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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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United States Rank #10,333
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What is SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode?  (from SEGA)

The sequel fans have waited 16 years for is finally here - SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode 1! Featuring enhanced gameplay elements, including the classic Sonic Spin Dash, and the versatile Homing Attack, Sonic 4 picks up right where Sonic and Knuckles left off. With Eggman finally defeated, Sonic runs off to explore new z...  Read more


SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode I is a program developed by SEGA. 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 software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 470.32 MB (493,161,773 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 68% of users of SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sega.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\steam\steamapps\common\sonic the hedgehog 4 ep 1
Uninstaller: "C:\steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/202530
Estimated size: 470.32 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode I

  • x360ce.exe (by TocaEdit) - X360 Controller Emulator
  • dinput8.dll
  • Sonic_vis.exe
  • Sonic_xp.exe
  • SonicLauncher.exe - Sonic 4: Episode 1 (Sonic 4: Episode 1 Launcher)
  • steam_api.dll (by Valve) - Steam Client API (Steam Client API ([email protected]) ([email protected]))
  • xinput1_3.dll (by http://x360ce.googlecode.com) - XBOX 360 Controller Emulator

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • SonicLauncher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\sonic the hedgehog 4 ep 1\SonicLauncher.exe'.

How do I remove SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode?

You can uninstall SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode 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 SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode I, 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 SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 4 Episode.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.98%
Windows 10 42.66%
Windows XP 0.82%
Windows Vista 0.54%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.04%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.79%
Windows 8.1 13.70%
Windows 7 Professional 10.96%
Windows 10 Home 7.95%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.58%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.12%
  United Kingdom 6.93%
  France 5.35%
  Germany 3.37%
  Canada 2.77%
  Australia 2.57%
  Spain 1.58%
  Brazil 1.39%
  Sweden 1.19%
  Norway 0.99%
  Finland 0.79%
  Netherlands 0.59%
  Belgium 0.40%
  Croatia 0.40%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.99%
Dell 17.11%
ASUS 14.97%
Acer 12.83%
Samsung 5.88%
Toshiba 5.88%
Lenovo 4.81%
Alienware 3.74%
MSI 1.60%
American Megatrends 1.07%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.38%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 2.92%
Acer Aspire V3-571G 2.92%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.92%
Gigabyte Z87X-UD4H 2.19%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 2.19%

About SEGA

Sega is a video game software developer and an arcade software and hardware development company and the Consumer R&D Division focuses on development of game software for consoles, handhelds and mobiles.
Publisher URL: www.sega.com


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