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What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #43,959
United States Rank #33,894
Reach 0.0021%


VersionDistribution 3.45% 51.72%

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What is Defcon?

Defcon is a digital video game distributed through the DRM-free GOG service. This game can be run from the optional download manager or directly downloaded through the cloud. Additional extra materials are included.

About  (from GOG.com)

You play the role of a military commander hidden deep within an underground bunker. Your mission - to successfully exterminate your enemy's civilian population whilst disabling their ability to attack your own. Start by launching your battleships, submarines, and bombers in order to decimate your opponent's defences. S...  Read more


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this 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 defcon.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 63.22 MB (66,294,052 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gog.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GOG.com\Defcon\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\GOG.com\Defcon\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 63.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Defcon

Program executable:defcon.exe
Name:Introversion Software Defcon
Path:C:\Program Files\GOG.com\Defcon\defcon.exe
Additional files:
  • goggame.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • defcon.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Defcon\defcon.exe'.

How do I remove Defcon?

Quickly and completely remove Defcon from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Defcon 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 Defcon, 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 Defcon.

Win 7 (SP1) 69%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.41%
Windows 8 27.59%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 51.72%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.24%
Windows 8.1 10.34%
Windows 10 Home 6.90%
Windows 8 3.45%
Windows 10 Pro 3.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.89% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.89%
  Australia 10.53%
  France 5.26%
  Canada 5.26%
  Ireland 5.26%
  Finland 2.63%
  Greece 2.63%
  DK 2.63%
  Poland 2.63%
  Malaysia 2.63%
  United Kingdom 2.63%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 21.05%
ASUS 15.79%
Toshiba 15.79%
Hewlett-Packard 15.79%
Lenovo 10.53%
Samsung 5.26%
Medion 5.26%
Gateway 5.26%
Dell 5.26%
Common models
LENOVO Lenovo IdeaPad Y48... 5.00%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1010 5.00%
Samsung 700Z3C/700Z5C 5.00%
Micro-Star MS-7549 5.00%
ASUSTeK G751JL 5.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite L655D 5.00%

About GOG.com

GOG Limited (GOG.com) is a video game distribution service that delivers "classic" video games through its DRM-free digital platform for Windows.
Publisher URL: www.gog.com


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