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Should I remove Angry Birds?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,838
United States Rank #3,518
Reach 0.2102%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 28.88 days
852.02 days >
Average installed length: 447.67 days


3.0.0 28.26%
2.3.0 5.62%
2.2.0 5.55%
2.1.0 10.04%
2.0.2 13.57%
2.0.0 2.00%
1.6.4 0.17% 6.03%
1.6.3 0.29%
1.6.2 10.23%
1.5.3 4.66%
1.5.2 3.77%
1.5.1 5.07%
1.0.0 4.68%
1.00.0000 0.02%
1.0 0.02%

Typically installed together

Angry Birds

What is Angry Birds?

In the game, players use a slingshot to launch birds at pigs stationed on or within various structures, with the intent of destroying all the pigs on the playing field. As players advance through the game, new types of birds become available, some with special abilities that can be activated by the player.

About  (from Rovio)

The survival of the Angry Birds is at stake! Dish out revenge on the green pigs who stole the Birds’ eggs. Use the unique destructive powers of the Angry Birds to lay waste to the pigs’ fortified castles. Angry Birds features hours of gameplay, challenging physics-based castle demolition, and lots of replay value. Use ...  Read more


The most common release is 3.0.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 AngryBirds.exe. The setup package generally installs about 165 files and is usually about 1.92 MB (2,017,454 bytes). The installed file updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.rovio.com
Help link: www.rovio.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Rovio\Angry Birds\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{1E11EE30-C0D4-46BC-9142-27EB4C37BE35}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.92 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Angry Birds

Program executable:AngryBirds.exe
Name:Angry Birds
Path:C:\Program Files\Rovio\Angry Birds\AngryBirds.exe
Additional files:
  • updater.exe (by Caphyon LTD) - Advanced Updater
  • AngryBirds.exe - Angry Birds
  • AppUpWrapper.dll
  • grgl1-md.dll
  • grgl-md.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • AngryBirds.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{BB9E3C21-EBE3-48FD-81D9-89C359146D3B}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • AngryBirds.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Rovio\Angry Birds\AngryBirds.exe'.

How do I remove Angry Birds?

You can uninstall Angry Birds 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Angry Birds, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 Angry Birds.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.99%
Windows 10 12.57%
Windows XP 8.40%
Windows Vista 5.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.77%
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.51%
Windows 7 Professional 8.60%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.26%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.18%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.24%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.51% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.51%
  Iran 9.32%
  Germany 7.52%
  India 4.87%
  United Kingdom 3.77%
  Canada 2.26%
  Indonesia 2.07%
  France 2.02%
  Brazil 1.62%
  Mexico 1.60%
  Italy 1.43%
  Australia 1.35%
  Finland 1.22%
  Netherlands 1.16%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.64%
Dell 22.44%
Acer 20.00%
ASUS 7.41%
Lenovo 6.00%
Toshiba 4.51%
Intel 2.32%
Samsung 2.07%
American Megatrends 1.12%
Common models
LENOVO IdeaCentre B320 6.32%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.32%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.71%
Dell Inspiron N5110 4.31%
Dell Inspiron N5010 4.21%
LENOVO 7745 4.01%

About Rovio

Rovio Entertainment Ltd. is a video game developer and entertainment company best known for its video game franchise Angry Birds.
Publisher URL: www.rovio.com


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