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Active File Recovery Professional

What is Active File Recovery Professional?  (from Active Data Recovery Services)

Active@ File Recovery Professional package also includes integrated Disk Editor (HexViewer; a utility for low-level data inspection), Active@ Partition Recovery (a tool used to recover deleted or damaged volumes), and Active@ File Organizer (a utility to organize/rename files after a catastrophic data loss).


Active File Recovery Professional is a software program developed by Active Data Recovery Services. 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 setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 19.77 MB (20,733,563 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). While about 83% of users of Active File Recovery Professional come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.file-recovery.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Active File Recovery Professional
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Active File Recovery Professional\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\Active File Recovery Professional\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"
Estimated size: 19.77 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Active File Recovery Professional

  • install.exe (by LSoft Technologies Inc) - Active@ File Recovery Professional (Active@ File Recovery restores deleted files & damaged disks)
  • uninstall.exe (by Indigo Rose) - Setup Factory Runtime (Setup Application)
  • lua5.1.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D421D11A-6221-4BF6-8F93-2187C1DFFE7D}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Active File Recovery Professional?

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

Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%
Windows 7 (SP1)
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

83.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 83.33%
  Canada 16.67%


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