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Should I remove Acer Remote Files?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
25% remove it75% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,196
United States Rank #1,655
Reach 0.5782%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.08 days
503.97 days >
Average installed length: 264.80 days


1.02.3001 10.21%
1.02.2003 40.07%
1.02.2002 4.33%
1.01.2002 2.52%
1.00.3007 42.81%
1.00.3003 0.05%

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Acer Remote Files

What is Acer Remote Files?

Part of the Acer Cloud software for Windows 8.

About  (from Acer)

Acer Remote Files makes it easy to access files on your Windows PCs from any of your other devices over a wireless or mobile network, whenever you like. You can also upload files stored on your devices to your PC.


Acer Remote Files is a software program developed by Acer. The most common release is 1.00.3007, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 16 files and is usually about 14.32 MB (15,020,226 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 38% of users of Acer Remote Files come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\acer\remote files
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Acer\Remote Files\AcerRemoteFileSetup.exe -uninstall
Estimated size: 14.32 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Acer Remote Files

  • RemoteFilesMsg.exe - Acer Remote Files Message
  • ExplorerDataProvider.dll - Explorer Data Provider (Explore Data Provider)
  • RemoteFilesService.exe - Remote Files Service
  • AcerRemoteFileSetup.exe - Acer Remote Files
  • CacheMan.exe - CacheMan (Remote Files CacheMan)
  • CommLib.dll - CommLib
  • commlib.resources.dll
  • vld_x86.dll - Visual Leak Detector (Visual Leak Detector DLL)
  • zlib1.dll (by Zlib) - Zlib (Zlib: general purpose data compression / decompression library)
  • libcurl.dll
  • tag.dll

How do I remove Acer Remote Files?

You can uninstall Acer Remote Files 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 Acer Remote Files, 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 Acer Remote Files.

Uninstall it 25%
Keep it 75%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 99.02%
Windows 7 0.98%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 61.06%
Windows 10 Home 18.26%
Windows 8.1 Connected 7.98%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 6.46%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 1.95%
Windows 8.1 Connected Sin... 1.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.82%
  Italy 8.91%
  Germany 8.26%
  Canada 6.40%
  United Kingdom 6.36%
  France 5.30%
  Netherlands 2.87%
  Brazil 2.20%
  Australia 2.06%
  Spain 2.03%
  Belgium 1.54%
  Sweden 1.25%
  Norway 1.17%
  DK 0.87%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 99.64%
Hewlett-Packard 0.13%
Dell 0.11%
Lenovo 0.03%
Medion 0.03%
Toshiba 0.02%
American Megatrends 0.02%
ASUS 0.01%
Sony 0.01%
Common models
Acer E1-510 4.76%
Acer Aspire ES1-511 4.50%
Acer Aspire E1-572 4.45%
Acer Aspire E1-522 4.01%
Acer Aspire E5-571 3.93%
Acer Aspire XC-603G 3.75%

About Acer

Acer is a Taiwanese hardware and electronics corporation whose products include desktop and laptop computer PCs, tablet computers, servers, storage devices, displays, smartphones and peripherals.
Publisher URL: www.acer.com


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