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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,617
United States Rank #11,952
Reach 0.0384%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.08 days
592.29 days >
Average installed length: 311.20 days

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Backspin Billiards

What is Backspin Billiards?

Backspin Billiards is a digital casual game from Oberon and published by I-play.

About  (from Oberon Media)

Choose your favorite from nine classic billiards games and get ready for some thrilling pool action. Play against a friend or the computer in 8-Ball, 9-Ball, Cutthroat and other great games. For a real challenge, try Trick Shots, Time Trial or Golf modes. Plus, loads of options let you set up the game to play your way.


Backspin Billiards 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 Backspin.exe. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 8.99 MB (9,428,453 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows Vista (SP1). While about 31% of users of Backspin Billiards come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.oberon-media.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Backspin Billiards
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Backspin Billiards\Uninstall.exe" "C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Backspin Billiards\install.log"
Estimated size: 8.99 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Backspin Billiards

Program executable:Backspin.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Backspin Billiards\Backspin.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
  • Backspin.exe

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 Backspin Billiards?

You can uninstall Backspin Billiards 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 Backspin Billiards, 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 Backspin Billiards.

Win Vista (SP2) 73%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 89.83%
Windows 7 8.32%
Windows 10 1.45%
Windows XP 0.40%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 78.65%
Windows Vista Home Basic 10.74%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.16%
Windows 7 Ultimate 0.80%
Windows 10 Home 0.80%
Windows Vista Ultimate 0.53%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.99% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.99%
  United Kingdom 12.63%
  France 9.59%
  Germany 9.24%
  Canada 6.67%
  Italy 5.73%
  Belgium 3.39%
  Spain 3.27%
  Netherlands 2.81%
  Finland 1.87%
  Australia 1.52%
  Taiwan 1.17%
  Sweden 1.05%
  Austria 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 98.32%
Lenovo 0.70%
ASUS 0.56%
Dell 0.28%
Medion 0.14%
Common models
Acer Aspire 5735 12.94%
Acer Aspire X3200 4.92%
Acer Aspire 6930G 4.22%
Acer Aspire 6920 3.94%
ACER Aspire M1641 3.38%
Acer Aspire 5920G 3.09%

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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