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Should I remove WildTangent Games App?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,048
United States Rank #1,377
Reach 0.4067%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 28.51 days
841.05 days >
Average installed length: 441.91 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
4.0.11.14 0.96%
4.0.11.13 0.57%
4.0.11.9 1.41%
4.0.11.7 0.84%
4.0.11.2 8.03%
4.0.10.25 15.37%
4.0.10.20 3.06%
4.0.10.17 2.33%
4.0.10.16 3.48%
4.0.10.15 2.68%
4.0.10.5 17.74%
4.0.10.2 7.69%
4.0.9.8 2.33%
4.0.9.7 3.48%
4.0.9.6 0.73%
4.0.9.3 0.80%
4.0.8.9 0.15%
4.0.8.7 2.87%
4.0.6.14 2.10%
4.0.5.37 2.10%
4.0.5.36 6.20%
4.0.5.32 0.54%
4.0.5.31 4.59%
4.0.5.30 0.04%
4.0.5.25 0.92%
4.0.5.21 0.65%
4.0.5.14 3.67%
4.0.5.12 0.08%
4.0.5.5 1.15%
4.0.5.2 1.30%
4.0.4.16 0.57%
4.0.4.15 0.65%
4.0.4.12 0.50%
4.0.4.9 0.15%
4.0.3.58 0.04%
4.0.3.57 0.08%
4.0.3.53 0.04%
4.0.1.6 0.11%

Other programs by WildTangent

WildTangent Games App

What is WildTangent Games App?

WildTangent powers game services for several PC manufacturers including Acer branded as Acer Games. WildTangent Games App is pre-installed on Acer PC and provides access to a variety of Wild Tangent video games.

About  (from WildTangent)

Download the WildTangent Games App on your PC or Android mobile device to enjoy thousands of the newest and most popular games. Play full version games for free. Use WildCoins to rent or buy games and in-game items.

Overview

The most used version is 4.0.10.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 GamesAppService.exe. The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 9.92 MB (10,399,119 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.wildtangent.com/support?dp=wildgames
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WildTangent Games\App
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\WildTangent Games\Touchpoints\wildgames\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 9.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WildTangent Games App

Program executable:GamesAppService.exe
Name:WildTangent Games App
GamesAppService
Signed by:WildTangent Inc
Path:C:\Program Files\WildTangent Games\App\GamesAppService.exe
MD5:c403c5db49a0f9aaf4f2128edc0106d8
(From the publisher) “The WildTangent Games App is pre-installed on most major PCs shipped worldwide including HP, Dell, Acer. Mobile carriers including Sprint, T-Mobile and others as well as device manufacturers such as Sony and Huawei are...”
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - Update Installer for WildTangent Games App
  • GameConsole-wt.exe - WildTangent Games App
  • GamesAppIntegrationService.exe - WildTangent Games App Integration Service
  • GamesAppService.exe - GamesAppService
  • COMScore.exe - GameLauncher
  • GameLauncher.exe
  • GameLauncherDll.dll - Wild Games
  • GameConsole.exe - Updater
  • ProtectorProxy.exe - ProtectorProxy
  • WTDownloader.exe - WTDownloader

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • GameConsole-wt.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E0C03620-20B1-4126-B505-F064BD3E5CEF}' (runs on registration).
2 Services
  • GamesAppService.exe runs as a service named 'GamesAppService' (GamesAppService) "WT Games App Services".
  • GamesAppIntegrationService.exe runs as a service named 'GamesAppIntegrationService' (GamesAppIntegrationService) "WT Games App Services".
Network connections
  • GameConsole-wt.exe connects to www.wildtangent.com (209.67.99.89 port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

GameConsole-wt.exe
Memory:133.57 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0043820949%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00304571%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00133638%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:222,756,425
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:149.5 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:18.73 KB
105.02 KB average
GamesAppIntegrationService.exe
Memory:1.29 MB
Total CPU:0.0002508545%
Kernel CPU:0.00016259%
User CPU:0.00008827%
CPU cycles/sec:941
GamesAppService.exe
Memory:3.15 MB
Total CPU:0.0004219106%
Kernel CPU:0.00016449%
User CPU:0.00025742%
CPU cycles/sec:3,763
I/O reads/min:549 Bytes
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes

How do I remove WildTangent Games App?

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Or, you can uninstall WildTangent Games App 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 WildTangent Games App, 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 WildTangent Games App.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win 7 0%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.26%
Windows 8 15.74%
Windows Vista 5.67%
Windows XP 1.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 68.42%
Windows 8.1 11.60%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.80%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.77%
Windows 7 Professional 2.07%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.07%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 67.64%
  Canada 4.13%
  United Kingdom 3.37%
  France 3.06%
  Italy 2.44%
  Australia 1.96%
  Germany 1.85%
  Brazil 1.07%
  Mexico 0.79%
  Belgium 0.76%
  Spain 0.70%
  Netherlands 0.62%
  Poland 0.56%
  Finland 0.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.00%
Acer 19.57%
ASUS 16.77%
Samsung 11.61%
Dell 7.90%
Toshiba 7.52%
Gateway 0.63%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.91%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.20%
HP G62 Notebook PC 3.24%
ASUSTeK X550LD 3.09%
ASUSTeK N550JK 2.79%
Samsung 300E4A/300E5A/300... 2.64%

About WildTangent

WildTangent provides branded game services for several PC manufacturers including Toshiba, Gateway, Samsung, HP, Dell,, Acer and Sony VAIO.
Publisher URL: www.wildtangent.com

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