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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
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Versions

VersionDistribution
2.0.0.30 100.00%

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Powerslide

What is Powerslide?

Powerslide is a digital video game distributed through the GOG service and can be run from the optional download manager.

Overview

Powerslide is a program developed by GOG.com. 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 software installer includes 16 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 63% of users of Powerslide come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and DK.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gog.com
Installation folder: C:\GOG\Powerslide\
Uninstaller: "C:\GOG\Powerslide\unins000.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by Powerslide

  • glide2x.dll (by 3Dfx Interactive) - Glide® for Voodoo Banshee®, Voodoo3®, & Velocity(tm) 100/200; Windows 95®, Windows 98®, & Windows NT® (3Dfx Interactive, Inc. Glide DLL)
  • glide3x.dll (by 3dfx Interactive)
  • glide.dll (by 3Dfx Interactive) - Glide(tm) for Voodoo Graphics© and Windows® 95
  • 3DfxSpl.dll (by 3dfx Interactive) - 3dfx Splash Screen
  • 3DfxSpl2.dll
  • 3DfxSpl3.dll
  • audiere.dll (by http://aegisknight.org/) - audiere
  • goggame.dll
  • nglide_config.exe
  • powerslide.exe
  • ps_clo.exe
  • sound.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • GameuxInstallHelper.dll (by Microsoft) - Game Explorer Install Helper DLL
  • GOGLauncher.exe
  • MSVCRT.DLL (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (Microsoft (R) C Runtime Library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • GOGLauncher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F550CD6D-6056-4C4F-99E5-D836C6F989D0}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • GOGLauncher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\GOG Games\Fallout 2\GOGLauncher.exe'.

How do I remove Powerslide?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 8 50%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
 
COUNTRY POPULARITY
62.50%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 8 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Pro 50.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.00%
Windows 7 Professional 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.50%
  Australia 12.50%
  DK 12.50%
  United Kingdom 12.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
GIGABYTE 50.00%

About GOG.com

GOG Limited (GOG.com) is a video game distribution service that delivers "classic" video games through its DRM-free digital platform for Windows.
Publisher URL: www.gog.com

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