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Should I remove Windows CloudGet?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
74% remove it26% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #48,358
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.50 days
575.14 days >
Average installed length: 302.19 days


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Windows CloudGet

What is Windows CloudGet?

Windows CloudGet is adware that displays Korean ads through a users computer.


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 main program executable is clgsvu.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 897.96 KB (919,514 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 78% of users of Windows CloudGet come from Korea, it is also popular in the United States and Canada.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Installs a Windows Service
  • The wisdom of the crowd agrees, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Windows CloudGet.
clgsvr.exe (8cbc270329c10df442d25822e78bd3de) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AhnLab-V3 2013.11.03 Win-PUP/Helper.CloudGet.51832
Malwarebytes v2014.11.21.09 Adware.KorAd
Symantec 11/21/2014 rev. 6 WS.Reputation

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Windows CloudGet
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\windows cloudget
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Windows CloudGet\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 897.96 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Windows CloudGet

Program executable:clgsvu.exe
Name:Windows CloudGet
Path:C:\Program Files\windows cloudget\clgsvu.exe
Additional files:
  • clgsve.exe - Windows CloudGet
  • clgsvp.exe
  • clgsvr.exe
  • uninstall.exe
  • clgnsve.exe
  • clgsvlw.exe
  • wncgsve.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • clgsvr.exe runs as a service named 'Windows CloudGet Service' (clgsvr32) "Windows CloudGet Service".

How do I remove Windows CloudGet?

You can uninstall Windows CloudGet 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 Windows CloudGet, 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 Windows CloudGet.
  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) 68%
Win 7 3%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 74%
Keep it 26%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.97%
Windows 10 25.81%
Windows XP 3.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.71%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.81%
Windows 8 12.90%
Windows 8.1 9.68%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.23%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.23%

Distribution by countryGeography

78.13% of installs come from Korea
Which countries install it?
  Korea 78.13%
  United States 12.50%
  Canada 3.13%
  Kazakstan 3.13%
  Taiwan 3.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Samsung 33.33%
ASUS 27.78%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Acer 11.11%
Toshiba 5.56%
American Megatrends 5.56%
Common models
HP Compaq 8100 Elite SFF ... 8.00%
Samsung 770Z5E/780Z5E 8.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite L775 4.00%
Samsung RC410/RC510/RC710... 4.00%
Samsung 900X3C/900X3D/900... 4.00%


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