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Should I remove Counter-Strike Online Game Client?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,874
United States Rank #29,882
Reach 0.0113%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.92 days
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Average installed length: 76.27 days


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Counter-Strike Online Game Client


Counter-Strike Online Game Client is a program developed by IAHGames Pte. 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 csolauncher.exe. The software installer includes 41 files and is usually about 66.22 MB (69,438,475 bytes). SteamGameUpdater.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 18% of users of Counter-Strike Online Game Client come from the United States, it is also popular in Malaysia and Singapore.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: csonline.nexon.com
Installation folder: C:\windows\Program Files\counter-strike online\bin
Uninstaller: C:\Windows\Program Files\Counter-Strike Online\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 66.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Counter-Strike Online Game Client

Program executable:csolauncher.exe
Path:C:\windows\Program Files\counter-strike online\bin\csolauncher.exe
Additional files:
  • vgui2.dll
  • cstrike-online.exe (by Nexon) - Counter-Strike Online
  • client.dll
  • GameUI.dll
  • hw.dll
  • mp.dll
  • CsoHack.dll - WallHack Counter-Strike Online (Ghobes WallHack Counter-Strike Online)
  • a3dapi.dll (by Aureal Semiconductor) - A3D Interactive API DLL (Aureal A3D API DLL)
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • Core.dll
  • cstrike-online-org.exe (by Nexon)
  • dbg.dll
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • DemoPlayer.dll
  • DnPup.dll
  • FileSystem_Nar.dll
  • fmod.dll (by Firelight Technologies Pty, Ltd) - FMOD
  • libcurl.dll (by The cURL library, http://curl.haxx.se/) - The cURL library (libcurl Shared Library)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • Mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • nmcogame.dll - NexonMessenger Game Service
  • nmconew.dll - NexonMessenger Dynamic Link Library
  • NMService.exe - NMService (NexonMessenger Service)
  • OpenGL.dll (by Pinnacle Systems) - Hollywood FX (HFX OpenGL Rendering Engine)
  • particleman.dll
  • proxy.dll
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • Steam.dll (by Valve) - Steam (Steam Client Engine)
  • SteamGameUpdater.dll (by Valve) - Steam Game Updater 752603
  • survey1109.dll
  • swds.dll
  • tier0.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library
  • tier0_s.dll
  • unicows.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Windows (R) 95, Windows (R) 98, and Windows (R) Millennium Operating Systems (Microsoft Layer for Unicode on Win9x Systems (MSLU))
  • UpdateDLLWrapper.dll
  • vgui.dll
  • voice_miles.dll
  • voice_speex.dll
  • vstdlib.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll
  • vstdlib_s.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • cstrike-online.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\IAHGames\Counter-Strike Online\Bin\cstrike-online.exe'.
  • NMService.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\IAHGames\Counter-Strike Online\Bin\NMService.exe'.

How do I remove Counter-Strike Online Game Client?

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Or, you can uninstall Counter-Strike Online Game Client 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 Counter-Strike Online Game Client, 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 Counter-Strike Online Game Client.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.70%
Windows 8 20.75%
Windows XP 5.03%
Windows Vista 2.52%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.08%
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.27%
Windows 7 Professional 12.58%
Windows 8.1 8.81%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.03%
Windows 8 Pro 3.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

17.79% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 17.79%
  Malaysia 10.43%
  Singapore 10.43%
  Brazil 4.29%
  Vietnam 4.29%
  Spain 3.07%
  France 3.07%
  MA 3.07%
  Philippines 3.07%
  Saudi Arabia 3.07%
  Egypt 2.45%
  Israel 2.45%
  Italy 2.45%
  TN 2.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 28.70%
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
Dell 12.96%
ASUS 12.96%
Toshiba 5.56%
American Megatrends 4.63%
Lenovo 2.78%
Alienware 2.78%
Apple 1.85%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.70%
ASUSTeK K43SD 1.85%
ASUSTeK X550CC 1.85%
Dell OptiPlex 755 1.85%
Dell OptiPlex 380 1.85%
Gigabyte M68MT-S2 1.85%


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