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Should I remove Sandstone Player?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #40,941
United States Rank #26,551
Reach 0.0025%


VersionDistribution 5.71%
2.7.51791.255 31.43%
2.7.49938.245 14.29%
2.7.47510.240 2.86%
2.6.37699.228 17.14%
2.6.35072.220 14.29%
2.6.31479.187 5.71%
2.6.30977.32 2.86%
2.5.24322.149 2.86%
2.4.22944.44 2.86%

Sandstone Player


Sandstone Player is a program developed by Muzzy Lane. The most used version is 2.7.51791.255, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 28 files and is usually about 7.48 MB (7,839,184 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 76% of users of Sandstone Player come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: muzzylane.com/sandstone
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Muzzy Lane Software\Sandstone Player
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Muzzy Lane Software\Sandstone Player\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 7.48 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Sandstone Player

  • npSandstonePocketAlreadyPlaying.dll - Sandstone Pocket Already Playing
  • ml-barney-1_43.dll - Muzzy Lane Common C++ Library (Barney XML Parsing System DLL)
  • ml-barney-1_45.dll
  • ml-mlcommon-1_43.dll - Muzzy Lane Common Library DLL
  • ml-mlcommon-1_45.dll
  • npSandstoneUpdatePlayable.dll - Sandstone Update Playable (Sandstone Playable Updater)
  • npSandstoneVersionCheck.dll - Sandstone Version Check (Sandstone Version Checker)
  • sandstone.dll - Sandstone Game Platform (Sandstone Core DLL)
  • sandstone_content_librarian.exe - Sandstone Content Librarian
  • sandstone_game_client.exe - Sandstone Game
  • sandstone-barney-2_6.dll - Sandstone Barney XML Parsing System DLL
  • sandstone-mlcommon-2_6.dll - Sandstone Common Core DLL
  • npSandstonePlayer.dll - Sandstone Player
  • npSandstonePocket.dll - Sandstone Pocket
  • uninstall.exe - Sandstone Game Player Browser Plugin
  • boost_date_time-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_filesystem-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_iostreams-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_system-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_thread-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • libzmq.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • npSandstonePlayer.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npSandstonePlayer.dll'.
4 Mozilla Plugins
  • npSandstonePlayer.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'Sandstone Player' with a plugin key of '@muzzylane.com/SandstonePlayer' for all users of the PC.
  • npSandstoneVersionCheck.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'muzzylane.com/SandstoneVersionCheck' with a plugin key of 'muzzylane.com/SandstoneVersionCheck' for all users of the PC.
  • npSandstoneUpdatePlayable.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'muzzylane.com/SandstoneUpdatePlayable' with a plugin key of 'muzzylane.com/SandstoneUpdatePlayable' for all users of the PC.
  • npSandstonePocket.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'muzzylane.com/SandstonePocket' with a plugin key of 'muzzylane.com/SandstonePocket' for all users of the PC.

How do I remove Sandstone Player?

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

How do I reset my web browser?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win Vista (SP2) 9%
Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.86%
Windows 8 28.57%
Windows Vista 8.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.86%
Windows 8.1 20.00%
Windows 7 Professional 11.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.57%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.57%
Windows 8 5.71%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.00%
  Australia 8.00%
  Canada 6.00%
  Switzerland 4.00%
  Singapore 2.00%
  Mexico 2.00%
  United Kingdom 2.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 34.38%
Dell 15.63%
Acer 12.50%
Toshiba 12.50%
Samsung 9.38%
ASUS 6.25%
Lenovo 6.25%
Common models
Samsung 550P5C/550P7C 6.06%
HP G62 Notebook PC 3.03%
Gigabyte Z68AP-D3 3.03%
ASUSTeK K54C 3.03%
LENOVO 20266 3.03%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.03%


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