74,139,804 programs installed

Should I remove Detective Stories Hollywood?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Reach 0.0002%

Other programs by Oberon Media

Detective Stories Hollywood

What is Detective Stories Hollywood?

Detective Stories Hollywood is a social casual video game by Oberon and distributed by Iplay.

About  (from Oberon Media)

Tinseltown`s in trouble and it`s up to you to save it! Solve a cavalcade of challenging puzzles in this Hidden Object game! A famous movie studio has lost a fortune in cash, the only copy of its latest blockbuster, and even its leading lady! Unravel the spectacular web of intrigue through intense logic puzzles, mini-ga...  Read more


Detective Stories Hollywood is a program developed by Oberon Media. 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 main program executable is ds-hollywood.exe. The software installer includes 7 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 67% of users of Detective Stories Hollywood come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.oberon-media.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Detective Stories Hollywood
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Detective Stories Hollywood\Uninstall.exe" "C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Detective Stories Hollywood\install.log"

Program filesFiles installed by Detective Stories Hollywood

Program executable:ds-hollywood.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\acer gamezone\detective stories hollywood\ds-hollywood.exe
Additional files:
  • TimeProtect.dll - Oberon Media Time Protection Dll
  • Launch.exe - Oberon Media Game Launcher (Game Launcher)
  • GDFShell.dll - GDFShell installs games to Vista Games Explorer
  • bass.dll (by Un4seen Developments) - BASS
  • HookIsolate.dll
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{44BAB794-8FA7-431B-A6EA-7D92D4C3D556}' (runs on registration).
  • Launch.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{38601791-3175-44F3-9BE4-05246FF7685C}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Launch.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Asus\Game Park\Chicken Invaders 2\Launch.exe'.

How do I remove Detective Stories Hollywood?

Quickly and completely remove Detective Stories Hollywood from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Detective Stories Hollywood 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 Detective Stories Hollywood, 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 Detective Stories Hollywood.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista (SP2) 33%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows Vista 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 66.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  Australia 16.67%
  United Kingdom 16.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 66.67%
Dell 33.33%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5040 33.33%
Acer Aspire X1300 33.33%
Acer Aspire M5800/M3800 33.33%

About (from Oberon Media, Inc.)

Since 2003, we’ve successfully delivered personalized gaming experiences that engage, excite, and entertain millions of dedicated game players worldwide.
Publisher URL: www.oberon-media.com


user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.