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Should I remove Polar Bowler from WildGames?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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United States Rank #17,979
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07/27/2005 10:49 AM 98.65%

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Polar Bowler from WildGames

What is Polar Bowler from WildGames?

This is a trial version of the game that is installed with the Wild Tangent Game Center that has been pre-installed with the Compaq PC. Since the game is a trial and required paid WT coins for extended use it can be safely removed from the user's PC. The installed Game Center is required to run this game.


It is bundled and preinstalled with various Hewlett-Packard computers. The main program executable is polar.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 3.92 MB (4,105,421 bytes).

Polar Bowler from WildGames is pre-installed on the PC

Such software is installed by the manufacture when delivering the PC to the end user. Some pre-installed programs are considered bloatware as they are simply limited function trials, while others are required for proper PC operation.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: support.wildgames.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WildTangent\Apps\GameChannel\Games\023782E7-308A-4278-9762-947348D4DF34
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\WildTangent\Apps\GameChannel\Games\023782E7-308A-4278-9762-947348D4DF34\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 3.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Polar Bowler from WildGames

Program executable:polar.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\wildtangent\apps\gamechannel\games\023782e7-308a-4278-9762-947348d4df34\polar.exe
Additional files:
  • amsdk.dll
  • nsisdt.dll
  • Uninstall.exe
  • atl.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (ATL Module for Windows (ANSI))
  • msvcp60.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) C++ Runtime Library

How do I remove Polar Bowler from WildGames?

You can uninstall Polar Bowler from WildGames 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 Polar Bowler from WildGames (remove only), 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 Polar Bowler from WildGames.

Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 45.95%
Windows Vista 29.73%
Windows 10 12.16%
Windows XP 12.16%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.36%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 27.40%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.96%
Windows 10 Home 6.85%
Windows 7 Professional 5.48%
Windows 8.1 4.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

97.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 97.67%
  Canada 1.55%
  Italy 0.78%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 54.55%
Dell 15.15%
Acer 12.12%
Toshiba 6.06%
Gateway 4.55%
Intel 3.03%
Samsung 1.52%
Compaq 1.52%
Alienware 1.52%
Common models
HP-Pavilion FK555AA-ABA a... 2.82%
Dell Dell DM051 2.82%
Acer Aspire 5742 2.82%
Acer Aspire 5733Z 1.41%
Compaq-Presario RX897AA-A... 1.41%
Compaq-Presario NP230AA-A... 1.41%

About WildTangent

WildTangent provides branded game services for several PC manufacturers including Toshiba, Gateway, Samsung, HP, Dell,, Acer and Sony VAIO.
Publisher URL: www.wildtangent.com


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