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What percent of users and experts removed it?
62% remove it38% keep it
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Global Rank #9,790
United States Rank #6,656
Reach 0.0373%

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What is JustCloud?

JustCloud is part of the Just Develop It! group of Backup brands that offers web hosting and online backup services run by JDI Backup (the parent company to similar brands MyPCBackup, Backup Genie and ZipCloud). The software is distributed through bundled offers along with other potentially unwanted software through download sites such as freerip.com, etc.


Professional Cloud Storage from JustCloud is Simple, Fast and Unlimited. Just Cloud will automatically backup the documents, photos, music and videos stored on your computer, to the cloud so you are never without files again. Automatically sync files across computers. With Just Cloud, you decide which files and folders...  Read more


It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is justcloud.exe. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 47 files and is usually about 98.14 MB (102,905,285 bytes).
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Connects to a server over the Internet
  • Installs a Windows Service
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in JustCloud.
uninst.exe (97bb1d3477d05e4b45c9519c830ddf0f) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
SUPERAntiSpyware 10850 Trojan.Agent/Gen-FraudPack
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.12 HV_ZYX_BK08294A.TOMC
JustCloud has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: JustCloud
URL: www.justcloud.com
Help link: support.justcloud.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\justcloud
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\JustCloud\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 98.14 MB

Program filesFiles installed by JustCloud

Program executable:justcloud.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\justcloud\justcloud.exe
Additional files:
  • DEL_UnRegisterExtensions.exe (by mypcbackup.com) - UnRegisterExtensions
  • UnRegisterExtensions.exe (by mypcbackup.com)
  • Service Start.exe (by MyPCBackup.com) - MyPC Backup Service
  • Shared Stack.dll - Shared Stack
  • BackupStack.exe (by Just Develop It) - BackupStack (Backup Stack)
  • GetText.dll - GetText
  • MPCBIconOverlays.dll - Sync Icon Overlay Handler
  • Signup Wizard.exe
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • JustCloud.exe is scheduled as a task named 'LaunchApp' (runs monthly on Wednesdays at 1:09 AM).
  • BackupStack.exe runs as a service named 'Computer Backup (MyPC Backup)' (BackupStack) "This service is responsible for backing up your computer to a remote location.".
Network connections
  • BackupStack.exe connects to ec2-107-23-180-130.compute-1.amazonaws.com ( port 80).
  • BackupStack.exe connects to ec2-54-241-191-232.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com ( port 80).
  • BackupStack.exe connects to ec2-54-246-167-223.eu-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com ( port 80).
  • BackupStack.exe connects to ec2-107-23-176-87.compute-1.amazonaws.com ( port 80).
  • BackupStack.exe connects to ec2-54-236-3-173.compute-1.amazonaws.com ( port 80).
  • BackupStack.exe connects to ec2-54-243-55-68.compute-1.amazonaws.com ( port 80).
  • BackupStack.exe connects to LM3500.mypcbackup.com ( port 80).
  • BackupStack.exe connects to ec2-54-246-196-170.eu-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com ( port 80).
  • BackupStack.exe connects to ec2-54-236-3-170.compute-1.amazonaws.com ( port 80).
  • BackupStack.exe connects to ec2-54-236-3-175.compute-1.amazonaws.com ( port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:47.97 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0447180461%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.02234797%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.02237007%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:6,519,547
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:276.41 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:44.16 KB
105.02 KB average
Memory:61.08 MB
Total CPU:0.0003137445%
Kernel CPU:0.00008993%
User CPU:0.00022381%
CPU cycles/sec:8,046,978
I/O reads/min:45.97 KB
I/O writes/min:112.8 KB

How do I remove JustCloud?

You can uninstall JustCloud 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 JustCloud, 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 JustCloud.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win Server 2003 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 62%
Keep it 38%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.63%
Windows 10 23.23%
Windows Vista 7.74%
Windows XP 3.26%
Windows Server 2003 0.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.44%
Windows 7 Professional 12.07%
Windows 8 8.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.27%
Windows 8.1 6.31%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.15%
  United Kingdom 4.79%
  Canada 4.28%
  Italy 3.26%
  Australia 2.65%
  Germany 1.94%
  Spain 1.53%
  France 1.33%
  Brazil 1.02%
  Sweden 0.92%
  New Zealand 0.71%
  Ireland 0.61%
  Portugal 0.51%
  Israel 0.51%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.06%
Dell 21.98%
Acer 17.14%
Toshiba 9.27%
ASUS 7.26%
Lenovo 2.42%
Intel 2.02%
Samsung 1.61%
Sony 0.81%
Gateway 0.60%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.53%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.68%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.40%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.40%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.55%
Dell XPS 8500 2.13%

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kajover a year ago
JustCloud is a scam--run as fast as possible from them.