74,139,804 programs installed

Should I remove GameTap?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
25% remove it75% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Reach 0.0001%


Refer to GameTap:Help:About 100.00%


What is GameTap?

GameTap is an online video game service that provides users with classic arcade video games and game-related video content. GameTap sells games via the online distribution method as well as offers two subscription levels: a Premium subscription with access to the entire content library, and a Classic subscription with access to older console and arcade games running in emulation.

About  (from Turner Broadcasting System)

Play all you want for one low monthly fee or purchase your games one at a time. However you like to play, GameTap is your source for broadband gaming entertainment. Subscribe for a low monthly fee and get unlimited access to hundreds of great games. You won’t find any knock-offs here; all of our games are the complete ...  Read more


The primary executable is named gametap.exe. The setup package generally installs about 33 files. The installed file updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gametap.com
Help link: www.gametap.com/about-gametap.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GameTap
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{67E158AF-8856-4337-B483-EA21930786AF}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by GameTap

Program executable:gametap.exe
GameTap Application
Path:C:\Program Files\gametap\bin\release\gametap.exe
Additional files:
  • audio.dll - GameTap (GameTap audio module)
  • BrowserTool.ocx - GameTap Browser Helper Tool
  • business.dll - GameTap business module
  • core.dll - GameTap core module
  • datasvc.dll - GameTap datasvc module
  • EEL.exe - GameTap EEL module
  • gametap.dll - GameTap Deluxe Player
  • npgametaptool.dll
  • player.dll - GameTap Lite Player
  • gtutil.exe
  • acccore.dll (by America Online) - AIMcc (acccore Component Server)
  • AppLoader2K.dll (by Exent Technologies) - Exent® Applications On Demand (Application on Demand Loader for Win2K)
  • AX32.dll (by Exent Technologies) - Exent®
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • coolcore46.dll (by America Online) - COOL Component Libraries (COOL Core Component Library)
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • dsetup.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct driver preloader)
  • freetype6.dll (by FreeType) - FreeType (FreeType: font engine and rasterizer)
  • GameTapMCE.ocx (by Schematic) - GameTapMCE
  • granny2.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Granny
  • gtutil_web.dll - GameTap Utilities
  • hldatasvc.dll
  • icudt28l.dll (by IBM and others) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • icuuc28.dll (by IBM and others) - IBM ICU Common DLL
  • IntelLaptopGaming.dll
  • issue.dll
  • libpng.dll - LibPNG (PNG image compression library)
  • libtiff.dll
  • msvcp71.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr71.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • NativeGamePlayer.dll - VDL (NativeGamePlayer)
  • updater.exe

How do I remove GameTap?

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

Uninstall it 25%
Keep it 75%
Windows Vista (SP2)

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  Spain 20.00%


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