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Should I remove GuardianEdge Framework Client?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
United States Rank #32,654
Reach 0.0009%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 318.05 days
865.10 days >
Average installed length: 454.54 days


9.5.3 SP4 15.38%
9.5.3 15.38%
9.5.1 61.54%
9.5.0 7.69%

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GuardianEdge Framework Client


GuardianEdge Framework Client is a program developed by GuardianEdge Technologies. The most used version is 9.5.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software installer includes 49 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.guardianedge.com
Help link: www.guardianedge.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GuardianEdge\GuardianEdge Clients\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{7EDD1CCA-F75D-4DB2-A958-B2E83C840EAF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by GuardianEdge Framework Client

  • EPCL.dll - Encryption Plus Cryptographic Module (Encryption Library)
  • EPCL32.dll - Encryption library
  • AuthMaxWrapper.dll - GuardianEdge Removable Storage
  • CertLib.dll
  • EACommunicatorRSExt.dll - EAFRCliA Dynamic Link Library
  • EARSCliDBWrapper.dll - EARSCliDBWrapper Dynamic Link Library
  • GECommunication.dll - GuardianEdge Common Component (GECommunication Dynamic Link Library)
  • EACCL.dll - GuardianEdge Component (EACCL Dynamic Link Library)
  • EACommunicator.dll - GuardianEdge Framework (EAFRCliADSIComm Dynamic Link Library)
  • EACommunicatorFrmExt.dll - EAFRCliADSICommFrmExt Dynamic Link Library
  • EACommunicatorHDExt.dll - GuardianEdge Hard Disk (EAFRCliADSICommHDExt Dynamic Link Library)
  • EACommunicatorSrv.exe - EACommunicatorSrv Application
  • EACommunicatorSrvPS.dll - EACommunicatorSrvPS
  • EAECC.dll - EAECC Dynamic Link Library
  • EAFRCliDB.dll - EAFRCliDB Dynamic Link Library
  • EAFRCliDefrag.exe - EAFRCliDefrag Application
  • EAFRCliManager.exe - Provides GuardianEdge services for the Client Console.
  • EAFRCliMgr.dll - EAFRCliMgr Dynamic Link Library
  • EAFRCliNP.dll - EAFRCliNP Dynamic Link Library
  • EAFRCliPwdUser.dll
  • EAFRCliSso.dll - EAFRCliSso Dynamic Link Library
  • EAFrCliStringRes.dll - EAFrCliStringRes Dynamic Link Library
  • EAFRCliUserManagement.dll - EAFRCliUserManagement Dynamic Link Library
  • EAFRCliWinGUI.dll
  • EAFREventLog.dll - EAFREventLog Dynamic Link Library
  • EAFREventLogMsg.dll - EAMsgRes Dynamic Link Library
  • EAFrmInitialSettings.dll - EAFrmInitialSettings Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHDCliAutologon.dll - EAHDCliAutologon Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHDCliDBWrapper.dll - EAHDCliDBWrapper Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHDCliDumpFS.dll - EAHDCliDumpFS Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHDCliEAFS.dll - EAHDCliEAFS Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHDCliEncrypt.dll - EAHDCliEncrypt Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHDCliEncryptServer.dll - EAHDCliEncryptServer Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHDCliPwdUser.dll - EAHDCliPwdUser Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHDCliSSO.dll - EAHDCliSso Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHdCliStringRes.dll - EAHdCliStringRes Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHDCliXlat.dll - EAHDCliXlat Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHDEventLogMove.dll - EAHDEventLogMove Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHDEventLogMsg.dll - EAHDEventLogMsg Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHDInitialSettings.dll - EAHDInitialSettings Dynamic Link Library
  • EAHook.dll - EAHook Dynamic Link Library
  • EAPolicySync.dll - EAPolicySync Dynamic Link Library
  • EAUnregisterUsers.dll - EAUnregisterUsers Dynamic Link Library
  • FDE.dll - FDE Dynamic Link Library
  • GECad.exe
  • EACaseConverter.dll - GuardianEdge (EACaseConverter Dynamic Link Library)
  • EAFRCliManagerPS.dll - EAFRCliManagerPS Dynamic Link Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • EAFRCliManager.exe runs as a service named 'EAFRCliManager' (EAFRCliManager) "Provides GuardianEdge services for the Client Console.".

How do I remove GuardianEdge Framework Client?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 77%
Win XP 23%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.92%
Windows XP 23.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 53.85%
Microsoft Windows XP 23.08%
Windows 7 Enterprise 15.38%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.69%

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 53.85%
Hewlett-Packard 30.77%
Lenovo 15.38%
Common models
HP ProBook 6560b 7.69%
Dell OptiPlex 780 7.69%
Dell Latitude E5520 7.69%
Dell Latitude D630 7.69%
LENOVO 8744C9U 7.69%
Dell Vostro 3550 7.69%


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