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Should I remove Slingo?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,694
United States Rank #11,795
Reach 0.0535%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.44 days
485.08 days >
Average installed length: 254.87 days

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What is Slingo?

Slingo is a PC video game produced by Oberon Mdeia and distributed by Iplay.

About  (from Oberon Media)

If slots and bingo got married (in Vegas, of course!) and had a child, this would be it. Slingo is a popular, addictive game that combines the excitement of slot machines, the fast-paced fun of bingo, and the brain-tickling challenge of wild-card strategy. Pack away your daubers, spin the wheels, and hope for a cherub,...  Read more


Slingo is a software program developed by Oberon Media. 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 slingo.exe. The setup package generally installs about 20 files and is usually about 12.75 MB (13,366,637 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 23% of users of Slingo come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.iplay.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MSN Games\Slingo
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\MSN Games\Slingo\Uninstall.exe" "C:\Program Files\MSN Games\Slingo\install.log"
Estimated size: 12.75 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Slingo

Program executable:slingo.exe
Name:Slingo ® Deluxe
Slingo ®
Path:C:\Program Files\msn games\slingo\slingo.exe
Additional files:
  • TimeProtect.dll - Oberon Media Time Protection Dll
  • Launch.exe - Oberon Media Game Launcher (Game Launcher)
  • GameShell.dll - Game Launcher
  • GDFShell.dll - GDFShell installs games to Vista Games Explorer

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Launch.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{0349BF30-2FE3-4A08-955C-938E00AB6A43}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Launch.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Asus\Game Park\Chicken Invaders 2\Launch.exe'.

How do I remove Slingo?

You can uninstall Slingo 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 Slingo, 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 Slingo.

Win 7 (SP1) 74%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 91.38%
Windows 10 5.59%
Windows Vista 2.27%
Windows XP 0.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 59.20%
Windows 7 Starter 26.98%
Windows 10 Home 5.15%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.34%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 0.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.42%
  Germany 10.67%
  United Kingdom 9.97%
  France 9.02%
  Italy 5.38%
  Canada 3.56%
  Spain 3.30%
  Brazil 3.12%
  Netherlands 2.34%
  Poland 2.17%
  Australia 2.08%
  Belgium 1.82%
  Sweden 1.82%
  Russia 1.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Samsung 85.10%
Acer 10.10%
Hewlett-Packard 2.45%
Dell 1.96%
ASUS 0.20%
Sahara 0.20%
Common models
Samsung R530/R730/R540 ... 13.60%
Samsung R540/R580/R780/SA... 10.44%
Samsung R530/R730 7.68%
Samsung N150P/N210P/N220P... 7.29%
Samsung R530/R730/P530 ... 6.60%
Samsung NC210/NC110 6.21%

About (from Oberon Media, Inc.)

Since 2003, we’ve successfully delivered personalized gaming experiences that engage, excite, and entertain millions of dedicated game players worldwide.
Publisher URL: www.oberon-media.com


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