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Hot Wheels

What is Hot Wheels?

Hot Wheels is a PC video game published by Activision.


Hot Wheels is a program developed by Activision. 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 installer includes 11 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 37% of users of Hot Wheels come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.activisionvalue.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Activision Value\Hot Wheels
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{CF36DD86-81D3-4D91-8F7A-344E0C1A4BFD}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Hot Wheels

  • DisplayConfig.exe (by Eutechnyx Limited) - Hot Wheels: Beat That! DisplayConfig (Hot Wheels: Beat That! Display Config)
  • HOT.exe
  • d3dx9_31.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows®
  • mfc80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2005 (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • mfc80u.dll
  • msvcp80.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr80.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • SonicGDKpr8.exe
  • UDKInstall-2013-07.exe
  • x360ce.exe (by TocaEdit) - X360 Controller Emulator
  • xinput1_3.dll - Microsoft Common Controller API

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • HOT.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9A313E29-B10B-4DBC-934E-54777AF1F36E}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Hot Wheels?

You can uninstall Hot Wheels 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 Hot Wheels, 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 Hot Wheels.

Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.55%
Windows 10 11.76%
Windows Vista 9.80%
Windows XP 5.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 35.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.37%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.88%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.88%
Windows 7 Professional 3.92%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.67%
  India 13.33%
  Italy 6.67%
  Brazil 5.00%
  Germany 5.00%
  Spain 5.00%
  Australia 3.33%
  Belgium 3.33%
  Indonesia 3.33%
  BG 1.67%
  Canada 1.67%
  Chile 1.67%
  DZ 1.67%
  Greece 1.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 35.90%
Dell 12.82%
Hewlett-Packard 12.82%
American Megatrends 5.13%
ASUS 5.13%
Toshiba 5.13%
Gateway 5.13%
Sony 2.56%
Medion 2.56%
Lenovo 2.56%
Intel 2.56%
Common models
eMachines ET1831 4.76%
BIOSTAR Group N68SA-M2S 4.76%
Acer Aspire 5750G 4.76%
Acer AO756 2.38%
TOSHIBA Satellite P755 2.38%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 2.38%

About Activision

Activision is a video game publisher, majority owned by French conglomerate Vivendi SA.
Publisher URL: www.activision.com/corp/index.html


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