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Should I remove Joystick Plug-in?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #20,225
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.15 days
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Average installed length: 343.26 days

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Joystick Plug-in


Joystick Plug-in is a software program developed by Numfum Ltd. The setup package generally installs about 3 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 57% of users of Joystick Plug-in come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\joystick plugin
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Joystick Plugin\uninstall.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by Joystick Plug-in

  • npjoystick.dll - Joystick Plug-in (Mozilla plug-in enabling JavaScript access to game controllers)
  • uninstall.exe - Browser plug-ins to enable JavaScript access to game controllers
  • iejoystick.dll - Joystick Plugin (IE plug-in enabling JavaScript access to game controllers)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • npjoystick.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npjoystick.dll'.
Mozilla Plugin
  • npjoystick.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'Joystick Plugin' with a plugin key of '@numfum.com/JSJS,version=' for all users of the PC.

How do I remove Joystick Plug-in?

You can uninstall Joystick Plug-in 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 Joystick Plug-in, 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 Joystick Plug-in.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Joystick Plug-in you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 1%
Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.29%
Windows 10 29.29%
Windows Vista 9.29%
Windows XP 7.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.61%
Windows 7 Professional 10.87%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.87%
Windows 8.1 9.42%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.52%
Windows 10 Home 5.80%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.06%
  United Kingdom 5.65%
  Germany 5.08%
  Netherlands 3.39%
  France 2.82%
  Italy 2.82%
  Belgium 1.69%
  Canada 1.69%
  New Zealand 1.69%
  Austria 1.13%
  Australia 1.13%
  Czech Republic 1.13%
  Spain 1.13%
  Finland 1.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.66%
ASUS 17.81%
Dell 15.07%
Acer 12.33%
Toshiba 6.85%
American Megatrends 5.48%
Gateway 2.74%
Lenovo 2.74%
Common models
Gigabyte GA-970A-D3 2.00%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.00%
LENOVO 90BX0018SP 2.00%
MSI MS-7673 2.00%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.00%
Acer Aspire 7741 2.00%


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