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What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,014
United States Rank #8,045
Reach 0.0366%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.18 days
595.24 days >
Average installed length: 312.75 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Command & Conquer and The Covert Operations

What is Command & Conquer and The Covert Operations?  (from Electronic Arts)

The expansion to Command & Conquer will test your skills as a commander as you fight your way through 15 challenging new missions and 10 new multiplayer maps.


Command & Conquer and The Covert Operations is a program developed by Electronic Arts. 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 cnc95launcher.exe. The software installer includes 14 files and is usually about 1.42 MB (1,488,521 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 58% of users of Command & Conquer and The Covert Operations come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ea.com
Help link: C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin Games\CNC and The Covert Operations\Support\EA Help\Technical Support.en_US.rtf
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\CNC and The Covert Operations\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\EAInstaller\CNC and The Covert Operations\Cleanup.exe" uninstall_game -autologging -keepMaintenanceLog
Estimated size: 1.42 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Command & Conquer and The Covert Operations

Program executable:cnc95launcher.exe
Name:Command & Conquer
Path:C:\Program Files\electronic arts\cnc and the covert operations\cnc95launcher.exe
Additional files:
  • GDFBinary_en_US.dll - CNC and The Covert Operations (Game Definition File resources)
  • C&C95.exe
  • cncnet.exe
  • thipx32.dll
  • CCConfig.exe (by Nyerguds) - C&C95 Setup tool
  • ccu-Tweel.exe
  • ddraw.dll (by Toni Spets) - DirectDraw replacement for C&C95 and Red Alert
  • GDFBinary_de_DE.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • CNC95Launcher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{ECA8E445-D7DC-48A7-912B-C0D351EBECF4}' (runs on registration).
  • C&C95.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{65759E67-B13B-48C2-82F2-F7DA59AF912C}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • CNC95Launcher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Games\EA\Kingdoms Of Amalur Reckoning\CNC and The Covert Operations\CNC95Launcher.exe'.

How do I remove Command & Conquer and The Covert Operations?

Quickly and completely remove Command & Conquer™ and The Covert Operations™ from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Command & Conquer and The Covert Operations 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 Command & Conquer™ and The Covert Operations™, 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 Command & Conquer and The Covert Operations.

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.21%
Windows 10 45.43%
Windows Vista 3.38%
Windows XP 0.98%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.85%
Windows 10 Home 13.38%
Windows 8.1 12.82%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.99%
Windows 7 Professional 7.61%
Windows 10 Pro 6.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.77% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.77%
  Germany 14.19%
  United Kingdom 6.64%
  Canada 4.05%
  Netherlands 2.25%
  Australia 2.14%
  DK 1.69%
  Norway 1.13%
  Sweden 1.13%
  Italy 1.13%
  Belgium 0.90%
  Austria 0.79%
  Finland 0.56%
  New Zealand 0.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.45%
Dell 17.65%
Acer 15.13%
ASUS 12.04%
Lenovo 6.16%
Toshiba 5.60%
Alienware 4.76%
Medion 1.96%
MSI 1.40%
Samsung 1.40%
Apple 0.84%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.48%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.27%
Dell XPS 8700 2.34%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.34%
MSI MS-7821 2.34%
Alienware Alienware X51 1.87%

About Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts (EA) is developer & publisher of video games who develops & publishes games under several labels including EA Sports titles, Irritate NFL, FIFA Soccer & NBA Jam.
Publisher URL: www.ea.com


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