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Should I remove Macrium Reflect Server Plus Edition?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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6.1 37.50%
6.0 43.75%
5.3 18.75%

Macrium Reflect Server Plus Edition


Macrium Reflect Server Plus Edition is a program developed by Paramount Software (UK). The most used version is 6.0, 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. 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). When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is reflect.exe. The software installer includes 23 files and is usually about 130.24 MB (136,563,550 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 62% of users of Macrium Reflect Server Plus Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.macrium.com/default.aspx
Help link: www.macrium.com/help.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\macrium\reflect
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Macrium\Reflect\xReflect.exe
Estimated size: 130.24 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Macrium Reflect Server Plus Edition

Program executable:reflect.exe
Name:Macrium Reflect
Macrium Reflect Disk Imaging and Backup
Path:C:\Program Files\macrium\reflect\reflect.exe
Additional files:
  • RContextMenu.dll - Macrium Reflect Shell Extension Context Menu (Reflect Shell Extension Context Menu)
  • RShellEx.dll - Macrium Reflect Shell Extensions
  • ReflectService.exe - Reflect Service Application (Reflect Service - Enables mounting of images)
  • ImgToVHD.exe - Macrium ImgToVHD
  • AESDll.dll - Macrium Reflect (Macrium Reflect AESDll)
  • Message.dll - Macrium Reflect Disk Imaging and Backup
  • MessageSvr.dll
  • PersistentImageFile.dll - Macrium Reflect Persistent Image File
  • WAIKFiles25x64.exe - Macrium Reflect Disk Imaging and Backup WAIK Files
  • WAIKFiles25x86.exe
  • xReflect.exe - xReflect (Reflect uninstaller)
  • vssfix.exe - ComFix (Repair COM+ installation)
  • vssfixx64.exe
  • VSSSvr.dll - VSSSvr Dynamic Link Library (Volume Shadow Copy Dynamic Link Library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • RContextMenu.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'ReflectShellExt' with a class of {DEBB9B79-B3DD-47F4-9E5C-EA6975BAB611}.
Scheduled Task
  • Reflect.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Macrium-Backup-{941CCE8D-6EB3-4F35-BBDC-D417C1B08A65}' (runs daily at 23:30).
  • ReflectService.exe runs as a service named 'Macrium Reflect Image Mounting Service' (ReflectService.exe) "Macrium Reflect Scheduling Services".

How do I remove Macrium Reflect Server Plus Edition?

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Or, you can uninstall Macrium Reflect Server Plus Edition 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 Macrium Reflect Server Plus 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 Server Plus Edition.

Win 8 69%
Win 7 (SP1) 31%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 68.75%
Windows 7 31.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 25.00%
Windows 10 Home 18.75%
Windows 7 Professional 18.75%
Windows 10 Enterprise 6.25%
Windows 10 Pro N 6.25%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.54% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.54%
  Italy 11.54%
  Germany 3.85%
  France 3.85%
  United Kingdom 3.85%
  MK 3.85%
  Philippines 3.85%
  Poland 3.85%
  Russia 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 33.33%
Dell 22.22%
Toshiba 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard 11.11%
Acer 11.11%
American Megatrends 11.11%
Common models
MSI MS-7721 10.00%
MSI MS-7672 10.00%
MSI MS-7592 10.00%
HP ENVY 17 Notebook PC 10.00%
Dell Precision WorkStatio... 10.00%


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