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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,044
United States Rank #14,740
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 344.45 days

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Tradewinds 2

What is Tradewinds 2?

Tradewinds 2 is a Flash based video game from Oberon Mdeia and distributed by Iplay using the GameZone console.

About  (from Oberon Media)

In Tradewinds 2, encounter a fascinating new world and discover uncharted ports. Amass a fortune by buying and selling goods. Earn enough gold to upgrade your ship and engage in land and sea battles. Then be a master commander, defeating pirates and plundering their gold! Next, try trading contraband, risking seizures,...  Read more


Tradewinds 2 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 main program executable is tw2_release.exe. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 15.19 MB (15,926,940 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 27% of users of Tradewinds 2 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.oberon-media.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Tradewinds 2
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Tradewinds 2\Uninstall.exe" "C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Tradewinds 2\install.log"
Estimated size: 15.19 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Tradewinds 2

Program executable:tw2_release.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\acer gamezone\tradewinds 2\tw2_release.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

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Launch.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EB0F848D-5666-43C4-829F-94D612393F74}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Tradewinds 2?

Quickly and completely remove Tradewinds 2 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Tradewinds 2 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 Tradewinds 2, 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 Tradewinds 2.

Win Vista (SP2) 60%
Win 8 2%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 73.39%
Windows 7 22.02%
Windows XP 2.98%
Windows 8 1.61%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 64.45%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.41%
Windows Vista Home Basic 8.26%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.21%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.38%
Windows 10 Home 0.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.37% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 27.37%
  United Kingdom 14.32%
  Germany 11.16%
  Italy 6.32%
  Canada 4.63%
  France 4.42%
  Belgium 3.16%
  Spain 2.95%
  Norway 2.53%
  Finland 2.11%
  Australia 2.11%
  Sweden 2.11%
  Taiwan 1.26%
  Netherlands 1.05%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 97.92%
Hewlett-Packard 0.92%
Samsung 0.69%
ASUS 0.46%
Common models
Acer Aspire 5738 25.42%
Acer Aspire 5536 10.21%
Acer Aspire 5810T 9.26%
Acer Aspire 4810T 6.65%
Acer Aspire 7735 6.18%
Acer Aspire 7738 5.70%

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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