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6% remove it94% keep it
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Hoyle Card Games

What is Hoyle Card Games?  (from Encore Software)

Shuffle the cards and deal yourself in to the greatest card game collection of all time. With over 150 game variations, Hoyle Card Games 2012 is the largest & most comprehensive collection of card games available for your PC & Mac! Choose card game favorites like Poker, Gin Rummy and Hearts or try your hand at Cribbage...  Read more


Hoyle Card Games is a program developed by Encore Software. 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 installer includes 127 files and is usually about 781.07 KB (799,815 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 96% of users of Hoyle Card Games come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.encoreusa.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Encore\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{8C5766F2-81D9-4B5A-8AD5-A8BD6361EF0A}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 781.07 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Hoyle Card Games

  • HoylePuzzleGames2007.exe - Hoyle Puzzle Games 2007
  • HoyleBoardGames2005.exe - Hoyle Board Games 2005
  • HoyleBoardGames2007.exe - Hoyle Board Games 2007
  • HoyleCardGames2005.exe - Hoyle Card Games 2005
  • HoyleCardGames2007.exe - Hoyle Card Games 2007
  • Autorun.exe - Autoplay Application (Setup Autoplay Program)
  • HoyleBlackJack.exe - Hoyle Blackjack
  • Hoyle Casino 2006.exe - Hoyle Casino (Hoyle Casino 2006)
  • HoyleCasino2007.exe - Hoyle Casino 2007
  • SlotsVp3.exe - Hoyle Slots
  • 24Cents.dll - 24 Cents.
  • Billiards.dll
  • Bombs.dll
  • carom.dll
  • Chameleon.dll
  • Cutthroat.dll
  • EightBall.dll
  • NineBall.dll
  • Poker.dll
  • Rocket.dll
  • Rotation.dll
  • snooker.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • HoyleCardGames2005.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7F2B59C0-F999-41CF-9A50-24AF0B052416}' (runs on registration).
  • HoyleCardGames2007.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{74812580-2934-4DA9-BE86-7BC4F93E7022}' (runs on registration).
  • HoyleCasino2007.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{57DBF700-15A7-477E-B9D6-286F15B317E0}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Hoyle Card Games?

Quickly and completely remove Hoyle Card Games from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Hoyle Card Games 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 Hoyle Card Games, 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 Hoyle Card Games.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.38%
Windows Vista 15.85%
Windows 8 14.63%
Windows XP 8.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 49.18%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 13.52%
Windows 7 Professional 8.61%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.38%
Windows 8.1 5.74%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

95.63% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 95.63%
  Canada 2.43%
  Australia 0.73%
  United Kingdom 0.49%
  Israel 0.24%
  Malta 0.24%
  Philippines 0.24%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.41%
Hewlett-Packard 29.82%
Acer 22.22%
Toshiba 5.85%
ASUS 4.09%
Sahara 2.34%
Intel 1.75%
Samsung 1.17%
Alienware 0.58%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.68%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.68%
Gateway NV54 Series ... 2.21%
Dell Studio 540 2.21%
Acer Aspire S3-391 2.21%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.21%

About (from Encore Software)

Based in Minneapolis, MN, Encore Software, Inc. a wholly-owned subsidiary of Navarre Corporation and a Top Ten interactive software publisher.
Publisher URL: www.encore.com


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