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Should I remove Guitar Hero World Tour?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #16,236
United States Rank #36,491
Reach 0.0183%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.03 days
354.94 days >
Average installed length: 186.49 days


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Guitar Hero World Tour

What is Guitar Hero World Tour?

This is an action-adventure video game distributed through the Aspyr digital download platform.

About  (from Aspyr Media)

Guitar Hero World Tour transforms music gaming by expanding Guitar Hero's signature guitar gameplay into a cooperative band experience that combines advanced wireless instruments with online and offline gameplay modes including online Band Career and 8-player "Battle of the Bands," which allows two full bands to compet...  Read more


Guitar Hero World Tour is a software program developed by Aspyr 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 primary executable is named GHWT.exe. The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 7.55 MB (7,913,926 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 8% of users of Guitar Hero World Tour come from Brazil, it is also popular in Turkey and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.aspyr.com
Help link: support.aspyr.com
Installation folder: C:\Games\Guitar Hero World Tour\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{A126E617-63F0-4E57-BFA4-7190F5845C39}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.55 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Guitar Hero World Tour

Program executable:GHWT.exe
Name:Guitar Hero: World Tour
Guitar Hero World Tour
Path:C:\Games\Guitar Hero World Tour\GHWT.exe
Additional files:
  • GHWT.exe - Guitar Hero: World Tour (Guitar Hero World Tour)
  • AWL.dll - AWL
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • d3dx9_39.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows®
  • dinput8.dll
  • DrumTuner_Installer.exe (by Activision) - Activision(R) (Setup Launcher)
  • fmodex.dll (by Firelight Technologies) - FMOD Ex (FMOD Ex SoundSystem)
  • IntelLaptopGaming.dll
  • JoyToKey.exe - JoyToKey (Convert Joystick Input to Keyboard and Mouse Input)
  • x360ce.exe (by TocaEdit) - X360 Controller Emulator
  • xinput1_3.dll (by http://x360ce.googlecode.com) - XBOX 360 Controller Emulator
  • xmassiveadclientdyn.dll - Microsoft® Massive (Massive Client)
  • xmassiveadclientdynlogging.dll
  • Xpadder.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • GHWT.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1A87ABA4-5B2D-4F82-BE6A-B64F8203220E}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • GHWT.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Aspyr\Guitar Hero World Tour\GHWT.exe'.

How do I remove Guitar Hero World Tour?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.26%
Windows 8 22.96%
Windows XP 4.28%
Windows Vista 3.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 37.11%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.53%
Windows 7 Professional 6.64%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.47%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.30%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 3.91%

Distribution by countryGeography

8.40% of installs come from Brazil
Which countries install it?
  Brazil 8.40%
  Turkey 7.20%
  United States 7.20%
  France 6.40%
  Germany 5.20%
  Romania 5.20%
  Hungary 4.00%
  United Kingdom 3.60%
  Indonesia 3.20%
  Italy 3.20%
  Poland 3.20%
  Argentina 2.80%
  Peru 2.80%
  Canada 2.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 27.86%
Acer 19.29%
Dell 13.57%
Hewlett-Packard 12.14%
Lenovo 3.57%
Samsung 3.57%
Medion 2.14%
MSI 2.14%
Toshiba 1.43%
American Megatrends 0.71%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.57%
Gigabyte P55A-UD3 1.79%
Gigabyte P43-ES3G 1.79%
Acer Aspire V3-772 1.79%
ASUSTeK G75VW 1.79%
ASUSTeK K45DR 1.79%


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