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7% remove it93% keep it
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Legacy of Kain: Defiance


Legacy of Kain: Defiance is a software program developed by Crystal Dynamics. 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 defiance.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 1.91 GB (2,047,397,597 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 63% of users of Legacy of Kain: Defiance come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\legacy_kain_defiance
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/224300
Estimated size: 1.91 GB

Program filesFiles installed by Legacy of Kain: Defiance

Program executable:defiance.exe
Name:Legacy of Kain: Defiance
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\legacy_kain_defiance\defiance.exe
Additional files:
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • dgVoodooSetup.exe (by Dege's stuff) - dgVoodoo (dgVoodoo 2.53 Setup)
  • Glide.dll (by Dégé) - dgVoodoo 2.53 Glide Wrapper (for Glide v2.11)
  • Glide2x.dll (by Dégé) - dgVoodoo 2.53 Glide Wrapper (for Glide v2.54)
  • Glide3x.dll - dgVoodoo 2.53 Glide Wrapper (for Glide v3.10)
  • RDKO.exe (by KOrp Inc) - RemenDeKO (File corruption detection and repair program.)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • defiance.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\legacy_kain_defiance\defiance.exe'.

How do I remove Legacy of Kain: Defiance?

You can uninstall Legacy of Kain: Defiance 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 Legacy of Kain: Defiance, 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 Legacy of Kain: Defiance.

Win 10 50%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 49.71%
Windows 7 49.14%
Windows Vista 0.57%
Windows XP 0.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.29%
Windows 8.1 16.00%
Windows 10 Home 15.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.57%
Windows 7 Professional 8.57%
Windows 10 Pro 7.43%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.66% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.66%
  United Kingdom 7.30%
  Canada 4.72%
  Germany 3.86%
  France 3.86%
  Netherlands 1.72%
  Australia 1.29%
  Brazil 1.29%
  DK 1.29%
  Ireland 1.29%
  United Arab Emirates 0.86%
  Austria 0.86%
  Switzerland 0.86%
  Czech Republic 0.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 22.99%
Hewlett-Packard 21.84%
ASUS 14.94%
Dell 13.79%
Alienware 8.05%
Lenovo 4.60%
Medion 2.30%
MSI 2.30%
Intel 1.15%
American Megatrends 1.15%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.89%
Alienware Alienware X51 2.63%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.63%
Dell XPS 8500 2.63%
Acer Predator G3-605 1.75%
ASUSTeK G750JW 1.75%


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