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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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2.01.5010 36.67%
2.0.5008.0 63.33%

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ANNO 1404 - Venise

What is ANNO 1404 - Venise?  (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 - Venise 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 8 files and is usually about 1.79 MB (1,881,863 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 75% of users of ANNO 1404 - Venise come from France, it is also popular in Belgium and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: anno.uk.ubi.com/pc/history1404venice.php
Installation folder: C:\Anno1404
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A07B2C21-863B-47AB-AE7E-20BB00BD7D33}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x040c -removeonly
Estimated size: 1.79 MB
Language: French (France)

Program filesFiles installed by ANNO 1404 - Venise

Program executable:addon.exe
Name:Anno 1404 - Addon
Additional files:
  • gu.exe - Autopatch (Autopatch system)
  • gu_addon.exe
  • Anno4.exe (by Related Designs) - Anno 1404
  • dvm.dll

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 - Venise?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.67%
Windows 10 23.33%
Windows Vista 3.33%
Windows XP 1.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.67%
Windows 7 Professional 18.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.00%
Windows 10 Home 6.67%
Windows 8.1 5.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.44% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 75.44%
  Belgium 10.53%
  United States 7.02%
  NC 1.75%
  MA 1.75%
  Canada 1.75%
  CG 1.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 23.08%
Hewlett-Packard 20.51%
Acer 12.82%
Samsung 7.69%
Medion 7.69%
Dell 5.13%
Lenovo 5.13%
Sony 5.13%
Toshiba 2.56%
Intel 2.56%
American Megatrends 2.56%
Common models
Samsung 350V5C/350V5X/350... 5.13%
ASUSTeK K53SD 5.13%
Sony SVS1511T9EB 2.56%
Sony SVE1712W1EB 2.56%
Samsung R519/R719 2.56%

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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