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Should I remove Flip Words?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,665
United States Rank #11,813
Reach 0.0843%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.51 days
486.90 days >
Average installed length: 255.83 days

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Flip Words

What is Flip Words?

Flip Words is a social casual video game by Oberon and distributed by Iplay.


Flip Words is a software 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 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 FlipWords.exe. The setup package generally installs about 10 files and is usually about 40.39 MB (42,353,610 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 15% of users of Flip Words come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.oberon-media.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Flip Words
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Flip Words\Uninstall.exe" "C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Flip Words\install.log"
Estimated size: 40.39 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Flip Words

Program executable:FlipWords.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Acer GameZone\Flip Words\FlipWords.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
  • FlipWords.exe (by HipSoft) - FlipWords
  • GameShell.dll - Game Launcher
  • Downloader.dll - Downloader
  • FullRemove.exe
  • HookIsolate.dll
  • IncrediGamesSetupExtension.dll (by IncrediMail) - IncrediGames Dynamic Link Library (IncrediGames DLL)
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{0B2D20BC-0344-4EA6-A4D3-1B30F67B5F39}' (runs on registration).
  • Launch.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{0349BF30-2FE3-4A08-955C-938E00AB6A43}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Launch.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Asus\Game Park\Chicken Invaders 2\Launch.exe'.

How do I remove Flip Words?

You can uninstall Flip Words 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 Flip Words, 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 Flip Words.

Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 89.48%
Windows 10 9.62%
Windows Vista 0.72%
Windows XP 0.18%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 61.80%
Windows 7 Starter 20.46%
Windows 10 Home 8.21%
Windows 7 Home Basic 5.49%
Windows 7 Ultimate 0.91%
Windows 7 Professional 0.72%

Distribution by countryGeography

15.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 15.43%
  Germany 11.54%
  United Kingdom 9.49%
  Italy 9.31%
  France 9.14%
  Brazil 4.40%
  Netherlands 3.03%
  Belgium 2.80%
  Australia 2.23%
  Canada 2.23%
  Sweden 2.17%
  Spain 2.00%
  Taiwan 1.83%
  Russia 1.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Samsung 54.55%
Acer 43.39%
Hewlett-Packard 1.12%
Dell 0.50%
ASUS 0.44%
Common models
Samsung R530/R730/R540 ... 9.14%
Samsung R540/R580/R780/SA... 6.33%
Samsung R530/R730 5.24%
Samsung N150P/N210P/N220P... 4.48%
Samsung R530/R730/P530 ... 4.41%
Samsung NC210/NC110 4.16%

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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