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Should I remove TOSHIBA Game Console?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #16,452
United States Rank #8,024
Reach 0.0157%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.26 days
509.25 days >
Average installed length: 267.57 days

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TOSHIBA Game Console

What is TOSHIBA Game Console?

TOSHIBA Games is the Hewlett-Packard branded version of the WildTangent game center that is pre-installed with many TOSHIBA PCs. During pre-install it includes several WT games already loaded on to the PC for instant trial play. If you do not play WildTangent games or do not wish to use the trail versions you may uninstall this software.

About  (from WildTangent)

WildTangent operates a cross-device games service that allows consumers around the world to access games through our convenient WildTangent Games App. Fueled by our digital currency, WildCoins, and a proprietary ad platforms including, BrandBoost, the service delivers the most cost-efficient way to play games. Consumer...  Read more


It is typically pre-installed with most new Toshiba computers. 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. The primary executable is named gameconsole.exe. The setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 2.52 MB (2,645,135 bytes).

This program is pre-installed on the PC

Pre-installed software such as this is usually included by default on the manufacturer's PC. Many OEM (original equipment manufacture) software that is included with a new PC is useful and in many cases required for the PC to function properly as in the case of various software drivers. However, some pre-installed software is optional and can be safely removed.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.wildtangent.com
Help link: support.wildgames.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WildTangent\Apps\TOSHIBA Game Console
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\WildTangent\Apps\TOSHIBA Game Console\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 2.52 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TOSHIBA Game Console

Program executable:gameconsole.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\wildtangent\apps\toshiba game console\gameconsole.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe - WildTangent ORB Game Console
  • GameConsole-wt.exe - Game Console (GameConsole)
  • DRM0302.dll - DRM3 Module (WildTangent DRM Module)
  • GameConsoleService.exe - GameConsole (GameConsoleService)
  • WTHk.dll - WTHk

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • GameConsoleService.exe runs as a service named 'GameConsoleService' (GameConsoleService) "GameConsole management services".

How do I remove TOSHIBA Game Console?

You can uninstall TOSHIBA Game Console 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 TOSHIBA Game Console, 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 TOSHIBA Game Console.

Win Vista (SP2) 70%
Win 7 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 86.77%
Windows 7 7.42%
Windows XP 4.84%
Windows 10 0.97%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 70.87%
Windows Vista Home Basic 11.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.85%
Windows 7 Home Premium 4.85%
Windows Vista Ultimate 4.21%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.94%

Distribution by countryGeography

95.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 95.90%
  Australia 0.37%
  Brazil 0.37%
  Canada 0.37%
  Colombia 0.37%
  United Kingdom 0.37%
  Iran 0.37%
  Philippines 0.37%
  AF 0.19%
  Argentina 0.19%
  BA 0.19%
  Croatia 0.19%
  Indonesia 0.19%
  MZ 0.19%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 99.03%
Hewlett-Packard 0.65%
Acer 0.32%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite A135 39.45%
TOSHIBA Satellite A215 14.19%
TOSHIBA Satellite P205 11.76%
TOSHIBA Satellite A205 8.65%
TOSHIBA Satellite P105 8.30%
TOSHIBA Satellite U305 3.11%

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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