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Solitaire for Dummies

What is Solitaire for Dummies?

Solitaire for Dummies is a PC video game produced by Oberon Mdeia and distributed by Iplay.


Solitaire for Dummies is a software 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 primary executable is named solitairefordummies.exe. The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 33.96 MB (35,611,128 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 70% of users of Solitaire for Dummies come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.iplay.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Asus\Game Park\Solitaire for Dummies
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Asus\Game Park\Solitaire for Dummies\Uninstall.exe" "C:\Program Files\Asus\Game Park\Solitaire for Dummies\install.log"
Estimated size: 33.96 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Solitaire for Dummies

Program executable:solitairefordummies.exe
Name:Solitaire For Dummies(R)
Path:C:\Program Files\asus\game park\solitaire for dummies\solitairefordummies.exe
Additional files:
  • TimeProtect.dll - Oberon Media Time Protection Dll
  • Launch.exe - Oberon Media Game Launcher (Game Launcher)
  • GDFShell.dll - GDFShell installs games to Vista Games Explorer
  • OpenAL32.dll (by Portions (C) Creative Labs and NVIDIA) - Standard OpenAL(TM) Library (Standard OpenAL(TM) Implementation)
  • wrap_oal.dll (by Creative Labs) - Creative Labs OpenAL32 (OpenAL32)
  • pixomatic.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Pixomatic
  • FullRemove.exe
  • glu2d3d.dll
  • glup.dll
  • HookIsolate.dll
  • opengl2d3d.dll
  • openglp.dll
  • Uninstall.exe
  • unicows.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Windows (R) 95, Windows (R) 98, and Windows (R) Millennium Operating Systems (Microsoft Layer for Unicode on Win9x Systems (MSLU))

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 Solitaire for Dummies?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 7 17%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.33%
Windows Vista 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows 7 Starter 16.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.00%
  United Kingdom 30.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Acer 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
ASUS 16.67%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6700 Notebo... 16.67%
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 16.67%
Dell Inspiron 1011 16.67%
ASUSTeK U36JC 16.67%
Acer Aspire M1930 16.67%
Acer Aspire 5336 16.67%

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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