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12% remove it88% keep it
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Global Rank #15,285
United States Rank #39,841
Reach 0.0180%


2.01.5010 70.70%
2.0.5008.0 29.30%

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ANNO 1404 - Venedig

What is ANNO 1404 - Venedig?  (from Ubisoft)

In this add-on, come to discover the powerful city of Venice with its technology innovations and its strong economic system that allow you to take over a city without starting any armed action. With the help of your new allies, your occident cities will prosper and grow to mighty Metropolises! Even though the add-on co...  Read more


ANNO 1404 - Venedig is a software program developed by Ubisoft. The most common release is 2.01.5010, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 addon.exe. The setup package generally installs about 55 files and is usually about 26.36 MB (27,641,468 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 83% of users of ANNO 1404 - Venedig come from Germany, it is also popular in Austria and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: anno.uk.ubi.com/pc/history1404venice.php
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Games\Ubisoft\ANNO 1404
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A07B2C21-863B-47AB-AE7E-20BB00BD7D33}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0407 -removeonly
Estimated size: 26.36 MB
Language: German (Germany)

Program filesFiles installed by ANNO 1404 - Venedig

Program executable:addon.exe
Name:Anno 1404 - Addon
Path:C:\Program Files\games\ubisoft\anno 1404\addon.exe
Additional files:
  • gu.exe - Autopatch (Autopatch system)
  • gu_addon.exe
  • Anno4.exe (by Related Designs) - Anno 1404
  • dvm.dll - TDVM Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Anno4.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DC40E059-DC37-4EE4-8874-FE42523A18EE}' (runs on registration).
  • Addon.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{76EAFFE4-6978-482F-87F7-0C679B2410C2}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Anno4.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\games1\Anno4.exe'.
  • Addon.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Ubisoft\Related Designs\ANNO 1404\Addon.exe'.

How do I remove ANNO 1404 - Venedig?

You can uninstall ANNO 1404 - Venedig 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ANNO 1404 - Venedig, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 ANNO 1404 - Venedig.

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.61%
Windows 10 25.92%
Windows Vista 4.51%
Windows XP 1.97%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.90%
Windows 7 Professional 12.78%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.51%
Windows 8.1 10.51%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.83%
Windows 10 Pro 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

82.58% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 82.58%
  Austria 6.46%
  United States 6.46%
  Switzerland 1.69%
  Netherlands 1.40%
  AL 0.28%
  BG 0.28%
  Spain 0.28%
  France 0.28%
  Thailand 0.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.84%
Medion 13.07%
Hewlett-Packard 11.76%
Dell 8.50%
ASUS 7.84%
Lenovo 5.23%
Samsung 3.27%
Intel 2.61%
Toshiba 2.61%
American Megatrends 1.31%
Common models
Gigabyte GA-870A-UD3 3.33%
Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3 3.33%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 3.33%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.67%
ASUS All Series 2.00%
Acer Aspire M5810 2.00%

About Ubisoft

Ubisoft is a video game publisher and developer whos knonw brands include Assassin's Creed, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six, Beyond Good & Evil,Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon, Far Cry and Rayman.
Publisher URL: www.ubi.com


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