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Should I remove Macrium Reflect Free Edition?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,516
United States Rank #1,257
Reach 0.5317%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.82 days
466.71 days >
Average installed length: 245.22 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
6.1 5.63%
6.0 8.42%
5.3 19.62%
5.2 41.31%
5.1.5870 3.25%
5.1.5856 0.44%
5.1.5828 0.83%
5.1.5732 1.89%
5.1.5603 2.29%
5.1.5529 1.58%
5.1.5496 0.87%
5.1.5444 0.72%
5.1.5439 0.12%
5.1.5432 0.15%
5.1.5396 0.48%
5.1.5313 0.08%
5.1.5299 2.07%
5.0.5167 0.19%
5.0.5154 1.19%
5.0.5089 0.07%
5.0.4995 1.22%
5.0.4908 0.60%
5.0.4870 0.21%
5.0.4694 1.57%
5.0.4620 0.44%
5.0.4522 0.63%
5.0.4432 0.51%
5.0.4368 0.34%
5.0.4354 0.31%
5.0.4351 0.01%
5.0.4286 0.66%
5.0.4258 0.35%
5.0.4253 0.09%
5.0.4196 0.56%
5.0.4175 0.12%
5.0.4168 0.19%
5.0.4118 0.38%
5.0.4076 0.31%
5.0.4033 0.27%

Macrium Reflect Free Edition

What is Macrium Reflect Free Edition?  (from Paramount Software (UK))

Macrium Reflect Free Edition. An award winning disk cloning and imaging solution for free. Protect your personal documents, photos, music and e-mails. Upgrade your hard disk or try new operating systems in the safe knowledge that everything is securely saved in an easily recovered backup file. Macrium Reflect support...  Read more

Overview

Macrium Reflect Free Edition is a software program developed by Paramount Software (UK). The most common release is 5.2, 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 reflect.exe. The setup package generally installs about 44 files and is usually about 10.47 MB (10,975,744 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 56% of users of Macrium Reflect Free Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.macrium.com/default.aspx
Help link: www.macrium.com/help.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Windows\System32\drivers
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{C2BE642A-DEB1-435A-86D1-85EED72DE532}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 10.47 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Macrium Reflect Free Edition

Program executable:reflect.exe
Name:Macrium Reflect
Macrium Reflect Disk Imaging and Backup
Path:C:\Program Files\macrium\reflect\reflect.exe
MD5:eb85c144292736aae671e1d3ddffc5ae
Additional files:
  • psvolacc.sys - Volume Access Driver (Volume Access driver)
  • pssnap.sys (by Macrium Software) - pssnap Application (Backup image protection)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • reflect.exe is scheduled as a task named 'My Backup xml' (runs monthly on Fridays at 15:31).

How do I remove Macrium Reflect Free Edition?

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  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 Macrium Reflect Free Edition, 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 Macrium Reflect Free Edition.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 8.1 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#1,516

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.74%
Windows 8 33.16%
Windows XP 6.07%
Windows Vista 3.98%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Windows 8.1 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.55%
Windows 7 Professional 14.24%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.47%
Windows 8.1 9.87%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.08%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.04%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.63% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.63%
  United Kingdom 8.13%
  Germany 5.33%
  Canada 4.56%
  Italy 4.06%
  Australia 3.66%
  Netherlands 2.37%
  France 1.44%
  Belgium 1.18%
  Brazil 1.01%
  Spain 0.92%
  Sweden 0.91%
  Japan 0.75%
  DK 0.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.13%
Hewlett-Packard 23.49%
Acer 15.33%
ASUS 10.10%
GIGABYTE 9.75%
Toshiba 5.48%
Lenovo 3.47%
Intel 2.87%
Samsung 2.32%
Medion 1.80%
American Megatrends 1.27%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.05%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.83%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.91%
Dell XPS 8700 3.14%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.76%
Dell XPS 8300 2.22%

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