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21% remove it79% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 173.48 days


6.7 100.00%

GiliSoft File Lock Pro 6.7

What is GiliSoft File Lock Pro?  (from Gilisoft International)

GiliSoft File Lock Pro is an upgraded version of old Gilisoft File Lock. It is a security software product that can restrict access to files folders and drivers: lock files, folders and drives; hide files folders and drives to make them completely invisible; or password protect files folders and drives. This is an effi...  Read more


GiliSoft File Lock Pro 6.7 is a software program developed by Gilisoft International. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. 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 31 files and is usually about 26.86 MB (28,161,993 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 19% of users of GiliSoft File Lock Pro come from the United States, it is also popular in Pakistan and Iran.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gilisoft.com/product-file-lock-pro.htm
Help link: www.GiliSoft.com/support.php
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GiliSoft\File Lock Pro\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\GiliSoft\File Lock Pro\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 26.86 MB

Program filesFiles installed by GiliSoft File Lock Pro 6.7

  • Encrypt2Go.exe - Gili File Lock Pro File Encryption (Encryption and Decryption File Explorer)
  • Encrypt.exe - GiliSoft File Lock Pro (GiliSoft File Lock Pro Function Server)
  • GiliDEcrypt.dll - GiliSoft File Lock Pro Plugin
  • GiliDEcryptG.exe - GiliSoft File Lock Pro GUI
  • Messages.dll - GiliSoft File Lock Pro Messages
  • FileLockAgent64.exe - GiliSoft File Lock (GiliSoft File Lock Helper)
  • SelfDecrypt.exe - Gili File Lock Pro (Gili File Lock Pro Self-Decrypter)
  • WinFLockerHelp.exe
  • FLService.exe
  • ArmAccess.dll
  • Commondll.dll - CommonDll Dynamic Link Library (CommonDll DLL)
  • DirMon.dll - DirMon Dynamic Link Library (DirMon DLL)
  • FileLock.dll (by winfilelock) - FileGuard Dynamic Link Library (FileGuard DLL)
  • FileLock.exe
  • FLClient.exe
  • FolderLockPlugin.dll - FileLockPlugin Module
  • FolderLockPlugin64.dll
  • GiliFileShell.dll - GiliFileShell Module
  • GiliFileShell64.dll
  • ISTask.dll (by Genry) - ISTask (ISTask for Inno Setup)
  • KernalUI.dll - KernalUI Dynamic Link Library (KernalUI DLL)
  • kernalui64.dll
  • LoaderElevator.exe
  • LoaderElevator64.exe
  • LoaderGFL.exe
  • magicskin.dll - MagicSkin Dynamic Link Library (MagicSkin DLL)
  • RestartExplorer.exe
  • SafeWipe.dll - SafeWipe Dynamic Link Library (SafeWipe DLL)
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • VE32.dll (by WinAbility┬« Software) - VistaElevator[TM] (VistaElevator Sample DLL)
  • VE64.dll (by WinAbility┬« Software)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Context Menu Handlers
  • GiliFileShell.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'Gili FileLock Pro' with a class of {58264032-9730-4ab3-BEA2-A6CE3EEF6080}.
  • GiliFileShell64.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'Gili soft64' with a class of {70DB8E3E-05F6-404D-856B-A47C556A53CE}.
2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • FolderLockPlugin64.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'FLockObj Class' with the class of {34EDF7FD-FD9B-420F-A701-CC2C081FB26C}.
  • FolderLockPlugin.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'FLockObj Class' with the class of {97F4988F-6D68-4abc-9F18-7B5AAFFDACE4}.
  • FLService.exe runs as a service named 'FLService' (FLService).
Startup File (User Run)
  • WinFLockerHelp.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Gili File Lock Helper' and executes as "C:\Program Files\GiliSoft\File Lock Pro\WinFLockerHelp.exe" CheckLockedFolder.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.8 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001974112%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00013882%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00005859%
0.015104% average
Memory:1.49 MB
Total CPU:0.0003882074%
Kernel CPU:0.00032930%
User CPU:0.00005891%
Memory:3.62 MB
Total CPU:0.0008839288%
Kernel CPU:0.00040128%
User CPU:0.00048265%
CPU cycles/sec:96,163
I/O reads/min:1.31 KB
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes

How do I remove GiliSoft File Lock Pro?

Quickly and completely remove GiliSoft File Lock Pro 6.7 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall GiliSoft File Lock Pro 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 GiliSoft File Lock Pro 6.7, 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 GiliSoft File Lock Pro.

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Win 8 36%
Win XP 8%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.00%
Windows 10 36.00%
Windows XP 8.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 32.00%
Windows 7 Professional 12.00%
Windows 8 Single Language 8.00%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 8.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

18.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 18.52%
  Pakistan 14.81%
  Iran 14.81%
  India 11.11%
  Singapore 7.41%
  RS 7.41%
  Indonesia 7.41%
  United Kingdom 7.41%
  Mexico 3.70%
  Venezuela 3.70%
  Netherlands 3.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.43%
Hewlett-Packard 21.74%
Lenovo 21.74%
ASUS 13.04%
Intel 4.35%
Acer 4.35%
Common models
LENOVO 20236 10.00%
Dell Inspiron N5010 10.00%
LENOVO IdeaPad Y460... 5.00%
Dell Inspiron 5520 5.00%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 5.00%
ASUSTeK X551CA 5.00%


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