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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,167
United States Rank #8,949
Reach 0.1287%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.95 days
647.43 days >
Average installed length: 340.18 days


2.0.7780.0 1.50%
1.00.0000 0.95% 93.93%

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ANNO 2070

What is ANNO 2070?

Anno 2070 is a city-building game and economic simulation game, with real-time strategy elements. It is the 5th game of the Anno series.


ANNO 2070 is a program developed by Ubisoft. The most used version is, 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 anno5.exe. The software installer includes 64 files and is usually about 3.67 MB (3,853,393 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 38% of users of ANNO 2070 come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Ubisoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Games\ANNO 2070
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{B48E264C-C8CD-4617-B0BE-46E977BAD694}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0407 -removeonly
Estimated size: 3.67 MB
Language: German (Germany)

Program filesFiles installed by ANNO 2070

Program executable:anno5.exe
Name:Anno 2070
Path:C:\games\anno 2070\anno5.exe
Additional files:
  • setup.exe - ANNO 2070 (InstallScript Setup Launcher)
  • icudt42.dll (by IBM and others) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • Awesomium.dll (by Khrona) - Awesomium v1.6.2b
  • AwesomiumProcess.exe (by Khrona) - Awesomium v1.6.2
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • solidcore32.dll (by Tages SAS) - Solidshield (CORE Library)
  • fmod.dll (by Firelight Technologies Pty, Ltd) - FMOD
  • InitEngine.exe
  • msvcp100.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2010 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcr100.dll (by Microsoft)
  • dbghelp.dll - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Anno5.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{96D0A68A-4A1C-4B2C-94BC-1D567CEEBCD0}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Anno5.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Ubisoft\Related Designs\ANNO 2070\Anno5.exe'.
  • InitEngine.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SPIELE\Anno 2070\InitEngine.exe'.

How do I remove ANNO 2070?

You can uninstall ANNO 2070 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 2070, 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 2070.

Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.50%
Windows 10 31.59%
Windows Vista 2.17%
Windows XP 0.75%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.32%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.11%
Windows 7 Professional 10.85%
Windows 8.1 8.25%
Windows 10 Home 6.91%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.93%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.06% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 38.06%
  United States 16.57%
  France 8.49%
  United Kingdom 4.06%
  Austria 3.37%
  Netherlands 3.26%
  Australia 2.99%
  Belgium 2.84%
  Poland 2.20%
  Sweden 1.59%
  Switzerland 1.48%
  Italy 1.33%
  Canada 1.21%
  DK 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 20.62%
ASUS 16.09%
Hewlett-Packard 12.91%
Dell 12.32%
Medion 7.21%
Lenovo 3.77%
Toshiba 2.68%
Alienware 2.35%
MSI 2.26%
Samsung 2.18%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.31%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.16%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.82%
MSI MS-7758 2.49%
Acer Aspire 7750G 1.99%
Acer Aspire V3-771 1.83%

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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