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Pike and Shot


Pike and Shot is a software program developed by Slitherine. 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 setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 598.9 KB (613,274 bytes). The installed file update.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. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 64% of users of Pike and Shot come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.slitherine.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Slitherine\Pike and Shot
Uninstaller: "C:\WINDOWS\Pike and Shot\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\Slitherine\Pike and Shot\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"
Estimated size: 598.9 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Pike and Shot

  • autorun.exe - Pike and Shot (Game Menu)
  • update.exe (by Indigo Rose) - TrueUpdate Client
  • d3dx9_31.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows®
  • d3dx9_36.dll (by Microsoft)
  • dbghelp.dll - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • lua5.1.dll
  • lua51.dll (by Lua.org) - Lua - The Programming Language (Lua Language Run Time)
  • Mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • msvcp71.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcp90.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008
  • msvcr71.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • msvcr90.dll
  • PikeAndShot-SetupRelease-v100.exe - Setup Factory Runtime (Setup Application)
  • xinput1_3.dll - Microsoft Common Controller API

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • autorun.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EFAF512D-E6E4-4E88-B119-9887EA9E097D}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Pike and Shot?

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

Win 8 50%
Win XP 13%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 50.00%
Windows 7 37.50%
Windows XP 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 37.50%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.50%
Windows 7 Enterprise 12.50%
Windows 8.1 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.29% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.29%
  Germany 14.29%
  United Kingdom 14.29%
  France 7.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 40.00%
MSI 40.00%
Lenovo 20.00%
Common models
Micro-Star Co., Ltd. GP70... 33.33%
MSI MS-7817 16.67%
LENOVO 4349A13 16.67%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 16.67%
HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC 16.67%


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