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Should I remove PileFile reminder?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
83% remove it17% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #25,653
Reach 0.0066%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 2.96 days
87.46 days >
Average installed length: 45.95 days

PileFile reminder

What is PileFile reminder?

PileFile Reminder is an adware program that integrates into the user's web browsers (IE, Chrome, Firefox) and will perform a number of functions mostly designed to generate advertising supported or affiliate revenue. In order to do so the program will display a number of different ad formats by injecting the ads directly in the user's browser based on either the activity of the user's past and present behavior or based on the context of the web page. Ads are displayed as banners, text-links, search related adverts or in many cases malvertising in order to get a user to download and install additional software, mostly bundled adware. This adware will also track and report back the user's surfing behavior including web pages and domains visited as well as the advertisements displayed and clicked. Typically it comes bundled with free applications from the Internet through a bundles offer for free software including video utilities or for updates.


The primary executable is named cs1_6.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package is about 5.21 MB (5,458,000 bytes) when donwloaded.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Delivers various 'optional' bundled software during install
  • Displays unwanted advertisements
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in PileFile reminder.
cs1_6.exe (a40d66022b834727a37c50a6aab5f04d) has been flagged by the following 19 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 1019 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.126981
Agnitum Outpost 7.1.1 Trojan.DR.Agent
Avira AntiVir ADWARE/Adware.Gen
AVG 2015.0.3497 Downloader.Generic13
Baidu-International Trojan.Win32.BundleInstaller.D
Bitdefender Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.126981
Dr.Web Adware.Downware.2160
Emsisoft Anti-Malware Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.126981
ESET-NOD32 8.9676 a variant of Win32/BundleInstaller.D
F-Secure 11.2014-22-04_3 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.126981
G Data 14.4.24 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.126981
Microsoft Security Essentials 1.10401 TrojanDownloader:Win32/Clikug.A
MicroWorld-eScan Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.126981
Panda Antivirus Trj/Genetic.gen
Rising Antivirus PE:Malware.Adware!6.17C6
Sophos 4.98 Generic PUA MJ
Symantec 4/22/2014 rev. 3 Trojan.ADH
Vba32 AntiVirus TrojanDropper.Agent
VIPRE Antivirus 28234 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
       View all 19 all detections
PileFile reminder has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.products-placement.com
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\WebEx
Uninstaller: \C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Temp\Download_5D4B\cs1_6.exe\ --uninstallReminder
Estimated size: 5.21 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PileFile reminder

Program executable:cs1_6.exe (Malware detected)
Additional files:
  • ieatgpc.dll (by Cisco WebEx) - WebEx Download Module (Download Manager)
  • atcliun.exe (by Cisco WebEx) - atcliun

How do I remove PileFile reminder?

You can uninstall PileFile reminder 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 PileFile reminder, 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 PileFile reminder.
  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) 52%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 83%
Keep it 17%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.41%
Windows 10 29.77%
Windows Vista 3.82%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 36.64%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.32%
Windows 8.1 11.45%
Windows 7 Professional 6.87%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.11%
Windows 8 4.58%

Distribution by countryGeography

15.04% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 15.04%
  Spain 6.77%
  Brazil 4.51%
  Mexico 4.51%
  United Kingdom 4.51%
  Romania 3.76%
  Netherlands 3.76%
  India 3.01%
  Canada 3.01%
  Lithuania 3.01%
  MK 2.26%
  RS 2.26%
  Australia 2.26%
  Argentina 2.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 36.67%
Hewlett-Packard 25.56%
Dell 12.22%
ASUS 8.89%
Samsung 4.44%
Toshiba 2.22%
American Megatrends 2.22%
Gateway 1.11%
Common models
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 2.08%
Acer Aspire V3-771 2.08%
Gigabyte Tecohnology Co.,... 2.08%
Acer Aspire X3950 2.08%
Acer Aspire X1700 1.04%
Acer Aspire X1420 1.04%


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