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Should I remove Gobbler?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #38,309
United States Rank #27,751
Reach 0.0029%


VersionDistribution 9.76% 19.51% 9.76% 12.20% 4.88% 2.44% 4.88% 9.76%
0.8.22 4.88%
0.7.1 4.88%
0.6.26 7.32%
0.1.65 2.44%
0.1.61 2.44%
0.1.55 2.44%
0.1.43 2.44%



Gobbler is a program developed by Media Gobbler. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The software installer includes 28 files and is usually about 16.18 MB (16,970,693 bytes). GobblerUpdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 65% of users of Gobbler come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gobbler.com
Help link: community.gobbler.com/gobbler
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Media Gobbler, Inc\Gobbler\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{5E0EEDD8-D7C6-4771-888E-97AB3C5DBA51}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 16.18 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Gobbler

  • GobblerHelper.dll - GobblerHelper
  • Gobbler.Client.dll - Gobbler (Gobbler.Client)
  • Gobbler.Client.Shell.dll - Gobbler.Client.Shell
  • Gobbler.Core.dll - Gobbler.Core
  • Gobbler.Core.Wpf.dll - Gobbler.Core.Wpf
  • Gobbler.exe
  • GobblerErrorReporter.exe - Gobbler.Client.ErrorReporting
  • GobblerUpdater.exe - Gobbler.Client.Updater
  • Ninject.dll (by Ninject Project Contributors) - Ninject: Lightweight dependency injection for .NET (Ninject Core Library)
  • WPFToolkit.Extended.dll (by Xceed Software) - Xceed Extended WPF Toolkit
  • YamlDotNet.Core.dll - YamlDotNet (YamlDotNet.Core)
  • YamlDotNet.RepresentationModel.dll - YamlDotNet.RepresentationModel
  • log4net.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - log4net (Apache log4net for .NET Framework 4.0 Client Profile)
  • LogicNP.EZShellExtensions.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • Gobbler.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Gobbler' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Media Gobbler, Inc\Gobbler\Gobbler.exe" /minimized /startup.

How do I remove Gobbler?

Quickly and completely remove Gobbler from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Gobbler 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Gobbler, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Gobbler.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win 7 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.73%
Windows 8 29.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.59%
Windows 7 Professional 26.83%
Windows 8.1 9.76%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.88%
Windows 8 Pro 4.88%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 4.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.38%
  Germany 7.69%
  Netherlands 5.77%
  Italy 3.85%
  France 3.85%
  AO 1.92%
  Spain 1.92%
  Canada 1.92%
  Ireland 1.92%
  Norway 1.92%
  DK 1.92%
  India 1.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 23.53%
Hewlett-Packard 20.59%
Dell 14.71%
Toshiba 11.76%
Acer 8.82%
Lenovo 5.88%
Medion 2.94%
Intel 2.94%
American Megatrends 2.94%
Alienware 2.94%
Packard Bell 2.94%
Common models
LENOVO 20250 5.71%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 2.86%
Sweetwater Creation Stati... 2.86%
Dell Vostro 1500 2.86%
ASUSTeK CM1730/CM1830 2.86%
Packard Bell BV IMEDIA X2... 2.86%


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