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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #24,097
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 207.72 days

FILEminimizer Office

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What is FILEminimizer Office?  (from Balesio AG)

FILEminimizer Office - compress PowerPoint presentations, Word documents and Excel spreadsheets without changing the file formats. FILEminimizer Office reduces the size of PowerPoint, Word & Excel files by up to 98% using an intelligent compression technique which preserves the original file format and quality. The opt...  Read more


FILEminimizer Office is a software program developed by Balesio AG. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The setup package generally installs about 36 files and is usually about 7.59 MB (7,954,375 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 32% of users of FILEminimizer Office come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.balesio.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\FILEminimizer Office\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\FILEminimizer Office\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 7.59 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FILEminimizer Office

  • FILEMShell.exe - FILEMShell
  • FILEMExcel.dll - FILEminimizer Excel Add-In
  • FILEminimizer.exe - FILEminimizer
  • FILEMOL.dll - FILEminimizer Outlook Add-In
  • FILEMPower.dll - FILEminimizer PowerPoint Add-In
  • FILEMWord.dll - FILEminimizer Word Add-In
  • fileminimizer.dll
  • FILEMShell.dll
  • LNFM.dll
  • LNFMProc.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • FILEMShell.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'FILEminimizer' with a class of {92A94EB1-16E9-44D8-A98A-9C3CCE9B25E8}.

How do I remove FILEminimizer Office?

Quickly and completely remove FILEminimizer Office from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall FILEminimizer Office 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 FILEminimizer Office, 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 FILEminimizer Office.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.92%
Windows 10 30.88%
Windows XP 9.31%
Windows Vista 5.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.74%
Windows 7 Professional 14.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.40%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.41%
Windows 8.1 7.43%
Windows 10 Home 6.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.43%
  Germany 18.02%
  France 8.56%
  United Kingdom 4.50%
  Canada 4.05%
  Spain 2.70%
  Austria 2.25%
  Australia 1.80%
  Switzerland 1.80%
  Belgium 1.35%
  Indonesia 1.35%
  Israel 1.35%
  India 1.35%
  Italy 1.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.81%
Acer 22.86%
Dell 17.14%
ASUS 7.62%
American Megatrends 5.71%
Intel 4.76%
Lenovo 4.76%
Samsung 2.86%
Sony 1.90%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.73%
ASUS All Series 2.73%
Acer Aspire M1201 1.82%
Dell Inspiron 1545 1.82%
Dell XPS 8700 1.82%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 1.82%


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