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Shiver

What is Shiver?

This is a video game publsihed by Oberon and downloadable through the iWin/Iplay game portal.

Overview

Shiver is a program developed by Oberon 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 main program executable is shiver_vanishinghitchhiker.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 247.33 MB (259,349,373 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 82% of users of Shiver come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Yahoo! Games\Shiver
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Yahoo! Games\Shiver\Uninstall.exe" "C:\Program Files\Yahoo! Games\Shiver\install.log"
Estimated size: 247.33 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Shiver

Program executable:shiver_vanishinghitchhiker.exe
Name:SHIVER: Vanishing Hitchhiker
Path:C:\Program Files\yahoo! games\shiver\shiver_vanishinghitchhiker.exe
MD5:c23836c35c5501c478fa24c3734077c8
Additional files:
  • GameShell.dll - Game Launcher
  • Launch.exe
  • GDFShell.dll - GDFShell installs games to Vista Games Explorer
  • bass.dll (by Un4seen Developments) - BASS
  • CleanUp.vbs
  • runh.vbs
  • SHIVER_VanishingHitchhiker_Launcher.exe
  • Uninstall.exe
  • HookIsolate.dll
  • TimeProtect.dll - Oberon Media Time Protection Dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{44BAB794-8FA7-431B-A6EA-7D92D4C3D556}' (runs on registration).
  • Launch.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{38601791-3175-44F3-9BE4-05246FF7685C}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Launch.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Asus\Game Park\Chicken Invaders 2\Launch.exe'.

How do I remove Shiver?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win XP 40%
Win Vista (SP2) 20%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%
 
COUNTRY POPULARITY
81.82%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 40.00%
Windows 7 40.00%
Windows Vista 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 40.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

81.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 81.82%
  Germany 9.09%
  Canada 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

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

About (from Oberon Media, Inc.)

Since 2003, we’ve successfully delivered personalized gaming experiences that engage, excite, and entertain millions of dedicated game players worldwide.
Publisher URL: www.oberon-media.com

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