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Should I remove LG CyberLink PowerBackup?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,352
United States Rank #3,239
Reach 0.1961%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.95 days
647.59 days >
Average installed length: 340.26 days


2.5.6023 32.95%
2.5.5529 59.02%
2.5.4511 8.04%

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LG CyberLink PowerBackup

What is LG CyberLink PowerBackup?  (from CyberLink)

The Safest Way to Protect Your Valuable Data. PowerBackup archives files, folders and application data, including or excluding files with advanced filtering. PowerBackup also schedules automatic backups for important data, restores data using the independent restorer utility, saves archiving time with Stream-to-Disc te...  Read more


LG CyberLink PowerBackup is a software program developed by CyberLink. The most common release is 2.5.5529, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named powerbackup.exe. The setup package generally installs about 24 files and is usually about 11.99 MB (12,571,884 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 46% of users of LG CyberLink PowerBackup come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.CyberLink.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CyberLink\PowerBackup
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{ADD5DB49-72CF-11D8-9D75-000129760D75}\Setup.exe" -uninstall
Estimated size: 11.99 MB

Program filesFiles installed by LG CyberLink PowerBackup

Program executable:powerbackup.exe
CyberLink PowerBackup
Path:C:\Program Files\cyberlink\powerbackup\powerbackup.exe
Additional files:
  • EvoParser.dll - Cyberlink Product Evolution Parser DLL
  • CBS.dll - Cyberlink Burning Service (CBS)
  • RestoreTool.exe - PowerBackup RestoreTool (CyberLink PowerBackup RestoreTool)
  • CLDrvChk.exe - CyberLink CLDrvChk (CLDrvChk)
  • PBKRC.dll - PowerBackup (CyberLink PowerBackup)
  • PBKScheduler.exe - PowerBackup Scheduler
  • HwCtrlMgr.dll - HwCtrlMgr

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PowerBackup.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D389DF2B-DAF0-48F5-A919-4BE94BC21A7E}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove LG CyberLink PowerBackup?

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

Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.02%
Windows 8 13.20%
Windows XP 12.76%
Windows Vista 4.84%
Windows Server 2003 0.15%
Windows 8.1 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.61%
Windows 7 Professional 15.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.55%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.67%
Windows 8.1 4.31%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.70% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.70%
  Germany 10.56%
  Canada 7.37%
  Australia 5.75%
  Japan 4.63%
  India 4.30%
  United Kingdom 1.96%
  Peru 1.90%
  South Africa 1.32%
  France 1.29%
  Hong Kong 1.26%
  Italy 1.05%
  New Zealand 0.78%
  Indonesia 0.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 16.32%
Dell 16.08%
Acer 15.46%
Intel 10.64%
ASUS 8.47%
Samsung 3.57%
Toshiba 3.03%
Lenovo 2.56%
American Megatrends 2.33%
Sahara 0.93%
Common models
ThirdWave Corporation Pri... 9.90%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.91%
MSI MS-7680 2.52%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 2.14%
HP Mini 210-1000 1.94%
Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3 1.94%

About CyberLink

CyberLink is a digital entertainment & multimedia products application whose products include video editing application, media middle application, a multimedia application suite, DVD authoring application, picture organizer & viewers & optical disc authoring application.
Publisher URL: www.cyberlink.com


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