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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
United States Rank #32,896
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05.09.28 40.00%
05.08.15 60.00%

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Phlinx To Go


Phlinx To Go is a software program developed by Electronic Arts. The most common release is 05.08.15, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 phlinxtogo.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 13.57 MB (14,226,529 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 92% of users of Phlinx To Go come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: help.pogo.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Pogo Games\Phlinx To Go
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\POGOGA~1\PHLINX~1\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files2\POGOGA~1\PHLINX~1\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 13.57 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Phlinx To Go

Program executable:phlinxtogo.exe
Name:Phlinx To Go
Path:C:\Program Files\Pogo Games\Phlinx To Go\phlinxtogo.exe
Additional files:
  • Pttg.dll - Electronic Arts PTTGTest (PTTG DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{E8CCBD57-E682-48BE-98A5-8B1BF164ACDD}' (runs on registration).
  • UNWISE.EXE runs as a service named 'Browser System Enahncer' (671c50b0).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • UNWISE.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\Yahoo!\MESSEN~1\UNWISE.EXE'.

How do I remove Phlinx To Go?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista (SP2) 7%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows XP 13.33%
Windows 8 13.33%
Windows Vista 6.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 60.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.33%
Windows 7 Professional 6.67%
Windows 8 6.67%
Windows 8.1 6.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.00%
  Canada 8.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Dell 20.00%
Acer 20.00%
Toshiba 13.33%
Sahara 6.67%
Lenovo 6.67%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite T115D 6.67%
TOSHIBA Satellite P770 6.67%
LENOVO H215 6.67%
HP-Pavilion FK792AA-ABA a... 6.67%
Hewlett-Packard p6-2026 6.67%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.67%

About Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts (EA) is developer & publisher of video games who develops & publishes games under several labels including EA Sports titles, Irritate NFL, FIFA Soccer & NBA Jam.
Publisher URL: www.ea.com


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