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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,018
United States Rank #4,951
Reach 0.3792%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.14 days
299.10 days >
Average installed length: 157.15 days


VersionDistribution 30.54% 0.49% 0.04% 0.51% 0.23% 0.15% 11.09% 0.09% 0.04% 0.09% 0.08% 0.06% 0.02% 0.04% 0.06% 0.02% 1.05% 0.32% 0.08% 0.19% 0.24% 0.15% 0.13% 0.17% 0.06% 0.04% 7.24% 3.63% 1.86% 1.92% 0.90% 0.90% 0.04% 0.02% 0.71% 0.11% 0.04% 2.20% 0.11% 0.55% 0.19% 0.02% 0.02% 0.15% 0.11% 0.06% 1.47% 0.02% 0.28% 0.06% 0.26%
169 versions

Recover My Files

What is Recover My Files?  (from GetData)

Recover My Files data recovery software will recover deleted files emptied from the Windows Recycle Bin, or lost due to the format or corruption of a hard drive, virus or Trojan infection, unexpected system shutdown or software failure. Discover the new Recover My Files, the proven, best and safe path to data recover...  Read more


Recover My Files is a program developed by GetData. The most used version is, 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 main program executable is recovermyfiles.exe. The software installer includes 20 files and is usually about 9.48 MB (9,939,626 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 16% of users of Recover My Files come from the United States, it is also popular in Iran and DZ.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.getdata.com
Help link: support.getdata.com/?group=rmf
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GetData\Recover My Files\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\GetData\Recover My Files\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 9.48 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Recover My Files

Program executable:recovermyfiles.exe
Recover My Files
Path:C:\Program Files\getdata\recover my files v4\recovermyfiles.exe
Additional files:
  • ForensicImager.exe - Forensic Imager
  • GetDataDotNetWrapper.dll - GetData DotNet Wrapper
  • RecoverMyFiles - Copia.exe - Recover My Files
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • RMF_PDF.dll (by wpcubed GmbH) - WPViewPDF
  • CDB_WIN32.dll
  • WNASPI32.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • RecoverMyFiles.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DE7D4335-6A83-454C-AD39-3F326550A0B9}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Recover My Files?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.52%
Windows 8 18.32%
Windows XP 9.38%
Windows Vista 2.67%
Windows Server 2003 0.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 36.35%
Windows 7 Home Premium 15.90%
Windows 7 Professional 12.70%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.44%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.18%
Windows 8 Pro 3.47%

Distribution by countryGeography

15.65% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 15.65%
  Iran 13.27%
  DZ 8.26%
  MA 6.18%
  India 3.55%
  Egypt 3.33%
  IQ 3.18%
  Saudi Arabia 3.01%
  Turkey 2.55%
  United Kingdom 2.44%
  Germany 2.42%
  France 2.21%
  Canada 1.72%
  Italy 1.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.81%
Dell 24.41%
Acer 16.13%
ASUS 8.46%
Toshiba 7.82%
Lenovo 2.98%
Samsung 1.77%
Intel 1.67%
American Megatrends 0.91%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.68%
Dell Inspiron N5110 6.61%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.37%
Dell Inspiron N5010 3.78%
HP ProBook 4530s 2.69%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 2.18%

About (from GetData Pty Ltd)

GetData is a leading provider of end user software for data recovery, file recovery, computer forensics and file previewing.
Publisher URL: www.getdata.com


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