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GNU Backgammon

What is GNU Backgammon?  (from Free Software Foundation)

GNU Backgammon is for playing and analysing backgammon positions, games and matches. It's based on a neural network. In the past twelve months it has made enormous progress. It currently plays at about the level of a championship flight tournament player. Depending on its parameters and its luck in recent games, it rat...  Read more


GNU Backgammon is a software program developed by Free Software Foundation. The setup package generally installs about 22 files and is usually about 19.84 MB (20,804,861 bytes). The program uses the GLib GNOME library. Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gnubg.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\gnubg
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\gnubg\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 19.84 MB

Program filesFiles installed by GNU Backgammon

  • iconv.dll - libiconv: character set conversion library (LGPLed libiconv for Windows NT/2000/XP and Windows 95/98/ME)
  • freetype-6.dll (by FreeType) - FreeType (FreeType: font engine and rasterizer)
  • libexslt.dll (by XmlSoft) - LibXslt (LibXslt: library and tools for applying XSLT to XML-documents)
  • libxml2.dll (by XmlSoft) - LibXml2 (LibXml2: parser for XML)
  • libxslt.dll
  • xsltproc.exe
  • libart_lgpl.dll (by Levien ) - LibArt (LibArt: library for high-performance 2D graphics)
  • libpng.dll (by LibPng) - LibPng (LibPng SPECS LibPng: PNG image compression library)
  • Python22.dll (by PythonLabs at Zope) - Python (Python Core)
  • gdbm.dll (by GNU) - Gdbm (Gdbm: GNU database manager)
  • libgdk-0.dll (by The GTk+ developer community) - GTk+ (GIMP Drawing Kit)
  • libglib-2.0-0.dll (by The GLib developer community) - GLib
  • libgmodule-2.0-0.dll (by The GLib developer community) - GModule
  • zlib.dll (by Zlib) - Zlib (Zlib: general purpose data compression / decompression library)
  • libgtk-0.dll (by The GTk+ developer community) - GTK (GIMP Toolkit)
  • gnubg.exe
  • gnubg-no-gui.exe
  • libintl-1.dll
  • makebearoff.exe
  • makehyper.exe
  • makeweights.exe
  • unins000.exe (by Jordan Russell) - Inno Setup Uninstaller

How do I remove GNU Backgammon?

You can uninstall GNU Backgammon 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 GNU Backgammon, 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 GNU Backgammon.

Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
Windows 7 (SP1)
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%


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