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Should I remove Need for Speed Hot Pursuit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,382
United States Rank #8,344
Reach 0.1208%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.25 days
656.51 days >
Average installed length: 344.94 days


1.00.0000 0.08% 3.99% 95.80%

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Need for Speed Hot Pursuit

What is Need for Speed Hot Pursuit?

Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit is a video game distributed through EA's Origin digital distribution and digital rights management content delivery system.

About  (from Electronic Arts)

Need for Speed Hot Pursuit launches you into a new open-world landscape behind the wheel of the world's fastest and most beautiful cars. From Criterion, the award-winning studio behind the Burnout series. Loaded with action, this game will challenge you to become Seacrest County's top cop or most wanted racer. For the...  Read more


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this 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 main program executable is launcher.exe. The software installer includes 135 files and is usually about 7.77 MB (8,149,108 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ea.com
Help link: G:\NFS HP2\Support\\EA Help\\Electronic_Arts_Technical_Support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Origin Games\Need for Speed Hot Pursuit\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{83A606F5-BF6F-42ED-9F33-B9F74297CDED}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.77 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Need for Speed Hot Pursuit

Program executable:launcher.exe
Name:Need for Speed(TM) Hot Pursuit
Need for Speed(TM) Hot Pursuit Launcher
Path:C:\games\origin\need for speed hot pursuit\launcher.exe
Additional files:
  • ConfigTool.exe - Need for Speed(TM) Hot Pursuit (Need for Speed(TM) Hot Pursuit Configuration Tool)
  • NFS11.exe - Need for Speed(TM) Hot Pursuit Application
  • d3d9.dll
  • Activation.exe (by Tages SAS) - Activation Manager
  • xinput1_3.dll (by http://x360ce.googlecode.com) - XBOX 360 Controller Emulator
  • GDFBinary.cs.dll
  • GDFBinary.de.dll
  • GDFBinary.en-uk.dll
  • GDFBinary.en-us.dll
  • GDFBinary.es.dll
  • x360ce.exe (by TocaEdit) - X360 Controller Emulator

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Launcher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Files\Need for Speed(TM) Hot Pursuit\Launcher.exe'.
  • NFS11.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\GAMES\Need for Speed(TM) Hot Pursuit\NFS11.exe'.

How do I remove Need for Speed Hot Pursuit?

You can uninstall Need for Speed Hot Pursuit 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 Need for Speed(TM) Hot Pursuit, 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 Need for Speed Hot Pursuit.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.27%
Windows 10 28.16%
Windows Vista 2.31%
Windows XP 2.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.10%
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.67%
Windows 7 Professional 9.72%
Windows 8.1 5.43%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.92%
Windows 10 Pro 3.37%

Distribution by countryGeography

19.88% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 19.88%
  Germany 12.65%
  France 5.91%
  India 3.45%
  Poland 3.08%
  United Kingdom 3.00%
  Brazil 2.96%
  Italy 2.63%
  Canada 2.55%
  Romania 2.26%
  Czech Republic 2.01%
  Turkey 1.81%
  Australia 1.68%
  DZ 1.60%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.24%
Acer 19.67%
Dell 15.12%
ASUS 14.96%
Samsung 4.55%
Lenovo 3.50%
Toshiba 2.52%
MSI 1.71%
Alienware 1.71%
Intel 1.54%
Medion 1.30%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.91%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.61%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.61%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.45%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.30%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.30%

About Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts (EA) is developer & publisher of video games who develops & publishes games under several labels including EA Sports titles, Irritate NFL, FIFA Soccer & NBA Jam.
Publisher URL: www.ea.com


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