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Should I remove Reimage Express?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
44% remove it56% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,622
United States Rank #11,382
Reach 0.0350%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.68 days
108.56 days >
Average installed length: 57.04 days


VersionDistribution 15.83% 43.33% 22.22% 10.56% 5.00% 0.28% 0.28% 0.28% 0.56% 1.39% 0.28%

Reimage Express

What is Reimage Express?

Reimage is a PC optimization program that is supposed to increase the speed of computer by removing invalid entries the computer's registry. The trial version will perform a scan and identify issues while the user will need to unlock the software for a yearly auto-renewing subscription charge.

About  (from Reimage)

By emulating the human brain and automating the way software problems are identified and repaired, Reimage has redefined the very concept of PC repair. Reimage removes the guesswork in PC repair, removing the need for diagnostic decisions based on superficial symptoms. Reimage simultaneously studies every single soft...  Read more


The most used version is, 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 main program executable is reiexpresscontainer.exe. The software installer includes 12 files and is usually about 20.69 MB (21,693,797 bytes). ProtectorUpdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.reimage-express.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Reimage\Reimage Express
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Reimage\Reimage Express\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 20.69 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Reimage Express

Program executable:reiexpresscontainer.exe
Name:Reimage Express
Path:C:\Program Files\reimage\reimage express\reiexpresscontainer.exe
Additional files:
  • REI_Engine.dll - Reimage ActiveX (Reimage Engine)
  • ReiEngine.dll
  • ReiGuard.exe - Reimage Real Time Protection
  • ProtectorUpdater.exe - Reimage Protector Updater
  • ReimageReminder.exe - Reimage reminder (Reimage Reminder)
  • ReimageExpress.exe - Reimage Express (Reimage Express Downloader)
  • ReiScanner.exe - Reimage Scanner
  • uninst.exe - Reimage Express Installation Package

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • ReimageReminder.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Reimage Reminder' (runs daily).
  • ReimageExpress.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C7B5BBC2-419A-40A0-9DA6-A45632327877}' (runs on registration).
  • ReiGuard.exe runs as a service named 'Reimage Real Time Protection' (ReimageRealTimeProtection).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:5.61 MB
21.09 MB average
CPU cycles/sec:123,167
8,062,084 average

How do I remove Reimage Express?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 44%
Keep it 56%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.77%
Windows 8 25.21%
Windows Vista 7.48%
Windows XP 5.54%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.97%
Windows 8.1 13.97%
Windows 7 Professional 10.34%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.31%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 39.06%
  United Kingdom 7.76%
  Germany 5.41%
  France 4.94%
  Brazil 3.29%
  Canada 3.06%
  Italy 2.59%
  Australia 2.35%
  Belgium 1.88%
  Spain 1.88%
  Saudi Arabia 1.88%
  DZ 1.65%
  Greece 1.41%
  DK 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.32%
Acer 21.49%
Dell 20.61%
Toshiba 7.46%
ASUS 6.58%
Lenovo 5.26%
Samsung 4.39%
American Megatrends 1.32%
Gateway 0.88%
Intel 0.88%
Sahara 0.88%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.48%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 2.99%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.99%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.24%
Acer Aspire E1-571 2.24%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.24%


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