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Should I remove Chainz?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #45,980
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VersionDistribution 8.57%

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What is Chainz?

Chainz is a casual video game distributed through the GameHouse/RealNetworks service. The game uses the FunPass in-house virtual currency and the initial download is initially a time-locked trial version.

About  (from GameHouse)

Un-chain your mind with Chainz, a challenging new puzzle game of colorful logic. Rotate links to form chains of matching colors. Set up chain reactions and incorporate bonus links for big rewards. Featuring two unique game modes and a special hint feature to help you when you're stuck, this exciting puzzle game is sure...  Read more


The main program executable is chainz.exe. The software installer includes 24 files and is usually about 6.63 MB (6,947,956 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gamehouse.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GameHouse\Chainz
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files1\GAMEHO~1\Chainz\UNWISE.EXE /U C:\Program Files1\GAMEHO~1\Chainz\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 6.63 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Chainz

Program executable:chainz.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\gamehouse\chainz\chainz.exe
Additional files:
  • chainzres.dll - lockdll Dynamic Link Library
  • fmod.dll (by Firelight Technologies Pty, Ltd) - FMOD
  • UNWISE.EXE (by Altiris) - WISE (WiseScript Uninstaller)
  • core.dll
  • crash.dll
  • file.dll
  • gfx2d.dll
  • gfx2d_dd7.dll
  • gfx2d_dx8.dll
  • gfx2d_ogl.dll
  • imglib.dll
  • jpeg.dll
  • logger.dll
  • net.dll
  • snd.dll
  • snd_fmod.dll
  • ui.dll

How do I remove Chainz?

You can uninstall Chainz 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 Chainz, 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 Chainz.

Win 7 (SP1) 46%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.29%
Windows XP 37.14%
Windows 10 5.71%
Windows Vista 2.86%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 37.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.86%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.00%
Windows 7 Professional 8.57%
Windows 8 2.86%
Windows 8 Pro 2.86%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.23%
  Indonesia 9.30%
  Vietnam 9.30%
  Canada 6.98%
  Romania 6.98%
  Germany 4.65%
  Croatia 4.65%
  MK 4.65%
  Thailand 4.65%
  Chile 2.33%
  DZ 2.33%
  United Kingdom 2.33%
  Israel 2.33%
  Italy 2.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 22.22%
Hewlett-Packard 14.81%
Lenovo 11.11%
Intel 11.11%
American Megatrends 7.41%
Toshiba 3.70%
Sony 3.70%
Sahara 3.70%
Medion 3.70%
ASUS 3.70%
Dell 3.70%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite A505 3.70%
Sony VPCF136FG 3.70%
MSI MS-7592 3.70%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 3.70%
LENOVO HuronRiver Platfor... 3.70%
LENOVO 20078 3.70%

About (from GameHouse, Inc.)

At GameHouse, we believe it’s good to game.
Publisher URL: www.gamehouse.com


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