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7% remove it93% keep it
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1.0.28 6.67%
1.00.000 93.33%

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Soldiers - Heroes of World War II

What is Soldiers - Heroes of World War II?  (from Codemasters)

Heroes of World War II drops you into the heart of the most intense WWII combat action. Take control of the most elite American, British, German, or Russian forces ever to impact on the war-zone. Up against overwhelming odds, you must complete your missions incorporating stealth, guile, speed, and aggression. Use the f...  Read more


Soldiers - Heroes of World War II is a program developed by Codemasters. The most used version is 1.00.000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 1.39 GB (1,497,389,158 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 29% of users of Soldiers - Heroes of World War II come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in the United States and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.codemasters.com/soldiers
Installation folder: C:\Games\Soldiers - Heroes of World War II
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\01\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{F
Estimated size: 1.39 GB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Soldiers - Heroes of World War II

  • Soldiers.exe (by "Bestway" Corp) - Soldiers: Heroes Of World War II (Soldiers Application)
  • ArcadeInstallSOLDIERSWW2_14d.EXE
  • soldiers32.dll (by Protection Technology) - StarForce Copy Protection System (StarForce Protection Library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Soldiers.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{66ACE653-6C0E-48D7-B2DE-A0D243E1D976}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Soldiers.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Codemasters\Soldiers - Heroes of World War II\Soldiers.exe'.

How do I remove Soldiers - Heroes of World War II?

You can uninstall Soldiers - Heroes of World War II 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 Soldiers - Heroes of World War II, 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 Soldiers - Heroes of World War II.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 10 23.33%
Windows XP 13.33%
Windows Vista 13.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.33%
Windows 8.1 10.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.00%
Windows 7 Professional 6.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

29.41% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 29.41%
  United States 20.59%
  Netherlands 8.82%
  Hungary 5.88%
  Paraguay 5.88%
  Hong Kong 2.94%
  South Africa 2.94%
  Brazil 2.94%
  France 2.94%
  RS 2.94%
  Australia 2.94%
  DZ 2.94%
  Philippines 2.94%
  Canada 2.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.43%
Dell 26.09%
Acer 13.04%
Toshiba 13.04%
MSI 4.35%
Alienware 4.35%
American Megatrends 4.35%
Common models
Dell Computer OptiPlex GX... 9.09%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 9.09%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 4.55%
TOSHIBA Qosmio X505 4.55%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1050z 4.55%

About Codemasters

Codemasters is a video game developer and publisher and is notable for making the large majority of games published by Camerica.
Publisher URL: www.codemasters.com/uk


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