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GestureWorks Gameplay


GestureWorks Gameplay is a software program developed by Ideum. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The setup package generally installs about 34 files and is usually about 43.84 MB (45,964,841 bytes). The installed file NAppUpdate.Framework.dll 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. Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 8. While about 70% of users of GestureWorks Gameplay come from the United States, it is also popular in Malaysia and UA.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: gameplay.gestureworks.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ideum\GestureWorks\Gameplay\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{E097E602-7B1E-4794-BA91-10D9E4160E7A}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 43.84 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by GestureWorks Gameplay

  • GestureWorksCoreNET32.dll - GestureWorksCoreNET
  • Ideum.Logging.dll - Ideum.Logging
  • gkproxylib.dll - gkproxylib
  • DevExpress.XtraVerticalGrid.v12.2.dll (by Developer Express) - DevExpress.XtraVerticalGrid
  • DevExpress.XtraBars.v12.2.dll (by Developer Express) - DevExpress.XtraBars.Design (DevExpress.XtraBars)
  • DevExpress.Printing.v12.2.Core.dll - DevExpress.Printing.Core
  • DevExpress.XtraPrinting.v12.2.dll - DevExpress.XtraPrinting
  • DevExpress.XtraEditors.v12.2.dll - DevExpress.XtraEditors
  • DevExpress.BonusSkins.v12.2.dll - DevExpress.BonusSkins
  • DevExpress.XtraLayout.v12.2.dll - DevExpress.XtraLayout
  • DevExpress.XtraWizard.v12.2.dll - DevExpress.XtraWizard
  • GestureWorksGameplay.exe - GestureWorks Gameplay
  • DevExpress.XtraGrid.v12.2.dll - DevExpress.XtraGrid
  • DevExpress.Utils.v12.2.dll - DevExpress.Utils
  • Ideum.ImageUtils.dll - Ideum.ImageUtils
  • DevExpress.Data.v12.2.dll - DevExpress.Data
  • keyconfiglib.dll - keyconfiglib
  • NAppUpdate.Framework.dll (by Itamar Syn-Hershko) - NAppUpdate (NAppUpdate - .NET Application Updater)
  • canvaslib.dll - canvaslib
  • gkg.exe
  • GKG_Skins.dll
  • GKLServiceInstaller.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • GKLServiceInstaller.exe runs as a service named 'GestureWorks Gameplay Launcher Service' (GWGService).

How do I remove GestureWorks Gameplay?

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

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
Windows 8

Distribution by countryGeography

69.57% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.57%
  Malaysia 8.70%
  UA 4.35%
  Australia 4.35%
  Russia 4.35%
  United Kingdom 4.35%
  Lithuania 4.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 30.00%
Dell 20.00%
ASUS 20.00%
Acer 10.00%
Sony 10.00%
Toshiba 10.00%
Common models
Toshiba WT8-A 7.14%
Dell Venue 11 Pro 7130 vP... 7.14%
LENOVO 20246 7.14%
Gigabyte Z87X-D3H 7.14%
Acer Aspire V3-571 7.14%
Microsoft Corporation Sur... 7.14%


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