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X-COM: UFO Defense

Overview

X-COM: UFO Defense is a software program developed by MicroProse. 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 dosbox.exe. The setup package generally installs about 15 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 64% of users of X-COM: UFO Defense come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\XCom UFO Defense
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/7760

Program filesFiles installed by X-COM: UFO Defense

Program executable:dosbox.exe
Name:DOSBox DOS Emulator
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\XCom UFO Defense\dosbox.exe
MD5:cacb05c27202c3ab5b727867ef57fe32
Additional files:
  • SDL.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • uninstall.exe (by DOSBox Team) - DOSBox 0.74 Installer (DOSBox Installer)
  • DOS4GW.EXE
  • INTRO.EXE
  • SDL_net.dll
  • SETUP.EXE
  • UFO Defense.exe (by Hasbro Interactive) - Hasbro Interactive X-COM: UFO Defense Gold Edition (X-COM: UFO Defense Gold Edition)
  • X-Com Hack v3.exe (by Stonepool Studios) - X-Com Hack v3.1
  • xcomutil.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • dosbox.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5AB719FC-30E3-4F8D-8348-64F892347CE1}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • dosbox.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Steam\SteamApps\common\Duke Nukem 3D\bin\dosbox\dosbox.exe'.

How do I remove X-COM: UFO Defense?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 79%
Win XP 1%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#19,760

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.49%
Windows 8 9.60%
Windows Vista 6.78%
Windows XP 1.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 58.19%
Windows 7 Professional 11.86%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.86%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.21%
Windows 8 2.82%
Windows 8 Pro 1.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.68% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.68%
  United Kingdom 13.25%
  Canada 6.41%
  Australia 2.99%
  Germany 2.99%
  France 1.71%
  Finland 1.28%
  Belgium 0.85%
  Italy 0.85%
  Netherlands 0.85%
  Norway 0.85%
  Poland 0.85%
  Brazil 0.43%
  China 0.43%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.47%
Dell 21.28%
ASUS 19.15%
GIGABYTE 15.96%
Acer 11.70%
Intel 3.19%
Toshiba 2.13%
American Megatrends 2.13%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.74%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.74%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 2.80%
Dell XPS 8300 2.80%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 1.87%
MSI MS-7673 1.87%

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