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United States Rank #14,884
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Average installed length: 221.72 days

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Hitman: Codename 47

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What is Hitman: Codename 47?  (from Eidos Interactive Limited)

As the enigmatic Hitman, you must use stealth and tactical problem solving to enter, execute and exit your assignment with minimum attention and maximum effectiveness. For a price, you have access to the most devious devices, but how you use them will determine if you retire as a millionaire or get permanently retired....  Read more


Hitman: Codename 47 is a software program developed by Eidos Interactive Limited. 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 primary executable is named Hitman.Exe. The setup package generally installs about 23 files and is usually about 318.49 MB (333,965,467 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 62% of users of Hitman: Codename 47 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.eidosinteractive.com/games/info.html?gmid=82
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Hitman Codename 47
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/6900
Estimated size: 318.49 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Hitman: Codename 47

Program executable:Hitman.Exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Hitman Codename 47\Hitman.Exe
Additional files:
  • Steam.dll (by Valve) - Steam (Steam Client Engine)
  • a3d.dll (by Aureal Semiconductor) - A3D Interactive DLL (Aureal A3D DLL)
  • ar405.exe (by InstallShield Software) - PackageForTheWeb Stub
  • EAX.dll (by Creative Technology) - EAX (EAX2 Wrapper DLL)
  • EngineData.dll
  • Globals.dll
  • gsc.dll
  • Hitman.Exe
  • Locale.dll
  • Render3DFX.dll
  • RenderD3D.dll
  • RenderOpenGL.dll
  • runme.exe
  • Setup.exe - LocaleBuilder Application (LocaleBuilder MFC Application)
  • SetupFrench.dll
  • SetupGerman.dll
  • SetupItalian.dll
  • SetupSpanish.dll
  • Sound.dll
  • System.dll
  • SystemProbeDLL.dll
  • uninstall.exe
  • xmlparse.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • runme.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1738D29F-AD06-41C0-8F3D-48CC503CF638}' (runs on registration).
3 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Setup.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Hitman Codename 47\Setup.exe'.
  • Hitman.Exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Hitman Codename 47\Hitman.Exe'.
  • runme.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Dark Messiah Might and Magic Multi-Player\runme.exe'.

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Or, you can uninstall Hitman: Codename 47 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 Hitman: Codename 47, 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 Hitman: Codename 47.

Win 7 (SP1) 87%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 87.91%
Windows 10 9.77%
Windows Vista 1.40%
Windows XP 0.93%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 53.02%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.67%
Windows 7 Professional 15.81%
Windows 8 3.26%
Windows 10 Home 1.86%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 1.40%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.81% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.81%
  United Kingdom 9.38%
  Canada 6.25%
  Germany 5.90%
  Australia 3.13%
  France 2.78%
  Norway 1.39%
  Finland 1.39%
  Netherlands 1.39%
  Italy 1.39%
  Brazil 0.69%
  Sweden 0.69%
  New Zealand 0.69%
  Korea 0.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.80%
Dell 19.20%
ASUS 15.20%
Acer 12.80%
Lenovo 3.20%
Toshiba 3.20%
American Megatrends 2.40%
Alienware 1.60%
Intel 1.60%
MSI 1.60%
Samsung 1.60%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.51%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 2.63%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.75%
Dell Dell System XPS 15... 1.75%
Dell XPS 8500 1.75%
Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3 1.75%

About Eidos Interactive Limited

Eidos (replaced by Square Enix) was a video game publisher best-known game series include Tomb Raider, Hitman, Commandos, Legacy of Kain, Thief, Deus Ex, TimeSplitters and Fear Effect.
Publisher URL: www.eidos.com


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