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Impulse Dock

What is Impulse Dock?

Impulse is a digital distribution and multiplayer platform. Originally developed by Stardock to succeed Stardock Central, it was purchased by GameStop. Impulse facilitates the purchase, download and updating of software. The platform also provides blogging, friends-list, chat, game matchmaking, achievements and ranking to certain games. Impulse helps users purchase and download software. Purchases are tied to an account on GameStop's servers, and can be downloaded from anywhere that allows the use of the Impulse client.

About  (from Stardock)

Integrates with Impulse to show all of your Impulse installed applications in a convenient dock for quick launching.


The main program executable is impulsedock.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 12.05 MB (12,631,817 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.stardock.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Stardock\ImpulseDock
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Stardock\ImpulseDock\UninstHelper.exe" /autouninstall impulsedock
Estimated size: 12.05 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Impulse Dock

Program executable:impulsedock.exe
Name:Impulse Dock
Path:C:\Program Files\stardock\impulsedock\impulsedock.exe
Additional files:
  • MyDockClose.exe - ImpulseDock Shutdown Utility
  • MyDockLib.dll - MyDock Dynamic Link Library
  • MyDock.Util.dll - MyDockUtil (MyDock Utility Library)
  • UninstHelper.exe - Impulse (Add/Remove Programs Helper)
  • MenuSkinning.dll (by DevComponents.com) - DevComponents.DotNetBar
  • VDialog.dll - VDialog
  • VistaBridgeLibrary.dll

How do I remove Impulse Dock?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 8 7%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows Vista 20.00%
Windows XP 6.67%
Windows 8 6.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.67%
Windows 7 Professional 13.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 13.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.67%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 6.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.19%
  France 9.52%
  Germany 4.76%
  United Kingdom 4.76%
  Norway 4.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 41.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Toshiba 8.33%
Alienware 8.33%
ASUS 8.33%
Gateway 8.33%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite A505 8.33%
HP-Pavilion GS381AA-ABF m... 8.33%
HP-Pavilion BK170AA-ABA H... 8.33%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 8.33%
Gateway MX8734 ... 8.33%
Dell Latitude D830 8.33%

About Stardock

Stardock is a software development company that initially developed for the OS/2 platform, but switch to Windows.
Publisher URL: www.stardock.com


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