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1% remove it99% keep it
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AppAssure Agent

What is AppAssure Agent?  (from AppAssure Software)

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AppAssure Agent is a software program developed by AppAssure Software. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The setup package generally installs about 55 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Server 2003. While about 93% of users of AppAssure Agent come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.appassure.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AppRecovery\Agent\
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\AppRecoveryInstallerCache\Agent\NativeBootstrapper.exe" EXTERNALZIP=configuration.zip LANG=1033
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by AppAssure Agent

  • AaDiag.dll - AppAssure Replay (AppAssure Diagnostic Utilities)
  • AaDump.exe - Minidump Utility for Replay
  • AAMsg.dll - AAMsg Dynamic Link Library
  • AATevoLib.dll - AATevoLib Dynamic Link Library
  • AAUmLib.dll - Support library for Replay
  • AAZlib.dll - High performance data compression for Replay
  • ippsem64t-5.3.dll (by Intel) - ippSP. Intel® Integrated Performance Primitives. Signal Processing. (ippsem64t-5.3.dll is the ippSP dispatcher)
  • ippsm7-5.3.dll (by Intel) - ippsm7-5.3.dll is an ippSP dynamic library
  • ippsmx-5.3.dll - ippsmx-5.3.dll is an ippSP dynamic library
  • ippdcem64t-5.3.dll - ippDC. Intel® Integrated Performance Primitives. Data Compression. (ippdcem64t-5.3.dll is the ippDC dispatcher)
  • ippdcm7-5.3.dll - ippdcm7-5.3.dll is an ippDC dynamic library
  • ippdcmx-5.3.dll - ippdcmx-5.3.dll is an ippDC dynamic library
  • ippdcu8-5.3.dll - ippdcu8-5.3.dll is an ippDC dynamic library
  • ippscu8-5.3.dll - ippSC. Intel® Integrated Performance Primitives. Speech Codecs. (ippscu8-5.3.dll is an ippSC dynamic library)
  • ippcoreem64t-5.3.dll - core. Intel® Integrated Performance Primitives. Core Library. (ippem64tcore-5.3.dll is the core dynamic library)
  • Containers.Implementation.dll (by Dell) - AppAssure Containers.Implementation (Containers.Implementation)
  • Localization.Base.Contracts.dll (by Dell) - AppAssure Localization.Contracts (Localization.Contracts)
  • Containers.Contracts.dll - AppAssure Containers.Contracts (Containers.Contracts)
  • Agent.UpdateBootstrapper.exe - AppAssure Update Bootstrapper (Update Bootstrapper)
  • Common.Management.dll - AppAssure Common (Common)
  • Ionic.Zip.Reduced.dll (by Dino Chiesa) - DotNetZip Library (Ionic's Zip Library (Reduced))
  • Logging.dll - AppAssure Logging (Logging)
  • Common.Contracts.dll - AppAssure Common
  • Common.Implementation.dll
  • Agent.Contracts.dll - AppAssure Agent (Agent)
  • Agent.Implementation.dll
  • Agent.Management.dll
  • Agent.Service.exe
  • Castle.Windsor.dll (by Castle Project) - Castle.Windsor (Castle.Windsor 2.5.3 for .NETFramework v4.0)
  • Ioc.dll - AppAssure Ioc (Ioc)
  • Castle.Core.dll (by Castle Project) - Castle.Core (Castle.Core for .NETFramework v4.0 Client Profile)
  • DiscUtils.dll - DiscUtils
  • Gibraltar.Agent.dll (by eSymmetrix) - Gibraltar (Gibraltar Agent)
  • Gibraltar.Agent.Web.dll (by eSymmetrix) - Gibraltar Agent for ASP.NET
  • Gibraltar.Packager.exe - Packager
  • AlphaVSS.52.x64.dll (by Alphaleonis) - AlphaVSS (Alphaleonis Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service .NET Library)
  • AlphaVSS.60.x64.dll (by Alphaleonis)
  • AlphaVSS.Common.dll - AlphaVSS.Common
  • Agent.NativeWrapper.dll
  • C5.dll - C5: Copenhagen Comprehensive Collection Classes for CLI
  • Common.Client.dll
  • Common.NativeWrapper.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • Agent.Service.exe runs as a service named 'AppAssure Agent Service' (AppAssureAgent) "AppAssure Agent Service".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Agent.Service.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\AppRecovery\Agent\Agent.Service.exe'.

How do I remove AppAssure Agent?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 90%
Win Server 2003 10%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 90.00%
Windows Server 2003 10.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 40.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 20.00%
Microsoft Windows Server ... 10.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.00%
Windows Server 2008 R2 En... 10.00%
Windows Server 2008 R2 St... 10.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.59%
  United Kingdom 3.70%
  Italy 3.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 44.44%
Intel 22.22%
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
Lenovo 11.11%
Common models
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 22.22%
HP ZBook 15 G2 11.11%
LENOVO 4270CTO 11.11%
Dell PowerEdge R720 11.11%
Dell Inspiron 530 11.11%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 11.11%


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