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5% remove it95% keep it
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Aktiver Norton Online Backup


Aktiver Norton Online Backup is a program developed by Symantec. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 NobuActivation.exe. The setup package is about 1.74 MB (1,827,086 bytes) when donwloaded. A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 7 (SP1). While about 83% of users of Aktiver Norton Online Backup come from the United States, it is also popular in Norway.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\Activation\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{C57BCDE1-7CB9-467D-B3BA-7E119916CDC1}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.74 MB
Language: Norwegian, Nynorsk (Norway)

Program filesFiles installed by Aktiver Norton Online Backup

Program executable:NobuActivation.exe
Name:Norton Online Backup
Norton Online Backup Service
Path:C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\Activation\NobuActivation.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • NobuActivation.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{968D5150-6596-4E72-BB66-C8EAF64AF650}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • NobuActivation.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'NortonOnlineBackupReminder' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\Activation\NobuActivation.exe" UNATTENDED.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • NobuActivation.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'NortonOnlineBackupReminder' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Norton Online Backup\Activation\NobuActivation.exe" UNATTENDED.

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Or, you can uninstall Aktiver Norton Online Backup 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 Aktiver Norton Online Backup, 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 Aktiver Norton Online Backup.

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

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

About Symantec

Symantec developers security software for business and consumers and helps customers protect their computers, information, identities and infrastructure by delivering software and services that address risks to security with various products such as Norton AntiVirus, Internet security, and anti-spyware products e.
Publisher URL: www.symantec.com


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