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1% remove it99% keep it
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VersionDistribution 33.33% 16.67% 16.67% 16.67% 16.67%



Double-Take is a program developed by Vision Solutions. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 installer includes 25 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 44% of users of Double-Take come from the United States, it is also popular in BH and Mexico.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.visionsolutions.com
Help link: www.visionsolutions.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Vision Solutions\Double-Take\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{5572372D-7516-467F-A1BC-6995AB1C3481}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Double-Take

  • DoubleTake.exe - Double-Take (Double-Take Service for X64)
  • DTCounters.dll - Double-Take Extensible Counters DLL for X64
  • DTInfo.exe - Double-Take Software Information Tool
  • DTMesg.dll - Double-Take DTMesg DLL for 32-bit
  • DTMgmtCon.exe - Management Console for 32-bit
  • Dtssl.dll - SSL for DT
  • DTStat.exe - Double-Take Statistics Viewer for 32-bit
  • DTSubAgent.dll - Double-Take DTSubAgent for X64
  • ExceptionHandler_amd64.dll - Double-Take Exception Handler for X64
  • ExceptionHandler_i386.dll - Double-Take Exception Handler for 32-bit
  • ExchFailover.exe - Exchange Failover Utility for X64
  • fcc.exe - Failover Control Center for 32-bit
  • fx.dll - Double-Take file extensions for X64
  • LogViewer.exe - Double-Take LogViewer for 32-bit
  • OEMResource.dll - Double-Take OEM Resource DLL for 32-bit
  • repads.dll - Replicated Advertisement Resource for X64
  • repadvads.dll - Active Directory Server for X64
  • RSResource.dll - Double-Take RSResource for X64
  • SMTPMail.dll - SMTP Support for X64
  • snapshot.dll - VSS Snapshot Support for X64
  • dfo.exe (by Double-Take Software) - DFO

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • DoubleTake.exe runs as a service named 'Double-Take' (Double-Take) "Double-Take".

How do I remove Double-Take?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 8 17%
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 66.67%
Windows Vista 16.67%
Windows 8 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro 16.67%
Windows Server (R) 2008 S... 16.67%
Windows Web Server 2008 R... 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.44%
  BH 11.11%
  Mexico 11.11%
  Canada 11.11%
  Turkey 11.11%
  United Kingdom 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 66.67%
Dell 33.33%
Common models
Microsoft Corporation Vir... 40.00%
Dell OptiPlex 390 20.00%
HP Compaq 8100 Elite SFF ... 20.00%
HP Pro 3300 Series MT 20.00%


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