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7% remove it93% keep it
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United States Rank #32,705
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2.01.5010 37.07%
2.0.5008.0 62.93%

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ANNO 1404 - Venice

What is ANNO 1404 - Venice?  (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 - Venice is a program developed by Ubisoft. The most used version is 2.0.5008.0, 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 main program executable is addon.exe. The software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 1.79 MB (1,880,969 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 18% of users of ANNO 1404 - Venice come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: anno.uk.ubi.com/pc/history1404venice.php
Installation folder: C:\ANNO 1404 - Gold Edition
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A07B2C21-863B-47AB-AE7E-20BB00BD7D33}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 1.79 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ANNO 1404 - Venice

Program executable:addon.exe
Name:Anno 1404 - Addon
Path:C:\anno 1404 - gold edition\addon.exe
Additional files:
  • gu.exe - Autopatch (Autopatch system)
  • gu_addon.exe
  • Anno4.exe (by Related Designs) - Anno 1404
  • dvm_Addon.dll (by Solidshield Technologies) - DVM Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Anno4.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DC40E059-DC37-4EE4-8874-FE42523A18EE}' (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 - Venice?

You can uninstall ANNO 1404 - Venice 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 - Venice, 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 - Venice.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.33%
Windows 10 22.82%
Windows Vista 3.40%
Windows XP 1.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.12%
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.41%
Windows 7 Professional 10.73%
Windows 8.1 5.37%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.37%
Windows 10 Home 3.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

17.84% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 17.84%
  Netherlands 15.02%
  United Kingdom 7.04%
  Sweden 7.04%
  Poland 4.69%
  Belgium 3.29%
  Australia 2.82%
  Germany 2.82%
  Brazil 2.35%
  DK 2.35%
  Greece 2.35%
  Norway 2.35%
  Croatia 1.88%
  Hungary 1.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 20.72%
ASUS 18.92%
Hewlett-Packard 16.22%
Dell 11.71%
Samsung 10.81%
Lenovo 5.41%
Toshiba 3.60%
Intel 1.80%
Common models
MSI MS-7751 2.88%
Dell Inspiron 7520 1.92%
ASUS All Series 1.92%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.92%
LENOVO 20250 1.92%
Samsung 300E4A/300E5A/300... 1.92%

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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