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Should I remove Dolphins 3D Screensaver and Animated Wallpaper?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #27,539
United States Rank #31,320
Reach 0.0057%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.12 days
652.67 days >
Average installed length: 342.93 days


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Dolphins 3D Screensaver and Animated Wallpaper 1.0

What is Dolphins 3D Screensaver and Animated Wallpaper?

When installing the screensaver, it provides the option to installed the additional 3Planesoft Screensaver Manager (checked by default), which is a program for managing various installed screensavers as well as provides the ability to quickly select, download or purchase additional 3Planesoft screensavers.


Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is dolphins 3d screensaver.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 41.44 MB (43,452,286 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.3planesoft.com
Help link: www.3planesoft.com/help
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Dolphins 3D Screensaver\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Dolphins 3D Screensaver\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 41.44 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Dolphins 3D Screensaver and Animated Wallpaper 1.0

Program executable:dolphins 3d screensaver.exe
Name:Dolphins 3D Screensaver
Path:C:\Program Files\dolphins 3d screensaver\dolphins 3d screensaver.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • bass.dll (by Un4seen Developments) - BASS
  • bass_aac.dll (by MaresWEB) - BASS_AAC (Advanced Audio Coding and MPEG-4 add-on for the BASS library)
  • bassflac.dll (by Un4seen Developments) - BASSFLAC
  • bassmidi.dll - BASSMIDI
  • basswma.dll - BASSWMA
  • Helper.dll
  • Helper.exe
  • Helper64.dll
  • Helper64.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Dolphins 3D Screensaver.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named 3PlanesoftAnimatedWallpaper (2).
Startup File (User Run)
  • Dolphins 3D Screensaver.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named '3PlanesoftAnimatedWallpaper' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Dolphins 3D Screensaver\Dolphins 3D Screensaver.exe" /w.

How do I remove Dolphins 3D Screensaver and Animated Wallpaper?

You can uninstall Dolphins 3D Screensaver and Animated Wallpaper 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 Dolphins 3D Screensaver and Animated Wallpaper 1.0, 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 Dolphins 3D Screensaver and Animated Wallpaper.

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win 7 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.68%
Windows 10 20.35%
Windows XP 5.31%
Windows Vista 2.65%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.89%
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.12%
Windows 7 Professional 21.24%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.31%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.42%
Windows 10 Pro 3.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.78%
  France 16.28%
  Germany 10.08%
  Iran 6.20%
  Russia 3.10%
  Italy 3.10%
  Belgium 2.33%
  Turkey 2.33%
  United Kingdom 2.33%
  MA 1.55%
  UA 1.55%
  DZ 1.55%
  Spain 1.55%
  Netherlands 1.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 29.31%
Hewlett-Packard 22.41%
Dell 17.24%
ASUS 6.90%
American Megatrends 6.90%
Lenovo 3.45%
Toshiba 3.45%
Common models
MSI MS-7788 2.53%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.53%
TOSHIBA Satellite L655 1.27%
TOSHIBA Satellite A300 1.27%
TOSHIBA Satellite A100 1.27%

About 3Planesoft

Publisher URL: www.3planesoft.com


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