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Should I remove Cloud File Backup Assistant?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
56% remove it44% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 27.00 days

Cloud File Backup Assistant


Cloud File Backup Assistant is a program developed by Cloud File Backup. 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 cloudfilebackupassistant.exe. The setup package is about 5.62 MB (5,888,268 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\cloud file backup
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Cloud File Backup\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 5.62 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Cloud File Backup Assistant

Program executable:cloudfilebackupassistant.exe
Name:Cloud File Backup
Scans your computer for total amount of files to backup.
Path:C:\Program Files\cloud file backup\cloudfilebackupassistant.exe
Additional files:
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • CloudFileBackupAssistant.exe is scheduled as a task named 'CloudFileBackupAssistant2' (runs daily at 9:00 PM).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • CloudFileBackupAssistant.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Cloud File Backup Assistant' which loads as C:\Program Files\Cloud File Backup\CloudFileBackupAssistant.exe.

How do I remove Cloud File Backup Assistant?

Quickly and completely remove Cloud File Backup Assistant from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Cloud File Backup Assistant 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 Cloud File Backup Assistant, 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 Cloud File Backup Assistant.

Win 8 53%
Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 56%
Keep it 44%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 52.63%
Windows 7 47.37%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 42.11%
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.84%
Windows 7 Professional 10.53%
Windows 8.1 Connected 10.53%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 47.37%
Dell 21.05%
Toshiba 10.53%
Acer 10.53%
ASUS 10.53%
Common models
HP 15 Notebook PC 10.53%
TOSHIBA Satellite L655 5.26%
TOSHIBA Satellite C50-B 5.26%
HP-Pavilion BQ467AA-ABA s... 5.26%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 5.26%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 5.26%


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