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Should I remove WildTangent Web Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
18% remove it82% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,290
United States Rank #8,732
Reach 0.0230%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.21 days
566.61 days >
Average installed length: 297.71 days

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WildTangent Web Driver

What is WildTangent Web Driver?  (from WildTangent)

Unlike other game platforms, the Web Driver interfaces with DirectX, taking full advantage of 3D hardware acceleration to scale content at an optimal level and rate. This allows users to experience the highest quality of graphics and rich game play regardless of the speed of their computer processors or Internet connec...  Read more


WildTangent Web Driver is a program developed by WildTangent. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 main program executable is GameDrvr.exe. The software installer includes 26 files and is usually about 1.03 MB (1,077,793 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 72% of users of WildTangent Web Driver come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\windows\wt\updater
Uninstaller: C:\Windows\wt\updater/wcmdmgr -uninstall wtwebdriver
Estimated size: 1.03 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WildTangent Web Driver

Program executable:GameDrvr.exe
Name:WildTangent Game Loader
WildTangent Automatic Update Manager
Path:C:\Program Files\wildtangent\apps\cda\GameDrvr.exe
Additional files:
  • wtisa.dll - Information Services Application (Information Services Client)
  • wcmdmgr.exe - WildTangent Updater Service (wcmdmgr)
  • wcmdmgrl.exe - Wild Tangent wcmdmgrl (wcmdmgrl)
  • wtcpl.dll - Wild Tangent wtcpl (wtcpl)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • wcmdmgrl.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Wild Tangent wcmdmgrl' (runs weekly on Mondays at 10:00:00).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • wcmdmgrl.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'wcmdmgr' which loads as C:\Windows\wt\updater\wcmdmgrl.exe -launch.

How do I remove WildTangent Web Driver?

You can uninstall WildTangent Web Driver 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 WildTangent Web Driver, 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 WildTangent Web Driver.

Win 7 (SP1) 37%
Win Vista 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 40.53%
Windows XP 35.24%
Windows Vista 17.40%
Windows 10 6.83%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 34.78%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.37%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 14.19%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.61%
Windows 7 Professional 4.81%
Windows 7 Starter 3.20%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 72.06%
  Canada 2.38%
  Germany 2.22%
  United Kingdom 2.22%
  Mexico 1.75%
  France 1.59%
  Brazil 1.11%
  India 1.11%
  Italy 1.11%
  Colombia 0.95%
  Argentina 0.79%
  Hungary 0.79%
  Romania 0.63%
  Spain 0.63%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.31%
Dell 22.71%
Acer 10.51%
Toshiba 9.15%
Intel 3.73%
American Megatrends 3.39%
Sahara 3.39%
Gateway 2.71%
ASUS 2.03%
Lenovo 1.02%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.71%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.36%
Dell Dell DM051 2.68%
Dell MM061 2.68%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2C 2.01%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 2.01%

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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