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Max Payne

What is Max Payne?

Max Payne is a third-person shooter video game.

About  (from Rockstar Games)

Max Payne is a man with nothing to lose in the violent, cold urban night. A fugitive undercover cop framed for murder and now hunted by cops and the mob. Max is a man with his back against the wall, fighting a battle he cannot hope to win. Prepare for a new breed of deep action game. Developed by Remedy Entertainment a...  Read more


Max Payne is a program developed by Rockstar Games. 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 maxpayne.exe. The software installer includes 20 files and is usually about 792.65 MB (831,157,520 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 65% of users of Max Payne come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.maxpayne.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Max Payne
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/12140
Estimated size: 792.65 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Max Payne

Program executable:maxpayne.exe
Name:MaxPayne Application
Max Payne
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Max Payne\maxpayne.exe
Additional files:
  • testapp.exe (by Remedy Entertainment) - MaxPayne Application (Max Payne)
  • SHORTCUT.EXE (by Optimum X) - Optimum X Shortcut (Creates, modifies or queries Windows shell links (shortcuts))
  • e2mfc.dll
  • grphmfc.dll
  • RASMaker.exe
  • rl.dll
  • rlmfc.dll
  • sndmfc.dll
  • sox.exe
  • atidemgx.dll (by Advanced Micro Devices) - Catalyst® Control Centre (Graphics DEM)
  • atidxx32.dll (by Advanced Micro Devices) - Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Radeon DirectX 11 Driver
  • atidxx64.dll
  • atiumd64.dll - Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Radeon DirectX Universal Driver (atiumdag.dll)
  • atiumdag.dll
  • coinst.dll (by AMD) - CoInstaller (CoInstaller DLL)
  • MFC42.DLL (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • MSVCIRT.DLL (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) C++ Runtime Library
  • MSVCRT.DLL - Microsoft (R) C Runtime Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • maxpayne.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Steam\steamapps\common\Max Payne\maxpayne.exe'.

How do I remove Max Payne?

You can uninstall Max Payne 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 Max Payne, 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 Max Payne.

Win 7 (SP1) 74%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.72%
Windows 10 15.76%
Windows Vista 3.80%
Windows XP 2.72%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.08%
Windows 7 Professional 17.49%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.85%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.28%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.73%
Microsoft Windows XP 2.73%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.31% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.31%
  United Kingdom 11.84%
  Canada 5.71%
  Australia 2.86%
  Finland 2.45%
  Belgium 1.22%
  France 1.22%
  Brazil 0.82%
  Germany 0.82%
  Singapore 0.41%
  Taiwan 0.41%
  Norway 0.41%
  Costa Rica 0.41%
  Switzerland 0.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 20.00%
Dell 18.10%
Hewlett-Packard 17.14%
ASUS 13.33%
Intel 2.86%
Medion 2.86%
Alienware 2.86%
Lenovo 1.90%
American Megatrends 0.95%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.77%
Dell XPS 8500 2.83%
Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 2.83%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.83%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 1.89%
ASUSTeK G73Sw 1.89%

About Rockstar Games

Rockstar Games is a video game developer/publisher owned by Take-Two Interactive and is mostly known for Grand Theft Auto, Max Payne, and Red Dead, series and the use of open world, free roaming settings in their games.
Publisher URL: www.rockstargames.com


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