215530
Estimated size: 19.17 MB

Program filesFiles installed by The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing

  • VanHelsing.exe - The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing - Launcher
  • GLVanHelsing_x86.exe - The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing
  • VanHelsing_x64.exe
  • VanHelsing_x86.exe
  • 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
  • tier0_s.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library
  • tier0_s64.dll
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll
  • vstdlib_s64.dll
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • SteamTmp.exe
  • streaming_client.exe
  • avutil-51.dll
  • Cheathappens VanHelsing Launcher.exe
  • CSERHelper.dll - CSER Helper (Debug Helper Routines)
  • cudart32_30_9.dll (by NVIDIA) - NVIDIA CUDA 3.0.9 Runtime (NVIDIA CUDA Runtime, Version 3.0.9)
  • cudart64_30_9.dll (by NVIDIA)
  • d3dcompiler_46.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct3D HLSL Compiler)
  • d3dcompiler_46_64.dll (by Microsoft)
  • dbghelp.dll - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • glew32.dll - The OpenGL Extension Wrangler Library
  • libavcodec-55.dll
  • libavformat-55.dll
  • libavresample-1.dll
  • libavutil-52.dll
  • libavutil-53.dll
  • libswscale-2.dll
  • NxCharacter.dll - NxCharacter Dynamic Link Library
  • NxCharacter64.dll - NxCharacter 64bit Dynamic Link Library
  • PhysX3_x64.dll - PhysX (PhysX3 64bit Dynamic Link Library)
  • PhysX3_x86.dll - PhysX3 32bit Dynamic Link Library
  • PhysX3Common_x64.dll - PhysX3Common 64bit Dynamic Link Library
  • PhysX3Common_x86.dll - PhysX3Common 32bit Dynamic Link Library
  • PhysX3Cooking_x64.dll - PhysX3Cooking 64bit Dynamic Link Library
  • PhysX3Cooking_x86.dll - PhysX3Cooking 32bit Dynamic Link Library
  • PhysXCooking.dll - PhysXCooking Dynamic Link Library
  • PhysXCooking64.dll - PhysXCooking 64bit Dynamic Link Library
  • PhysXCore.dll - PhysXCore Dynamic Link Library
  • PhysXCore64.dll - PhysXCore 64bit Dynamic Link Library
  • physxcudart_20.dll
  • PhysXDevice.dll - NVIDIA PhysX Device Module
  • PhysXDevice64.dll
  • PhysXLoader.dll - PhysXLoader Dynamic Link Library
  • PhysXLoader64.dll - PhysXLoader 64bit Dynamic Link Library
  • steam_api.dll - Steam Client API (Steam Client API ([email protected]))
  • steam_api64.dll - Steam Client API ([email protected])
  • Steam2.dll - Steam Client Engine
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Steam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{ABA2DD56-F00B-4D40-AC0A-2B182C57677E}' (runs on registration).
  • SteamTmp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{0FA4F2B3-5879-4EB7-87D7-15A36952D352}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Steam.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Steam 2.
2 Startup Files (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.
  • SteamTmp.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.
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Steam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe'.
  • SteamTmp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe'.
Network connections
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to cdn-178-79-196-253.pmo.llnw.net ( port 80).
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to (port 27017).
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to cm-04.lux.valve.net ( port 27018).
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to (port 27030).
  • SteamTmp.exe connects to VALVE-CORPO.car2.Philadelphia1.Level3.net ( port 27031).
  • Steam.exe connects to (port 27017).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:36.47 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0126768236%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00708749%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00558933%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:30,822,598
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:633.64 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:29.26 KB
105.02 KB average
Memory:135.83 MB
Total CPU:0.0002740424%
Kernel CPU:0.00018112%
User CPU:0.00009292%
CPU cycles/sec:21,119,105
I/O reads/min:15.66 KB
I/O writes/min:110.91 KB
Memory:230.39 MB
Total CPU:0.0025027453%
Kernel CPU:0.00142709%
User CPU:0.00107566%
CPU cycles/sec:28,069,388
I/O reads/min:1.77 MB
I/O writes/min:2.18 MB

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  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 The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing, 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 The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.37%
Windows 8 38.90%
Windows Vista 0.74%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.72%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.11%
Windows 8.1 14.76%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.58%
Windows 7 Professional 9.84%
Windows 10 Home 3.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.74%
  France 6.62%
  United Kingdom 6.00%
  Canada 4.96%
  Germany 4.86%
  Australia 3.31%
  Brazil 2.28%
  Netherlands 1.96%
  Sweden 1.86%
  DK 1.45%
  Norway 1.34%
  Finland 1.14%
  Austria 1.14%
  Italy 1.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 20.16%
Hewlett-Packard 16.80%
Acer 13.18%
Dell 10.08%
MSI 5.43%
Alienware 5.43%
Samsung 3.88%
Lenovo 3.62%
Medion 2.07%
Toshiba 1.29%
Intel 1.03%
Common models
ASUS All Series 12.45%
MSI MS-7758 2.72%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 2.33%
MSI MS-7693 2.33%
MSI MS-7752 2.33%
ASUSTeK G75VW 1.95%


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