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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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VersionDistribution 25.00% 37.50% 12.50% 12.50% 12.50%

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AutoMate 6


AutoMate 6 is a program developed by Network Automation. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 main program executable is amem.exe. The software installer includes 37 files and is usually about 58.57 MB (61,411,266 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 81% of users of AutoMate 6 come from the United States, it is also popular in Belgium and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.networkautomation.com
Installation folder: C:\system utilities\automate
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{86273A7C-9524-433A-867A-281D02E92B04}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 58.57 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by AutoMate 6

Program executable:amem.exe
Name:AutoMate 6
AutoMate 6 Event Monitor
Path:C:\system utilities\automate\amem.exe
Additional files:
  • VAPIHelper.dll - AutoMate 6 Vista API Helper (Vista API Helper)
  • REEng.dll - AutoMate BPA Server (REEng)
  • AMTrigHk.dll - AutoMate 6 Hook (AutoMate Hook)
  • AMBASErr.dll - AutoMate 6 (Extension object for AutoMate 6 BASIC Engine)
  • AMBASFnc.dll - AutoMate function extensions for the AutoMate BASIC Engine
  • AMEngine.dll - AutoMate Task Interpreter Engine
  • AMEvnLog.dll - AutoMate 6 Message resource for Windows Event Viewer
  • AMTA.exe - AutoMate 6 Task Administrator
  • AMTask.exe - AutoMate 6 Task Process
  • AMTaskCm.exe - AutoMate 6 Console Task Process
  • AMTB.exe - AutoMate 6 Task Builder
  • AMTS.exe - AutoMate 6 Task Service
  • AMWIZREC.dll - AutoMate 6 Task Recorder Wizard
  • Chklck.exe - Returns state information about a desktop sesson for AMTS
  • [email protected] (by Polar Engineering and Consulting) - WinWrap Basic
  • [email protected] (by Polar Engineering and Consulting)
  • [email protected]
  • [email protected]
  • AM6Icns.dll
  • am6msg.dll
  • cdrvdl32.dll (by WCSC(www.wcscnet.com)) - COMM-DRV (COMM-DRV Low Level DLL)
  • cdrvhf32.dll (by WCSC(www.wcscnet.com)) - COMM-DRV High Level Function DLL
  • cdrvxf32.dll - COMM-DRV File Transfer DLL
  • DartVt.dll (by Dart Communications) - PowerTCP© Tools (PowerTCP VT Control)
  • libeay32.dll
  • PASSHIO.dll (by Zephyr) - PASSPORT Host Integration Objects
  • PassKmap.dll (by Zephyr) - PASSKMAP Dynamic Link Library (PassKMap)
  • PassTerm.ocx - PassTerm ActiveX Control Module (PASSPORT Terminal Control)
  • SNMPtrOID.dll
  • sqlite3.dll
  • ssleay32.dll
  • unacev2.dll (by ACE Compression Software) - UNACE - freeware ACE extraction component (UNACE Dynamic Link Library)
  • unrar.dll
  • Wb7ent.ocx
  • Wwb7_32.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • AMTS.exe runs as a service named 'AutoMate 6' (AutoMate6) "Enables tasks created using AutoMate to trigger automatically on this computer. If this service is stopped, AutoMate tasks will not be run at their scheduled times.".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • AMEM.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'AutoMate6' which loads as C:\Program Files\AutoMate 6\AMEM.exe.

How do I remove AutoMate 6?

You can uninstall AutoMate 6 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 AutoMate 6, 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 AutoMate 6.

Win Vista (SP2) 25%
Win XP 13%
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 37.50%
Windows Vista 25.00%
Windows 10 25.00%
Windows XP 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 12.50%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.50%
Windows 8 Enterprise 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

81.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 81.25%
  Belgium 6.25%
  France 6.25%
  Russia 6.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 28.57%
Hewlett-Packard 14.29%
Toshiba 14.29%
Dell 14.29%
ASUS 14.29%
Gateway 14.29%
Common models
Dell Latitude D820 12.50%
Acer Aspire 7741 12.50%
ASUSTek G60JX 12.50%
MSI MS-7636 12.50%
TOSHIBA Satellite P300 12.50%
HP-Pavilion GX613AA-ABA a... 12.50%


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