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7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #14,344
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 137.15 days

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NBA 2K15

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NBA 2K15 is a software program developed by Visual Concepts. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 NBA2K15.exe. The setup package generally installs about 45 files and is usually about 116.54 MB (122,197,158 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 54% of users of NBA 2K15 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.2k.com/games/nba-2k15
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\NBA2K15
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/282350
Estimated size: 116.54 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NBA 2K15

Program executable:NBA2K15.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\NBA2K15\NBA2K15.exe
Additional files:
  • steam_api64.dll (by Valve) - Steam Client API
  • NBA2K15.exe
  • AppOverlay.dll (by Valve) - Steam Application Overlay Renderer (Steam Application Overlay)
  • AppOverlay64.dll
  • bonk.dll
  • crashhandler.dll - Steam Crash Handler Library
  • crashhandler64.dll
  • CSERHelper.dll - CSER Helper (Debug Helper Routines)
  • d3d9.dll
  • d3dcompiler_46.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct3D HLSL Compiler)
  • d3dcompiler_46_64.dll (by Microsoft)
  • dbghelp.dll - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • DSETUP.dll - Direct driver preloader
  • dsetup32.dll - DirectX Setup - 32-bit piece
  • dxgi.dll (by Crosire) - ReShade (Crosire's ReShade post-processing injector for 64-bit)
  • DXSETUP.exe - Microsoft DirectX Setup
  • GameOverlayRenderer.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer
  • GameOverlayRenderer64.dll
  • GameOverlayUI.exe - Steam
  • icui18n.dll
  • icuuc.dll
  • libavcodec-56.dll
  • libavformat-56.dll
  • libavresample-2.dll
  • libavutil-54.dll
  • libswscale-3.dll
  • ReShade Setup.exe (by Crosire) - ReShade Setup
  • ReShade32.dll - Crosire's ReShade post-processing injector for 32-bit
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • Steam.dll
  • Steam.exe - Steam Client Bootstrapper
  • Steam2.dll - Steam Client Engine
  • steamclient.dll
  • steamclient64.dll
  • steamerrorreporter.exe
  • steamerrorreporter64.exe
  • SteamUI.dll - SteamUI Dynamic Link Library
  • streaming_client.exe
  • tier0_s.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library
  • tier0_s64.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • uninstall.exe
  • v8.dll
  • vcredist_x64.exe - Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x64 Redistributable (Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x64 Redistributable Setup)
  • vcredist_x86.exe - Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x86 Redistributable (Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x86 Redistributable Setup)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • Steam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{85367252-9524-41DB-8CB7-0488260B5755}' (runs on registration).
  • DXSETUP.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{83EE4058-A0A8-44B6-A116-14CD927D91B6}' (runs on registration).
  • NBA2K15.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CEBC96F1-86DB-4BD1-83BF-C2D46EDA546D}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Steam' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" -silent.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Steam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe'.

How do I remove NBA 2K15?

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Or, you can uninstall NBA 2K15 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 NBA 2K15, 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 NBA 2K15.

Win 10 60%
Win XP 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 59.86%
Windows 7 39.78%
Windows XP 0.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 23.19%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.29%
Windows 10 Home 16.30%
Windows 10 Pro 9.42%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.42%
Windows 7 Professional 7.61%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.91% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 53.91%
  France 7.54%
  Germany 7.54%
  United Kingdom 5.03%
  Spain 3.07%
  Australia 2.79%
  Italy 2.51%
  Canada 1.68%
  Belgium 1.40%
  Israel 1.40%
  Sweden 1.12%
  DK 1.12%
  Hong Kong 0.84%
  Greece 0.84%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 21.71%
Acer 13.18%
Hewlett-Packard 11.63%
Alienware 10.08%
Dell 9.30%
Lenovo 6.98%
MSI 5.43%
Toshiba 3.10%
Medion 2.33%
Samsung 2.33%
American Megatrends 2.33%
Common models
ASUS All Series 12.77%
Alienware Alienware X51 R... 2.84%
MSI MS-7817 2.84%
MSI MS-7821 2.84%
ASUSTeK M51AC 2.13%
LENOVO 20378 2.13%


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