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8% remove it92% keep it
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1.22 59.77%
1.19 16.09%
1.15 3.45%
1.05 1.15%

Recon Software


Recon Software is a program developed by Cooler Master. The most used version is 1.22, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is Recon.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 44.84 MB (47,017,053 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 64% of users of Recon Software come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cmstorm.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sys\Mouse\CM STORM Recon\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{95BD843B-56D7-47E3-AEEC-10CB1D8325B5}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 44.84 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Recon Software

Program executable:Recon.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\sys\Mouse\CM STORM Recon\Recon.exe
Additional files:
  • mfc100u.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 10 (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • msvcr100.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2010 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • Recon.exe

How do I remove Recon Software?

You can uninstall Recon Software 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 Recon Software, 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 Recon Software.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.17%
Windows 10 43.68%
Windows XP 1.15%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.58%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.77%
Windows 8.1 Pro 12.79%
Windows 8.1 11.63%
Windows 7 Professional 10.47%
Windows 10 Pro 6.98%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.15%
  Brazil 4.72%
  Canada 4.72%
  Austria 2.83%
  United Kingdom 2.83%
  South Africa 1.89%
  Norway 1.89%
  Netherlands 1.89%
  Italy 1.89%
  Hong Kong 0.94%
  Chile 0.94%
  Thailand 0.94%
  Korea 0.94%
  RS 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Acer 15.56%
Dell 13.33%
Lenovo 11.11%
MSI 8.89%
Alienware 6.67%
ASUS 2.22%
Apple 2.22%
Sony 2.22%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.14%
MSI MS-7817 3.57%
Gigabyte GA-890XA-UD3 3.57%
MSI MS-7640 3.57%
MSI MS-7756 1.79%
MSI MS-7586 1.79%


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