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Should I remove O&O AutoBackup Professional?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #41,100
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5.1.157 8.57%
5.0.134 5.71%
5.0.127 5.71%
5.0.104 2.86%
4.0.192 60.00%
4.0.181 17.14%

O&O AutoBackup Professional


O&O AutoBackup Professional is a program developed by O&O Software GmbH. The most used version is 4.0.192, 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). The software installer includes 18 files and is usually about 22.52 MB (23,612,272 bytes). ooliveupdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 68% of users of O&O AutoBackup Professional come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.oo-software.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\OO Software\AutoBackup\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{8E4D7ACE-5420-4EDB-81F8-0129C87A102E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 22.52 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by O&O AutoBackup Professional

  • Hardcodet.Wpf.TaskbarNotification.dll - O&O AutoBackup
  • log4net.dll
  • ooabag.exe - O&O AutoBackup (x64) VISTA+
  • ooabagrs.dll - O&O AutoBackup Resources (GER/x64)
  • ooabpro.exe - O&O AutoBackup (Any CPU)
  • ooabrwrs.dll - O&O AutoBackup Registration Wizard Resources (ENU) (x64)
  • ooabrwsu.dll - External Tools (x64)
  • ooabsurs.dll - O&O AutoBackup SplashUp Resources (ENU/x64)
  • ooliveupdate.exe - O&O LiveUpdate
  • oorwiz4.dll
  • oorwiz4r.dll
  • oosu.dll
  • System.Windows.Interactivity.dll
  • Xceed.Wpf.Toolkit.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ooabag.exe is scheduled as a task named 'OO AutoBackup {DB818937-55B3-4674-AC7D-D7926C368C7A}'.
  • ooabag.exe runs as a service named 'O&O AutoBackup' (OO AutoBackup) "O&O AutoBackup Service".

How do I remove O&O AutoBackup Professional?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.43%
Windows 8 45.71%
Windows Vista 2.86%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.71%
Windows 7 Professional 17.14%
Windows 10 Pro 14.29%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.57%
Windows 10 Home 8.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.50% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 67.50%
  United States 17.50%
  South Africa 5.00%
  Australia 2.50%
  Austria 2.50%
  Canada 2.50%
  United Kingdom 2.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard 20.83%
Acer 20.83%
ASUS 20.83%
Dell 8.33%
Intel 4.17%
Common models
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 7.69%
Shuttle Inc SP35 3.85%
Packard Bell ipower G3720 3.85%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 3.85%
MEDIONPC MS-7713 3.85%
MEDIONPC MS-7681 3.85%

About O&O Software GmbH

The company develops and sells software products for data management and security, the first product beingO&O Defrag.
Publisher URL: www.oo-software.com


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