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Should I remove eFileCabinet 5 Server?

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1% remove it99% keep it
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eFileCabinet 5 Server


eFileCabinet 5 Server is a software program developed by eFileCabinet, inc. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 setup package generally installs about 38 files and is usually about 71.57 MB (75,043,666 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.efilecabinet.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\eFileCabinet 5\Server\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{FB44D71B-A648-4887-B7C3-283CC01851FF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 71.57 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by eFileCabinet 5 Server

  • WindowsFormsHostArea.dll - WindowsFormsHostArea
  • efcServerDataAccess.dll - efcServerDataAccess
  • efcSystemTrayHelper.exe - efcSystemTrayHelper
  • efcServerService.exe - efcServerService
  • efcKillServices.exe - efcKillServices
  • efcServerDiscovery.dll - ServerDiscovery
  • efcServerWizard.exe - efcServerWizard
  • Hardcodet.Wpf.TaskbarNotification.dll (by hardcodet.net) - NotifyIcon WPF (NotifyIcon for WPF)
  • efcFtsService.exe - efcFtsService
  • efcServerCore.dll - efcServerCore
  • efcSystemTray.exe - efcSystemTray
  • efcConverter.dll - efcConverter
  • efcFtsCore.dll - efcFtsCore
  • efcWpfCore.dll - efcWpfCore
  • efcCore.dll - efcCore

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • efcServerService.exe runs as a service named 'eFileCabinet 5 Server' (eFileCabinet 5 Server) "The eFileCabinet server component.".
  • efcFtsService.exe runs as a service named 'eFileCabinet 5 Indexing' (eFileCabinet 5 Indexing) "The eFileCabinet indexing component.".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • efcSystemTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'eFileCabinet 5 System Tray' which loads as "C:\Program Files\eFileCabinet 5\Server\efcSystemTray.exe".

How do I remove eFileCabinet 5 Server?

Quickly and completely remove eFileCabinet 5 Server from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall eFileCabinet 5 Server 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 eFileCabinet 5 Server, 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 eFileCabinet 5 Server.

Win 7 (SP1) 91%
Win 8 9%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 90.91%
Windows 8 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 61.90%
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.81%
Windows 8.1 9.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.76%

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?
Dell 42.11%
Hewlett-Packard 42.11%
Sony 5.26%
Lenovo 5.26%
Intel 5.26%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 780 10.53%
Dell OptiPlex 7010 5.26%
Dell Inspiron 580 5.26%
BIOSTAR Group A780L3B 5.26%
Sony VPCS131FM 5.26%
LENOVO 20180 5.26%


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