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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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United States Rank #35,291
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It adds an extension to the user's Internet Explorer web browser. 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 main program executable is PokerStars.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 23.13 MB (24,254,804 bytes). PokerStarsUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 65% of users of TestPokerStars.com come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PokerStars.TEST
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\PokerStars.TEST\PokerStarsUninstall.exe" /C:TestPokerStars.com
Estimated size: 23.13 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TestPokerStars.com

Program executable:PokerStars.exe
Name:PokerStars Test
Test PokerStars GUI
Path:C:\Program Files\PokerStars.TEST\PokerStars.exe
Additional files:
  • PokerStars.exe (by PokerStars) - PokerStars Test (Test PokerStars GUI)
  • PokerStarsUpdate.exe (by PokerStars) - PokerStars (PokerStars Update)
  • PokerStarsUninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer Extension
  • PokerStarsUpdate.exe is installed as an Internet Explorer extension using the class {15105F6B-80FF-40d3-B239-AEC9E0E93ACD}.
Scheduled Task
  • PokerStarsUpdate.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{BFC6D765-612B-4949-9892-D01B5ED72D57}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • PokerStarsUpdate.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\PokerStars.NET\PokerStarsUpdate.exe'.

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Or, you can uninstall TestPokerStars.com 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 TestPokerStars.com, 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 TestPokerStars.com.

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Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win Vista (SP2) 4%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.22%
Windows XP 21.74%
Windows 8 8.70%
Windows Vista 4.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 18.18%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.64%
Windows 8 4.55%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.55%
Windows 7 Professional 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.52%
  Canada 9.68%
  Belgium 6.45%
  Finland 3.23%
  New Zealand 3.23%
  Germany 3.23%
  Czech Republic 3.23%
  Ireland 3.23%
  Lithuania 3.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 35.29%
Acer 23.53%
Hewlett-Packard 17.65%
ASUS 11.76%
Intel 5.88%
Gateway 5.88%
Common models
Dell Dimension E521 11.11%
ASUSTeK K55VJ 5.56%
ASUSTeK CM5571 5.56%
ASUS All Series 5.56%
Acer Predator G5910 5.56%
Acer Aspire 7715Z 5.56%


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