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Water Bugs

What is Water Bugs?

Water Bugs is a casual PC video game distributed by PopCap Electronic Arts platform.

About  (from PopCap Games)

Rope off the game board to confine or destroy as many pests as you can. Meet your quota so you can move on to the next level, and capture extras for huge bonuses. Look out for lots of tricks along the way!


Water Bugs is a software program developed by PopCap Games. 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 setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 23.31 MB (24,441,377 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 37% of users of Water Bugs come from the United States, it is also popular in Philippines and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.popcap.com/games/waterbugs/pc
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Games for Windows\Water Bugs [PopCap]\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Games for Windows\Water Bugs [PopCap]\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 23.31 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Water Bugs

  • WaterBugs.dll - demo
  • bass.dll (by Un4seen Developments) - BASS
  • Uninstall.exe
  • WaterBugs.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • WaterBugs.dll is scheduled as a task with the class '{60C581B7-F016-4082-A64F-2BB475880263}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Water Bugs?

You can uninstall Water Bugs 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 Water Bugs [PopCap], 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 Water Bugs.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win XP 11%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.44%
Windows 10 19.44%
Windows XP 11.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.57%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.00%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.43%
Windows 10 Home 5.71%
Windows 8 Pro 5.71%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.21% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.21%
  Philippines 20.93%
  United Kingdom 9.30%
  Italy 4.65%
  Australia 2.33%
  Indonesia 2.33%
  Israel 2.33%
  India 2.33%
  MG 2.33%
  MM 2.33%
  Portugal 2.33%
  Romania 2.33%
  RS 2.33%
  Thailand 2.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 37.93%
Acer 27.59%
Dell 13.79%
ASUS 10.34%
Toshiba 3.45%
Sony 3.45%
Lenovo 3.45%
Common models
ASUSTeK K55VM 7.41%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 7.41%
HP Compaq 6720s 7.41%
Sony VPCEA36FG 3.70%
Qube Q-Intel-G31 3.70%

About PopCap Games

PopCap Games is a video game developer and publisher and owned by Electronic Arts. Its flagship title Bejeweled and like most games are available for Web and PC.
Publisher URL: www.popcap.com


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